Truck Driver - Hiker/ Vehicle Transporter/CDL – Part Time
Why is Penske synonymous with success? We love to win, winning is fun, and we love to hire people who love winning as much as we do. Do you have what it takes to be part of the Penske team?
We have potential openings in Tempe, west Phoenix, and central Phoenix
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.
-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
-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
-Ability to read and follow written instructions is 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.
-The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this truck driver 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 25/lbs12kg, frequently lift and/or move up to 50lbs/ 23kg and occasionally 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 truck driver 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.
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, General Electric Capital Corporation and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 216,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit http://www.GoPenske.com to learn more.