Owner Operators & Company Drivers Needed!

    Hiring Positions:
    • Company Driver Solo
    • Company Driver Team
    • Owner Operator Solo
    • Owner Operator Team
    • Fleet
    • Small Fleet
    Hiring Locations:
    • Within 50 miles of Greensboro, NC
    • Within 50 miles of Winston Salem, NC
    • Within 50 miles of Raleigh, NC
    • Within 50 miles of Hickory, NC
    • Within 50 miles of Ashville, NC

    Job Overview

    Welcome to Universal, a substantial player in the North American transportation and logistics industry. We are a large and successful company, but we act and feel like a family. We are always looking for ways to improve, innovate and grow, and we understand that great people are the key to success. If you’re thinking about becoming a Universal team member, you’ll find additional information below.

     

    BENEFITS

    • Top Pay-- Owner Operators average $4,500/week & Company Drivers average $1,000-$1,200/week
    • Sign-on Bonuses-- Owner Operators: $5,000 & Company Drivers: $1,000
    • Lanes running the southeast
    • Great Home Time
    • Weekly Pay
    • Insurance Benefits Available
    • Paid Days Off & Holidays for Company Drivers
    • U-SAV & Plate Programs for Owner Operators

    REQUIREMENTS

    • Valid Class A CDL
    • Must be at least 21 years of age

    Apply Now, or call us for more info!!!

    Payment Options:
    • Direct Deposit Available
    • Lay Over Pay
    • Drop and Pick-up Pay
    • Deadhead Pay
    • Stop off Pay
    • Vacation Pay
    • Orientation Expenses Paid
    • Fuel Surcharge
    Other Benefits:
    • Fuel Card
    • No Forced Dispatch
    • Base Plate & Permits
    • Rider Program
    • Pet Policy
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Est. Miles A Week: 2,751 - 3,000
    • Orientation Length: 1 day
    • Satellite Communications: None
    General Information about Universal Logistics
    Established in: 1981 (37 years ago)
    Type of Company: Private
    Number of employees: 1,000 - 4,999
    Number of company trucks: 50 - 99
    Number of trucking owner operators: 1,000 - 4,999

    About Universal Logistics:

    Universal Am-Can, Ltd., founded in 1981, is one of the largest and safest Owner Operator and Agency based truckload carriers in the nation. Recognized as a leader in the transportation industry, we provide service to all 48 states, Canada and Mexico. Our 100% Owner Operator fleet features flatbeds, vans as well as specialized equipment for heavy hauling and over-dimensional business. With our Nationwide network of agents, working in conjunction with our Central Dispatch, we are able to provide prompt, dependable service. Universal Am-Can's specialized approach offers logistics solutions based on the unique handling and scheduling demands of the manufacturer. With the finest group of professional Owner Operators in the country, we can handle a multiple of shipments including both single and multiple stop deliveries, direct to your customer's job site or facilities throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada. Our business model provides opportunities for our customers, as well as entrepreneurs such as owner operators, fleet owners, and transportation agents to enhance and grow their businesses.

    Universal Logistics Terminal Locations:
    • Birmingham, AL
    • Gary, IN
    • Canton, MS
    • Ashville, NC
    • Greensboro, NC
    • Hickory, NC
    • Raleigh, NC
    • Winston Salem, NC
    Truck Driver Requirements
    • Minimum Age: 21
    • License Classes: A
    • OTR Exp: 3 - 6 months
    • OTR Exp in last 5 years: 3 - 6 months
    • Local Exp: None Required
    • Endorsements Required: None

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

    Violations Accepted:
    • DUI Policy: Must be before Apr 25, 2013
    • Moving Violations: 3 in the last 3 years
    • Reckless Driving Violations: 3 in the last 3 years
    • Preventable Accidents: 3 in the last 3 years