Class A CDL Truck Driver - Local Route Delivery Truck Driver - $23+/hr

City/State: Gilroy, CA

Summary:

We are hiring for full time CDL class A Drivers to deliver grocery products by way of a 53’ reefer trailer with a liftgate to grocery stores, supermarkets, mom and pop shops, etc. for one of the country’s largest organic food distributors located in Gilroy, making farm-to-family a reality. This is a full time, long term cdl driving position. This position offers you base pay starting at $23.00/hr, and you will get your first raise of 50¢ per hour after 6 months with the company, $1.00 raise after 1 year with the company, and it goes up from there. There is an extensive benefits package offered to ensure that our class A drivers get the best health insurance and incentives programs like our "Work Life Balance" program that help ease the cost of living for cdl drivers and their families. A full list of benefits can be found below.

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Job Description:

  • You will play an important role in the farm-to-family goal of one of FORTUNE Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies by making route deliveries of natural, organic, and specialty food and products to local stores on time, efficiently, and in a friendly manner.
  • This is a full time position, begins at night, and you will be working 5-6 days a week, with rotating Saturday work days, allowing for a good amount of work, as well as home time.
  • You will be pulling a 53' reefer trailer with a liftgate.
  • About 75% of the freight is palletized, 25% of the freight will need to be broken down, for which you will be provided an electric pallet jack.
  • Upon delivery, you will be responsible for checking the unloaded product, as well as obtaining any required signatures.
  • Each day, you will perform and log thorough pre-trip and post-trip inspections, and upon completion of route, check in returns to supervisor.
  • You will enjoy working independently, quickly and efficiently, and will do what it takes to get the job done, while observing company policies and DOT safety regulations.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary

  • Pay starting at $23.00/hr.
  • You will get your first raise of 50¢ per hour after 6 months with the company, $1.00 raise after 1 year with the company, and it goes up from there

Benefits

Comprehensive descriptions of each benefit listed below can be obtained when you contact us to apply for this position.

Health and Wellness: 

  • Medical: We provide comprehensive medical and prescription drug coverage, offered through United Healthcare, in conjunction with our company sponsored wellness program.
  • Dental:Choose between two comprehensive PPO dental plans through Delta Dental.
  • Vision: Vision Service Plan (VSP) Benefits are available on a voluntary basis for you and your eligible dependents, and includes benefits for eye exams, lenses, frames and contact lenses.
  • Healthcare Spending Accounts

Income Protection:

  • 401(k): Offered to associates through Fidelity Investments, we provide a 401k plan with a generous matching contribution of $.50 on the every dollar you save up to 8%.
  • Life Insurance and AD&D: We provide Basic Life and Accident Insurance for eligible associates – at no cost to you – plus the option of buying additional Supplemental Life and Accident for you and your family through payroll deductions.
  • Short Term Disability (STD): Provides income replacement of up to 66 2/3% of your weekly base salary up to a maximum weekly payment of $1,200 for a maximum of 26 weeks.
  • Long Term Disability (LTD): Provides income replacement of up to 60% of your monthly base salary up to a maximum of $10,000 per month until the earlier of you are no longer disabled or attain age 65.

Work Life Balance:

  • Wellness Portal
  • Hybrid Vehicle Incentive Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Company Events
  • Company Volunteer Opportunities
  • Corporate Giving
  • Estate Guidance
  • Travel Assistance
  • Associate Relief Fund

Job Requirements:

Good customer service skills are a MUST, as you will be the face of the company and who customers see every day. If a customer has a request or any returns, we take the time to satisfy their request.

  • Minimum of 1 year class A truck driving experience within the last 2 years, route driving experience preferred.
  • No more than 2 points on DMV record.
  • Minimum 22 years of age.
  • Able to pass a drug screen and a background check.

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After you upload your resume, one of our Truck Driver specialists will contact you within one day to review your resume, complete your application and schedule your initial interview with us.

If this position is not a good fit for you and you would like to learn about others we are looking to fill with someone with your experience and needs, please call us at (916) 760-7069.

What one of our other drivers has to say:

“I was an owner operator for 15 years. The Transportation Guys helped me transfer over from that position. I applied online and I was shocked how quick and effective the process was. I could not believe how a “temp agency” was so dedicated to what they do to help someone get situated. Mr. Jack and Robyn were very clear with me and communicated job descriptions very well. They answered my questions and you can tell they care about what they do. They are the kind of people who are not “just in it for themselves” I was very impressed. One thing that was so shocking was their attention to detail. I have never been recognized on my birthday by an employer. Robyn and the staff called to wish me a happy birthday, and I thought that was so cool! That’s not something you expect, but it was much appreciated! Working through the Transportation Guys has let me to a full time job.” – Phillip M., Cupertina, CA, 09/2015

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