Owner Operators – Looking for FAST PAY and PLENTY of FREIGHT…Look no More!

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    Job Overview

    MERCER TRANSPORTATION - THE OWNER OPERATOR COMPANY!

    Tired of waiting for your money? Wait no more! Mercer Transportation has plenty of freight and 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.

    For over 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! 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
    • Fuel tax filed and paid by Mercer
    • 75% of gross revenue (excluding 1% insurance surcharge)
    • Paid promptly after every trip through our Quick Pay program
    • No company trucks to compete with for freight
    • No forced dispatch and no up-front sign-on fees
    • Open-door policy at the home office
    • Valuable safety, revenue and years-of-service credits
    • Mercer Coordinator to help with planning and other needs

    Mercer Transportation - The Owner Operator Company!

    Call 888-808-7218 to speak with a Mercer Recruiter or you can also apply online now!


    Minimum Requirements for Owner Operators:

    • 25 years old and possess a current CDL A 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

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    Payment Options:
    • Paid Weekly
    • Direct Deposit Available
    • Drop and Pick-up Pay
    • Stop off Pay
    • Fuel Surcharge
    Other Benefits:
    • No-Touch Freight: 99%
    • Fuel Card
    • Assigned Dispatchers
    • 24/7 Dispatch Available
    • No Forced Dispatch
    • Base Plate & Permits
    • Paperless Logs
    • Rider Program
    • Pet Policy
    • Est. Miles A Week: Varies
    • Orientation Length: 2 1/2 days
    • Satellite Communications: None
    General Information about Mercer Transportation
    Established in: 1977 (41 years ago)
    Type of Company: Private
    Number of employees: 250 - 499
    Number of company trucks: 0
    Number of trucking owner operators: 1,000 - 4,999

    About Mercer Transportation:

    We want o/o's with their own flatbed, stepdeck or van trailer.Our company was founded in July 1977 with one permanently leased truck. Today's fleet is 100% owner operator and has grown to include over 2300 leased units. We have 90+ field offices across the country. We are the "True" Owner Operator Company.

    Truck Driver Requirements
    • Minimum Age: 25
    • License Classes: A
    • OTR Exp: 1 Year
    • OTR Exp in last 5 years: 1 Year
    • Local Exp: None Required
    • Endorsements Required: None

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

    Violations Accepted:
    • DUI Policy: Must be before Apr 25, 2008
    • Felony Policy: Will Consider
    • Moving Violations: 1 in the last 3 years
    • Reckless Driving Violations: 1 in the last 3 years
    • Preventable Accidents: 1 in the last 3 years