Yellow Corporation Brings New Jobs to Omaha, Nebraska, and America
OVERLAND PARK, Can., May 4, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The Yellow Corporation (NASDAQ: YELL) is recruiting for new roles in Omaha, Nebraska. On Thursday May 6th and Friday May 7th, Yellow will host two hiring events as the haulage company tries to fill jobs, including dock workers and local drivers. Yellow plans to immediately recruit skilled workers for over 20 jobs in Omaha, with additional positions open nationwide.
Yellow is the second largest freight forwarder with less than truckload and the fifth largest haulage company in North America. Yellow’s 30,000 employees work in all 50 states plus Puerto Rico, Canada and Mexico.
Yellow’s Omaha recruitment events are one of more than two dozen similar recruiting events held across America between now and July. Yellow plans to hire thousands of new employees across the country by the end of 2021, with at least 1,500 dedicated to commercial drivers.
“Seventy percent of America’s freight moves on our country’s highways, so it’s important that the industry continues to recruit to keep the US supply chain going,” said Darren Hawkins, chief executive officer of Yellow.
“Yellow pays very competitive wages and provides excellent health benefits to its employees,” said Hawkins. “For those with trucking experience or not, or people looking for a new opportunity or changing jobs due to pandemic absenteeism, this is an exciting time to build a career and a future at Yellow.”
In addition to the May 6th and 7th Recruitment Days, Yellow continues to regularly sponsor its local Kansas City Driver Academy, which provides training and education for those interested in careers as professional drivers.
“Hiring is our number one priority,” said Hawkins. “Our freight professionals are the economic lifeline for almost every community in America. Transport and truck people are patriots. “
Yellow’s recruitment events will be held on Thursday May 6th and Friday May 7th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Omaha YRC Freight Terminal, 4480 S. 90th St, Omaha, Neb. Candidates have the opportunity to speak to HR managers and receive support with applications and documents. Reservation is not required.
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Yellow regularly sponsors the Kansas City Driving Academy for qualified candidates interested in obtaining a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with no tuition fees. For information on the dates, contact Yellow at (833) 475-8201.
For more information or to apply, please visit www.MyYellow.com and click on “Careers” in the upper right corner.
About the Yellow Corporation
Yellow Corporation has one of the largest and most comprehensive LTL (Logistics and Less-than-Truckload) networks in North America with local, regional, national and international capabilities. Through its teams of seasoned service professionals, Yellow Corporation provides industry-leading expertise in flexible supply chain solutions to ensure customers can ship industrial, commercial and retail goods with confidence. The Yellow Corporation, headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., Is the holding company for a portfolio of LTL brands such as Holland, New Penn, Reddaway and YRC Freight as well as the logistics company HNRY Logistics.
Please visit our website at www.myyellow.com for more information.