Truck Driving Jobs in Alabama

Truck driving jobs in Alabama are rewarding, pay generously, and offer a chance to hit the open road and see an abundance of beautiful landmarks. The spate of industrialization recently has increased the demand for truck driving jobs in Alabama and employment opportunities are expected to grow at least 20% in the coming years. While on the road, there is a lot of spectacular sightseeing to be seen in Alabama. Depending where you travel within the state keep a look out for the notable Noccalula Falls, high Cheaha Mountains, amazing Aldridge Gardens, and breath taking Dauphin Island. Working as a company driver is perfect for drivers who are fresh out of school. As a company truck driver, you truly get to experience all aspects of the truck driving job industry. This is the time to get your feet wet and try different aspects of the trucking industry to see which one is right for you. Companies throughout the country are always looking for dry van, dry bulk, and reefer drivers; no matter how bad the economy gets there will always be loads that need to be delivered.

What to expect in a Alabama driving job

The average salary for a Alabama driver job is anywhere from $40,000 to $70,000 depending on the type of driving, experience, and endorsements. Company drivers, unlike owner operators, have the option to work a local, regional, or over-the-road run. Larger truck driving company jobs also give drivers the flexibility to switch their type of run if need be. For example, a driver has been doing local runs for a few years but is ready to go over-the-road; that driver just needs to apply for the position, they do not need to seek employment elsewhere. Truck driving jobs offer great benefits for not only yourself but also your family such as: 401K, paid vacations, notable insurance, and a certain level of job freedom. The field of truck driving is a job that will grow in demand over the next decade as the demand heightens for transported goods as our economy boosts.

While searching for a truck driving jobs in Alabama, be aware that the background checks can be very time consuming. Previous employment has to be verified along with your driving record from the Bureau of Motor Vehicles. In addition, each company you worked for has to provide a DOT report from either human resources or the safety department. Companies looking to hire drivers also need to be aware that they will most likely have to undergo a physical exam prior to their start date.

Benefits of a truck-driving career include:

  • You pick your route; local, regional, or over-the-road
  • Working with a company provides steady work; owner operators may have to wait on contracts
  • If there are certifications or endorsements needed, sometimes a company will pay for it
  • Being a company driver means you are eligible for bonuses
  • You are not financially responsible for repairs and maintenance to the truck

Types of Endorsements

In order to land a truck-driving job in Alabama, you must begin by training to get your CDL. Truck driving training can be done in as short as 4-6 weeks. Depending on what kind of company driver job you want, you may need more than just your CDL. Here is a list of common endorsements:

  • HAZMAT (Hazardous Materials Endorsement)
  • Doubles/Triples Endorsement
  • Tanker Endorsement
  • Air Brake Endorsement

Keep in mind that other certifications may be necessary to haul certain items.

Helpful Links

If you have specific questions, call your states Department of Transportation or visit their website. Here are a few other helpful links for CDL and other information:

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Shaffer Trucking - AL
Experience the open road and earn top pay while doing it.  Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers in Alabama to join their national fleet.  On this fleet,...
Posted 3 days ago
J&R Schugel - AL
NEW $5,000 SIGN-ON INCENTIVE-ASK A RECRUITER FOR DETAILS! OTR company truck driving jobs at J&R Schugel, where it’s all about the driver! Join this 100% employee-owned company for great pay, benefits &...
Posted 19 hours ago
Averitt Express - Birmingham, AL
Now hiring Experienced Drivers with 1+ year of tractor trailer experience! If less than 1 year of solo driving experience, we have a training program tailored just for you. (see...
Posted 6 days ago
J.B. Hunt - Phenix City, AL
We Have The Best OTR Job In The OTR Business! J.B. Hunt, one of America’s leading trucking companies, is now hiring truck drivers in Alabama! Only 3 months of recent tractor...
Posted 17 hours ago
Smith Transport, Inc. - AL
Smith Transport, Inc. Benefits:Local, Jockey, Dedicated, Regional & OTR Truck Driving Positions Available!Home Time: Daily, Weekly or Bi-Weekly!Excellent WagesPaid Orientation & TravelDirect DepositRecruiting Bonus - Bring a Buddy to Orientation and receive $1,500 Referral...
Posted 2 days ago
Covenant Transport - AL
OTR TEAM TRUCK DRIVING JOBS FOR EXPERIENCED CLASS A DRIVERS. Covenant Transport guarantees $1000 weekly minimum for your driving experience! Over-the-road truck driving opportunities are available for experienced driving teams at Covenant...
Posted 7 days ago
Heartland Express - Auburn, AL
Southeast Regional Position Home Time: Home 3 out of 4 weekends Average Miles: 2,000-2,200 Running Area: black boarder around map Pay Scale: Experience w/o Hazmat w/ Hazmat 1yr $0.40 $0.41 3yrs $0.41 $0.42 5yrs $0.42 $0.43 7yrs $0.43 $0.44 10yrs $0.445 $0.455 We offer a wide range of Benefits: Safety Bonus $.01-$.03 Annual Pay Increase for the Next...
Posted 2 days ago
Paschall Truck Lines Inc - Decatur, AL
Truck Driver - Earn Top Pay & Ownership in the Company!Sign On Bonus & Earn Retirement For Your Future! No Experience Necessary.Don't Wait, Call Now! 877-898-1599Join the PTL team today...
Posted 2 days ago
Argos USA LLC - AL
Argos seeks qualified A&B CDL drivers! Driver Advantages: No Overnight Travel Industry Leading Wages Paid Weekly Full Benefits Packages 401k Retirement Plan with Company Contribution Paid Training Build your new career with Argos as we strengthen the
Posted 4 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - AL
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Dry Van truck drivers to join their national fleet in Alabama....
Posted 1 day ago
Fresenius Medical Care - Alabaster, AL
Make a difference in the lives of others—and a great living. Ensure that our patients receive what they need, while ensuring that you receive the compensation you deserve.  Connect with your...
Posted 3 days ago
Super Service LLC - Birmingham, AL
Truck driver trainer jobs at Super Service raise CPM with added daily rates!   Eligible company drivers are encouraged to apply for new CDL-A driver trainer opportunities at Super Service! Earn additional...
Posted 7 days ago
J.B. Hunt - AL
We Have The Best OTR Job In The OTR Business! J.B. Hunt, one of America’s leading trucking companies, is now hiring truck drivers in Alabama! Only 3 months of recent tractor...
Posted 17 hours ago
CRST Expedited - AL
Become an Owner Operator with the Best Lease Purchase Deal in the Country! Making More Just Makes Sense At CRST Expedited, we’ve got the freight and pay package your team needs. What...
Posted 3 days ago
Lessors Inc - Birmingham, AL
Lessors Inc is seeking full-time CDL-A Reefer Drivers in Birmingham, Alabama! We are committed to excellence in customer service, this includes on-time, courteous, and damage-free delivery of consignments. To fulfill this commitment; we...
Posted 2 days ago
Argos USA LLC - AL
Argos seeks qualified A&B CDL drivers! Driver Advantages: No Overnight Travel Industry Leading Wages Paid Weekly Full Benefits Packages 401k Retirement Plan with Company Contribution Paid Training Build your new career with Argos as we strengthen the
Posted 4 days ago
deBoer Transportation - Tuscaloosa, AL
FOR A LIMITED TIME: Great Sign-On Bonus to kick off your career with deBoer in 2017! As a full-service dry van carrier headquartered in Blenker, Wisconsin, deBoer Transportation understands that...
Posted 20 hours ago
deBoer Transportation - Anniston, AL
FOR A LIMITED TIME: Great Sign-On Bonus to kick off your career with deBoer in 2017! As a full-service dry van carrier headquartered in Blenker, Wisconsin, deBoer Transportation understands that...
Posted 20 hours ago
May Trucking Company - Birmingham, AL
We’ve got great pay packages! We offer: Up to $.45 CPM Guaranteed Pay Packages PTO for all Drivers after 90 days Newest Fleet in the Industry Bonuses Tuition Reimbursement Pet on Your Truck Paid Orientation Gold Plan Medical,...
Posted 2 days ago
May Trucking Company - Montgomery, AL
We’ve got great pay packages! We offer: Up to $.45 CPM Guaranteed Pay Packages PTO for all Drivers after 90 days Newest Fleet in the Industry Bonuses Tuition Reimbursement Pet on Your Truck Paid Orientation Gold Plan Medical,...
Posted 3 days ago
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