We are seeking Truck Drivers to join our Transportation team in Sacramento! Raley's mission is to infuse life with health and happiness by changing the way the world eats one plate at a time. Our drivers directly contribute to that mission by delivering the food and other products our customers need to achieve that goal.
A Truck Driver’s most important duty is the safe operation of a 3-axle tractor, pulling a 50-foot trailer, to deliver our best products from our Distribution Center to our retail stores. Additionally, Drivers are responsible to:
Drivers work 10 hours per day, 4 days per week. Work hours comply with the Revised Hours-of-Service Regulations set forth in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) under the U.S. Dept. of Transportation (D.O.T.) Drivers are classified as Interstate. Interstate drivers work under the 7/60 rule, drive 11 hours in a 14-hour duty period. Shifts and routes are open for bid by seniority, annually. However, a driver may bid two additional times per year if other routes become available. A local route may consist of one long run of 100+ miles round trip or 2 to 4 short runs less than 100 miles.
**Most routes are local while some are lay over routes requiring the driver to sleep over. The Distribution Center delivers as far North as Yreka, as far South as Oakhurst, as far East as Elko, Nevada, and as far West as Salinas.