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New Penn Motor Express – Why Work For Us?

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About New Penn

New Penn is a regional less-than-truckload motor carrier providing reliable next-day service through a network of 24 service centers located in the Northeastern United States, Quebec, Canada and Puerto Rico. The company also provides service to portions of the West, Midwest and Southeast regions of the U.S. and all of Canada in conjunction with partner carriers. New Penn employs over 2000 people, operates a fleet of over 850 tractors and 1,700 trailers, and is widely regarded as one of the most efficiently operated carriers in the industry. New Penn is considered an industry leader in tracking technologies and Internet-based shipping services.

New Penn is an operating unit of YRC Regional Transportation. Please visit http://www.yrcw.com/yrcreg/ for more information.

Coverage

Specializing in Northeast regional LTL service, serving the Northeastern United States, Quebec, Canada and Puerto Rico. New Penn also provides service to the West, Midwest and Southeast regions of the U.S. and all of Canada in conjunction with partner carriers.

"Quest for Quality" 

Award Winner for 20 Years!
2014 Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Regional and Expedited LTL Carrier awards

Career Opportunities

New Penn offers outstanding full-time and part-time career opportunities. Full-time employees are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package while part-time employees enjoy flexible scheduling and selected benefits.

When you work at New Penn you enjoy the security of knowing you work for one of the most financially stable companies in the industry. Further, New Penn employees take great pride in the company's reputation for service excellence. Come, join us. You too can be New Penn Proud!


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New Penn is committed to continued leadership and excellence in the health and safety of our employees, contractors, customers, applicants, shareholders, and communities. We are committed to preventing losses due to work related injuries or crashes by conforming to Occupational Safety, Health, Industrial Hygiene, and Environmental guidelines.

This commitment is achieved by providing and maintaining a safe and healthy work environment that is free from recognized hazards identified in local, state, and federal regulations.

To this end, we believe that crashes or injuries do not have to occur in our work environment if the proper emphasis and priority is given to health & safety. Our facilities subscribe to the continuous improvement of a safety plan which focuses on the conditions and behaviors that result in decreases in the number and severity of our employee injuries and crashes leading us to achieve our goal of ZERO crashes and work related injuries.

There is NO situation that justifies placing employees or contractors at an unacceptable risk and we believe that excellent leadership and active employee engagement are essential in creating a ZERO CRASH/INJURY CULTURE. We expect reporting of all crashes, injuries, near misses, property damage, and at-risk behaviors/ conditions. All crashes and injuries are to be reported to management and the Safety Department to ensure all actions are noted and followed up on for completion.

New Penn continuously strives to improve our Safety, Health, Industrial Hygiene, and Environmental systems by benchmarking the best practices in all industries and implementing them to ensure we achieve our goal of ZERO CRASHES AND INJURIES.

New Penn also supports a Company Joint Safety and Health committee that encourages participation in the development, maintenance, and support of the site safety systems.

At New Penn, COMPLIANCE with all SAFETY, HEALTH, HYGIENE, ENVIRONMENTAL, and QUALITY system requirements is a CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT. We will provide the necessary training to ensure that all employees and contractors understand these requirements.

All Employees are expected to have individual ownership and be personally committed to the Safety, Health, Industrial Hygiene, and Environmental objectives of New Penn. This is the only way. The Company will achieve the ZERO CRASH/INJURY CULTURE. Not only must we look out for ourselves as individuals, we must take responsibility to care for one another. The New Penn Leadership team is committed to providing the necessary support to ensure the ZERO CRASH/INJURY objectives are fully achieved.


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Ready to take the wheel?

Demand for truck drivers has never been stronger than it is today. For a variety of reasons, including a large number of long-time drivers retiring, your prospects for a career as a professional driver have never been better.


You have many options as a New Penn driver.  Regional drivers travel throughout the Northeast, and are home at least three nights a week. Or you may prefer one of the home-every-night positions, making local deliveries and pick-ups. Regardless of the route, New Penn hires only professional drivers who meet our high standards, are willing and able to do what it takes to ensure that every shipment arrives safely and on time. If you’re ready to get behind the wheel for a great company for a promising future, then consider a career as a professional driver.

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    I've been with New Penn for 4 years, and it has been the most rewarding job experience.

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    Current Employee - Inside Sales Specialist in Lebanon, PA
    Current Employee - Inside Sales Specialist in Lebanon, PA
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    I have been working at New Penn Motor Express full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The best things about working for New Penn, is the company loyalty to their customers, and employees. This isn't just a job to work, but a family in most ways. I enjoy the people I work with, and the customers I help on a daily basis. I get up in the morning happy to go to work.

    Cons

    The only thing would be negative attitudes from customers and employees. Everybody has bad days, and you can't help that, and it will leak into other aspects of your life. Best way is to stay positive and friendly with those customers and employees, and they tend to soften up a little.

    Advice to Management

    My advice to management, would be to continue treating employees and customer, the way you would want to be treated.


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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at New Penn Motor Express (Camp Hill, PA) in January 2014.

    Interview

    Submitted application online, Phone interview with corporate HR, and 2 interviews with manager and district manager, took 2 months plus from offer until the first day of work, which was ridiculous. Very straight forward questions. There is a drug test (urine) and a background check post offer. The process is too involved and takes way too long compared to industry standards.

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    Negotiation

    Negotiation isn't really possible, especially with vacation.

New Penn Motor Express Awards & Accolades

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Quest for Quality Award , Logistics Management magazine, 2014

Additional Info

Website www.newpenn.com
Headquarters Lebanon, PA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1931
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Transportation & Logistics
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Write it down: This New Penn is a regional, less-than-truckload (LTL) freight carrier that operates in the northeastern US. (LTL carriers consolidate freight from multiple shippers into a single truckload.) Next-day deliveries in the New England and mid-Atlantic regions make up the bulk of New Penn Motor Express' shipments; the company also offers service in Canada and in Puerto Rico. It operates a fleet of about 850 tractors and 1,700 trailers from a network of nearly 25 terminals. Connections with other carriers, including sister companies in the YRC Regional ... More

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