CDL-A Flatbed Truck Driver - DEC Madison AL

Overview

Come out to our hiring event to learn more about how Averitt could be a great fit for you!
Where: Decatur Service Center, 6300 Greenbrier Parkway NW, Madison, AL 35756
When: Thursday, November 29th; 11am - 7 pm

Now hiring Flatbed CDL-A Drivers with 4+ months experience!

We ARE NOT a truck driving school, you must have your CDL-A to join our team.

Since 1971 Averitt Express has been one of the nation's leading freight transportation and supply chain management providers. Averitt has always provided some of the best benefits, competitive pay, and dependable home time to all of their CDL-A truck drivers. Now they are expanding the same great benefits and MORE by growing their Flatbed Division!

As an Experienced CDL-A Flatbed Truck Driver:
- 15 state coverage in the South and Mid-Atlantic region- No NYC or Canada
- Hauling mostly steel, lumber, and building materials
- Average 2,100 miles per week
- HOME EVERY WEEK!
- Assigned well-maintained tractors; Volvo VNL670 & Freightliner Cascadia
- All tractors have automatic transmission & APUs
- PrePass Plus
- Newer, quality trailers with steel frames and aluminum beds
- All load securement and protection equipment is supplied!

CDL-A Flatbed Driver Pay:
Experienced Drivers with at least 6 months' of tractor trailer experience will have a start pay of:
.48 cpm

Experienced CDL-A Flatbed drivers average $1,150 per week.

Minimum Mileage Pay=
- Loads less than 400 miles picked up and delivered will be paid at 400 miles.


- $15 load secure fee paid on every load (for strapping, chaining, etc.).
- $60 tarp pay
- $30 on re-tarp or un-tarp (in the event of a stop off)
- $100 stop pay (not to include origin or destination)
- $7.50 for a load picked up from yard and required to un-tarp before delivery
- Breakdown ($14/hr: takes effect after 2 hrs. not to exceed 10 hrs in a 24 hr period)
- Layover ($200 after a 24 hr period- allowed 50 miles)
- Detention ($20/hr after 2 hrs for majority of customers)
- Paid orientation ($792) in Cookeville, TN with free lodging, transportation and meals
- Weekly direct payroll deposits
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Training Program
Must have a minimum of 4 months verifiable experience in the past 3 years or 6 months of verifiable experience in the past 5 years.

You will be paid eight hundred dollars per week while training; training time can range from 1-3 weeks. After training you will start at .48 cpm.

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Check out these benefits of being a full-time Averitt CDL-A Driver:
- Family & individual BlueCross BlueShield medical coverage with 2 choices (PPO or high deductible health plan), dental, vision, prescription and hearing benefits package ALL starting as low as:
$81.70 per week for family coverage
$32.05 per week for single coverage

With the option of reduced medical premiums if you participate in the upcoming year's wellness initiatives.



- 8 paid holidays (after 90 days)
- Paid Time Off (PTO/ vacation) up to 8 weeks
- Wellness programs available
- Associate discounts (on vehicles, computers, cell phone service, etc.)
- Company-paid life insurance and short-term disability benefits
- Flexible spending accounts
- Wells Fargo banking products
- Profit sharing, Traditional and Roth 401(k)
- Company provided professional uniforms
- Opportunities for local, dedicated and leadership positions - we promote from within!
- Associate discounts (on vehicles, computers, cell phone service, etc.)
- Averitt smartphone app for our drivers to download; assists with communication & convenience
- Driver Support Specialists located at our Service Centers to assist our drivers & help with concerns face to face
- Red Thinkin' Rewards- points program that encourages you to meet specific fuel & service goals and in return earn points towards a selection of over 12,000 gift items.
- Referral rewards- cash bonuses for referrals

Averitt Express is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

This truck driving job posted by the American Driver Network

Job Type

  • Company Driver

Date Posted:

12/10/2019

Averitt Express

Averitt Express

855-882-3884

About Averitt:

At Averitt, we promote from within, offering opportunities to our own first. So, once you’re on the team, there’s no limit to how far you can go. Better pay, better benefits, etc. will be right there with you…Turn Here

Why are more CDL-A truck drivers turning to Averitt?

  • Uniformed company with quality people and a culture built on structured organization
  • Opportunities for transfer and promotion from within after completion of 6 months in current position
  • 1,000+ (10%) associates who have been with the Averitt team for 20 or more years!
  • Leading transportation provider since 1971
  • Truckload accounts – 100% no-touch freight!
  • Dedicated accounts – CDL-A truck driver students welcome!
  • Local accounts – get home daily!
  • We love our vets! Make your transition to a civilian life a smooth one with GI Bill benefits!

Excellent insurance coverage that includes medical, prescription, dental, vision and hearing!

 Training Program

Must have a minimum of 4 - 11 months verifiable experience in the past 3 years or 1 year of verifiable experience in the past 5 years.

You will be paid $800.00 per week while training – training time can range from 1-3 weeks

 

Turn Here for equipment that works as hard as you do:

  • Assigned, safe, well-maintained Volvos & Freightliners.
  • All with APUs and 100% automatic transmissions.
  • Our equipment has several intelligent safety features to include: collision- avoidance system, lane-departure system, anti-jackknife/ rollover stability system and much more.
  • Safely park at more than 100 Averitt facilities, many with on-duty security, fuel pumps, showers, exercise rooms

 

Ready to change? Turn here and apply today!

Averitt Express is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Averitt Express's Hiring Area

  • AL
  • AR
  • FL
  • GA
  • IL
  • IN
  • KY
  • LA
  • MO
  • MS
  • NC
  • OH
  • OK
  • PA
  • SC
  • TN
  • TX
  • VA

Requirements

Minimum Age

21 Years Old

Minimum Experience

4 Months

Trailer/Freight Type

  • -

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