CDL-A Dedicated Yard Switcher - 3-4 day work week!
Dedicated yard switchers play a critical role in our customer's transportation needs by ensuring the timely movement of trailers in and out of the docks on-site at the customer's location. Unlike some positions, this one gives you a better idea of the number of hours each week holds, which means you'll have a better idea of what to expect in every paycheck. And because you know your customers and their typical freight load, you'll never be surprised or slowed down by unusual shipments. Competitive pay Average $1,140 per week; $59,280 per year Starting at $23 per hour Reaching $24 per hour after 90 days Average 40- 48 hours per week Overtime pay for hours worked over 40 hours Working 3 - 4 days per week Home daily Day and night shifts available 6 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday - Tuesday or Thursday - Saturday, working every other Wednesday 6 p.m.-6 a.m.; Sunday - Tuesday or Thursday - Saturday, working every other Wednesday Ensuring the timely movement of trailers in and out of the docks on-site at the customer's location Hazmat is preferred but not required CDL-A Dedicated Yard Switcher Benefits: Paid time off including 8 paid holidays Most benefits are effective after 30 days Excellent insurance coverage that includes medical, prescription, dental, vision and hearing starting as low as $88.90/week for family plans and $34.15/week for individual plans Company-paid life insurance and short-term disability benefits Profit Sharing plan allows you to share in the rewards of our efforts, with a portion of our profits given back to you as monthly direct deposits into your retirement account Referral rewards - cash bonuses for referrals Averitt's fleet includes local, dedicated, and regional truck driver jobs. Drivers can change their driving preferences as their careers progress, including opportunities in operations and leadership PAID TRAINING! Must have 1+ months' verifiable tractor-trailer experience in the past 3 years to go through our 1 - 3 week training program Ready to make a change? APPLY NOW to be an Averitt CDL-A Dedicated Yard Switcher! Averitt Express is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Must live within a 50-mile radius Must have 1+ months' verifiable tractor-trailer experience in the past 3 years Drivers must have Class A CDL (Hazmat preferred but not required) Must be 21 years of age or older No convictions for reckless driving within the past 5 years No convictions for DUI within the past 5 years No suspensions or revocations within the last 5 years No serious violations within previous 12 months (15 mph or greater, following too closely, improper passing, traffic offense committed in a CMV in connection with fatality) No more than 3 moving violations within the past 3 years No preventable DOT recordable accidents within the past 3 years Essential Functions: Open/Close Trailer Doors - force requirement: 46 lbs Count freight Complete fuel tickets Obtain sales leads Hook/Unhook trailer - force requirement: 90 lbs (Class A Only) Perform pre-trip inspections Drive Regular predictable attendance Enter/Exit a Commercial Motor Vehicle Enter/Exit the rear of a trailer from ground level