OTR Driver - Chicago, Illinois in Chicago IL

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Johnsonville, LLC
Title: 
OTR Driver - Chicago, Illinois
Date: 
11/15/2021
Job ID: 
44170
Location: 
Chicago IL
Degree: 
Not Specified
Salary: 
Not Specified
Job Types:
Driver

This really is where the rubber meets the road: physically transporting Johnsonville s delicious products throughout the country. Here we need safe, dedicated drivers who are willing to go the extra mile (or more, and sometimes literally) to delight our customers. As a member of our trucking team, you ll carefully comply with all state and federal laws and regulations as you deliver products for customers, always with a safety-first mindset. You ll also provide exceptional customer service as a representative of our company. To many people, the person behind the wheel who shows up at the loading dock with a delivery of our products IS Johnsonville.

Johnsonville Trucking

OTR Driver

*$80,000 Annual Average plus Monthly Profit Sharing Bonus

$.43 to $.45 per mile base (paid on hub miles)

$.08 per mile per diem pay (paid on hub miles)

**Earn up to an additional $.08 per mile in incentives (paid on hub miles)

80 hours PTO upon hire

10 paid holidays per calendar year

***Flexible Home Time Options

Looking to join a driver friendly, family-owned growth company that values its Member s contributions? Join Johnsonville Trucking LLC. Member drivers are building a safety culture and take pride in being Johnsonville brand ambassadors. Drivers can average more than 2,000 miles per week while earning a great annual wage and a monthly bonus! Drivers have the option to breakdown customer orders for additional income or hire a lumping service to unload freight.

Benefits:

  • Impressive Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance plans
  • Disability and Life Insurance
  • 401k (with company match)
  • Company profit sharing (GPS) paid monthly
  • Company provided uniform shirts
  • Safety Shoe Reimbursement up to $100
  • Choice of company issued cell phone or cell phone reimbursement
  • Company fitness center and on campus shower facilities

Skills, Capability and Responsibilities:

  • Safety first mindset
  • Customer service focused
  • Attention to detail, organization, and ability to execute assigned work duties
  • Ownership attitude
  • Portray a clean and professional image as a representative of Johnsonville
  • Drive 2019 or newer tractors and late model Great Dane refer trailers
  • Complete thorough vehicle safety inspections
  • Complete E-DVIR for mechanical conditions in need of repair
  • Legally operate in compliance of all FMCSA regulations
  • Maintain pre-scheduled appointments, obtain necessary signatures on bills of lading and communicate any delays to dispatch
  • Basic math and map reading skills
  • Mechanical aptitude

Qualifications:

  • Acceptable driving record that meets company and DOT requirements
  • Class A Commercial Driver s License
  • Minimum 21 years of age
  • 100,000 miles driving experience or completion of a certified truck driving school
  • 2 years recent OTR experience preferred
  • Experience in the refrigerated food industry preferred

*Driver Annual Average Includes: Base pay, incentives and per diem (non-taxable travel expense reimbursement). All per mile rates are paid on hub miles.

**Incentive Pay: Incentive pay is paid out on a monthly basis. Driver can earn $.04 per mile if they remain safe for the month and have no confirmed reports of bad driving behavior. An additional $.04 per mile can be earned if the driver obtains 1% or less in overspeed. The two incentives combine for a total of up to $.08 additional per mile that can be earned in incentive pay. Total pay range would equal $0.59 to $0.61 per mile with all achieved incentives.

***Flexible Home Time Options: Home time options vary based on Drivers home location. Any different opportunities can be discussed at any time. Not all options are available in all areas. Current home time options include:

  • Home Weekly - Drivers return home weekly for at least their 34-hour reset
  • 11 on 3 off - Drivers work OTR for 11 consecutive days and are awarded up to 72 hours of home time
  • Multi-week - Drivers work OTR for a minimum of 14 consecutive days and are awarded up to 36 hours of home time for every 7 consecutive days worked

Date: October 14, 2021

Coach: Fleet Driver Coach

Member Status: Full Time

Referral Bonus: If a Johnsonville member refers you,you re BOTH eligible for a $1,000 referral reward (paid out in increments over the new hire s first 6 months of service)!

How to Apply:

External Candidates: Apply on-line only at: http://jobs.johnsonville.com

We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment. M/F/Vet/Disability

Johnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country. We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.

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