CDL A Driver Paid Training Program - Ginsberg's Foods

CDL A Driver Paid Training Program

Our drivers are home every night, enjoy weekends off and average a 46 hour work week. 

Ginsberg’s Foods is a local food service distributor and essential business that offers on-the-job paid training for you to get your CDL A license. No experience is necessary! Dedication, the love of driving, being physically fit and interacting with our customers is a must.

Examiner’s state they see our trucks pull up for test and they know they have another passing student

Ginsberg’s takes the time to prepare our students SAFELY for everyday driving in ALL elements. 100% of our trainees have received their the CDL A license. 

Ginsberg’s CDL A Driver Training Program

Learn about our CDL A Driver Program and the Ginsberg’s Team in our own drivers’ words!

CDL A Trainee Dashboard Confessionals

Shane, Mike, Nishan & Ben tell their stories about our driver training program, their jobs and teammates.

Shane has been a driver for 1 year after going through Ginsberg’s CDL A training program

Mike was a chef who wanted better job security and hours. He went from being a Ginsberg’s customer to a Ginsberg’s driver.

Nishan recently got his CDL A 

Ben has been a Ginsberg’s driver for 4 years

On The Road With Ginsberg’s Trainers

What you learn during your supervised behind the wheel training with our trainers and mentors! 

Ginsberg’s CDL A Driver Training Program

Training will include everything needed to pass a Class A road tests including specific maneuvers such as offset backing, parallel parking, full DOT vehicle inspections, DOT log regulations, road coarse preparations, coupling and uncoupling and certified Smith System safety training. This is a physically demanding program. Our drivers and trainees physically unload heavy product to customer locations using a hand truck and ramps while navigating various surfaces, inclines, steps, and stairs and delivering product to the appropriate location (dry, cooler, frozen) at the customer’s place of business. Our warehouse is stocked full of the favorite foods you enjoy from proteins, produce, desserts, snacks, seafood, but no alcohol or tobacco products come from our facility.

  • Must have a valid Class A permit or obtain within 90 days of employment
  • Must fulfill a 2-year agreement with the company as a CDL A driver once trained and posses Class A license
  • No experience required
  • $18.00/hour with Class A permit
  • $21.50/hour upon receiving Class A license with potential for incentives and pay increases 
  • New drivers earn up to 3.5 weeks of paid time off for vacation, personal and sick needs in their first year
  • Visit our Careers page to learn about your company benefits

CDL A Training Program Schedule

  • On-the job paid training from Day 1. 
  • By Day 3 supervised behind the wheel training, with an average of 150 miles a day, 5 days a week. 
  • Average length of training is 2 months.
  • Almost 6,000 miles of driving time before road test is taken
  • 16 hour in-house prep for road test maneuvers. 

Ginsberg’s CDL A Driver Training Program Application

Interested in attending an upcoming class for your CDL A license? Please complete the application below and we will have someone reach out to you shortly!

  • Work Experience

    Please list your last two employers. You may attach your resume to this application in lieu of completing this section.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
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  • Applicant's Statement

    I certify that the information given by me in this application, and any attachments included as part of this application, are true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that the omission and/or misrepresentation of any fact from or on this application or during any interview will result in immediate rejection of my application or, if I am hired, will be cause for immediate dismissal. Unless I otherwise noted, I authorize Ginsberg’s Foods to contact all my employment references and personal references, as well as the educational institutions I have attended. I authorize investigation of all statements contained in this application for a complete background check, and agree to execute any consent forms necessary for Ginsberg’s Foods to conduct its lawful pre-employment checks. I hereby release Ginsberg’s Foods and all affiliated persons and entities, as well as any person or institution that provides Ginsberg’s Foods with any lawful information about me, from and all liability whatsoever resulting from such lawful inquiry, investigation, or communication. By clicking submit, you agree to the above
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