This is where you save and sustain lives
At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You’ll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.
Baxter’s products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.
Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.
Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives— where your purpose accelerates our mission.
Your role at Baxter
As an OTR Truck Driver responsibilities include completing assigned deliveries and pick-ups to and from our customers, and vendors in a most professional and, efficient manner. Making calls to the Field Sales & Distribution Team confirm delivery of a wide variety of hospital equipment and medical devices. Confirm any pick-ups that need to be made. This will be hands-on freight, requiring the driver to physically unload the trailer with the use of a hoist and other devices to assist with the heavy lifting.
WHAT WE OFFER
$10,000 SIGN ON BONUS! ($5000 payable after 60 days of employment and, other $5000 after 120 days of employment)
Average salary: $82,000/year, earn over $100k depending on routes.
Majority of tractors are less than two years old with innovative technology.
Full benefits after 45 working days including Medical, Dental, Rx, Vision and
401(k) with matching funds.
Paid weekly, direct-deposit available
Employee profit-incentive bonus plan, based upon safety and utilization
What you’ll bring
Must be at least 21 years of age and hold a Class A CDL license
Must be able to pass DOT physical, physical ability test (PAT), background check, pre-employment drug screen and road test
Current U.S. Passport (or be eligible to acquire one)
High School Diploma or GED required; two-year Associate Technical Degree preferred.
Follow all safety rules for equipment use and driving outlined by Baxter and DOT
Must be able to handle hours of service (HOS) using Qualcomm E-log System, MS Word, MS Excel.
Develop and maintain strong and effective relationships with various levels of internal and external customers. By providing excellent customer service.
Use of the hand-held device for tracking completed and assigned work.
Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and comply with the standards for Continuous Improvement.
Collaborates and communicates successfully with sales, co-workers, other departments and customers.
Ability to learn and, follow standard work processes/procedures as established by the Company.
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Ability to learn and adapt to new technology
Proven technical proficiency
Ability to push and/or pull up to 80 lbs.
Willingness to travel for periods up to one week.
Perform other duties as necessary
We understand compensation is an important factor as you consider the next step in your career. At Baxter, we are committed to equitable pay for all our employees, and we strive to be more transparent with our pay practices. To that end, this position has a pay rate of $20.75 an hour.
The successful candidate for this job may be required to verify that he or she has been vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to reasonable accommodations for individuals with medical conditions or religious beliefs that prevent vaccination, and in accordance with applicable law.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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Pay Transparency Policy
Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities globally. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please click on the link here and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.
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