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Solo / Columbus, OH to Des Plaines, IL and back CDL-A Truck Drivers, Sub-Contractor Tractor-Trailer Owner Operator Fleet Drivers, Dedicated Lanes, Gre

Solo / Columbus, OH to Des Plaines, IL and back CDL-A Truck Drivers, Sub-Contractor Tractor-Trailer Owner Operator Fleet Drivers, Dedicated Lanes, Gre

Driver types hired: Team Driver
Equipment types hired: Dry Van

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About Forward Air Transportation Services

Company Overview:

Forward Air Corporation is a leading provider of time-definite surface transportation and related logistics services to the North American airfreight and expedited LTL market. Forward Air provides scheduled surface transportation of cargo as a cost effective, reliable alternative to air transportation and transports airfreight that must be delivered at a specific time, but is less time-sensitive than traditional integrated services. We have a network of freight terminals located at or near airports in 87 U.S. and Canadian cities, including our central sorting facility in Columbus, Ohio and 11 regional sort centers that create the most effective line haul network in the industry.

Position: Independent Sub-Contractor Fleet Drivers, Solo & Team / CDL-A with Hazmat / Dedicated Routes: Columbus to Pennsylvania, Columbus to Oklahoma, Columbus to Virginia, Columbus to Texas, and Columbus to Chicago. Call for details regarding schedule and pay!

Job Description:

At Forward Air, we partner with the “best of the best” Fleet Owner’s in the industry. Our Fleet Owners are looking for Independent Contractors teams and solos to operate their equipment and deliver freight to our customers. Enjoy the freedom of being an Independent Contractor while receiving the benefits of driving plenty of miles and earning a great income. Let us help introduce you to our Fleet owners and begin of your career as an Independent Contract Driver.


Freedom to be your own boss without owning your own truck
Excellent planned home time program
Dedicated runs available
99.9% Drop & Hook Freight
Driver advocate service provided to you by our Contractor Relations team
Great health and wellness benefits available
Average loads weigh less than 26,000 pounds

Core Responsibilities & Duties:
Pick-up and deliver freight for our customers in a safe, timely, and professional manner.
Provide superior customer service.
Maintain electronic logs and on-board computer with each shipment.
Perform all pre-trip and post-trip inspections.

Must meet minimum age requirement of 23 years old
Must have a class A CDL with a minimum of 1 year of recent experience
Must have or be willing to obtain hazmat endorsement
Must pass a background check and DOT physical and drug screen
Must meet DOT and Company requirements
Ability to read, write, and communicate in English, as defined by DOT

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Driver Types Hired

  • Team Driver

Equipment Types Hired

  • Dry Van

Equipment Experience Accepted

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

Required Endorsements

Hazmat Yes
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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