2 Plum Street
Wilder, KY 41076
Class A Tractor-Trailer Driver
Castellini Company, one of the nation's largest suppliers of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables is adding qualified Class A CDL drivers to our Transportation Fleet. This is a terrific opportunity for the OTR driver to greatly improve their "home time" and earn a great paycheck!
Our Class A Tractor-Trailer drivers are paid an hourly rate and paychecks are issued weekly. Our current starting wage is $18.45 per hour with time and a half after 40 hours!In addition, Class A Tractor-Trailer drivers will receive quarterly raises to put their base rate of pay to $19.10 per hour at the end of their first year!Drivers are paid a shift differential of 65 cents per hourfor any run leaving out between 3:00 pm and 5:30 am.
Our average first year driver wage for 2017 was over $64,000!
Castellini offers a full benefits package including: Medical/Dental insurance, vacation, paid holidays and a 401k program. As an added incentive, drivers also receive $50.00 in Layover Payon any run where sleeping in the truck is required by DOT regulations or directed by dispatch. This is paid in the form of a tax-free check directly to the driver! Castellini Drivers are members of Teamsters Local 114.
Castellini Company operates within a 500 mile radius of our Wilder, KY location, 1 mile south of I-275 on the AA Highway. Drivers can expect an average of three runs per week. The average trip is 18 hours and our drivers are currently averaging 55 hours per week. Some trips are "out and back", but many do require a layover.
We offer a "40 hour per week guarantee"and all Class A Tractor-Trailer drivers are dispatched using an "on call" based system within a 24/7 operation. Rather than sitting in a truck stop or at a client location waiting for the next dispatch, our drivers do this from the comfort of their own homes!
Drivers will deliver product to customers in palletized quantities. Although some runs will be "no touch", drivers are expected to unload the palletized products when necessary and drivers are always responsible for inventory count on and off the truck. All Class A Tractor-Trailer drivers are expected to operate our equipment within DOT guidelines and in a safe and efficient manner.
Qualified applicants are encouraged to visit our website, give us a call or stop by our Wilder, KY location to receive more information on this great opportunity!
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
Drivers Must Have the Following before Applying for this Position:
1. Valid Class A CDL
2. Current Drivers Physical Card
3. No Current License Suspensions
4. A Good Driving Record including none of the Following:
5. Minimum age of 23
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $65,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year