Driver Trainee

Decrescente Distributing Company   Mechanicville, NY   Full-time     Transportation
Posted on May 3, 2021

Earn your CDL Class A license while you work!

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Our Driver Trainee position will help you earn a Class A Commercial Driver’s License by putting YOU in the driver’s seat. You’ll be learning from working with our top-notch team of experienced drivers, without the expense of CDL School. At DeCrescente, CDL training is a part of your job! Driver Trainees get the skills they need to become licensed CDL A drivers, all while working full time, four days a week!

If you are interested in a position with a long-term career path, keep reading. DeCrescente Distributing Company is the premier beverage distributor in the Capital Region, located in Mechanicville, NY. The pace is fast but the rewards of working at DeCrescente are great! If you’re not afraid to work hard, this job may be for you.

Hourly Rate: $16.00/hr.

Hourly Rate after Achieving CDL A Permit: $16.50/hr.

Hourly Rate after Achieving CDL A License: $18.40/hr.

Hourly Rate once you are placed into a Driver position: $18.40/hr. plus commission

Other benefits include:

  • Health benefits (medical, dental and vision) after 30 days
  • 401(k) with generous company match
  • FREE onsite Wellness Center for medical care and physical therapy
  • FREE onsite Fitness Center with round the clock access
  • Employee Purchase Discount Program
  • Generous paid time off (including your birthday)
  • Holidays off (including a Super Bowl holiday)
  • Family oriented activities and events

Driver Trainees ride on delivery trucks, assisting the Driver with the delivery of cases and kegs of beverage products. The Driver Trainee helps put away product at accounts, and ensures the product is properly merchandised and rotated for freshness. This job is physically rigorous and starts early in the morning.


Candidates must possess a valid NYS driver’s license and satisfactory driving record.

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