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Truck Driver - Local

DC / Truck Driving / Transportation | Wooster, OH | Full Time

Job Description

Class A CDL Drivers Needed!

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Why Drive for RK Transportation?

  • Flexible Home Time - Local positions available
  • Full Time Drivers 
  • Starts at .47 CPM With Scheduled Pay Increases
  • Up to .03 CPM Safety Bonus
  • Stop Pay, Detention Pay
  • Rural King Shares Program with $300 Match 
  • 401K with Company Match 
  • $1,500 Referral Bonus 
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life and Accident Insurance Options 
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays 
  • No Touch Freight
  • Paid Orientation and Training 
  • Well maintained and safe equipment 
  • Direct Deposit 
  • Other great benefits such as YMCA discounts and STAR bonus program 

About Us: RK Transportation is a private carrier, hauling a variety of goods for Rural King Farm & Home Store. We are located in Mattoon, IL and have been operating since 1960. With a strong growth plan we are continuing to grow and add qualified experienced professional drivers. We have terminals in Mattoon, IL and Waverly, OH with local opportunities available.

Job Description:

  • Operates equipment in accordance with DOT regulations and follows company procedures and policies, while adhering to all state, federal and local laws.
  • On time delivery and the ability to manage routes and routines so they proceed in the most efficient way possible.
  • Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections on tractors and trailers and report defects found to maintenance personnel and other mechanical failures immediately. 
  • Communicates delivery specific information to transportation personnel to aid in territory planning and route maintenance
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving professionally, serve as a brand advocate and ambassador in every interaction with clients and the public 
  • Find ways to conserve resources, including fuel to benefit the business 
  • Other duties may be requested by management 

Qualifications Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Minimum of 1-year tractor trailer experience 
  • Valid CDL-A with current state of residence on license 
  • No moving violations within the last 2 years or reckless/careless driving violation within the last 3 years
  • No speeding violations at or above 15 MPH over the posted speed limit in the last 5 years 
  • No revocation or suspensions related to moving violations, DUI/DWI, or felony convictions within the last 3 years
  • No DOT record-able or preventable accidents of any kind within the last 3 years
  • Must list 10 years of employment history, if applicable, on application 
  • Must be able to work independently and manage time effectively 
  • Must be able to obtain hazmat and tanker endorsement within 3 months of date of hire