KimChris Xpress Transport is now hiring a Class A Local Dedicated Dry Van Driver to join their Cleveland-based team with domicile locations in South Euclid, North Randall, and Twinsburg. This position will haul dedicated freight for Amazon and drivers will be home daily. KimChris Xpress Transport is a family-owned and operated company headquartered in Ontario, Ohio. They are a local leader in dedicated supply chain solutions. From its reliable fleet to its experienced team, KimChris Xpress Transport is committed to exceeding customer expectations.
In this position you will be:
- A W-2 Company Driver or 1099 Independent Contractor
- Working for a Dedicated Carrier for Amazon
- Drivers are paid a flat daily rate of $210 driving 5 days a week
- Eligibility for pay increases every 6 months
- While volumes have been consistent, in the unlikely event that load availability drops below 5 or the driver requests less than 5 loads, drivers will be paid per mile, specifically $.45 cpm for the first 90 days; $.50 after 90 days.
- 5 consistent loads per week
- $500 Employee Referral Bonus ($250 paid out at date of hire, $250 paid out once they hit 90 days)
Benefits & Perks
- Paid Time Off
- Rider program: Pet and companion policy with no age restriction
- Paid training and orientation
Home Time, Route, & Schedule:
- Route: Local routes out our Bedford, OH yard
- Average of 350 - 450 miles roundtrip
- Home daily. Weekend work and night driving as needed.
- Drivers average 8 hours of driving daily
- No slip seating
- Level of Touch: 95% drop and hook
- 2013-2018 Freightliner Cascadias, Peterbilts, & Prostars
- Manual transmission
- Road cameras
- 68 mph governed speed
- Toll pass provided
- Must be at least 21 years of age
- Must have a minimum of 1 year CDL Class A tractor-trailer driving experience
- Must be able to drive manual transmission (no automatic transmission restrictions)
- Must have a safe driving record! No accidents. Must have no major violations and no more than 2 minor violations in the past 3 years
- Must be able to pass a required pre-employment drug screen
- Must be able to pass DOT physical
- Candidates living within 40 miles of our Bedford, OH facility preferred, though if you are comfortable with a longer commute, we'd be happy to speak with you.
- Retirement Plan