Truck Driver Class A CDL

Zenith Freight Lines - Buffalo, NY (30+ days ago)2.9


Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings. We currently have openings for experienced drivers based in the BUFFALO/ERIE, NY area. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented driver looking to join a company that truly values its drivers (our founder started Zenith Global Logistics as a driver), apply today to be considered for a position with the following benefits:

  • Paid weekly at up to $28.00/hour or up to $.61/mile depending on load
  • Home most weekends and up to two nights per week.
  • Safety bonus of up to $2,500 per year
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield health care premiums for employee are paid by Zenith
  • Subsidized health insurance premiums for spouse/dependents
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Plan
  • Life insurance and Short-term disability programs provided at no cost to the employee
  • Paid (PTO) time off
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid orientation
  • Financially strong company

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Specialized manual labor operating a heavy truck for local and regional deliveries of furniture or other merchandise associated with furniture to primarily retail customers.
  • Assist in unloading deliveries to customer.
  • Responsible for required paperwork and the preparation of daily logs via OmniTracs Electronic Logging System.
  • Professionally interact with customers and others at points of delivery and/or pickup.
  • Perform work in accordance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations pertaining to operation of heavy motor vehicles on public roads and highways.

Employment Requirements :

  • Possess and maintain Class A Commercial Driver's License
  • 2 or more years Class A driving experience
  • Compliant with DOT driver qualifications
  • Exceptional driving record
  • Ability to operate single or combination motor vehicles with a gross vehicle weight in excess of 26,000 pounds
  • Able to physically exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and /or 25 pounds of force constantly to move objects
  • Meet physical demands are for medium to heavy work
  • Able to read, write and communicate both orally and in writing in standard English

Carrier performs employment background verification, alcohol/substance abuse testing history, MVR reports, and criminal background history.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • driving: 2 years (Required)

License:

  • Class A CDL (Required)