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Truck Driver - CDL Class B/Touch Freight - Penske Logistics - Full Time

Penske - Laurel, MD

Posted on 06/12/19 (Ref: MDyTAWCz6r)

Truck Driver - CDL Class B/Touch Freight - Penske Logistics - Laurel, MD - Penske

Position Summary:
Looking for a great career? Penske Logistics is ranked among America's Best Employers by Forbes magazine

Drive Like a Champion! Earn up to $60,000 per year
Why Penske?
  • Excellent Benefit Package including Retirement Plan
  • We will cover your COBRA to receive benefits on day one!
  • Home Daily
  • Hourly Pay
  • Class B Straight Truck Deliveries
  • Drive New Equipment

Route/Activity - Truck drivers are responsible for picking up and delivering auto parts/supplies to retail stores in MD, VA and DE. Routes average 225 miles and 10 stops per day. Home every day after deliveries, no backhauls but will pick up returns from customer delivery sites. Manual pallet jack and handcarts will be used. Uniforms will be provided.
Shift - Monday - Friday with 7:30PM start time - approximately 10 hours per night
Equipment - 26' Straight Trucks with Liftgates
Compensation - Hourly, Drivers are paid weekly

Join the Penske Logistics Team for: Excellent pay and benefits. Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support. Dedicated accounts. Great supervisors. Paid time off. 401K. Cash balance pension plan. Training. Tuition Reimbursement. Unlimited career potential.

-Loading, unloading, or assisting in loading and unloading truck.
-Safe and responsible operation of assigned equipment.
-Ensuring compliance with applicable federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines.
-Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage before and after route.
-Primary interface with the customer at point of delivery.

Penske is widely known for its success on the racetrack, but did you know we employ thousands of truck drivers? Join our team of professional truck drivers at Penske Logistics and you'll drive like a champion hauling freight for some of the world's best brands in retail, food, beverage, grocery, foodservice, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, appliances, healthcare, and packaging industries. We manage freight for companies like Ford, GM, BMW, Detroit Diesel, Goodyear, Cardinal Health, Whirlpool, and Wawa. Our professional truck drivers ensure products are delivered safely, efficiently and on-time.

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The following Maryland cities are a close commute to this location: South Laurel, North Laurel, Hillcrest Heights, Beltsville, Fairland, Greenbelt, Bowie, Glenn Dale, Odenton, Colesville, Hillandale, Severn, White Oak, New Carrolton, Adelphi
Job Qualifications:
-At least 23 years of age
-CDL Class B with "H" (Hazmat) and Airbrake endorsement required
-1 years of verifiable straight truck driving experience in the last 5 years
-3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations/accidents
-Reliable and customer-oriented
Safety oriented
-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening required.

Physical Requirements:
-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-The associate must be able to see and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.
-The associate must be able to legally operate a motor vehicle and safely and frequently enter/exit the vehicle as well as the rear cargo area.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit to learn more.