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CDL A - Driver 4 - Full Time

Pilot Freight Services - Columbus, OH

Posted on 09/22/22 (Ref: Columbus, OH)

CDL A - Driver 4 - Columbus, OH - Pilot Freight Services

CDL A – Driver 4

Pilot has the best employees in the transportation and logistics industry!

Essential Functions:

  • Understand and comply with all State, Federal, CDL, DOT and TSA regulations
  • Check in with dispatch daily for assigned pickup/delivery route
  • Operate vehicle to transport materials to and from in a safe and efficient manner
  • Present self in a clean and professional manner at all times
    • Pilot identification including but not limited to ID badge and or required Pilot apparel
  • Perform inspection of the assigned unit and complete all required paperwork
    • Ensure equipment is kept in proper repair and working order
    • Clean and secure assigned unit and the end of shift
    • Complete DOT logs if required
  • Load and unload freight from truck utilizing the proper equipment and securing for transit when necessary
  • Check for and notate/communicate damages/shortages or other exceptions
  • Maintain communication with dispatch, promptly report all delays
  • Function and use of driver's application for all pickups and deliveries
  • Verify all freight corresponds to paperwork
  • Assist and apply additional packing to shipments when needed
  • Assist in the warehouse if needed
  • Able to work variable hours, including weekends and overtime
  • Clocking in/out daily (including lunch breaks) and maintaining lunch/break schedule independently
  • Other duties assigned deemed necessary by the Cartage Supervisor



  • Must have clean motor vehicle record
  • Able to apply basic problem-solving skills
  • Ability to read and interpret maps
  • Strong knowledge of the roadways throughout the immediate and surrounding areas
  • Ability to read and understand tariff signs and signals
  • Ability to read, comprehend and complete basic checklists, forms and other related documents
  • Basic PC skills
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Ability to discern numbers and information
  • Ability to manage deadlines
  • Able to use various dock equipment sucks as forklifts, pallet jacks and banding/shrink wrap and other materials
  • Bilingual helpful: Spanish/English

If you are interested in working with a talented, passionate and dedicated team of professionals in a rapidly growing industry, Pilot wants to hear from you!

CDL A - Driver 4 - Columbus, OH - Pilot Freight Services

Effective August 18, 2021 Pilot will be mandating that all new hires are vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus before starting work at any of our locations.

Our definition of fully vaccinated for purposes of new hire is as follows:

In compliance with CDC guidelines, individuals will be considered fully vaccinated and eligible to begin work as follows:

  • 2 weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or
  • 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine