at ABF Freight
Posted on Sep. 29, 2017
ABF Freight is looking for self-motivated, hardworking and energetic Drivers for our Portland, OR location, both local and over-the road. Our Drivers play a vital role in maintaining strong customer relationships. ABF Freight Drivers use up-to-date technology to do their jobs effectively and efficiently. We recognize the importance of our drivers and that's why our turnover rate is so low.
DON'T HAVE YOUR CDL CERTIFICATION? No worries! We offer an ABF Freight approved Driver Training School to those who qualify!
Make more Money!! ABF Freight Wages are Teamster Union Scale.
Each employee receives 5 days of sick leave each January 1st. With the amount of personal days, sick leave, and paid holidays, an employee may qualify for up to 3 weeks of paid days off without using vacation.
ABF Freight drivers are covered by a pension plan at no expense to the employee and receive health and welfare benefits with no out of pocket premiums.
Experience requirementsWe are looking for people with a stable work record and strong work ethic to add to our exceptional team.
We are looking for applicants with a minimum of 1 year experience. If you have less than 1 year experience or none at all, you may be eligible for training.
Safe driving records (MVR as well as previous employers) are required for our employees.
All Drivers must pass a DOT pre-employment hair drug screen and meet DOT medical requirements.
QualificationsMust be at least 21 years of age.
ResponsibilitiesJob Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Pickup and delivery of cargo to and from various destinations.
City Drivers Only: Loading and Unloading of trailers utilizing the same techniques, technology and procedures as a dock worker.
Actual duties and schedule may vary depending on service center location.
Work hoursBe home more often! Home time for ABF Freight drivers far exceeds that of other drivers within the truckload industry. As a City Driver, you can expect to be back home every night, and as a Road Driver, you can expect to be home every other night.