Better Pay, Better Benefits: Van Drivers

    Hiring Positions:
    • Company Driver Solo
    Hiring States:
    • AL
    • AR
    • GA
    • IL
    • IN
    • KY
    • LA
    • MI
    • MO
    • MS
    • NC
    • NM
    • OH
    • OK
    • SC
    • TN
    • TX
    • VA
    • WI

    Job Overview

    At Averitt, we promote from within, offering opportunities to our own first. So, once you’re on the team, there’s no limit to how far you can go. Better pay, better benefits, etc. will be right there with you…Turn Here

    Why are more CDL-A truck drivers turning to Averitt?

    • Uniformed company with quality people and a culture built on structured organization
    • Opportunities for transfer and promotion from within after completion of 6 months in current position
    • 1,000+ (10%) associates who have been with the Averitt team for 20 or more years!
    • Leading transportation provider since 1971
    • Truckload accounts – 100% no-touch freight!
    • Dedicated accounts – CDL-A truck driver students welcome!
    • Local accounts – get home daily!
    • We love our vets! Make your transition to a civilian life a smooth one with GI Bill benefits!

    Training Program

    Must have a minimum of 4 months verifiable experience in the past 3 years or 6 months of verifiable experience in the past 5 years.

    You will be paid six hundred dollars per week while training – training time can range from 1-3 weeks

    Turn Here for equipment that works as hard as you do:

    • Assigned, safe, well-maintained Volvos & Freightliners.
    • All with APUs and 100% automatic transmissions.
    • Our equipment has several intelligent safety features to include: collision- avoidance system, lane-departure system, anti-jackknife/ rollover stability system and much more.
    • Safely park at more than 100 Averitt facilities, many with on-duty security, fuel pumps, showers, exercise rooms

    Turn here for a quality of life that matches the quality of your work:

    • 8 paid holidays (after 90 days)
    • Phenomenal pay
    • Paid Time Off – up to 8 weeks
    • Wellness programs available
    • Associate discounts (on vehicles, computers, cell phone service, etc.)
    • Company-paid life insurance & short-term disability benefits
    • Flexible spending accounts
    • Wells Fargo banking products
    • Profit sharing & 401(k) plans
    • Company provided professional uniforms
    • Family & individual Cigna medical coverage with 2 choices (PPO or high deductible health plan), dental, vision, prescription and hearing benefits package
    • Includes option of reduced medical premiums if you participate in the upcoming year's wellness initiatives.
    • Averitt smartphone app for our drivers to download; assists with communication & convenience
    • Driver Support Specialists located at our Service Centers to assist our drivers & help with concerns face to face
    • Red Thinkin' Rewards – points program that encourages you to meet specific fuel & service goals and in return earn points towards a selection of over 12,000 gift items.
    • Referral rewards – cash bonuses for referrals

    Ready to change? Turn here and apply today!

    Averitt Express is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Payment Options:
    • Paid Weekly
    • Direct Deposit Available
    • Retirement Plan / 401k
    • Lay Over Pay
    • Drop and Pick-up Pay
    • Stop off Pay
    • Vacation Pay
    • Orientation Expenses Paid
    Other Benefits:
    • No-Touch Freight: 90%
    • Fuel Card
    • Assigned Equipment
    • Assigned Dispatchers
    • 24/7 Dispatch Available
    • Rider Program
    • Health Insurance
    • Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Plan
    • Life Insurance
    • Est. Miles A Week: 2,001 - 2,250
    • Orientation Length: 4 days
    • Satellite Communications: Qualcomm
    General Information about Averitt Express
    Established in: 1971 (47 years ago)
    Type of Company: Private
    Number of employees: 1,000 - 4,999
    Number of company trucks: 1,000 - 4,999
    Number of trucking owner operators: 0

    About Averitt Express:

    Averitt Express operates more than 100 terminal locations in the South, Southwest and Midwest

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    Truck Driver Requirements
    • Minimum Age: 21
    • License Classes: A
    • OTR Exp: 1 Year
    • OTR Exp in last 5 years: 1 Year
    • Local Exp: Not Relevant
    • Endorsements Required: None

    Equipment Types (and experience required):
    • Dry Van
    • Flatbed

    Violations Accepted:
    • DUI Policy: Must be before May 21, 2013
    • Felony Policy: Will Consider
    • Moving Violations: 2 in the last 3 years
    • Reckless Driving Violations: 0 in the last 3 years
    • Preventable Accidents: 1 in the last 3 years