Driver – Class A CDL Transport Driver (tractor trailer) Full Time

Antunes Transportation, LLC

Boston, United States

Last shared 178 days ago

Job Details

Experience

1 - 2 years

Employment Type

Full-time

Employer Job ID

Not Mentioned

Industry Sector

Functional Area

Transportation Drivers
Job Description

Driver – Class A CDL Transport Driver (tractor trailer) Full Time

About Antunes Transportation, LLC

At Antunes Transportation, LLC, drivers like you are our biggest assets. That’s why we provide all the tools you need to succeed, including year-round work, ample growth opportunities, excellent compensation, the highest retirement rates in the industry, and a family atmosphere you can appreciate.

Drive for Antunes Transportation and get more of what is important to you. Apply now!

Candidates must have a CDL A and at least 1 year of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience. Safety is a condition of employment.

Description

Position drives a tractor/trailer truck to make long-distance pick-ups and deliveries of predominantly finished products or materials/supplies. Checks and/or assists in the loading/unloading of the trailer. Obtains proper authorization for all deliveries/pick-ups. Inspects vehicle for proper and safe operating conditions before and after each trip. Must maintain a DOT driver's log and adhere to all DOT regulations. May require driving in adverse weather conditions. Position may occasionally be required to stay over night. Position requires working tractor/trailer components, including bending and cranking landing gear as well as climbing in and out of cabs and sitting for extended periods of time. Also requires lifting cases weighing 20-45 pounds if they fall in trailer.PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES: * Deliver finished products or raw materials to assigned destination* Ensure safety and compliance of load* Maintain DOT driver log and other required transport documentation * Regular, reliable, predictable attendance

Requirements

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:* 21 years or older* Pass the required drug test* Pass the required background check* Pass DOT physical and DOT Road Test* Valid Class A CDL license (with HazMat/Double and Tanker endorsements) *If applicable* Follow DOT Regulations

Safety Is A Condition Of Employment

HELPFUL EXPERIENCE:* Operating trucks requiring a CDL Class A license (e.g., driving forwards, driving backwards, maneuvering in tight spaces, dropping and hooking, operating landing gear, or backing into docks and confined spaces, etc.)* Hauling consumer products and perishable consumer goods (e.g., transporting unstable loads or hauling different weights on different trip segments, etc.)* Operating a tractor-trailer in different conditions (e.g., highway driving, side/local roads, city/country, maneuvering in tight spaces, etc.)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. Antunes Transportation, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities/Females/Disability/Protected Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Type: Full-time

Shift: Rotating Shifts

Location: Northeast


Company Description
Antunes Transportation has an illustrious history that dates back to 2016 when the company was founded in Westport, Massachusetts. Antunes Transportation has continued to build on its reputation as one of the nation’s premier providers of temperature-sensitive truckload services.

Antunes Transportation is proud to be the premier transportation supplier to the Northeast industries, delivering more service than any other carrier. Today, Antunes Transportation provides coast-to-coast national and dedicated fleet services, operating over 100 power units and 252 state-of-the-art trailers.

For over the years, Antunes Transportation has operated as a temperature-sensitive carrier for virtually any product. Our professional drivers are among the best on the highways, exceeding standards required by the U.S Department of Transportation. Furthermore, the National Transportation Institute recognized Antunes Transportation as a Top Pay Certified Carrier. To be honored with this categorization, a carrier must qualify in three critical categories; top tier pay, benefits, and carrier stability. As well as being Top Pay Certified, the top 25 percent of our national fleet makes over $80,000 a year. We pay our drivers the best because they are the best in the trucking industry. Antunes Transportation also offers a Gold Standard benefits package that includes: health, life, dental, vision, and 401(k). It is our profit sharing program that truly makes us beyond comparison with $2 million distributed in 2016. It ensures that when the company does well, so do you.

Antunes Transportation reputation as a company that cares about its truck drivers and their success has put Antunes Transportation at the top of the list of carriers who recruit truck drivers. In fact, when surveyed, many Antunes Transportation truck drivers said they were referred to the company by another driver or personnel at their truck driving school who highly recommended Antunes Transportation to them. In order to maintain their status as a great trucking company to drive for, Antunes Transportation provides its drivers with great opportunities such as becoming an independent business owner and acceptance into the driver coaching program. All drivers are eligible for quarterly bonuses and regular pay or rate increases.

Antunes Transportation has some of the finest professional drivers on the highways. We lead the industry in CSA safety scores and work hard to keep our equipment new – an average age of two years.

Antunes Transportation is also a debt-free company, meaning we will be here tomorrow and the check will always be good. Drivers appreciate a debt free company, staying with us three times longer than the competition. The company offers drivers. The company offers drivers National, Regional, and Home Weekly options. Call or Apply today to start and exciting new truck driving career.

The number one priority of Antunes Transportation, LLC is to provide dependable, on time transportation. Your freight will be on time safely and with competitive rates to our customers.

Antunes Transportation has a delivery record with an exceptional 99 percent on time average. That, along with our outstanding safety history, makes us one of the top carriers in the industry. Safety Insurance Company awarded Antunes Transportation, LLC its highest Vice President’s Safety Award, which was only given to five out of 11,000 companies from January 2016 to Present. Safety Insurance Company has also awarded Antunes Transportation, LLC its Gold Award First time in ten years, putting Antunes Transportation, LLC well above their top one percent in carrier safety.

Antunes Transportation prides itself in its family tradition. The company has always been non-union; benefiting from cooperation, dedication, longevity, low turn-over and pride from all our employees and extended to our customers.

Antunes Transportation is also committed to drivers and owner-operators who are focused on safety and family. We offer special incentive programs and paid training sessions, to make sure that our drivers go into every job with an eye out for safety. This is just another way of making sure that we are serving you better.

Strengths:

• Family owned

• Quality Company owned equipment

• Flexible Quality Service

• Exceptional on-time record

• Superb safety record

• State of the art information systems

• Financial stability

Mission Statement:
Our customers are the only reason that Antunes Transportation, LLC is in business.  In order to make this clear to you, all employees of Antunes Transportation, LLC will work to be straightforward and honest in order to meet and exceed your expectations. Your company depends on the level of service we extend to you so we will provide you the industry best.

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