Company Solo Truck Drivers Needed – NEW First-Year Bonus, Paid Vacation, Great Benefits, and More!

    Hiring Positions:
    • Company Driver Solo
    Hiring States:
    • AL
    • AZ
    • CA
    • CO
    • DC
    • DE
    • FL
    • GA
    • IA
    • IL
    • IN
    • KY
    • LA
    • MD
    • MI
    • MN
    • MO
    • MS
    • NC
    • NJ
    • NY
    • OH
    • OK
    • PA
    • SC
    • TN
    • TX
    • VA
    • WI
    • WV

    Job Overview

    About Celadon 
    Celadon is committed to getting back to its roots by doing what it does best for our company truck drivers. We’ve increased company pay across the board, brought back our most popular vacation package, added a First-Year bonus, improved our pet policy and more!  

    New $4,000 First-Year Bonus When You Join the Celadon Team!  

    Company solo truck drivers earn $1,000 every 25k miles, up to $4,000, in their first year at Celadon. 

    EXPERIENCE-BASED PAY  

    • $500 Transition Bonus per driver – Paid on your first paycheck!
    • Company Solo OTR drivers earn between $0.40/mile and $0.50/mile starting pay
    • Top truck drivers average $1,215 per week
    • Earn an extra $0.03/mile for HazMat AND refrigerated loads. Better yet, add an extra $0.01 mile for every 120,000 miles driven, with no cap!

    FIRST-CLASS VACATION PACKAGE 

    Celadon’s vacation package, in short, is one that makes our administrative employees jealous! 

    • Earn up to 4 weeks of vacation (1 week every 30k miles)
    • Get paid out $1,000 for each week earned whether you take time off or not

    ADVANTAGES & BENEFITS 

    Celadon truck drivers enjoy: 

    • Drivers that win Celadon's"Driver of the Quarter" award will receive an upgraded seat as a 'thank you' for their hard work 
    • New and improved pet policy: Now allowing pets up to 75 lbsthat meet all requirements 
    • NEW Anthem Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • Over the road access to doctors and Prescriptions
    • 401(k) Plans, and

    FREIGHT 

    • Haul dry van or refrigerated loads
    • Guaranteed dock detention pay – now after 2 hours
    • Mostly no-touch, drop & hook freight

    Get started with Celadon today by applying online or giving us a call! 

    Payment Options:
    • Direct Deposit Available
    • Retirement Plan / 401k
    • Lay Over Pay
    • Drop and Pick-up Pay
    • Deadhead Pay
    • Vacation Pay
    • Orientation Expenses Paid
    • Per Diem Expenses
    • Fuel Surcharge
    Other Benefits:
    • No-Touch Freight: 95%
    • Fuel Card
    • Lease Purchase Program
    • Assigned Equipment
    • Assigned Dispatchers
    • 24/7 Dispatch Available
    • Base Plate & Permits
    • Paperless Logs
    • Truck Wash
    • Rider Program
    • Pet Policy
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Plan
    • Life Insurance
    • Long-Term-Care Insurance
    • Est. Miles A Week: 2,251 - 2,500
    • Orientation Length: 3 days
    • Satellite Communications: Qualcomm
    General Information about Celadon
    Established in: 1985 (33 years ago)
    Type of Company: Public
    Number of employees: 5,000 - 9,999
    Number of company trucks: 1,000 - 4,999
    Number of trucking owner operators: 1,000 - 4,999

    About Celadon:

    Since 1985, Celadon has been one of the nation’s leading carriers by offering its drivers reliable, consistent freight and great miles. We’re committed to getting back to our roots by providing drivers with great pay, benefits, and more! Talk to one of our experienced and knowledgeable recruiters today to find the best career fit for you and your family. Celadon is always looking for ways to improve your experience as a driver, both on the road and off. We offer industry-leading pay, vacation, and incentive programs while putting drivers behind the wheel of reliable equipment. Currently, there are openings for company and lease purchase drivers, as well as owner operators as part of our growing dry van and refrigerated divisions. Apply now to get started!

    Truck Driver Requirements
    • Minimum Age: 22
    • License Classes: A
    • OTR Exp: 3 - 6 months
    • OTR Exp in last 5 years: 3 - 6 months
    • Local Exp: Not Relevant
    • Endorsements Required: None

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

    Violations Accepted:
    • DUI Policy: Must be before May 22, 2013
    • Felony Policy: Will Consider
    • Moving Violations: 3 in the last 3 years
    • Reckless Driving Violations: 0 in the last 3 years
    • Preventable Accidents: 3 in the last 3 years