Commercial Driver Recruitment at Pawtucket netWORKri
July 8, 2011
PAWTUCKET — The Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training has partnered with Crowley Transportation Services to recruit 40 Class A commercial drivers. The recruitment will be held at the Pawtucket netWORKri one-stop career center, 175 Main Street, Pawtucket, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2011. Applicants should bring a résumé and be prepared for an on-site interview.
Robert Davidson, recruiter for Crowley Transportation Services, states, “Due to explosive growth in Rhode Island area, Crowley is in need of over 100 professional Class A Drivers overall. For this particular project, we need 40 professional drivers right away.”
Routes are short hauls originating in northern Rhode Island and require no overnight travel. Pay is $17 to $19 per hour, based on experience. Applicants must have a minimum of two years driving experience, a clean driving record and a commercial Class A driver’s license. In addition, applicants must be able to pass a drug screening, a background check and a motor vehicle records check.
Those unable to attend the recruitment may e-mail their résumés and cover letters to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax them to (413) 583-7764.
ABOUT DLT: The RI Department of Labor and Training offers employment services, educational services and economic opportunity to both individuals and employers. DLT protects Rhode Island’s workforce by enforcing labor laws, prevailing wage rates and workplace health and safety standards. The department also provides temporary income support to unemployed and temporarily disabled workers. For more information on the programs and services available to all Rhode Islanders, please call the RI Department of Labor and Training at (401) 462-8000 or visit the web site at www.dlt.ri.gov.