Truck Driving Jobs in Colorado

Truck driving jobs will grow in demand over the next decade as the demand increases for transported goods as our economy boosts. A truck-driving job in Colorado is rewarding, well paying, and offers many chances to explore the open road and see a bunch of jaw dropping landmarks. Working as a company truck driver, you will get to experience all aspects of the truck driving job industry and see some beautiful places in Colorado. Being a company driver is also fitting for those right out of driving school because it allows you to experience a multitude of aspects in the driving industry. While looking for truck driving careers in Colorado keep in mind being able to visit Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, Denver Botanic Gardens, Rocky Mountain National Park, and many more! This is the time to test the waters and get to know all aspects of the trucking industry to see which one is right for you. Trucking companies throughout the country are always looking for dry van, dry bulk, and reefer drivers; and despite how much the economy may sink there will always be loads that must be delivered.

What to expect in a Colorado trucking job:

The average salary for a company 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. If you desire working for a larger truck driving company you may be given the flexibility to switch the type of driving 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, no need for researching a Colorado driving job elsewhere. Companies 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.

For truck driving jobs, be conscious 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 should be aware that they will most likely have to undergo a physical exam prior to their start date.

Benefits of a company driver career:

  • 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 CO, 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. For CDL information:

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Pride Transport - , CO
Pride Transport Teams receive Great Miles and Steady Freight Pride Transport offers dedicated coast-to-coast team freight to keep your driving team moving and earning. Team Drivers make $0.40-$0.56 cpm. Not part...
Posted 2 days ago
F & M Transport, Inc. - CO
F & M Transport, Inc. is looking for Company Drivers to run hopper bottom trailers and service customers in Colorado. Hopper bottom experience preffered, but not necessary! We run 42...
Posted 12 days ago
CAST Transportation - Henderson, CO
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR LOCAL (DENVER) - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.46 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL PAY...
Posted 13 days ago
CAST Transportation - Henderson, CO
LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR LOCAL POSITIONS for DAY and NIGHTS. **DAY AND NIGHT SHIFTS AVAILABLE **WE PAY 100% EMPLOYEE INSURANCE! **TOP RATE PAY / PAY BASED ON EXPERIENCE **PAID VACATIONS /
Posted 6 months ago
CAST Transportation - Denver, CO
CDL CLASS A DRIVERS                                              FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING
Posted 12 days ago
CAST Transportation - Henderson, CO
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR LOCAL (DENVER) - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.46 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL PAY...
Posted 13 days ago
CAST Transportation - Henderson, CO
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR LOCAL (DENVER) - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.46 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL PAY...
Posted 13 days ago
CAST Transportation - Henderson, CO
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR LOCAL (DENVER) - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.46 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL PAY...
Posted 13 days ago
CAST Transportation - CO
CDL CLASS A DRIVERS                                              FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING
Posted 19 hours ago
CAST Transportation - Henderson, CO
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948!CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR LOCAL - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. **DAY AND NIGHT SHIFTS AVAILABLE **WE PAY 100% EMPLOYEE INSURANCE! **TOP RATE PAY
Posted 12 days ago
Pride Transport - , CO
OTR Solo Truck Drivers Qualified CDL-A drivers needed for solo driving opportunities. Family owned and operated since 1979 has taught us what is important and that is family. Our drivers not...
Posted 2 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - CO
Experience the open road and earn top pay while doing it.  Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers in Colorado to join their national fleet.  On this fleet,...
Posted 7 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - CO
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers to join their national fleet in Colorado.  Crete Carrier...
Posted 14 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - CO
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers to join their national fleet in Colorado. On...
Posted 14 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - CO
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers to join their national fleet in Colorado.  Crete Carrier...
Posted 14 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - CO
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers to join their national fleet in Colorado. On...
Posted 12 days ago
Covenant Transport - CO
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 19 hours ago
Covenant Transport - CO
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 19 hours ago
Hunt Transportation - Denver, CO
Do you enjoy the freedom of the open road? Hunt Transportation has the perfect opportunity for you! Hunt is actively seeking professional truck drivers to join their national, over the...
Posted 22 hours ago
Hunt Transportation - Fort Collins, CO
Do you enjoy the freedom of the open road? Hunt Transportation has the perfect opportunity for you! Hunt is actively seeking professional truck drivers to join their national, over the...
Posted 18 hours ago
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