Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Linehaul Driver in North Oxford, Massachusetts

Job Description

Old Dominion is currently recruiting for a Linehaul Driver. This role will successfully operate various tractor-trailer combinations over long distances. They sort, handle, load, and/or unload freight at company and customer locations.

Responsibilities

  • Operate vehicle safely within DOT regulations that govern safe driving, hours of service, inspection, maintenance, and transportation of hazardous materials.

  • Meet or exceed the medical standards of the U.S. Dept. of Transportation and satisfactorily pass a drug test and alcohol test.

  • Operates BLU/DYMS and any other computer/internal freight monitoring systems required.

  • Available for around the clock shifts to accommodate freight movements and must be able to be away from home for extended periods of time.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

  • Must possess a valid commercial driver's license with hazmat, doubles, triples and tanker endorsements.

  • 1 year previous tractor trailer driving experience and/or be a graduate of a State Certified and Licensed truck driving school, acceptable to Old Dominion and/or have satisfactorily completed the Old Dominion truck driver training program

  • Must have the ability to read, write and understand English, and perform simple mathematical calculations with mental ability to handle receipts, read maps, road signs, maintain logs, etc.

  • Must have the ability to properly operate hand held mini-computer when required.

  • Must have working knowledge of vehicle safety and control systems.

  • Must have knowledge of DOT regulations governing safe driving, hours of service, inspection and maintenance, and extended periods, of time.

  • Must be available for around-the-clock trips to accommodate freight movements and must be able to be away from home for extended periods of time.

  • Must meet or exceed the medical standards of the US Department of Transportation.

  • Pass a Drug Test and satisfactorily pass an alcohol test (if applicable)

  • Be at least 22 years of age

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, and/or gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, Vietnam Era and/or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law(s).

Requisition ID 2017-4440

Location WOR - WORCHESTER - MA

Category Driver

City North Oxford

Position Type Regular Full-Time

State MA