Local CDL A Driver - Altoona, PA
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
- Newer Class A Tractors
- Drivers are assigned a truck (standard transmission)
- Penske leased/maintained
- 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
|Equipment Requirements:||Company Will Provide Equipment|
|Product being transported:||Various|
|Type of Specialized Equipment Used:||Forklift, Pallet Jack, Lift Gate, Dolly|
|Type of License:||CDL A|
|Type of Power Unit / Truck Used:||Dry Cab, Specialized, Dry Van|
|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|
|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|
|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|
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 !!!