CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver ::
Cookeville, TN

CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver

Company Driver • Dry Van
Team Driving: No
Lease Purchase: No
Posted today

About the Assignment

Now hiring immediately! Dedicated/supply chain drivers enjoy the many privileges that come with having consistent customers. This permanent full-time position gives you a better idea of the number of miles and hours each week holds, which means you'll have a better idea of what to expect in every paycheck. And because you know your customers and their typical freight load, you'll never be surprised or slowed down by unusual shipments.
  • Competitive pay:
    • Experienced drivers average $1,610 per week / $83,650 per year
      • Experienced drivers start at .555 cpm
    • Average 2,250 miles per week
    • Unloading pay is .15 per case which could average $360 per trailer
    • Average $30/ week for tub pick up (tub/ container that holds the small merchandise)
    • Company sponsored per diem program
  • Home weekly
  • Dispatches Sunday afternoon through Monday noon
  • Sunday dispatch gets home on Friday; Monday dispatch gets home Friday evening or Saturday morning
  • Drivers take pre-loaded trailers in Lebanon, TN and deliver to Cracker Barrel stores (merchandise, not food)
  • Solo drivers cover the Eastern half of U.S.
  • Drivers typically run 2 routes per week
  • Runs vary throughout the week
  • Merchandise for each store is divided by a bulkhead; freight is not all mixed together
  • Must setup ramp and two-wheel freight into the customer's storeroom (most stops take 1+ hours to unload)
  • All drivers will ride with a Dedicated Averitt driver on this account for the first week to ensure a complete understanding of the customer's processes and procedures. This will be paid at a flat rate of $1,000 for the 1st week only
  • During slower months (January - July) if not needed on this account you will be expected to work at another supply chain site, this will allow you to continue getting weekly work
CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver Benefits:
  • Paid time off including 8 paid holidays (after 90 days)
  • Excellent insurance coverage that includes medical, prescription, dental, vision and hearing starting as low as $88.90/week for family plans and $34.15/week for individual plans
  • Company-paid life insurance and short-term disability benefits
  • Profit Sharing plan allows you to share in the rewards of our efforts, with a portion of our profits given back to you as monthly direct deposits into your retirement account
  • Referral rewards - cash bonuses for referrals
  • Averitt's fleet includes local, dedicated, and regional truck driver jobs. Drivers can change their driving preferences as their careers progress, including opportunities in operations and leadership
  • PAID TRAINING! Must have 1+ months' verifiable tractor-trailer experience in the past 3 years to go through our 1 - 3 week training program
Ready to make a change? APPLY NOW to be an Averitt CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver!

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.

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Paid Orientation
Training Available
Types of Runs
Dedicated, Regional, Local
Time Away from Home
Home Daily, Weekly, Varies


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Profit Sharing


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Extra Pickup
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