Truck Driving Jobs in Maryland

Truck driving jobs in Maryland are fun, pay very well, and offer many great opportunities to see the open road and some beautiful scenic locations. Becoming a company driver is perfect for those fresh out of driving school because you will be given the chance to experience all aspects of the truck driving industry and see which one is perfect for you! While looking for truck driving jobs in Maryland keep in mind being able to also visit places such as the Baltimore Inner Harbor, Deep Creek Lake Area, Assateague Island National Seashore, and the Brookside Gardens! Trucking companies across the nation are constantly seeking drivers for dry van, dry bulk, and reefer drivers; no matter how bad the economy, there will always be loads that need to be delivered!

What to expect in a Maryland truck-driving job

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 salary of a Maryland company driver can range anywhere from $40,000 to upwards of $70,000 a year, 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 companies also give drivers the flexibility to switch the type of run they want to do. 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.

Take note 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 have worked for needs to 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. Be aware that all of these things could take a few weeks from the day you apply until you are offered a driver job in Maryland.

Benefits of a Company Driver

  • 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 Maryland, 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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Zenith Global Logistics - Baltimore, MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based in Baltimore, Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - Aberdeen, MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based in Aberdeen, Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based in Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking to...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - Baltimore, MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based inBaltimore, Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking to...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - Aberdeen, MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based inAberdeen, Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking to...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based inMaryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking to join...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - Baltimore, MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based inBaltimore, Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking to...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - Aberdeen, MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based inAberdeen, Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking to...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based inMaryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking to join...
Posted 2 days ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Hagerstown, MD
Division Overview: TQI, Inc., a Forward Air Company, is an industry leading, full-service CCL (cold chain logistics) company dedicated to the Life Sciences sector. We are a premium carrier that specializes...
Posted 2 days ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Frederick, MD
Division Overview: TQI, Inc., a Forward Air Company, is an industry leading, full-service CCL (cold chain logistics) company dedicated to the Life Sciences sector. We are a premium carrier that specializes...
Posted 2 days ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Baltimore, MD
Division Overview: TQI, Inc., a Forward Air Company, is an industry leading, full-service CCL (cold chain logistics) company dedicated to the Life Sciences sector. We are a premium carrier that specializes...
Posted 2 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - Baltimore, MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based in Baltimore, Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking...
Posted 5 days ago
Zenith Global Logistics - Aberdeen, MD
Zenith Global Logistics specializes in logistics for home furnishings.  We currently have immediate openings for experienced Regional drivers based in Aberdeen, Maryland. If you’re an experienced, safety-oriented regional driver looking...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services, Inc. - Rockville, MD
Class A CDL Teams needed for round trip dedicated lanes with weekly home time. 100% no touch freight and 100% drop and hook. Comprehensive benefit package and 401(k) offered with benefits starting...
Posted 6 days ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Baltimore, MD
Position: Forward Air Solutions (FAS), a Forward Air Company, is seeking NON CDL Straight Truck Company Drivers to run local pick-up and delivery in and around Baltimore, MD. Responsibilities include the...
Posted 1 day ago
Barr-Nunn Transportation - MD
Earn more with Barr-Nunn in Maryland as a Company Driver Today! At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. All company drivers enjoy Practical miles paid, $.02/mi 401k Contribution from Day 1, Blue...
Posted 7 days ago
Barr-Nunn Transportation - MD
Earn more with Barr-Nunn in Maryland as a Company Driver Today! At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. All company drivers enjoy Practical miles paid, $.02/mi 401k Contribution from Day 1, Blue...
Posted 7 days ago
Barr-Nunn Transportation - MD
Solo drivers earn $82,000 + per year! At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. All company drivers enjoy Practical miles paid, $.02/mi 401k Contribution from Day 1, Blue Cross Blue...
Posted 7 days ago
Anderson Trucking Service - Potomac, MD
COMPANY DRIVER - FLATBED SPECIALIZED  Check Out Our Changes:  COMPANY DRIVERS TOP 10% AVERAGE $85K!   Up to $3,500 Sign on Bonus!   Ready to get what you really want from your job?...
Posted 6 days ago
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