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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Werner Enterprises - AL
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Company Drivers in Alabama. New Pay Packages - Sign-on Bonuses available (on select accounts) and accounts  available to get you home daily or weekly!  ...
Posted 5 days ago
Heartland Express - Auburn, AL
HEARTLAND EXPRESS Southeast Regional | Driving Position Home Time: Home 3 out of 4 weekends Average Miles: 2,000-2,200 per week Running Area: black border around map New Driver Mileage Pledge: Minimum pay guarantee equal to 2,000 miles in each...
Posted 3 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 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 5 days ago
Triple D Supply - Birmingham, AL
Teams with 2 years OTR experience 50 Cents per mile  Assigned Truck and Dispatcher Sign-on bonus Profit Sharing Flexible Home Time APPLY NOW or call a recruiter today!
Posted 4 days ago
Triple D Supply - AL
Teams with 2 years OTR experience 50 Cents per mile  Assigned Truck and Dispatcher Sign-on bonus Profit Sharing Flexible Home Time APPLY NOW or call a recruiter today!
Posted 4 days ago
Triple D Supply - Birmingham, AL
Triple D Supply LLC is looking for qualified candidates for an OTR Long Haul position in our Refrigerated Division. If you want an opportunity to operate new equipment, and get...
Posted 4 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 4 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 4 days ago
Crete Carrier - AL
Join the Crete Carrier family!  Crete Carrier is actively seeking professional Dry Van truck drivers near Alabama to join their national over the road fleet.  On this fleet, you can...
Posted 6 days ago
Triple D Supply - AL
Triple D Supply LLC is looking for qualified candidates for an OTR Long Haul position in our Refrigerated Division. If you want an opportunity to operate new equipment, and get...
Posted 7 days ago
Triple D Supply - AL
38 Cents per mile w/7cents per mile bonus paid bi-monthly total up to 45 cents per mile Run all 48 states   No New York City Must be willing to run 3
Posted 12 hours 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 5 days ago
Covenant Transport - AL
Experienced Covenant Transport teams receive 52-56 CPM It pays to team up at Covenant Transport, where experienced team truck drivers earn 52-56 CPM to run OTR freight! Our teams are GUARANTEED...
Posted 7 days ago
KLLM Transport - Clanton, AL
COMPANY DRIVERS NEW SOUTHEAST REGIONALPAY INCREASE! Less Than Loaded 200 Miles  $0.75 201-300 Loaded Miles            $0.55 301-400 Loaded Miles            $0.45 401-500 Loaded Miles            $0.43 Over 500 Loaded Miles          $0.41 HOME WEEKLY!! $5000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR EXPERIENCED DRIVERS PAID OUT WITHIN 30 DAYS OF 1ST SETTLEMENT!6 Day
Posted 4 days ago
Abilene Motor Express - AL
OTR & Regional Dry Van Runs Available in Alabama: Meet all minimum driver qualifications 99% no touch freight No hazmat You will run a mix of dry van and refrigerated freight Average pay $51k Regional –...
Posted 7 days ago
Millis Transfer - AL
Certified Top-Pay Carrier. Numerous Award Winner. Over 80 Years Experience. 100% Driver Focused. Millis Transfer isn’t the typical trucking company. Ask any of our drivers and you’ll quickly understand that...
Posted 5 days ago
Celadon Trucking - AL
About Celadon Celadon’s driver fleet is rapidly expanding, and we want you to be the next member. Drivers at Celadon run more miles and make more money, especially with our...
Posted 7 days ago
deBoer Transportation - Anniston, AL
Owner Operators! Earn Big $$. Strong Miles, Week over Week.  As a full-service dry van carrier headquartered in Blenker, Wisconsin, deBoer Transportation understands that hard work should lead to great...
Posted 6 days ago
Morristown Driver's Service, Inc - AL
Guarantee salary team pay.  Team must be available for TRI-STATE Expedited dispatch for a minimum of 12 consecutive days.  The first day of dispatch will begin on Monday 8:00 a.m....
Posted 15 hours ago
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