SAIA Job Fair

SAIA Job Fair in Portland, OR: May 20th and 21st

  • May 20th, Friday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • May 21st, Saturday: 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Airport: 7900 NE 82nd Avenue Portland OR 97220
  • Call for more info: (844) 556-0701

Is your career taking you where you want to go? If not, let’s talk!

Saia LTL Freight will be holding a transportation job fair in Portland, OR. We have immediate openings for Class A Drivers, Dockworkers and Mechanics at our Portland terminal! We offer competitive pay, great home time for drivers and one of the best benefits packages in the industry! Interested in free driver training? We also offer driver training programs to Dockworkers. Local City Drivers can start at the top rate of $24.39/hr with 2 years of experience. CALL (844) 556-0701
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Available Driver Positions Local City Driver: Class A Driver, operates various tractor-trailer combinations between company terminals and customer facilities or work sites within the terminals geographic service area. Sorts, handles, loads, and/or unloads freight at various companies and customer locations. Home daily, pay $19.85 - $24.39/hr. Call for details: (844) 556-0701 Linehaul Driver: Class A Driver, operates various tractor-trailer combinations for extended periods of time, over long distances, between company terminals or yards, company facilities and customer facilities or work sites to pick up, transport, and deliver freight. Home weekly or more often, pay $.51 - $.60/cpm. Call for details: (844) 556-0701 Benefits Saia best-in-class benefits for full time employees include: low cost medical insurance (which is also free after 10 years of service!), free basic life insurance and disability, paid time off, 401(k) with company match and immediate vesting, stock purchase program, credit union, direct payroll deposit, scholarship program, and employee recognition programs. Call for details: (844) 556-0701 Requirements For experienced driver positions, must have Class A CDL w/ Hazmat, Doubles/Triples & Tankers, plus 1 year experience. Call for details: (844) 556-0701
 Position Details:

LOCAL CITY DRIVER

Responsibilities:

Local City Drivers operate various tractor-trailer combinations between company terminals and customer facilities or work sites within the terminal's geographic service area. They sort, handle, load, and/or unload freight at various companies and customer locations. Minimum Qualifications:
• Minimum 21 years of age
• Maintains a Class A CDL
• Maintains T, N, and H (or X) endorsements
• Minimum 1 year tractor trailer experience
Call for details: (844) 556-0701

LINE HAUL DRIVER

Responsibilities:

Line Haul Drivers operate various tractor-trailer combinations for extended periods of time, over long distances, between company terminals or yards, company facilities and customer facilities or work sites to pick up, transport, and deliver freight. Minimum Qualifications:
• Minimum 21 years of age
• Maintains a Class A CDL
• Maintains T, N, and H (or X) endorsements
• Minimum 1 year tractor trailer experience
Call for details: (844) 556-0701

DOCKWORKER PT

Responsibilities:

Efficiently sort, handle, and load freight into and unload it from over-the-road equipment, containers, city trailers, and/or straight trucks. This position routinely uses pallet jacks and forklifts in the loading and unloading of freight including shipments of Hazardous Materials freight. Preferred Qualifications:
• Freight handling experience
• Forklift certification
• Handling of Hazmat training
Call for details: (844) 556-0701

DOCKWORKER

Responsibilities:

Efficiently sort, handle, and load freight into and unload it from over-the-road equipment, containers, city trailers, and/or straight trucks. This position routinely uses pallet jacks and forklifts in the loading and unloading of freight including shipments of Hazardous Materials freight. Preferred Qualifications:
• Freight handling experience
• Forklift certification
• Handling of Hazmat training
Call for details: (844) 556-0701

MECHANIC TRAILER

Responsibilities:

Performs inspections, service, and repairs on dry van type trailers. Diagnoses failures and makes repairs on mechanical, electrical or other various systems on a trailer. May discuss the nature of the difficulty with the driver(s). Uses hydraulic jacks or hoist, to gain access to the underside of the unit and to aid in the removal or replacement of assemblies such as springs, axles, landing gear, and brakes, etc. Minimum Qualifications:
• Minimum of 2 years Trailer Mechanic experience
• ASE electrical or Air Brake System certification
• Training and certification in electrical welding of steel and/or aluminum
• Training in repair of hydraulic liftgates
• Training in repair of refrigeration/heater units
Call for details: (844) 556-0701

MECHANIC CLASS B

Responsibilities:

Makes repairs and maintain systems and parts associated with class 6, 7, & 8 diesel-powered tractors. Diagnoses failures and makes repairs on mechanical, electrical, or other various systems on a vehicle. May discuss the nature of the difficulty with the driver(s). Uses hydraulic jacks or hoist, to gain access to the underside of the unit and to aid in the removal or replacement of assemblies such as engines, transmissions, differentials, springs, etc. Uses electronic diagnostic tools and computer software to assist in the troubleshooting and repair of heavy duty trucks engine, braking, electrical, cooling and exhaust systems. Minimum Qualifications:
• Minimum 2 years of Diesel Mechanic experience
• ASE electrical, Air Brake System or A/C Certification
• Factory training and certification in engine diagnostic software
• Training in Eaton, Spicer and Meritor transmission removal and installation
• Training in repair of Wabco/Meritor antilock brake systems
Call for details: (844) 556-0701  

For more info about this event and any of these jobs Call(844) 556-0701