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Posted Nov 4, 2019
Air Ground Xpress

Local CDL A Driver - Altoona, PA

Air Ground Xpress
522 Old Route 22, Duncansville, Pennsylvania Full Time

Job Description

Air Ground Xpress is an asset-based trucking company headquartered just outside of Pittsburgh PA that has been providing 1st class service to our customers for over 35 years. Our late model company fleet Class A (Standard), is professionally maintained by Penske both at AGX terminals and on the highway 24/7/365 providing our drivers with the peace of mind necessary to get the job done in a timely manner and return home safely. 

Local Class A Professional Driver with HazMat endorsement (or able to obtain within 90 days), both day and afternoon positions.  

Home daily! Routes originating from Altoona, PA.

Hourly rate ranges from $16.00 to $20.00.  Actual starting wage based on MVR, experience, HazMat endorsement and Hiring Manager. Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance as well as short/long term disability coverage after 90 days. Direct deposit and Company uniforms provided.

Flexible work schedule:

  • Day / afternoon shifts available and start times vary (typically 8 - 9 hour routes)
  • Shift is 8 – 9 hours a day Monday thru Friday. OT after 40 hours. Saturday work available, if interested.
  • 10 hours off
  • Stops vary based on the shipment/volumes, dedicated & hot shot routes

Equipment:

  • Newer Class A Tractors
  • Drivers are assigned a truck (standard transmission)
  • Freightliners
  • Penske leased/maintained

Hiring Requirements:

  • Minimum age: 22 with a clean MVR
  • Must meet all DOT standards and maintain a commercial driver's license, have or able to obtain Hazardous Material endorsement
  • Must have 1 year of verifiable commercial driving experience
  • Must have 5 years of US driving experience
  • Valid medical card required

Benefits offered after 90 days:
Vision, 401K, Life, Dental, Medical, Short/long term Disability, Paid Holidays, Uniforms

Detailed Job Information
Category: Company Driver
Equipment Requirements: Company Will Provide Equipment
Product being transported: Various
Transmission Type: Manual
Type of Specialized Equipment Used: Forklift, Pallet Jack, Lift Gate, Dolly
Minimum Age: 22
Type of License: CDL A
Type of Power Unit / Truck Used: Dry Cab, Specialized, Dry Van
Trailer Type: Other,
Special Endorsements: None
Minimum Experienced Required: Less than 1 Year
Shift: Day shift, Night shift, 8 hour shift, Rotating Schedule, 1st shift, 2nd shift, Other:, OT after 40
Work Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Shift Hours (Start and Stop time): 0700 to 2300
Dispatch Start Time: 0700 to 2300
Type of Work: Load and Unload, Secure and Unsecure Load
Type of Schedule: Home daily
Type of Run / Travel Range: Local (100 miles from Altoona, PA)
Type of Haul: Hazardous Materials (HazMat), Dry Van / Non-perishable Goods or Materials, Household Goods (HHG), Drayage, Other Commodities
Job Pay & Benefits
Type of Pay Salary (Annual or Hourly Rate)
Special Bonuses Employee Referral Bonus
Paid Time Off Layover Pay, Leave of Absence, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Time
Health Insurance Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription Drug, Domestic Partner Benefits
Disability and Other Insurance Accidental Death and Dismemberment, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance
Employee Assistance Programs Legal Advice
Wellness Programs Smoking Cessation, Weight Management, Health Club Memberships, Fitness Programs
Retirement 401k
Savings / Flexible Spending Credit Union, Direct Deposit
Training and Development Paid Training Programs, Mentoring Program
Perks and Discounts Free Truck Washes, Cell Phone Reimbursement, Uniform / Clothing Allowance
Equipment Provided Ez Pass / Pike Pass / Toll Road pass, GPS, Free Tires, Permits, Tarp
Equipment Insurance Cargo Insurance, Liability Insurance, Non-Trucking Liability / Bobtail Insurance, Collision / Physical Damage Insurance
Operating Support 24/7 Dispatch, Breakdown / Roadside Service, Terminal Services, Uniforms, Tolls / Scales Reimbursement
Company Details
Company Location:
55 Matchette Road
Clinton, Pennsylvania 15026

Carrier Type: Parcel
Contact Information:
Email: rmogan@airground.com
Phone: (724) 695-1110
Website: http://www.airground.com
More About Air Ground Xpress

Expedited Trucking in Pennsylvania, Ohio & West Virginia.  Air Ground Xpress (AGX) is a full service trucking company serving Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio, and Northern West Virginia for over 35 years. AGX offers daily pick-up and delivery services complimented with our scheduled LTL line haul services to 7 Gateway Cities. Founded in 1981, AGX has become the largest independent airfreight cartage company in the Tristate area. 5 core service terminals (Altoona, Clairon, Cleveland, Pittsburgh & Morgantwon) provide 44,000 square miles coverage area with our corporate headquarters in Clinton PA, adjacent to the Pittsburgh International Airport.  AGX is an authorized handling agent for numerous airlines, customs brokers, and freight forwarders.  AGX operates 2 USCBP approved Container Freight Stations (CFS), in the ports of Pittsburgh, PA and Cleveland, OH. AGX is Customs Bonded throughout the United States and Canada. Our line-haul division provides over-night service between PIT, CLE, JFK, EWR, ORD, IAD and PHL airports.  AGX ICM (Intercompany Move) provides overnight delivery throughout our service area at rates competitive with LTL common carriers.  AGX operates over 300 pieces of rolling equipment ranging in size from small cargo vans up to 53’ trailers. Specialty equipment includes lift gate trucks, air ride trucks, flatbed (standard & drop deck) and temperature controlled (reefer) trailers. All of AGX drivers have STA numbers and most are haz-mat certified.  AGX offers time critical, appointment, and exclusive use vehicles on an as needed basis to service your customer’s special needs. These services need scheduled and are available 24/7/365.  AGX operates two drayage services from in-land rail terminals with interchange agreements with all the major steamship lines and chassis pools. We can provide local drayage to and from the rail terminals in Pittsburgh PA and Cleveland OH. We offer live unload or drop/pick service based on your customer’s requirements.  AGX participates in the U.I.I.A. (Uniform Intermodal Interchange Agreement). Our SCAC code is AGXP.  COME GROW WITH US !!!

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