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CDL Class A Truckers / Truck Driver Owner Operators / Dedicated Lanes / OTR / Tractor-Trailer Dry Van

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

CDL Class A Truckers / Truck Driver Owner Operators / Dedicated Lanes / OTR / Tractor-Trailer Dry Van

Driver types hired: Owner Operator
Equipment types hired: Dry Van


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About Forward Air Transportation Services

Solo Owner Operators
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Division Overview: The foundation product for Forward Air is our Expedited LTL (less than truckload) service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage free deliveries between 87 cities every day. Our LTL fleet partners 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, the miles and revenue to earn unparalleled financial success, all while enjoying the benefit of regular home time.

Job Description: Forward Air Transportation Services, Inc. is looking for capable and dedicated Solo Owner Operators to partner with our LTL Division. Owner Operators are responsible for the pick-up and delivery of our customers’ freight throughout our national network of terminals. LTL freight opportunities are 99% drop & hook and run exclusively from terminal-to-terminal, no customer interaction.

Compensation:
• Top earners average $150K (+) per year
• $1.00 / mile for all miles + FSC (includes hazmat pay)*
• Average over 2,500 miles per week
• Additional $0.02 per mile for trucks that are 5 years old or newer
• Longevity based rate increases though our Tenure Program

Incentives:
• Excellent planned home-time program
• Dedicated and round-trip runs available
• Weekly settlements with direct deposit option
• Lightweight freight with the average load weighing less than 26,000 lbs.
• 99.9% drop & hook freight
• Regionally based FSC (fuel surcharge) program with discounts at the pump up to $0.25 per gallon
• 100% paid tolls and pre-pass / EZ pass
• No charge for Qualcomm (after 1 year) and no charge for base plates (after 2 years)
• Tire discounts and maintenance program
• Driver advocate service provided to you by our Contractor Relations Team
• Great health and wellness benefits
• Lease purchase program - $0 down, no credit check, programs are available through 3rd party vendors*

Solo Owner Operators
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Qualifications:
• Class A CDL required
• Must be at least 23 years of age
• Previous Driving Experience: 12 months in the past 3 years and/or 24 months in the past 5 years
• No more than 2 violations on MVR for past 36 months
• Must adhere to all DOT requirements (Including drug screen & physical)
• All applicants are subject to a criminal background investigation

©FAF Inc. *All statements and requirements defined in this advertisement are for marketing purposes only. Actual revenue, bonuses & opportunities may vary from the advertised rates depending on division and the individual’s qualifications. Leasing & financing program options are available through third party financing companies that are not legally affiliated with FAF, Inc.

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Driver Types Hired

  • Owner Operator

Equipment Types Hired

  • Dry Van

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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