Averitt Express CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver - DZL Tuscaloosa AL in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Attention CDL-A Drivers! We're offering a $2,000 sign-on BONUS for qualified drivers through September 30, 2018! ($1,000 at 90 days and $1,000 at 180 days!)

Averitt is currently seeking top-notch CDL-A Drivers to help serve our dedicated automotive parts customer in Tuscaloosa, Alabama .

This exciting CDL-A truck driving career entails:

  • Making drop & hook runs (most) into Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

  • You'll typically dispatch out on Sunday/ Monday and will return late Thursday, Friday or Saturday morning for your WEEKLY HOME TIME .

  • During down time, your modern, well-maintained tractor will be parked at the customer's location in Tuscaloosa.

  • Will know weekly schedule by Wed/Thurs of preceding week

  • Average 2,600 to 3,000 miles per week

  • You'll also earn $15 for each additional stop you may make.

  • Average 2 stops per week.

Experienced CDL-A Drivers (with 6 months of solo driving experience):

  • Starting pay is .42 cpm ; reaching 42.5 cpm after 6 months; reaching top-out at .43 cpm after 1 year

Paid Training Programs:

Trainee:

If you have less than 6 months solo driving experience OR have been outside of the truck for a while, we have a paid training program tailored for each level of experience. Your recruiter will be able to tell you the best training program for you.

Regardless of the amount of training needed you will be paid eight hundred dollars per week while training; training time is 1- 3 weeks . After training you will start at .42 cpm .


Check out these benefits of being a full-time Averitt CDL-A Driver:

  • Family & individual Cigna medical coverage with 2 choices (PPO or high deductible health plan), dental, vision, prescription and hearing benefits package ALL starting as low as:

$75.70 per week for family

$30.55 per week for single coverage

With the option of even lower medical premiums if you participate in the upcoming year's wellness initiatives.

  • Paid orientation in Cookeville, TN with free lodging, transportation and meals

  • Associate discounts (on vehicles, computers, cell phone service, etc.)

  • Company-paid life insurance and short-term disability benefits

  • 8 paid holidays (after 90 days)

  • Paid Time Off (PTO/ vacation) up to 8 weeks

  • Uniform program- Averitt will provide

  • Profit sharing and 401(k) plans

  • Referral rewards program

  • Weekly direct payroll deposits

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Wells Fargo banking products

  • Wellness programs available

  • Paid orientation in Cookeville, TN with free lodging, transportation and most meals

  • A professional atmosphere with quality people since 1971!

Averitt's fleet includes local, dedicated, and regional positions. Drivers have the opportunity to change their driving preferences as their careers progress, including opportunities in operations and leadership.

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.