Walmart truck driving jobs

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Walmart is an American multinational retail corporation that has headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas. The company was founded by Sam Walton in 1962 and incorporated on October 31, 1969. Walmart is the largest retailer in the world and world’s largest company by revenue, according to the 2014 Fortune Global 500 list. The company has over 11,000 stores in 27 countries, under a total 71 different brands. The company operates under the Walmart name in USA, as Walmart de México y Centroamérica in Mexico, as Seiyu in Japan etc.

Few locations of Walmart in the USA

Walmart operates over 11,000 retail units in 27 countries and employs over 2.2 million associates. The company has over 5000 stores in USA and it employs more than 1.3 million the USA alone

Some of the locations of Walmart are

  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • California
  • Florida
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Ohio
  • New York
  • Illinois
  • Maryland
  • Nebraska

To know more about the presence of Walmart stores around the globe, click here

Walmart truck driving jobs:

The logistics division in Walmart plays a crucial role in merchandise-to-customer relationship and they are responsible for transporting goods to each and every Walmart store around the world. With over 8,000 drivers on the road, delivering shipments to every Walmart store in USA. The company has one of the largest transportation operations in the world. A total of over 90,000 employees work in logistics division of Walmart in USA.

Job description

Let’s take a look at the truck driver’s job description

  • Walmart TruckOperate tractor/trailer safely by adhering to all safety requirements
  • Maintain records by retaining load-related paperwork, electronic logs
  • Good communication skills
  • Plan routes based on traffic and local restrictions: Follow information from maps and atlas
  • Ability to Lift, push, and carry tools without assistance
  • Travel to multiple facilities or work sites: May require single and multiple day stays
  • Work in areas requiring exposure to varying temperatures

Qualification – Truck driver jobs

  • Valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • At least three years of on the road experience as a driver
  • No records of accidents or traffic violations
  • Must periodically pass a blood and urine test for drug use
  • Night, weekend and holiday driving can be expected occasionally

Walmart Truck Driver Pay & Benefits

Full-time CDL drivers are paid Up to $80,000 per year along with performance bonuses. Apart from this, the truck drivers are also eligible for some attractive benefits such as

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance plus flexible spending options
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Paid vacation time
  • 100% no-touch freight
  • 24-hour access with free and safe parking, showers, Wi-Fi, laundry facilities and cafeteria services
  • Weekly time at home
  • Flexible scheduling available

Apply for a truck driver job in Walmart:

If you are interested in starting a fresh promising truck driving career with Walmart, then click on the link below for applying through the official web portal

http://jobs.walmart.com/careers/otr-driver-jobs

Company Standing:

Employee reviews suggest that Walmart is a good place to start your career. 44% of employees are willing to recommend the company to their friends and 48% approve of the CEO, Doug McMillon.

Pros of working in the company are

  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Good culture, teamwork, and vision
  • Good compensations and employee benefits

And the cons include

  • Work/life balance is poor
  • Less Pay

Truck Driver Sample resume:

Let us see a sample resume of truck driver

OBJECTIVE: To work for ABC Company as a Truck Driver utilizing the opportunity to drive different types of trucks with maximize efficiency and increase revenue.

KEY QUALIFICATIONS
• Over 5 years’ experience of driving heavy vehicles
• Valid CDL A driver’s license
• Excellent driving records in complying to all Federal DOT regulations
• Up-to-date medical certification

KEY ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Achieved 100% customer satisfaction by making timely and accurate deliveries based on their orders.
  • Reduced transportation costs by 25% through discovery new short routes to reach the destination.
  • Resolve conflicts among team member and drivers.
  • Rewarded with a bonus following excellence in driving practices

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

XYZ Company (From 2009 to Present)

Job Description:

  • Pickup and deliver assigned goods punctually on daily basis irrespective of road and weather conditions
  • Collect money for deliveries if required
  • Assist with loading and unloading of trucks
  • Identify the best routes for delivery
  • Maintain vehicle service, fueling and delivery records updated on respective inventories
  • Practice and perform high quality customer care

ADDITIONAL STRENGTHS AND SKILLS

  • Able to work on a rotating shift
  • Excellent communication skills

EDUCATION
Diploma