About the job
Position runs mainly between Grand Rapids, MI and Northbrook, IL. May do short run on other end before loading for the other direction.
Easy job for experienced flatbed driver. Home can be anyplace between the two. We also have a steady lane between Chicago and Akron, Ohio if you choose.
$1,500 - $1,800 total average weekly pay
2,000 - 2,800 average miles per week
Company driver (solo)
3 days on, 2 days off
1 - 3 required days out
Home every weekend
100% live load / unload
100% no touch freight
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, 401K with company match
All major holidays off and no weekends.
1 year 5 days2-3 years 8 days4-5 years 10Continues to 20 days
Pet and rider policy
Pets are not allowed
Riders are not allowed
Core responsibilities include, but are not limited to
Inspection of vehicle, equipment, and cargo to ensure everything is safe, legal, and secure.
Maintaining a driver's log in accordance with DOT regulations.
Submitting customer paperwork and deposits including invoices, load orders, and handheld reports.
Loading and unloading cargo while operating cargo handling equipment.
Carrier and truck information
Carrier size 100 - 249 trucks
Mostly manual trucks
Governed trucks at 68 mph on cruise control (may vary when off cruise control)
Taking truck home is not allowed.
At least 22 years old
Class A license
Not qualified if you have manual restriction, air brakes restriction or night driving restriction
at least 14 months in the last 5 years
Experience must be with a 48 ft trailer minimum
Must be able to pass urine test
Must be eligible to work in the US
Must have basic proficiency in the English language
Must have finished High School or have passed GED or state approved equivalent
Must have a valid DOT medical card
Good driving record
Stable work history