37¢ - 45¢ Per Mile
Receive and follow dispatch orders and communicate daily when working
Pre-and Post trip inspect all vehicles with no shortcuts taken
Hook up to the correct trailer as directed by dispatch
Drive vehicle on specified route observing DOT and Terminal Transport safe driving rules and regulations
Communicate with dispatch as directed, even when at home to receive dispatch information
Sleep in the sleeper bunk during all overnight breaks
Arrive at all appointments on time and assist in loading and unloading as assigned.
Backhaul product or return to domicile locations as directed.
Communicate with Terminal Transport for direction on breakdowns, accidents, product spills, emergencies, delays and all other problems that will affect customer service
Fuel vehicle as needed at approved locations.
Prepare trip reports and DOT logs correctly, neatly and accurately every day
Be responsible for cash advances from the company by obtaining receipts for all expenses.
Participate in the Terminal Transport safety program as directed
Comply with all DOT and FMCSR regulations.
- All miles paid.
- Average 11,000 to 12,000 miles / month
- Fuel Purchase Program
- 40 years old - $110 / month
- 1-5 years experience = $0.37 to $0.44 CPM
- 6+ years experience = $0.45 CPM plus
Physical and Mental Requirements:
Always demonstrate sound judgment in operation of the vehicle
Work 60 -70 hours per week, within federal guidelines, including nights away from home
Pull, twist, bend, and lift 75 pounds to shoulder height as required to perform essential functions.
Have the ability to climb in and out of the tractor and into the trailer for all inspections as required
Sit for up to 11 hours per day
Drive vehicle and load/unload in extreme winter and summer temperatures and all conditions
Communicate, read, understand, and write neatly as required to perform all essential functions
Communicate with the office as well as customers in a professional manner at all times
Minimum Driver Requirements:
Drivers must have 12 months of verified experience in the prior 3 years to be considered. It does not need to be consecutive, but it must be verified by previous employers or carriers that the driver hauled for.
A current DOT medical card with at least 6 months remaining on it with the long form are also required to be considered for employment.
A minimum 23 years of age.
Must have a current class A CDL license.
No more than 3 jobs in the prior 3 years.
No major accidents in the prior 5 years.
No more than 2 minor accidents in the prior 3 years.
No DWI or DUI’s in the past 5 years
No cell phone or seatbelt violations or warnings in the past 3 years
All traffic violations/accidents in commercial or personal vehicles count when being considered for employment.
All accidents on MVRs will be considered at fault unless otherwise supported with a police report by the applicant.
Terminal Transport and its insurance company reserve the right to determine an acceptable, insurable risk.
- Retirement Plan
- Profit Sharing
- Stock Options