Truck Driving Jobs in Minnesota

Truck driving job demands are set to increase dramatically as the economy continues to rebound. Being a truck driver in Minnesota is awesome It pays very well , and offers many chances to see the country and breathtaking places. Becoming a company driver is perfect for those fresh out of driving school because you will be able to experience all aspects the industry has to offer and see which one fits you. While seeking a truck-driving job in Minnesota keep in mind being able to visit cool places such as the Mall of America, Minnehaha Falls, and Itasca State Park! Trucking companies across the country are constantly searching 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 Minnesota company-driving job

Be aware that the background checks can be very time consuming. Previous employment needs to 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. Trucking 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 could take a few weeks from the day you apply until you are offered a Minnesota truck driving job.

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. Large truck driving companies may provide the freedom 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 Minnesota 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.

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 Minnesota, 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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Swift Transportation - MN
Drivers: Receive Paid Training for Recent CDL Grads & Job Placement with Swift! Call now for details!   Have you graduated with your Class-A CDL License but lack the EXPERIENCE to land a...
Posted 4 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - MN
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 Minnesota.  Crete Carrier...
Posted 13 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - MN
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 Minnesota. On...
Posted 13 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - MN
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 Minnesota.  Crete Carrier...
Posted 13 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - Saint Paul, MN
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 Saint...
Posted 4 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - MN
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 Minnesota....
Posted 4 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - MN
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 Minnesota. On...
Posted 10 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - MN
Experience the open road and earn top pay while doing it.  Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers in Minnesota to join their national fleet.  On this fleet,...
Posted 5 days ago
Hunt Transportation - Minneapolis, MN
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 4 days ago
Hunt Transportation - Minneapolis, MN
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 4 days ago
Hunt Transportation - MN
Apply to Overdimensional Company Driver Jobs in Minnesota TODAY! Headquartered in Omaha, NE, Hunt Transportation is one of the oldest flatbed trucking companies in the industry.  In 1999, Hunt Transportation joined...
Posted 5 days ago
Hunt Transportation - MN
Apply to Flatbed Company Driver Jobs in Minnesota TODAY! Headquartered in Omaha, NE, Hunt Transportation is one of the oldest flatbed trucking companies in the industry.  In 1999, Hunt Transportation joined...
Posted 5 days ago
Swift Transportation - MN
Drivers: Receive Paid Training for Recent CDL Grads & Job Placement with Swift! Call now for details!   Have you graduated with your Class-A CDL License but lack the EXPERIENCE to land a...
Posted 4 days ago
Werner Enterprises - MN
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Company Drivers in Minnesota. New Pay Packages - Up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonuses available (available in certain areas) and accounts  available to get you home...
Posted 7 days ago
Barr-Nunn Transportation - Little Falls, MN
Earn more with Barr-Nunn in Little Falls, Minnesota 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...
Posted 12 days ago
Werner Enterprises - MN
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Company Drivers in Minnesota. New Pay Packages - Up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonuses available (available in certain areas) and accounts  available to get you home...
Posted 11 days ago
Werner Enterprises - MN
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Bulk Company Drivers in Minnesota. New Pay Packages - Up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonuses available (available in certain areas) and accounts  available to get you home...
Posted 7 days ago
Werner Enterprises - MN
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Bulk Company Drivers in Minnesota. New Pay Packages - Up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonuses available (available in certain areas) and accounts  available to get you home...
Posted 11 days ago
Koch Companies - MN
KOCH DEDICATED DIVISION  Class A DriversNeeded Immediately for Flatbed Dedicated Openings  $4000 Orientation Completion Bonus • Yearly earnings of between $55,000 - $63,000 • 2500 - 3000 miles per week • Late Model Equipment...
Posted 3 days ago
Swift Transportation - MN
Drivers: Receive Paid Training for Recent CDL Grads & Job Placement with Swift! Call now for details!   Have you graduated with your Class-A CDL License but lack the EXPERIENCE to land a...
Posted 4 days ago
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