Truck Driving Jobs in Georgia

Being a company driver is the perfect job for those who are fresh out of driving school, it allows you to experience all aspects of the truck driving industry to see which angle is perfect for you! Truck driving jobs in Georgia are rewarding, compensated well, and present the opportunity for checking out the sights. While seeking a truck driving job in Georgia keep in mind being able to visit Stone Mountain Park, Atlanta Botanical Garden, Centennial Olympic Park and many more! Truck driving 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 Georgia truck-driving job

Demands for truck driving jobs in Georgia will increase over the next decade as the need also grows for transported goods as our economy boosts. The average salary for a company driving 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. While working for a large truck driving company you may also be given the flexibility to switch the type of driving run, if desired. For example, if a driver has been doing local runs for a few years but desires to go over-the-road; that driver just needs to apply for the position, no need for getting a company driving job elsewhere. Truck driving jobs in Georgia 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.

However, be conscious that the background checks can be very time consuming. Previous employment must be verified along with your driving record from the Bureau of Motor Vehicles. Additionally, each company you worked for must provide a DOT report from either human resources or the safety department. Companies seeking to hire drivers also need to be aware that they will most likely have to undergo a physical exam prior to driving. All of these things play into the fact that it could take a few weeks from the day you apply to be offered a position.

What to expect in 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, 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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Crete Carrier - GA
Join the Crete Carrier family!  Crete Carrier is actively seeking professional Dry Van truck drivers near Georgia to join their national over the road fleet.  On this fleet, you can...
Posted 23 hours ago
Shaffer Trucking - GA
Experience the open road and earn top pay while doing it.  Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers in Georgia to join their national fleet.  On this fleet,...
Posted 2 days ago
Interstate Distributor Co. - Atlanta, GA
CDL-A Company Truck Driver - Dry Van Teams NEW Transition Bonus! $1,000 for drivers with Hazmat & $750 for drivers without Hazmat PER DRIVER Announcing our NEW...
Posted 7 days ago
Hogan Transportation - Dublin, GA
Now Hiring CDL-A Drivers for Dedicated Runs Call Today: ‚Äč866-611-8806   Hogan offers our Dedicated Regional CDL-A Truck Drivers: Average weekly pay up to $1,100 Home every other day & most weekends! NO Sunday Deliveries! Vacation and...
Posted 3 days ago
Argos USA LLC - Jefferson, GA
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 3 days ago
Crete Carrier - Augusta, GA
Looking for a regional fleet that gives you options?  Crete Carrier just announced their new Southeast Regional fleet.  On this fleet, you have your choice of home times!  Choose to...
Posted 6 days ago
VISTA TRANS HOLDING, INC - GA
We have 2 locations containing: office, parking, shop & warehouse in NJ and IL   * We are looking for CLASS “A” Experienced Drivers for Step-decks, Flatbeds, Company Drivers, Owner Operators...
Posted 1 day ago
VISTA TRANS HOLDING, INC - GA
We have 2 locations containing: office, parking, shop & warehouse in NJ and IL   * We are looking for CLASS “A” Experienced Drivers for Step-decks, Flatbeds, Company Drivers, Owner Operators...
Posted 1 day ago
GetGo Transportation - Atlanta, GA
GetGo Transportation is truly a carrier that “says what it does and does what it says”. Our drivers get home during the week and are off on weekends, unless you...
Posted 1 day ago
GetGo Transportation - GA
GetGo Transportation is truly a carrier that “says what it does and does what it says”. Our drivers get home during the week and are off on weekends, unless you...
Posted 2 days ago
GetGo Transportation - GA
GetGo Transportation is truly a carrier that “says what it does and does what it says”. Our drivers get home during the week and are off on weekends, unless you...
Posted 6 days ago
GetGo Transportation - Oakwood, GA
GetGo Transportation is truly a carrier that “says what it does and does what it says”. Our drivers get home during the week and are off on weekends, unless you...
Posted 7 days ago
GetGo Transportation - Oakwood, GA
GetGo Transportation is truly a carrier that “says what it does and does what it says”. Our drivers get home during the week and are off on weekends, unless you...
Posted 2 days ago
GetGo Transportation - Atlanta, GA
GetGo Transportation is truly a carrier that “says what it does and does what it says”. Our drivers get home during the week and are off on weekends, unless you...
Posted 6 days ago
GetGo Transportation - GA
GetGo Transportation is truly a carrier that “says what it does and does what it says”. Our drivers get home during the week and are off on weekends, unless you...
Posted 2 days ago
Triple D Supply - Atlanta, GA
OTR Drivers Run all 48 states Flexible Home Time .38 a mile starting pay up to .45 a mile 3000 miles a week No NYC Benefits of driving for Triple D: Saftey bonus Referral Bonus Mileage Bonus Fuel Bonus $1000 Dollar
Posted 6 days ago
Heartland Express - Atlanta, GA
Salary:  $800 (with Hazmat)  $775 (without Hazmat) Home time: Home every weekend Running Area: North Carolina South Carolina Georgia Alabama Florida (North of Orlando) Louisiana (East of New Orleans) Mississippi Tennessee Kentucky
Posted 7 days ago
Triple D Supply - Atlanta, GA
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 6 days ago
Triple D Supply - GA
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 6 days ago
Dick Lavy Trucking - Atlanta, GA
NEW STARTING PAY INCREASED TO 46CPM AFFECTIVE 4/2/17! DICK LAVY TRUCKING IS GROWING TO MEET LOCAL DEMAND! Dick Lavy Trucking is seeking drivers to join our elite fleet. Due to our location...
Posted 7 days ago
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