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CDL-A Dedicated Local Flatbed Truck Driver

Company: Averitt
Location: High Point
Posted on: June 29, 2024

Job Description:

Call us at (877) 838-0380 or Apply Online Below!

Dedicated drivers enjoy the many privileges that come with having consistent customers. Unlike some driver positions, this one gives you a better idea of the number of miles each week holds, which means you'll have a better idea of what to expect in every paycheck. And because you know your customers and their typical freight load, you'll never be surprised or slowed down by unusual shipments.

  • Competitive pay:
  • Average $1,350 a week/$70,200 yearly
  • Starting pay .48 cpm
  • Yearly increase on contract anniversary
  • Average 1,900 miles per week
  • Stop pay of $15 per stop
  • Average 30 stops per week
  • Average stop is 30 min.
  • Detention and breakdown pay (if necessary)
  • Home daily
  • Monday-Friday
  • Average 10-12 hours per day
  • Start time varies between 12 a.m. and 6:30 a.m., depends on where the load is going for that day
  • Finish between 3:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.
  • Run will go from any direction from Greensboro, NC up to 300 miles one-way radius to deliver product, sometimes will pick up inbound product
  • Will hook to pre-loaded trailers to start the day
  • Deliver building material dry wall, lumber, etc. to retail and non-retail locations (some palletized)
  • No touch freight, live unload
  • Strap each load, straps provided
  • Tarp in inclement weather only
  • If tarping is required, an additional $10 per stop
  • Provided hard hats and vests must always be worn when out of the truck on property
  • Steel toe shoes required, driver will need to purchase CDL-A Dedicated Local Truck Driver Benefits:
    • Paid time off including 8 paid holidays
    • Excellent insurance coverage that includes medical, prescription, dental, vision and hearing starting as low as $97.55/week for family plans and $37.35/week for individual plans effective after 30 days
    • Company-paid life insurance and short-term disability benefits
    • Profit Sharing plan allowsyou to share in the rewards of our efforts, with a portion of our profits given back to you as monthly direct deposits into your retirement account
    • Referral rewards - cash bonuses for referrals
    • Averitt's fleet includes local, dedicated, and regional truck driver jobs. Drivers can change their driving preferences as their careers progress, including opportunities in operations and leadership
    • PAID TRAINING! Must have 1 year of verifiable tractor-trailer experience within the past 5 years to go through our 1-week paid training program Ready to make a change? APPLY NOW to be an Averitt CDL-A Dedicated Local Truck Driver!
      • Must live within a 75-mile radius
      • Must have 1 year of verifiable tractor-trailer experience within the past 5 years
      • Must have a Class A CDL
      • Must be 21 years of age
      • No convictions for reckless driving within the past 5 years
      • No convictions for DUI or DWI within the past 5 years
      • No suspensions or revocations for a moving violation within the past 5 years
      • No serious violations within the previous 12 months (15 mph or greater, following too closely, improper passing, traffic offense committed in a CMV in connection with a fatality)
      • No more than 3 moving violations within the past 3 years
      • No preventable DOT recordable accidents within the past 3 years Essential functions:
        • Load freight -lift requirement: 80 lbs
        • Unload freight - lift requirement: 80 lbs
        • Move freight - force requirement: 54 lbs
        • Lift and move side kits -lift requirements: 46 lbs
        • Lift tarp - lift requirement: 110 lbs
        • Apply and remove tarp(s) on load
        • Secure load with chains and hardware -lift requirements: 80 lbs
        • Climb onto and off of the flatbed trailer/load
        • Count freight
        • Complete fuel tickets
        • Complete delivery receipt
        • Hook/Unhook trailer - force requirement: 90 lbs
        • Perform pre-trip inspections
        • Drive
        • Extensive travel - ability to sit upright for extended periods of time
        • Regular predictable attendance

          Call us at (877) 838-0380 or Apply Online Below!

Keywords: Averitt, High Point , CDL-A Dedicated Local Flatbed Truck Driver, Professions , High Point, North Carolina

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