Owner Operator LTL Truck Driving Job Hiring Now

Forward Air Austin , TX 73301

Posted 7 months ago

LTL Owner Operator Truck Driving Job with Forward Air

The foundation product for Forward Air is our Less than Truckload (LTL) service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage free deliveries between 87 cities and 93 terminal locations every day. Our LTL fleet partners experience the benefits of our drop & hook, no touch hub-to-hub freight network. Our operational excellence provides you with unmatched support to effectively operate your business, the miles and revenue to earn unparalleled financial success, all while enjoying the benefit of weekly home time.

Job Description:

We're looking for capable and dedicated Solo Owner Operators to partner with our LTL Division. Owner Operators are responsible for the pick-up and delivery of our customers' freight throughout our national network of terminals. LTL freight opportunities are 99% drop & hook from one Forward Air terminal to another - We keep you moving!

Compensation:

  • Earning potential of up to $1.05 / loaded mile + FSC & $1.02 / empty mile + FSC to startthat's an average of $188,000 per year (Earning potential is based off of an estimated 3,000 miles per week, and includes $0.02 for hazmat and $0.02 for truck 5 years or newer. Estimate is for 52 weeks and includes adjustment for empty miles and FSC as of last update)
  • Longevity based rate increases though our Tenure Program earning up to $1.085 / loaded mile + FSC & $1.02 / empty mile + FSCthat's an average of $193,700 per year (Earning potential is based off of an estimated 3,000 miles per week, and includes $0.02 for hazmat and $0.02 for truck 5 years or newer. Estimate is for 52 weeks and includes adjustment for empty miles and FSC as of last update)
  • $1,500 Sign-On Bonus

Incentives:

  • Weekly home-time program

  • 90% terminal to terminal

  • Dedicated and round-trip runs available

  • Weekly settlements with direct deposit option

  • Lightweight freight with the average load weighing less than 26,000 lbs.

  • 9% no touch, drop & hook freight

  • Regionally based FSC (fuel surcharge) program with discounted fuel prices at the pump using Best Price & Cost Plus at participating TA, Petro & Love's

  • 100% paid tolls and pre-pass / EZ pass

  • No charge for Qualcomm (after 1 year) and no charge for base plates (after 2 years)

  • Tire discounts and maintenance programs available

  • Driver advocate service provided to you by our Contractor Relations Team

  • Great health and wellness benefits available

  • Pet friendly

  • Lease purchase program - $0 down or low down payments are available, no credit check, weekly truck payments as low as $400 - $500 for both Solo and Team Owner Operators.

Programs are available through 3rd party vendors

Qualifications:

  • Class A CDL required

  • Must be at least 23 years of age

  • Previous Driving Experience: 12 months in the past 3 years and/or 24 months in the past 5 years

  • No more than 2 violations on MVR for past 36 months

  • Must adhere to all DOT requirements & regulations

  • All applicants are subject to a criminal background investigation

Give Us a Call at: (256)633-5398
2017 FAF Inc.

All statements and requirements defined in this advertisement are for marketing purposes only. Actual revenue, bonuses, benefits & opportunities may vary from the advertised rates depending on division and the individual driver's qualifications and experience. Leasing & financing options are through a third party financing company not legally affiliated with FAF, Inc.


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