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City Driver

Job Posted 6/14/2024
5925-6180 Airport Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
United States
Category Transportation
Experience Required
Transportation / Railroad
$29.47 to $34.11 Per Hour
Job Description

Pick up and deliver freight between Service Centers and customers and support the selling process.


⦁ Operate tractor-trailer combination, including doubles (and triples, where applicable) and/or straight trucks

⦁ Perform daily pre-trip and safety inspections on equipment

⦁ Hook/unhook trailers and converter dollies to/from a tractor and/or trailer

⦁ Perform freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including but not limited to: forklift, pallet jack and hand truck

⦁ Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies, including but not limited to: pallets, straps and rope

⦁ Recoup/repair damaged freight when necessary

⦁ Verify and complete required documentation and reports

⦁ Comply with hazardous material regulations and procedures

⦁ Collect cash or checks for freight charges, as required, and maintain required documentation

⦁ Follow dispatch instructions and communicate with dispatch as required, including but not limited to: delays, arrivals and equipment problems

⦁ Communicate with customers to determine pick-up or delivery needs and solicit additional business

⦁ Demonstrate internal and external customer service

⦁ Ask for additional business from customers, and provide leads to sales for potential new opportunities

⦁ May be required to perform chaining of vehicle tires

⦁ May be required to perform job duties of a road driver or a dock employee where operationally necessary

⦁ Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures

⦁ Perform other duties as required

Disclaimer: This job description is general in nature and is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.


⦁ Must possess a class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with double/triple, hazardous materials and tank endorsements.* Automatic transmission CDL restriction allowed.

⦁ Must possess one (1) year experience within most recent three (3) years or successful completion of FedEx Freight Driver Development Course

⦁ Must possess acceptable Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) based on hiring standards

⦁ Must meet all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulatory requirements under section 391 of the Federal Motor Carrier (FMC) regulations

⦁ Long combination vehicles (LCV) (i.e. Triple Trailers, Rocky Mountain Doubles, and Turnpike Doubles) are operated in the states of AZ, CO, FL, ID, IN, KS, MT, ND, NV, OH, OK, OR, SD and UT. LCV Drivers in these states must meet the Long Combination Vehicles (LCV) Qualification and Certification Minimum Standards

⦁ Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator

⦁ Basic written and verbal communication skills (documentation, communication with peers, supervisors, etc.)

⦁ Ability to lift/carry hand freight weighing up to 100 pounds several times a week.

⦁ Ability to sit for extended periods of time, bend, twist, squat, climb in and out of truck

⦁ Ability to follow instructions and complete required training

⦁ Ability to work independently and/or as a team member


⦁ Drive throughout shift on all types of roads and in all types of weather

⦁ Exposure to noise and vibration

⦁ Exposure to dust and diesel fumes

⦁ Exposure to hazardous materials shipped and packaged under DOT regulations

⦁ Hours may vary due to operational need

*The Hazardous Materials endorsement must be obtained within 120 days of offer acceptance. An employee will not be allowed to drive a commercial motor vehicle without this endorsement.

FedEx Freight is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

If you have a disability and you need assistance in order to apply for a position with FedEx Freight, please call 800-888-8252 or e-mail at [email protected].

FedEx Freight will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because such employee or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the employee or applicant or another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

To be considered, you must apply to posted position(s). If you are not a current employee of FedEx Freight (including individuals employed by another FedEx operating company), you must apply through the FedEx Freight Career’s site; Current FedEx Freight employees must apply through the Internal Careers Portal.

All FedEx Freight postings will be posted either 120 calendar days or until all position(s) on that posting are filled, whichever occurs first.

Pay Range: $29.47 - $34.11 per hour

This compensation range is provided as a reasonable estimate of the current starting salary range for this role. Factors that may be used to determine your actual salary may include your specific skills, your work location, how many years of experience you have, and comparison to other employees already in this role.

Employee Benefits: Medical, Dental & Vision Plans, Employee Assistance Program, Personal/Sick Paid time, Educational Assistance Program, 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, FedEx Shipping Discount, Vacation (Full Time, Non-Temporary Only), Adoption Assistance Benefit, Lifecare & Lifemart Discount Center.


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