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CDL Owner Operator, Truck Driver, Drop & Hook

CDL Owner Operator, Truck Driver, Drop & Hook

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About Forward Air Transportation Services

Division Overview:

The foundation product for Forward Air is our Less than Truckload (LTL) service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage free deliveries between 87 cities and 93 terminal locations 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 weekly home time. 

 

Compensation:

• Earning potential of up to $188,000 per year 

• Longevity based rate increases though our Tenure Program earning up to $193,700 per year

• $1,500 Sign-On Bonus

(*Earning potential is based off of an estimated 3,000 miles per week, and includes $0.02 for hazmat and $0.02 for truck 5 years or newer. Estimate is for 52 weeks and  includes adjustment for empty miles and FSC as of last update*)

 

Incentives:

• Weekly home-time program

• 90% terminal to terminal

• 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% no touch, drop & hook freight

• Regionally based FSC (fuel surcharge) program with discounted fuel prices at the pump using Best Price & Cost Plus at participating TA, Petro & Love’s

• 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 programs available

• Driver advocate service provided to you by our Contractor Relations Team

• Great health and wellness benefits available

• Pet friendly

• Lease purchase program - $0 down or low down payments are available, no credit check, weekly truck payments as low as $400 - $500 for both Solo and Team Owner Operators. *Programs are available through 3rd party vendors*

 

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 & regulations

• All applicants are subject to a criminal background investigation

 

©2017 FAF Inc.*All statements and requirements defined in this advertisement are for marketing purposes only. Actual revenue, bonuses, benefits & opportunities may vary from the advertised rates depending on division and the individual driver’s qualifications and experience. Leasing & financing options are through a third party financing company not legally affiliated with FAF, Inc.*

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Equipment Experience Accepted

  • Dry Van
  • Flatbed
  • Tanker
  • Refrigerated
  • Oversized
  • Intermodal
  • 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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