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CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver

Company: Averitt
Location: Grand Prairie
Posted on: July 5, 2024

Job Description:


Call us at (877) 838-0380 or Apply Online Below!



Dedicated drivers enjoy the many privileges that come with having consistent customers. This permanent full-time position gives you a better idea of the number of miles and hours each week holds, which means you'll have a better idea of what to expect in every paycheck. And because you know your customers and their typical freight load, you're less likely to be surprised or slowed down by unusual shipments.

  • Competitive pay:
  • Average $1,635 per week/$85,000 per year
  • Starting pay .64 cpm
  • Top pay of .65 cpm reached within 180 days
  • First increase of .05 at 90 days
  • Second increase of .05 at 180 days
  • Average 2,350 miles per week
  • Stop pay is $25 per stop
  • Average 4 stops per week
  • Breakdown, layover and detention pay available
  • Company sponsored per diem program
  • Home every week
  • Most routes will start Friday or Saturday
  • Driver will be home during the week depending on the route
  • Drivers will be rotating routes
  • Run from Irving, TX Indianapolis IN, Brampton ON, Long Beach, CA. and Alberta, CN
  • Most deliveries will be dock customer unload but some will be pallet jack to rear of trailer with customer unload
  • Some drop and hook but most live customer unload
  • Product is chemicals in totes and drums (palletized), drivers will be required to have HazMat, Tanker, and a valid passport CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver Benefits:
    • Paid time off including 8 paid holidays
    • Excellent insurance coverage that includes medical, prescription, dental, vision and hearing starting as low as $97.55/week for family plans and $37.35/week for individual plans effective after 30 days
    • Rider policy available for legally married spouses
    • Profit Sharing plan allows you to share in the rewards of our efforts, with a portion of our profits given back to you as monthly direct deposits into your retirement account
    • Referral rewards - cash bonuses for referrals
    • Averitt's fleet includes local, dedicated, and regional truck driver jobs. Drivers can change their driving preferences as their careers progress, including opportunities in operations and leadership Ready to make a change? APPLY NOW to be an Averitt CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver! Averitt Express is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
      • Must live within a 100-mile radius
      • Minimum of 1 year verifiable tractor-trailer experience in the past 3 years, including 6 months' of OTR experience
      • Must be 21 years of age or older
      • Must have Class A CDL with hazmat and tanker
      • Must have a passport or be able to apply for passport within 30 days of hire and obtain within 120 days of hire date
      • No convictions for reckless driving within the past 5 years
      • No convictions for DUI within the past 5 years
      • No suspensions or revocations within the last 5 years
      • No serious violations within previous 12 months (15 mph or greater, following too close, improper passing, traffic offense committed in a CMV in connection with fatality
      • No more than 3 moving violations within the past 3 years
      • No preventable DOT recordable accidents within the past 3 years Essential functions:
        • Open/Close Trailer Doors - force requirement: 46 lbs
        • Count freight
        • Complete fuel tickets
        • Obtain sales leads
        • Hook/Unhook trailer - force requirement: 90 lbs (Class A Only)
        • Perform pre-trip inspections
        • Drive
        • Regular predictable attendance
        • Enter/Exit a Commercial Motor Vehicle
        • Enter/Exit the rear of a trailer from ground level


          Call us at (877) 838-0380 or Apply Online Below!

Keywords: Averitt, Grand Prairie , CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver, Professions , Grand Prairie, Texas

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