CDL A Dedicated Owner Operator

Mercer Transportation Caldwell , ID 83605

Posted 9 months ago


Tired of waiting for your money? Wait no more! Mercer Transportation gets you paid FAST with our Quick Pay Program. Mercer is a 100% Owner Operator Company and ranked among the top carriers in the nation. We are seeking dependable Owner Operators NOW who are ready to make their business successful!

Mercer treats Owner Operators right with the following benefits:

  • Fuel discount program

  • No company trucks to compete with for freight

  • No forced dispatch and no up-front sign-on fees

  • First in/ first choice

  • Open door policy at the home office

  • Valuable safety, revenue and years-of-service credits

  • Prompt settlements through our Quick Pay Program

  • Mercer Coordinator to help with planning and other needs

  • Fuel tax filed and paid by Mercer

Mercer offers these contract highlights:

  • 75% of gross revenue (excluding 1% insurance surcharge)

  • Paid promptly after every trip

  • Mercer does not charge state fuel and mileage taxes, unless trip leased to another carrier

Minimum Requirements for Owner Operators:

  • 25 years old and possess a valid CDLA License

  • One year of recent verifiable experience in interstate trucking with six months experience on flatbed. (An additional day of orientation may be required with fewer than six months flatbed experience.)

  • Good driving record with respect to accidents and traffic violations

  • Ability to speak and read English

Mercer Transportation - The Owner Operator Company!

For 40 years Mercer Transportation has built a family of Contractors on the foundation of honesty, professional freedom and experience. Our Contractors drive our success and we in turn treat them right. Our open-door policy and family atmosphere will make you feel at home right away. Call us today to find out more about Mercer Transportation and for us to answer any of your questions.

Call 502-804-2005 or click APPLY NOW!

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