Marion, Ohio

Truck Driver – Military Apprentice (**Job Number:** 2113919 )

**What’s the Job?**

Ready for a new mission with the same values? If you’re a veteran who has recently separated from the military in the past 12 months and earned your CDL, put your new truck-driving skills to work as a Military Apprentice Truck Driver for Penske. Put your truck-driving skills to work as a Military Apprentice Truck Driver for Penske. As a Driver Apprentice, you’ll learn critical skills to build your career while you work and receive all the great pay and benefits of a full-time job. Penske offers on-the-job training to hone your existing skills as a Class A licensed driver. Join a team of proud, professional truck drivers committed to delivering products safely and on time for some of the world’s biggest brands. (Yes, we’re more than just the yellow trucks.)

You’ll work for a stable, nationwide company that is known for having the best equipment and outstanding safety record, and one that thrives with structure and a strong work ethic based on professionalism, respect and teamwork. We pay every Friday, and for most of our driving positions, you’re home daily. Yes, daily.

Your next mission starts here. Come drive for Penske.

**The Specifics:**

* Progressive training program with a dedicated mentor (you’re new battle buddy)

* Route/activity: Truck drivers are responsible for picking up product and/or delivering product to customers. {Please include number of average stops, average miles, within ‘x’ miles radius, the type of product they will be picking up and/or delivering to whom and what equipment will they be using to load and/or unload the product. Indicate if driver will pick up vendor backhauls.}

* Shift: {What shifts will the drivers be required to work. Please include days and shift hours}

* Equipment: 24’ & 36’ straight trucks {Make modifications as necessary}

* Compensation: Hourly, mileage or activity base pay {How and how much will the driver be paid?}

**Main Responsibilities:**

* Driving your assigned truck safely and responsibly

* Following all federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines

* Reporting problems with your truck, as well as accidents, traffic violations, and damage before and after route

* Acting as the main point of contact with your customer

**Why Penske is for You:**

* Outstanding company safety record

* Premier Driver Recognition Program

* Home daily for most positions

* Competitive starting salary

* Career stability

* Opportunity for growth

* Excellent benefits, including lots of time off

* Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support

* Dedicated accounts

* Lots of training opportunities

**General Requirements:**

* Separated from the military in the last 12 months

* CDL Class A acquired in the last 12 months

* No commercial driving experience required

* 3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations or accidents

* Excellent customer service skills

* Reliable

* Focused on safety

* Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

* Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education and criminal history) and drug screening required

**Physical Requirements:**

- The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

- The associate must be able to see and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

- While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms.

- The associate must be able to legally operate a motor vehicle and safely and frequently enter/exit the vehicle as well as the rear cargo area.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer

**About Penske**

When you join Penske, you’re joining a team that cares about doing its best. We work together to ensure the customer is satisfied and the highest level of safety is reached. That’s true for the nearly 5,000 drivers driving for Penske across the country.

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. We have operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, and we provide supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world, including Ford, GM, BMW, Whirlpool and more. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Want to learn more? Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com.

**Work Locations** :

2509 Marion-Williamsport Rd West

2509 Marion-Williamsport Rd West

Marion, OH 43302

**Primary Location** : United States-Ohio-Marion

**Job** : Driver

**Penske (Oracle) Job Name:** : PL.Driver

**Req ID:** 2113919

Marion, Ohio

Penske Truck Leasing 

Penske Truck Leasing is a Penske Transportation Solutions company headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske Truck Leasing operates more than 350,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,300 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit www.pensketruckleasing.com to learn more.

About Us

Penske is great place to launch or continue your career. We are a dynamic growth company with a 50-plus year history of success that is built upon a foundation of taking great care of our customers, a dedication to excellence in all we do every day and tapping innovative ideas from our associates to drive success for our customers and our own businesses.

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Veterans

Here, we support our country’s servicemen and women by offering a military discount on truck rentals at more than 2,400 convenient locations. But, it doesn’t stop there. We realize America’s veterans possess the unique skills and strong work ethic that lead to success. That’s why we make it our mission to hire thousands of veterans for the amazing career opportunities we offer. Consider a career with us. We’re always looking for veterans, like you, to join our team in a variety of roles, including as diesel technicians where you’ll use today’s cutting-edge technologies to take care of our customers – from individual consumers to some of the world’s leading companies. That’s not all. You could also join our team as a professional truck driver, fleet maintenance supervisor, operations management, as well as in logistics and supply chain operations. We’re proud of our commitment to hiring veterans and active Guard and Reserve personnel and have received numerous awards for our support.