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Class A CDL Driver - Local Routes

Baton Rouge, LA, USA Req #306
Monday, January 13, 2020
With more than 70 years’ experience in hundreds of locations across North America and internationally, Savage is a trusted partner for safely moving and managing mission-critical materials with worry-free consistency while creating value for our Customers. Savage specializes in rail, truck and marine transportation, logistics, materials handling and other industrial and environmental services. We Hire Right, Train Right and Treat Right, and strive to provide our Team Members with opportunities to do things they never dreamed possible.
 

Savage offers local routes, where you are home every day and have consistent time with your family and friends.  Our compensation is great, and we offer health benefits for you and your dependents, a 401(k) match and profit sharing!  Our equipment is current and properly maintained, and our focus it to get you home safe each night. 

 

These are just a few of the benefits you can expect from working with Savage:

  • Local work, home every day, flexible schedule
  • A culture that appreciates our Team Members
  • A fleet with the majority of trucks being less than 5 years old
  • Uniforms and laundry service
  • Paid Time Off (“PTO”)
  • Paid holidays
  • Built in overtime every week
  • Profit Sharing
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k)
  • A culture of safety
  • A commitment to helping our Team Members do things that they never dreamed possible.

 

Requirements of a successful CDL Driver:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Current CDL with HAZMAT, Tanker and Doubles and Triples endorsements required
  • Two years of experience 
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
  • Work weekends and holidays as scheduled; willingness to work nights
  • Professional demeanor (safety conscious, quality of job performance, cleanliness, and verbal communications)
  • Experience driving in the snow and ice
  • Able to pass a criminal background check, drug screen and reference checks and successfully pass Savage's road test, which will include a proper pre and post trip inspection of the vehicle

 

Here are some of the physical requirements of this role:

  • Climb into and out of cab multiple times per shift
  • Change a flat tire
  • Climb a ladder and steps 10 or more times a day
  • Lift 50 or more pounds daily while climbing steps
  • Drive and work in adverse weather conditions and apply snow chains to tires
  • Hook and unhook hoses and open and close valves
    Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.

    Having trouble with our application?  Please call 800-233-0883 for assistance.

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    • Job Family Skilled Player
    • Pay Type Hourly
    • Baton Rouge, LA, USA