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CDL Driver - $1,000 Sign on Bonus!

Premier Transportation • Chicago, IL

Posted 4 days ago

Job Snapshot


Job Description

Premier Transportation is seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers to join our growing transportation team. We are dedicated to treating every employee with care, respect and dignity. We continue to expand opportunities focusing on matching your needs as a professional driver with a lifestyle benefiting you and your family.


We have a brand NEW Special Pay Program with tremendous benefits for company drivers!


  • Earn up to .49 cents per mile.
  • Competitive salary including stop pay
  • Guaranteed salary up to $875 a week for 12 weeks
  • $1,000 Sign on Bonus
  • Annual Service Bonus
  • Safety Bonus
  • Major Medical Available
  • Company Match 401(k)
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Selective Insurance for Medical, Dental, and Disability


Longevity Bonus paid annually every anniversary   ($1,000)

Every Clean DOT inspection - $100 (UNLIMITED)

Monthly Safety Bonus - $100 (Potential  $1,200)

Driver referral ($500) per driver after 90 days (UNLIMITED)

Wellness Bonus up to ($130) per quarter and ($520) annually



Job Responsibilities


As a CDL Truck Driver you will drive a late model freightliner tractor-trailer combination or a truck with a capacity of at least 80,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW); with minimal driver assist required.


Additional responsibilities of the position include:


  • Checking vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order
  • Maneuvering trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned
  • Collecting delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes
  • Maintaining logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations
  • Reporting vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles

Job Requirements

CDL Driver - Truck Driver - Truck Driving Jobs

Job Requirements


As a CDL Truck Driver you must be dedicated, motivated and be self-starter, highly motivated with an upbeat attitude and have reached the age of 22 at time of employment.


Additional requirements of the position include:


  • 6  months experience operating a Class A (combination tractor/trailer) commercial motor vehicle with GVWR of 80,000 pounds or more
  • Current, Valid non-restricted Class A CDL driver’s license (other than for glasses, hearing aid)
  • Successfully pass a D.O.T. physical; and a controlled substance test in accordance with the FMCSR
  • Be physically able to assist with loading and/or unloading freight
  • Limited number of preventable accidents in the last 36 months

Job Requirements


We offer our Drivers the following competitive benefits package:


  • Competitive salary including stop pay
  • Guaranteed salary up to $875 a week for 12 weeks
  • Sign on Bonus
  • Annual Service Bonus
  • Safety Bonus
  • Major Medical Available
  • Company Match 401(k)
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Selective Insurance for Medical, Dental and Disability

Company Overview


Premier Transportation considers our drivers to be our most important asset. We recognize the value of a quality driver and understand that they represent our company both over the road and with the customer. We pride ourselves in hiring only the best in the industry. Premier has worked very hard over the years to insure that all drivers are treated courteously and in a professional manner. At Premier Transportation Family isn't just a Priority, it's our culture!

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