• Over the Road Driver

    Job Location(s) US-OH-Hilliard | US-CA-Bakersfield | US-IN-Brazil | US-VA-Buena Vista | US-ND-Buxton | US-NC-Bessemer City | US-PA-Shippenville | US-IA-Eagle Grove | US-TX-Ennis | US-MN-Fairmont | US-OH-Findlay | ...
    Posted Date 3 months ago(9/18/2019 4:39 PM)
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    We seek out the best talent and offer tremendous opportunity for growth, competitive compensation and benefits for individuals who want a career with a great company that maintains a family feel.


    An ADS Professional Fleet Driver is the link between our company and our customers.  We are looking for professional drivers who can deliver the highest level of customer service while maintaining an obsessive focus on safety and personal success.


    Why ADS?

    Although our products are typically underground and go unnoticed by most people, we come to work every day to provide society cleaner, more sustainable, longer lasting  water management products that allow people to continue to live their lives comfortably and healthy.


    ADS products prevent fields from eroding and homes from flooding. They keep crops growing, roads and airports in use and prevent contamination of local waterways.  The work we do is highly valuable to society and vitally important to our environment, our planet, our health and our quality of life.  Learn more here.


    With a history of breaking new ground and advancing our industry, Advanced Drainage Systems seeks talented people looking to make an impact on a growing, dynamic company. Since our founding, we've built ADS into an industry leader thanks to the work of associates who recognize the vital importance of water management.


    Living a healthy, well-balanced life with the ability to achieve success –- professionally, financially and emotionally -- is what ADS team members want for themselves, and what ADS wants for its team members.


    Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (ADS)  drivers  make up one of the largest private fleets in the United States and are backed by a leading global manufacturer of water management products and solutions. This position offers the following:


    • $4,000 Sign-On Bonus
    • Competitive Base Mileage Pay: $.45-$.50/mile (pays BOTH empty and loaded miles)
    • Drivers Average 2,800-3,500 miles per week
    • Drop Pay
    • Detention Pay
    • Quarterly Safety Bonus
    • Per Diem

    ADS drivers receive extremely affordable benefits, including:

    • Medical
    • Telemedicine
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Paid STD
    • Voluntary LTD
    • 401k
    • Employee Stock Ownership Plans
    • Life Insurance
    • Flexible Spending Accounts

    ADS is a dedicated carrier whose OTR drivers benefit from consistently scheduled loads that consist of 95% no-touch freight.   Each driver will have 2016/2017/2018 Freightliner Cascadia's and are operated under a Penske Full-Service Lease.


    Drivers should expect to perform multiple consecutive long haul shipments and be “on the road” for 3 weeks at a time with 3-5 days of home time in between. 


    Drivers report directly to the centralized Freight Manager (Hilliard, OH) but will be domiciled at one of the ADS manufacturing facilities. Drivers will be trained in the Peoplenet onboard telematics system, and will be expected to use it to manage logs, safety events and standard communications with their Freight Manager.




    • One year verifiable OTR experience and/or 100,000 miles verifiable experience.


    • Must possess a valid Commercials Driver's License (CDL) that is applicable for the type of commerical equipment being operated.
    • Must meet/or exceed physical standards of the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administrations (FMCSA) and ADS.
    • Must have an acceptable Motor Vehicle Record from all states where prior licenses held.
    • Must be at least 21 years of age (DOT requirement for interstate operation).
    • Must satisfactory pass all required drug tests.
    • Must pass ADS road test.






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    EEO Statement

    Advanced Drainage Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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