Truck Driver Jobs Cressona PA | Independent Contractor | SAPA

Job Information

Location: PA, Cressona 17929
Division: Independent Contractor
Employment: Contractor
Route: Dedicated

Description

  • 60-70 Hours | 2500-3000 miles a week.
  • Dedicated opportunity
  • This is a specialized freight of flatbeds hauling out of Cressona, PA.
  • Freight runs as far as midwest with backhauls that always return to Cressona, PA location.
  • We require you to successfully complete our 2-3 day Driver Qualification Process in our Carlisle Terminal
  • Fuel Discounts
  • Low physical damage, bobtail and occupational insurance rates
  • Maintenance and national parts discounts
  • Optional maintenance escrow program available
  • Extra Pay for "Stops/Tarping"

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Benefits

  • 24/7 Operations and Breakdown Support
  • Cut costs with our Scale/Toll Programs (at a low $3.50 per week)
  • Weekly Settlements
  • No Trailer Rental Fees
  • Dead head mile pay
  • Low Cost Bobtail, Occupational Accident and Physical Damage Insurance
  • Very comparable cost for Medical, dental and vision options through our 3rd party partner
  • National Parts, Fuel and Maintenance Discount Programs
  • Regional Lanes Offer Consistent Home time
  • 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

Experience Requirements

  • Must be 24 years of age
  • 1 year OTR experience within the previous 5 years
  • No drug use in previous 10 yrs
  • No DUI/DWI within the previous 5 yrs, no multiple DUI/DWI’s
  • No more than 2 moving violations within the previous 3 yrs
  • No serious traffic violations in previous 3 yrs (ie. Reckless driving, speeding more than 15 over, etc…)
  • No more than 1 preventable accident (or 2 incidents) in the previous 3 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 Requirements

  • Tractor must be 7 yrs old or newer and must pass a Knight shop inspection
  • Wheelbase must less than 265 inches with no exceptions
  • Sliding 5th wheel (preferred)
  • 3 axle with sleeper
  • Stack height between 13’ to 13’6”
  • Maximum weight of 18,500lbs (with 100 gallons of fuel and driver(s)
  • 5th wheel height of 47 ½ “ or less
  • Electronically governed at 68 mph cruise m 70 mph pedal (We will cover the cost)
  • Tractor must be able to pass DOT inspection at a Knight shop