Truck Driver - Hiker/ Vehicle Transporter/CDL A/B – Part Time - DALLAS METROPLEX
Location:
Arlington , Texas
Posted:
February 16, 2016
Reference:
1601338
Job Description:
Must be available to work a flexible shift.

Penske Truck Leasing seeks highly motivated and qualified applicants to fill the unique position of Hiker (Vehicle Transporter/ Truck Driver). This position is responsible for vehicle delivery and returning vehicles to Penske locations and Penske customers. Primarily, this position moves our box trucks up to 26' and for CDL Class A will include tractors and trailer movement. Position may also provide assistance to the service department to deliver parts and equipment.

This is a casual/on-call part-time truck driving job that is perfect for licensed CDL Class B or CDL Class A drivers seeking supplemental income and looking to work anywhere from 0 to 25 hours a week based on business needs.

Job Responsibilities:
-Follow appropriate safety procedures while driving trucks to destination of Penske location or customer locations
-Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order, report to location manager if any issues are found
-Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required
-Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles
-Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

Job Qualifications:
-2 years of driving experience required
-2 years of a clean DMV motor vehicle record required
-CDL Class B license required
-CDL Class A license preferred
-High School Diploma or equivalent required
-Ability to work independently, customer service skills, organizational skills, and a positive attitude are required
-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required

Physical Requirements:
-The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-The associate must regularly lift and /or move up to 25lbs/12kg, frequently lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.
-Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus.
-While performing the duties of this Job, the associate is regularly required to stand; walk; sit and talk or hear.
-The associate is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
A little about us:
Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics proudly recruits and hires veterans nationwide. We’re annually listed on the Victory Media Top 100 Military-Friendly Employer list (they publish G.I. Jobs and Military Spouse magazines). Last year, 13 percent of new hires were veterans. The company is actively hiring truck drivers, truck maintenance and logistics operations personnel. We are a leading global transportation services provider, offering full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions.

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