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Port Owner Operator Truck Driver Job | Savannah, GA

Job Perk Benefits

  • No trailer rental fees
  • Empty mile pay
  • National parts, fuel and maintenance discount programs
  • Low Cost Bobtail, Occupational Accident and Physical Damage Insurance
  • Optional Medical, Dental vision and 401k
  • Regional Lanes Offer Consistent Home time

Description

Knight Transportation is currently looking for Owner Operators near Savannah, GA wanting to run Dedicated Port lanes.

  • Dedicated lanes
  • 100% round trips
  • Import and export customers year-round
  • No touch freight
  • New pay rates
  • Optional health benefits
  • Home time every day/night
  • Home weekends

Qualifications

  • Must be 24 years of age
  • 1 year Class A experience within the previous 5 years
  • No drug use in previous 10 yrs
  • No DUI/DWI within the previous 10 yrs, no multiple DUI/DWI’s
  • No more than 2 moving violations within the previous 2 yrs
  • No serious traffic violations in previous 6 months (ie. Reckless driving, speeding more than 15 over, etc…)
  • No more than 1 preventable accident (or 2 incidents) in the previous 2 years
  • Felony convictions must be reviewed prior to contract
  • Must be able to pass a DOT physical drug screen, road test and written exams.
  • Tractor must be no older then 7 years old and must pass a Knight shop inspection
  • Please contact for additional truck qualifications

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Benefits

  • 24/7 operations and breakdown support
  • 24 nationwide Friendly Service Centers and 17 Shops
  • ATBS (business and tax consultant service) option To Assist You in Running Your Business, Plus Support from Knight
  • Weekly settlements
  • Cut costs with our scale/toll programs

Ready to Apply?

If you're a professional truck driver looking for opportunities that work for YOU, the you've come to the right place.

What Makes Knight Different?

I. Route to Million Miles

Route To A Million Miles is a reward system that is designed to celebrate a driving associate’s milestones with the company. Rewards include: company swag, stocks, and even a BRAND-NEW CUSTOM TRUCK.

II. Pay

TRU Pay, short for Transparent Reliable Understandable Pay, is a pay band structure that gives drivers pay increases that are based on individual production. Drivers can earn trip pay based on a calculation of dispatched miles that ranges from $.45 to $.63 CPM depending on route and experience.

III. Monthly Bonus

Knight’s Monthly Bonus Program allows drivers to receive their bonus on a monthly basis instead of quarterly. Bonuses are earned through production and safety.

IV. Affordable Medical/401k

Knight partners with BlueCross, Blue Shield and Delta Dental to give drivers’ and their families affordable health and dental insurance. Knight also offers drivers’ 401K with matching and an employee stock purchase plan.

V. Rider & Pet Policy

Knight’s rider and pet policy gives drivers the opportunity to bring a companion on the road with them, whether they are a family member who is age 12 or older or a four-legged, furry friend.

VI. Military Benefits

Knight offers special programs, apprenticeships, and even CDL training scholarships for military veterans. Contact us to learn more about our Fleet of Heroes program and other benefits.


Ready to Apply?

If you're a professional truck driver looking for opportunities that work for YOU, the you've come to the right place.

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