Yard Spotter - $5,000 Sign-on Bonus | $20 Per Hour | Austin, TX

Austin, TX

Posted: 9/3/2021
Team Number: 230
Sign On Bonus: $5,000

About the Job

This yard spotter/ hostler position will earn a $5,000 sign on bonus and $20 per hour while supporting a dedicated customer. Based in Austin, the schedule is Tuesday through Saturday 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. or until finished. Some Sunday as required by customer demand and possible local delivery when needed.  We also have a Thursday to Monday shift with staggered schedules likely 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The position just recently switched to weekly pay! Excellent opportunity.


  • Home Daily
  • $20 Per Hour with OT after 40 hours 
  • $5,000 sign on bonus
  • Average between 45-50 hours per week
  • Tuesday through Saturday 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. or Thursday-Monday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
  • Class A required
  • Weekly Pay

At Ruan, our drivers' schedules are predictable with both home daily and regional operations. Drivers have local managers at most locations, and we assign drivers to one primary customer, eliminating uncertainty. This means our drivers handle the same type of equipment and cargo on most runs, they develop relationships with our customers and they generate ideas that improve our customers' operations.  


Minimum Requirements

  • Must be at least 22 years or older
  • No more than three moving violations in the past three years (some restrictions apply)
  • No more than one DOT recordable preventable accident in the last three years
  • Additional qualifications will apply
  • 9 Months of verifiable Tractor-Trailer experience is required
  • With the Department of Transportation's Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse in effect, all applicants must create a profile at fmcsa.dot.gov before being hired


  • Paid holidays
  • Paid time off
  • Great benefits including medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan. Company matches 50 percent of your deferral (up to 6 percent) after one year of service.
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) Health Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Short and long term disability
  • Benefits start in 30 days of employment
  • Free virtual visits with Doctor On Demand or in-network provider
  • Wellness and tuition reimbursements

Call a recruiter today at (800) 879-7826.

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