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Truck Driver Student

Company: XPO
Location: York
Posted on: September 18, 2023

Job Description:

Solutions driven success. XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you're looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. Pay, benefits and more.

  • Pay starts at $21.05/hour
  • Full health insurance on day one
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Earn up to 13 days PTO over the course of your first year
  • 9 paid company holidays
  • 401(k) option with company match
  • Education assistance What you'll do on a typical day:
    • Attend training sessions to obtain a CDL-A
    • Gain on-the-job experience as an LTL Driver
    • Under supervision, perform vehicle inspections required under section 396.13 of the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Regulations (FMCSR)
    • Maintain records in accordance with FMCSR, DOT and company policies
    • Load and unload freight using a forklift as needed (touch freight)
    • Verify and complete required documentation and reports
    • Adhere to company safety policies
    • Maintain contact with service center personnel in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment What you need to succeed at XPO:At a minimum, you'll need:
      • To be at least 21 years old
      • 1 year of related experience
      • Hold a valid state issued driver's license
      • To attain a CDL-A permit by the first day of class; attain the following endorsements within 90 days of employment: double/triple trailers, tanker and HAZMAT
      • Initiate the TSA fingerprint-based background check by completing the fingerprinting process no later than the second week of class
      • Safe driving record and history
      • To pass DOT drug test and have no prior positive tests or refusals in the last 3 years; pass a company-paid DOT physical
      • To pass a company-paid DOT physical and pre-hire test (physical essential functions); perform essential functions with or without accommodation
      • Availability to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, nights and weekends It'd be great if you also have:
        • Hold a valid state issued driver's license for a minimum of 12 months
        • Forklift experience
        • Class B CDL This job requires the ability to:
          • Lift freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights up to 50 lbs. frequently and more than 75 lbs. occasionally
          • Safely operate heavy equipment; move and position a converter dolly with an average weight/pull force of approximately 128 lbs.
          • Walk and stand for extended periods of time on various surfaces that may be uneven or slippery; work in adverse weather conditions; climb in and out of a tractor cab and trailer, and sit for extended periods of time in a truck tractor and/or forklift
          • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel
          • Operate a tractor-trailer combination (under supervision) up to 11 consecutive hours, in all types of weather, while safely transporting hazardous/non-hazardous materials Be part of something big. #PIQ Don't have your CDL-A yet? Learn more about our Driver School here. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status. All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.
            The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.
            Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here.

Keywords: XPO, Harrisburg , Truck Driver Student, Professions , York, Pennsylvania

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