Class A CDL Driver in Gresham, OR at Hawthorne Gardening Co.

Date Posted: 4/21/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Gresham, OR
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/21/2021

Job Description

At the Hawthorne Gardening Company (HGC) we want our people to empower more people to garden no matter where and how they choose to grow. We accomplish this by encouraging people to live happier, healthier lives through gardening. If you also feel this way then you’d fit in great with us!

$5000 SIGN-ON BONUS for all new CDL Drivers! This position will be in our new Gresham, OR facility. This position could require some warehouse duties, as you may spend 20% of the week in the warehouse.

Hours will be 7:00AM-4:00PM Sunday-Thursday


Up to $26.85 per hour, depending on experience

What you’ll do in this role:

  • This position would allow drivers to be home most every night.  Drivers will be responsible for complying with all DOT, state regulations, and Company safety and compliance policies.

  • Service our growing plant to plant operations and plant to retail customer operations

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Class A CDL – HM not required but suggested

  • Must have at least 3 years verifiable driving experience

  • No more than 3 moving violations in the last 3 years

  • No more than 1 DOT recordable accident in the last 3 years

  • Medically qualified to operate a commercial motor vehicle

  • Ability to lift 55 lbs or more

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • 99% Non-Layover, home every night

  • 80%+ drop and hook

  • Prepass for tolls & scales

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • Fitness club reimbursement - $350/ Individual & $500/Family

  • Starting day one, 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.

  • Generous vacation day policy in addition to 11 holidays

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Hawthorne Gardening Company by accessing our Talent Network: HGC Talent Network

The Hawthorne Gardening Company is a start-up company focused on hydroponic gardening. Dedicated to creating high quality products founded in social and environmental responsibility. Backed by the largest lawn and garden company in the U.S. (Scotts Miracle-Gro, NYSE: SMG) we bring new ideas, values, and culture to our endeavors without the constraints of a large corporation. We are an energetic, progressive-minded, sustainability-focused group of highly-motivated individuals, eager to share our love of gardening with the world.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Sunlight Supply, General Hydroponics, General Organics, Vermicrop, Botanicare, AeroGarden, CanFilters and Gavita Lighting.

Hawthorne Gardening Company is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Hawthorne Gardening Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Hawthorne Gardening Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.