Class A Local/Regional Utility Driver - Des Moines, IA

Company: Dedicated Logistics, Inc. ( Learn More )

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Job Description CDL A Driving Position-Mainly Local
Location: Des Moines, IA
Job Description:
  • Coverage of dedicated delivery route with multiple stops
  • Tractor/Trailer combo-Day cab and 48’ trailer with lift gate
  • Dispatch time are mainly between 11:00 pm – 2:00 am with a typical end time based on the route being covered
  • 5 days per week, typically Monday Night – Friday Night with 2 days off
  • Drivers are responsible for on-time and accurate delivery
  • The freight is delivering auto parts to auto dealerships
  • Doubles Endorsement and willingness to train on doubles is required
  • This position dispatches mainly from Des Moines, IA, but travel will be required as needed to domicile locations for vacations, illness, or leave of absence.
  • Domicile Locations include: Cedar Rapids, IA, Cedar Falls, IA, Mason City, IA, Omaha, NE, and Kansas City, MO. May have some travel to MN, WI, SD & ND as well but not as often. 
  • DLI will reimburse personal miles or rent a vehicle to travel to the domicile location
  • Driver will stay in a hotel directly billed to DLI while at the  domicile location
  • $20 per day per diem while the driver is traveling
  • Starting Pay: $275.00 per day $20 per day per diem mileage pay when traveling between locations. $2,000 sign on bonus.  Benefits:
  • Single medical, dental, and vision coverage for as low as $25 per week
  • 401K retirement savings plans
  • Company funded life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Paid holidays and paid vacation
  • Optional life and short-term/long-term disability insurance
  • Optional contribution to a flex spending account for dependent and health costs
  • Weekly Pay and Direct Deposit
  • Referral Rewards Program
  • Mobile Hands-Free Device Reimbursement
  • Red Wing work boot reimbursement program
  • Minimum Requirements:
  • Class A CDL A
  • At least 1 year of driving experience or the successful completion of our mentor program if less than a year of experience
  • Age 21 or older
  • No preventable DOT Recordable accidents while operating a CMV in the last 2 years
  • No more than 2 property damage or fixed object accidents while operating a CMV in the last 3 years
  • No DUI/DWI, Careless/Reckless driving citations or revoked/suspended license in the past 5 years
  • No more than 3 moving violations within the past 3 years
  • No use of electronic device while driving violations
  • Review and approval of the PSP Driver Violations Report
  • Criminal background Check Required
  • Able to pass a complete DOT physical, drug screen, and road test
  • Able to lift up to 75 pounds
  • Good customer service skills
  • DLI Application Instructions:To apply, you must submit an application online, or a mailed/faxed application.  Resumes WILL NOT be accepted as an application for driver or dockworkers positions.  DLI recruiters carefully review all applications submitted and if your qualifications and experience are what we are looking for, a DLI recruiter will contact you for a phone interview.  Please make sure to include the last 10 years of your employment history.  You will receive an email notification confirming your receipt of applicant and other status updates.  All positions and applications are available at
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