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YRC Freight Utility Driver in Columbia, Missouri

At YRC Freight everything we do revolves around a simple product: moving freight from point A to point B, on time and in one piece. As the original LTL carrier, we have almost 100 years of experience consistently delivering for our customers while placing the highest value on the success of our 20,000 employees.

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As a YRC Freight Utility Driver, you’ll perform a combination of duties including safely driving trucks and cargo trailers to and from specific long-distance destinations (terminal to terminal), driving trucks for pickup and delivery of freight within local proximity of the terminal, and loading/unloading freight from trailers.

Experience the YRC Freight difference and apply now!

BENEFITS

  • Competitive pay based on union scale

  • 100% Paid Premiums for Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage for you and your family (most locations)

  • Paid Delay/Breakdown Time

  • Paid Overtime

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Sick Time

  • 401k Retirement Plan

ESSENTIAL *DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES*

  • Operate a tractor-trailer (single, double, or triple trailer combination) in various driving environments and weather conditions between company facilities.

  • Operate a tractor-trailer to pick up and deliver freight within a defined area

  • Pre-trip and post-trip inspections of tractor/trailer(s) and when stopped en route

  • Drop and hook trailer(s) and change equipment configurations as necessary.

  • Load and unload freight from trailers using forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.

  • Prepare, inspect, and clean trailers before loading freight.

  • Review freight bills for special instructions and inspect freight for damage.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • 21 years of age or older

  • Possess a valid Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL) with Double/Triple, Tanker and Hazardous Material endorsements

  • One year of tractor-trailer driving experience

  • A safe driving record per MVR

  • Ability to lift up to 70 pounds

  • Read, write and speak English sufficiently to converse with the general public, understand highway and traffic signs and signals, respond to official inquiries, read a bill of lading

  • Work various shifts and days of the week

For other opportunities visit drive4yrc.com or call 1-877-249-2271 to speak to a recruiter now.

YRC Worldwide, along with all subsidiary companies, are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

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Title: Utility Driver

Location: MO-Columbia

Requisition ID: 2000UZ

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