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CDL Class A Company Driver, Local Yard Spotter Position

Forward Air Transportation Services
6431 Alum Creek Drive Suite J Columbus, OH 43125

CDL Class A Company Driver, Local Yard Spotter Position

Driver types hired: Company Driver
Equipment types hired: Straight Truck

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About Forward Air Transportation Services

Job Description:
Forward Air’s LTL Local Division is currently hiring CDL-A Company Drivers in the Columbus, OH area. This position involves yard spotting, trailer bustling & possibly some local PUD driving.

Equipment: Tractor-Trailer, 53’ dry van
Pay: $18 per hour (starting rate) + Benefits

Location: Columbus, OH 43125 (CMH) & Columbus, OH 43217 (LCK)

Schedule: Full-time, Thursday - Sunday. 12 hour daytime shifts. Thursday & Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM. Saturday: 7 AM - 7 PM. Sunday: 7 AM - 5:30 PM. Home daily, off Monday - Wednesday. Long-term opportunity! Call for more details…

Call 855-585-8568 for more details!

Division Description:

The foundation product for Forward Air is our expedited LTL service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage-free deliveries between 87 cities every day. By locating terminals near airports and maintaining a scheduled transportation network, we are a convenient and consistent service provider with broad geographic coverage. Our LTL fleet partner’s experience the benefits of our drop & hook / no touch Hub-to-Hub freight network. Our operational excellence provides you with unmatched support to effectively operate your business, and the miles and revenue to earn unparalleled financial success; all while enjoying the benefit of regular home time.


• Excellent advancament opportunities with a growing company
• Performance bonuses available
• Industry leading benefits including wellness packages, 401k & stock ownership plans
• Paid holidays and vacations

Company Overview:

Forward Air, Inc. is a leading provider of time-definite surface transportation and related logistics services to the North American expedited ground freight market. We offer our customers local pick-up and delivery (Forward Air CompleteSM) and scheduled surface transportation of cargo as a cost-effective, reliable alternative to air transportation. We transport cargo that must be delivered at a specific time but is relatively less time-sensitive than traditional air freight or when air transportation is not economical. We also offer our customers an array of logistics and other services including: expedited full truckload (TLX); intermodal/drayage (Central States Trucking Co.); specialized temperature-controlled freight (TQI); dedicated fleets; warehousing; customs brokerage; and shipment consolidation, deconsolidation and handling.
As an industry leader we are dedicated to finding and developing the best people. We want individuals who share our core values and demonstrate a true passion for what we do. Forward Air offers excellent compensation and benefits packages to our employees, as well as tremendous growth opportunities for top performers.


• Must meet minimum age requirement of 23 years old
• Previous Driving Experience: 12 months in the past 3 years and/or 24 months in the past 5 years
• CDL Class A is required
• Must adhere to all DOT requirements (Including drug screen and physical)
• All applications are subject to a criminal background investigation

Call 855-585-8568 for more details!

Forward Air is an Equal Opportunity employer
Apply today for the secure future and advancement opportunity you’ve been looking for with a company named one of
“Forbes Top 200 Small Companies"

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Driver Types Hired

  • Company Driver

Equipment Types Hired

  • Straight Truck

Equipment Experience Accepted

  • Dry Van
  • Flatbed
  • Tanker
  • Refrigerated
  • Oversized
  • Other

Required Endorsements

Hazmat No
Doubles / Triples No
Tanker No
Passenger No

Expediting Experience Required?

  • No, we do not require that applicants have expediting experience.

Benefits Information

Do you offer a medical plan? Yes
Do you offer a dental plan? Yes
Do you offer a vision plan? Yes
Do you offer a retirement plan? Yes
Do you offer profit sharing? No
Do you offer stock purchase? Yes

Bonuses Information

Do you offer bonuses for extra pickups & dropoffs? Yes
Do you offer hiring bonuses? Yes
Do you offer annual bonuses? No
Do you offer mileage bonuses? No
Do you offer safety bonuses? Yes
Do you offer a per diem? No

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