Class A CDL Driver

  • United States Bakery
  • Portland, OR, USA
  • Apr 25, 2022
Full time CDL Drivers

Job Description

Come Make $ DOUGH $ with us!

Sign-on Bonus of $10,000!

Franz Bakery is a privately owned, independent wholesale bakery operating in the Pacific Northwest consisting of a group of family bakeries, all of which were started in the 1900's.  Franz produces a variety of different bakery products including breads, rolls, bagels, donuts, cookies and pastries that are marketed under a wide range of premium labels. Our products, we consider, which are made with quality ingredients and superior baking processes, are the best in the marketplace. 

We are currently seeking a Class A CDL Driver to join our hardworking and dedicated team.

Franz recognizes that talented people are attracted to companies that provide excellent pay, benefits and a dynamic, safety-oriented culture.

For these reasons, you will be rewarded with:

1. A sign-on / retention bonus of $10,000 (details to be provided)

2. An excellent hourly wage - Starting at $29.03, with opportunities for advancement.

  • Company Paid Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits that begin the first of the month following 80 hours of work - for you and your dependents!
  • Generous Holiday and Vacation
  • Paid Time off: floating holidays and sick time
  • A Company paid union pension plan
  • 50% off on all Franz products
  • Paid weekly!
  • Home every night – No layovers required


Transport Drivers will operate tractors pulling double trailers and follows all DOT and company requirements to transport bakery products safely and efficiently to the required destination in a timely manner. Drivers will load and unload trucks at each destination.

Hours and Shift(s)

New employees are assigned to any workday: Monday through Sunday, and any shift: Day, Swing and/or Graveyard based upon production needs. A set schedule of days and shifts are based solely upon the union bid process.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operates single, double or triple-tractor trailers on a combination of city and interstate routes and other distance destinations outside of the main Portland bakery plant.
  • Distribute bakery products to depot center.
  • Reload trailers with empty transport racks to be returned to the main bakery plant.
  • Inter-city destinations constitute short driving distances in contrast to longer destinations to depot center in outlying cities requiring 3 to 4 hour driving times.
  • Related duties and projects as assigned.
  • Adherence to the Company’s Core Values

Minimum Requirements  


  • High school graduate or GED required.
  • Must have current CDL A license with acceptable, verifiable driving record.
  • Must be able to work any day, including holidays, or any shift.
  • Must have reliable attendance to meet employer’s attendance standards for 24/7 production facility.
  • Must join union within 30 days of hire.
  • Adherence to company core values.

Franz Bakery is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity