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N.E. Dedicated Flatbed Truck Driver Home Weekends P01

Finding Drivers Wilkes-Barre ,PA
  • Expired: 15 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

- - At least 1 year OTR experience w/ 6 months of it flatbed within the past 3 years​

Drivers Must Live in, ME< NH< VT< MA< CT< RI< NY< East PA, NJ, DE, MD

Home Weekends

Drivers can get home eevery weekend , and likely times during the week . Over time , driver should hopefully be worked into a position to get home several times a week or more. About 40% of the drivers that live in these states get home every night. Drivers make anywhere from $1,00.00- $2,0000 + per week. Average $1300. Top 25% average $1650.

 

Moving Violations (max in 3 year period)

  • No more than 3 in the past 3 years
  • All serious violations will be reviewed

Policy on License suspensions

  • Will review

DOT Recordable Accidents

  • No more than 1 in the last 3 years

Incidents (max in 3 year period)

  • Will review

Ticket / Accident / Incident Combo

  • Will review all circumstances

Maximum Major Moving Violation (in the last 3 years)

  • Case by Case
  • If exception is made the driver will do Smith System training in orientation

Max. Number of Jobs- in the last 3 years

  • No more than 10 in the past 3 years

Policy Against Unemployment- even if it is accounted for

  • Must provide documentation

Terminated Applicants

  • Yes but not if it's for safety or drug related issues

Felony Convictions - How old must they be?
Based off the conviction date? What are the "silver bullets"?

  • None within the past 10 years
  • No violent or sexual convictions ever

* All other charges will be reviewed

* Go by conviction date

Misdemeanors- How old must they be?
Automatic DQ's?

  • No sexual, or violent related convictions ever
  • No drug charges in the past 5 years

* All other charges will be reviewed

* Go by conviction date

DUI/DWI- What is the max number and what
time frames do they need to fall outside of?

  • Will allow 2 in a lifetime and they have to be more than 7 years old

* Go by conviction date

Is Haz-Mat Required? Is there a grace period for
driver to obtain it?

  • No

DOT Physical Requirements

  • Not required if they still have at least 6 months left on the current physical

Drug Screening

  • Urine

Other Automatic DQ's.

  • Recent at fault rollover
  • Careless/Reckless violation
  • Erratic lane change violation
  • 15 + Speeding ticket
  • No truck abandonment in the past 3 years
  • No ticket for use of cellphone while driving in the past 3 years
  • No failed alcohol or drug tests in a lifetime
  • Company Solo's

Types of Runs

  • OTR
  • Regional - Occasionally
  • Local - Occasionally

Type of Freight

  • Flatbed

Type of Equipment

  • Freightliners
  • Drivecams installed

Transmission Type

  • Automatics only

Average age of tractor

  • No more than 3 years old

Is truck permanently assigned to the driver?

  • Yes

Truck Speed

  • 65 mph

Can truck be taken home for time off?

  • Yes, but has to stay attached to trailer

Is truck equipped with Invertors / APU's?

  • No inverters or APU's
  • They will allow plug in inverters
  • 1500 Wattage Restriction

% of Drop and Hook

  • Varies by location

% of No Touch

  • 40%-50% of loads need to be tarped

% are Haz-Mat Loads

  • 0%

How are drivers paid?

  • 27% of revenue plus $30 for any load they need to tarp (apprx .56 cpm)

When are drivers paid?

  • Every Friday

How are drivers paid?

  • Direct Deposit

Primary Running Areas

  • All 48 states
  • Non forced and Flexible dispatch

Average Miles per wk.

  • 2300-3000 miles per week

Average Length of Haul

  • Varies

Home Time / Days Out

  • Monday - Friday/Saturday with at least a 34 hourr restart - refer to hiring maps

* CA Drivers could be out up to 4 weeks

Average Weekly Pay

  • Northeast - Average is $1,300 per week
  • Other than Northeast - $1,200-1,500

Driver Vacation Info

  • 1 week after 1st year
  • 2 weeks after 3 years

How is Driver Vacation Calculated?

  • 52 week average

EZ Pass provided

  • Yes - Where needed

Pre-Pass Provided

  • Yes - Where needed

Toll Cards Provided (Which toll cards?)

  • No

Type of Fuel Card

  • Comdata

Layover Pay

  • Available, based on circumstances

Dock Detention Pay

  • $16.50 per hour after 2 hours (whether customer pays P&S or not)

Multi-Stop Pay

  • Depends on load

New York City

  • No

Safety Bonus

  • Drive for Gold Program
  • Points that go towards picking stuff out of catalogs, etc.

Rider Policy

  • Yes
  • Riders are free
  • Start day one
  • Must be 18 years of age or older

Pet Policy

  • Yes, no cost and no restrictions
  • If animal creates damage, the cost of repair is passed onto the Driver.

Is there 24 hour dispatch?

  • Yes

Does driver have routing / fuel stop flexibility?

  • Yes
  • Don't fuel in GA or IN

Qualcomm Provided

  • Yes

Idle Air Policy

  • No

Max. Idle Air %

  • Award program but no policy to hold the drivers to

Is per diem optional?

  • No
  • $300 weekly non taxed

Paid Orientation

  • No

How long is Orientation

  • 5 Days

Orientation is held where?

  • Birmingham, AL
  • Emporia, VA

What day does orientation start / end?

  • Starts Monday's
  • Ends Friday's

Lodging Provided (Where will the driver be staying?)

  • Ramada in Birmingham (Solo Room)
  • Best Western in Emporia (Solo Room)

Meals Provided (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Travel Provided (Bus / Plane /Car Rental)

  • Bus
  • Plane
  • Rental Car
  • Will reimburse driver if they want to just drive there

Insurance Starts When?

  • First day of the next full month
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

Single Cost per month

  • $50 per week

Family Cost per month

  • $102 per week

Life Insurance

  • $10,000 policy
  • At no cost to the employee
  • Up to $150K

401 (k) Retirement Plan

  • Yes
Company Description
As a professional recruiting company we pride Ourself on a timely response to oud drivers applications and diligently work to place our drivers in a suitable position that they will be happy in. We have over 45 carriers where we can find the best position for any qualified driver. We are committed to respond as quickly as possible to all applicants and work hard to service all drivers from the application process until the day they are in the seat. We pride our self on dilligent follow up even after the driver is hired to assist their needs and help them through their entire driving career. If you are looking for a career in the trucking industry , look no further, We are committed to a professional personal approach to fulfill your needs. Apply Here https://intelliapp.driverapponline.com/c/findingdrivers

Finding Drivers

Why Work Here?

Great Equipment, Great Pay, Steady work, Great Benefits

As a professional recruiting company we pride Ourself on a timely response to oud drivers applications and diligently work to place our drivers in a suitable position that they will be happy in. We have over 45 carriers where we can find the best position for any qualified driver. We are committed to respond as quickly as possible to all applicants and work hard to service all drivers from the application process until the day they are in the seat. We pride our self on dilligent follow up even after the driver is hired to assist their needs and help them through their entire driving career. If you are looking for a career in the trucking industry , look no further, We are committed to a professional personal approach to fulfill your needs. Apply Here https://intelliapp.driverapponline.com/c/findingdrivers

Address

Wilkes-Barre, PA
USA