Dock to Driver Training Program: Buffalo New York
About the Program:
Holland, Inc., a recognized leader in the transportation industry is hiring individuals for our Driver Training Program at our Buffalo Terminal located in Williamsville New York. You will be trained to become a proficient and safe driving professional. We provide mentoring as you obtain a Certified Driver License (CDL) with all the necessary endorsements.
Applicants that meet Holland hiring criteria and are interested in pursuing a career to become a CDL Linehaul driver but do not yet have a CDL, are eligible to enter the Holland-based Driver Training Program. Applicants must also be willing to obtain both Hazmat and Tanker endorsements with their CDL.
Successful completion of the driver training program will result in enrollment of the applicant into finishing school in lieu of the driving experience criteria.
Once you become a Holland employee you will:
- Work a minimum 30 days on the Holland Terminal dock prior to beginning formal driver training and be paid at a rate of $16.00 per hour plus overtime as appropriate.
- Work in a manner which demonstrates the ability to minimize the risk of injury and collision to as low as reasonably possible.
- Consistently demonstrate work performance which meets or exceeds quality, quantity, time, and communications expectations.
Applicants should have one (1) to three (3) years previous forklift driver experience, a problem free Motor Vehicle record, and a true negative result on a pre-employment drug screen. Qualified applicants may also be required to take additional pre employment testing/assessments.
Holland, a part of YRC Worldwide, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.
With nearly 90 years’ experience, Holland knows how to take care of our customers while providing a solid work environment for our employees. Discipline to its core values of Hard Work, Integrity, Respect, Excellence and Safety has allowed Holland to grow into a company with over 8,000 employees and more than $1 Billion in annual revenue, while being honored as a Quest for Quality award winner for 30 consecutive years! With a track record of long term employees, Holland offers more than a job, we offer the opportunity for a career. Come discover your direction with Holland and join the recognized leader of next-day delivery in the less-than-truckload industry!