Flat Bed Drivers
Are you tired of spending long nights at truck stops and wish you could enjoy more time at home? Do you wish you had a career that could grant you flexibility at both work and home? If you answered yes, Dedicated Logistics could be the place you've been looking for. DLI prides itself on being committed to a core set of values. Our value system consists of Safety, Integrity, Respect, Quality, and Service with Safety being our number one priority among our values.
Safety - Should never be sacrificed for any reason. This should be the number one priority at all times.
Integrity - All employees should demonstrate honesty, take personal responsibility, and give credit where credit is due.
Respect - Treating others like you would want to be treated.
Quality - Our commitment is to provide resources and training to result in superior quality.
Service - Service is our foundation. Our goal is to exceed customer expectations and find creative solutions to solve problems.
We seek employees that match our values and will exemplify these values every day. If you are interested in joining our team, we invite you to apply.
Job Description: We are currently looking for a dedicated individual to fill our open route driver position in Madison, WI. This position is responsible for driving flat-bed trailers for our Le Jeune Steel operation. The driver will be hauling steel (flat, coil, and structural) on a flat-bed trailer with a day cab tractor. This position is mostly regional driving with some local runs also available. The normal run is a two day run either to Chicago, Twin Cities, or Iowa. Since day cabs are used we have hotels set up for our drivers to stay in. So, ability to stay out of town at least 2 nights per week is required.
Key duties of this position: Hauling Steel on a Flat-Bed trailer Properly securing load to trailer Spot Tarping of trailers in inclement weather On-time and accurate delivery of freight Following al DOT regulations including log books, pre trip, and post trip inspections Collecting all paperwork required for the load
Hours: This position is a M-F position. The start times are varied depending on destination but will usually be leaving early A.M.
Pay: The average gross pay of this driver will be between $800-900 gross per week. Drivers are paid a combination of $.36 per mile, $16 for tarping, and $16 at beginning and end for chaining load. Single medical, dental, and vision coverage for as low as $25.00 per week (available the 1st of the month after 90 days of employment). 401(k) retirement savings plan with 1% company match. Company funded life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance. Paid holidays after 90 days of employment Paid vacation. Optional life and short-term/long-term disability insurance. Opportunity to contribute to a flexible spending account for dependent and health costs. Weekly Direct Deposit Referral Rewards Program Mobile Hands-Free Device Reimbursement Work boot reimbursement program (after 90 days of employment
DLI Application Instructions:
To apply you must submit an application an on-line or a mailed/faxed paper application. Resumes will not be accepted as an application for driver or dockworker positions. DLI recruiters carefully review all applications submitted and if your qualifications and experience are what we are looking for a recruiter will contact you for a phone interview. Please make sure you include the last ten years of your employment history. You will receive an email notification confirming receipt of your application and another notifying you of the status once reviewed. Please include an email address in your application so you can receive status updates. Upon completion of your application you will be prompted to complete the Background Check Release Form and the Driver's Certificate of Violations. These may also be completed online or mailed/faxed in. Only complete applications will be considered. A complete application includes the completed driver application, the Background Check Release Form, and the Driver Certificate of Violations. All application materials are available at www.drivedli.com.
Minimum Requirements: Have a Class A CDL At least 1 year tractor/trailer driving experience Age 21 or older No preventable accidents in the last 2 years, and no DOT recordable/preventable accidents in the last 5 years No DUI/DWI, Careless/Reckless driving citations or revoked/suspended license in the past 5 years No more than 3 moving within the past 3 years Criminal Background Check Required Able to pass a complete DOT physical, drug screen and road test Able to lift up to 75 pounds Good customer service skills