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Penske Truck Driver– CDL Class A/Hazmat/Touch Freight – $5K Sign On Bonus - Penske Logistics in Enfield, Connecticut


Position Summary:

Drive Like a Champion! Earn up to $72,000 per year!

Why Penske?

• Excellent Benefit Package including Savings Retirement Plan

• We will pay for COBRA to receive benefits on day one!

• $5,000 SIGN ON BONUS!

• Home Daily

• Mostly Monday through Friday routes

• 1 year of tractor trailer experience

• Drive New 2020 Equipment


Route/Activity – Safe, professional, on time direct store delivery. Drivers must assist in pallet count and in live unload using an electric pallet jack. Routes average 270 miles and 3-5 stops per day in the New England area.

Schedule - AM and PM start times available. The work week will average 55-60 hours in a 5 day work week, most routes are Monday through Friday but Saturday or Sunday may be required.

Equipment – Day Cabs with 28', 48’ & 53’ Dry Van Trailers.

Compensation – Activity Base Pay ($.55/mile, $24/stop) and other great wage incentives such as delay pay, 6 paid holidays, paid training, and $2,500 Annual Safety Bonus. Drivers are paid weekly.

Join the Penske Logistics Team for: Excellent pay and benefits. Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support. Dedicated accounts. Great supervisors. Paid time off. 401K. Cash balance pension plan. Training. Tuition Reimbursement. Unlimited career potential.


-Loading, unloading, or assisting in loading and unloading truck.

-Safe and responsible operation of assigned equipment.

-Ensuring compliance with applicable federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines.

-Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage before and after route.

-Primary interface with the customer at point of delivery.

Penske is widely known for its success on the racetrack, but did you know we employ thousands of truck drivers? Join our team of professional truck drivers at Penske Logistics and you’ll drive like a champion hauling freight for some of the world’s best brands in retail, food, beverage, grocery, food service, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, appliances, healthcare, and packaging industries. We manage freight for companies like Ford, GM, BMW, Detroit Diesel, Goodyear, Cardinal Health, Whirlpool, and Wawa. Our professional truck drivers ensure products are delivered safely, efficiently and on-time.

The following Connecticut and Massachusetts cities are a close commute to this location: Amston, Westchester, Hebron, Yalesville, Winstead, Harwinton, Higganum, Columbia, Longmeadow, Thomaston, North Granby, Durham, Wolcott, Conantville, Ellithorpe, Willimantic, Upper Hill, Watertown, Brightwood, Springfield Hill, Caffeeville, Goodspeeds Landing, Merrick, Riverdale, Mount Parnassus, Johnson Park, Town Plot Hill, Tylerville, West Hartford, Wethersfield, East Harford, Newington, New Britain, Vernon, Windsor Locks, Cromwell, Portland, Middletown, Ellington, Bristol, East Hampton, Meriden, Tolland, East Killingly, Charlton, Lime Rock, Groton, Florence, Southfield, Washington, Salisbury, Gales Ferry, Westhampton, Charlton City, Roxbury, Hadley, Newtown, Belchertown, Bridgeport, Oxford, Spencer


Job Qualifications:

-At least 23 years of age

-CDL Class A license required; "H" (Hazmat) endorsement required

-1 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 3 years or 2 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 5 years.

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

-Reliable and customer oriented

-Safety oriented

-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 regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.

-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 Logistics

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit at to learn more.

Work Locations: 300 Shaker Rd Enfield, CT 06082

Primary Location: United States-Connecticut-Enfield

Zip: 06082

Job: Driver

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver

Req ID: 1914553