12 days old

Truck Driver Student

XPO Logistics Freight Inc.
Memphis, TN
  • Job Code

Pay starts at $15.69

Logistics done differently.

The XPO Logistics Freight (LTL) Driver Sales Representative Student (DSR Student) Program is an intensive twelve module training program consisting of classroom education and hands-on driving experience. As a DSR Student, you will work as a dock worker for a minimum of 30 days prior to the start of classroom training, which can last up to 90 days in the program. If successfully completed, you will be eligible to test to obtain a Commercial Drivers License-A (CDL-A) with hazardous materials endorsements and doubles/triples endorsements, and upon meeting all other company requirements, you may be eligible to be offered a Driver Sales Representative position.

What youll do on a typical day:

  • Unload and load freight off/on trailers

  • Under supervision, perform vehicle inspections required under section 396.13 of the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Regulations

  • Maintain records in accordance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR), Department of Transportation (DOT), and company policies as required

  • Verify and complete required documentation and reports

  • Handle hazardous materials and adhere to company safety policies

  • Maintain contact with service center personnel in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, youll need:

  • To be at least 21 years old

  • Must obtain a CDL-A permit by the first day of class

  • Must initiate the TSA fingerprint-based background check by completing the fingerprinting process no later than the second week of class

  • Ability to lift freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 75 lbs. occasionally); ability to safely operate heavy equipment; move and position a converter dolly with an average weight/pull force of approximately 128 lbs.

  • Ability to safely walk and stand for extended periods of time on various surfaces that may be uneven or slippery; work in adverse weather conditions; ability to safely reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat, and kneel as necessary to perform the job duties; ability to safely climb in and out of a tractor cab and trailer; sit for extended periods of time in a truck tractor and/or forklift

  • Safe driving record and history

  • Pass DOT drug test and have no prior positive tests or refusals; pass a company-paid DOT physical

  • Pass a company-paid post-offer, pre-hire, screen test (physical essential functions); perform essential functions with or without an accommodation

  • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends; and a designated shift prior to or following a 4-hour unpaid classroom training session

  • Must be able to obtain CDL-A with these endorsements: Double/Triple Trailers, Tanker, and Hazmat by the end of the training program

Itd be great if you also have:

  • Forklift experience

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oral, Toyota and many others. Were the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and were just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time-to-time, as needed.

Sponsored by:
Farm Credit Services of America Logo
Sponsored by:
Bank of America Logo

Featured Jobs[ View All ]

Featured Employers

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Truck Driver Student

XPO Logistics Freight Inc.
Memphis, TN

Share this job

Truck Driver Student

XPO Logistics Freight Inc.
Memphis, TN

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast