CDL-A Local Yard Driver


Local CDL-A drivers needed for yard staging & transport

Tyson Foods, one of the world’s largest food production companies, is now hiring CDL-A local yard drivers for its plant facility in Rome, GA. This bakery facility operates six days a week and produces Granola and Cereal products.

Local yard driver job overview:

  • $22.18 per hour
  • Truck spotting and moving of semi-trailers around the yard facility at the Plant as well as an off-site warehouse approximately 3 miles from the Plant.
  • Must be willing to work 8-12 hour shifts and up to six days a week, overtime and/or weekends as needed as well as inventory shifts, which may be scheduled for either Saturdays or Sundays

WEEKDAY SCHEDULES are Monday – Friday, 1st shift, 6am to 2pm.

As a CDL-A local yard driver, you will:

  • Transport and deliver freight from warehouse to staging yard
  • Drive diesel-powered tractor/trailer combinations short distances
  • Maintain a safe work environment
  • Lift 50lbs on a regular basis in many areas (weight depends on area)
  • Maintain accurate logs and paperwork when required
  • Be comfortable working outdoors year-round.

Since our start in 1931, Tyson has been working alongside great drivers to deliver incredible foods and fantastic customer service across the nation. Join our growing team and feed your future!


CDL-A Local Truck Driver Jobs at Tyson Offer:

  • Average $1,400 per week
  • Generous Group Health Plan (medical, dental, vision, Rx) as low as $16.28/week
  • Insurance available day one.
  • Daily home time
  • 401(k) with 100% match
  • Company matching stock purchase plan
  • Paid life insurance
  • Layover Pay
  • No touch freight
  • 9 paid holidays and vacation pay
  • Safety Bonuses

CDL-A Local Truck Driver Job Requirements:

  • Valid CDL-A in the state of residence
  • Age 21 and over
  • Able to pass a DOT physical examination and drug screening
  • Able to pass a road test
  • Live in defined hiring area and willing to park at designated parking area
  • Twelve (12) points or less on the Tyson Evaluations System as pertains to accidents, incidents and moving violations
  • No DUI or DWI conviction in a commercial motor vehicle or in a personal vehicle in the last eight (8) years
  • Must not have DOT Drug Alcohol Violation within past 3 years

Feed Your Future With An Industry Leader. Apply For Home-Weekly CDL-A Truck Driver Jobs At Tyson Today!

LeadFlex Job ID: 70578

Post Date: 06/15/2024

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