Truck Driver - Hiker/Vehicle Transporter/CDL - Part Time
Location: East Hartford
Posted on: May 10, 2022
Penske Truck Leasing seeks highly motivated and qualified
applicants to fill the unique position of Hiker (Vehicle
Transporter/Truck Driver). This position is responsible for vehicle
delivery and returning vehicles to Penske locations and Penske
customers. Primarily, this position moves our box trucks up to 26'
and for CDL Class A will include tractors and trailer movement.
Position may also provide assistance to the service department to
deliver parts and equipment.
This is a casual/on-call part-time truck driving job that is
perfect for licensed CDL Class B or CDL Class A drivers seeking
supplemental income and looking to work anywhere from 0 to 25 hours
a week based on business needs.
This position will be located at the Penske facility at 283 Burnham
Street in East Hartford, CT.
• Follow appropriate safety procedures while driving trucks to
destination of Penske location or customer locations
• Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency
equipment is in good working order, report to location manager if
any issues are found
• Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect
payment for services when required
• Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage
to the vehicles
• Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor
• 2 years of driving experience required
• 2 years of a clean DMV motor vehicle record required
• CDL Class B license required
• CDL Class A license preferred
• Ability to read and follow written instructions is required.
• Ability to work independently, customer service skills,
organizational skills, and a positive attitude are required
• Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of
• 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 are
This position is regulated by the Department of Transportation or
designated as safety sensitive by the company, and the ability to
work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is
required. Associates must have the ability to accept responsibility
for their own safety, as well as the safety of others.
-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
-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
-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
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Penske Truck Leasing
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading,
Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske
Automotive Group and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global
transportation services provider, Penske operates a premier fleet
of vehicles and serves its customers from locations in North
America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Penske's
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.GoPenske.com to learn more.
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