Truck Driving Jobs in New Jersey

Being a company driver allows you to experience all aspects of the truck driving industry to see which type of driving preferences you have. Truck driving jobs in New Jersey are rewarding, generously paid, and offer many opportunities to see the open road and beautiful landmarks. While searching for a truck driving job in New Jersey keep in mind the chances to visit Atlantic City, Cape May, Battleship New Jersey and many more! Truck driving companies across the nation 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 New Jersey truck-driving job

New Jersey Truck driving job will increase over the next decade as the demand 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. Larger companies also provide drivers with 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. Truck driving jobs offer great benefits for not only yourself but also your family such as: 401K, paid vacations, great insurance, and a high level of job freedom.

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. On top of that, each company you worked for must provide a DOT report from either human resources or the safety department. Trucking companies looking to hire drivers also need to be aware that they will most likely have to undergo a physical exam prior to driving. Keep in mind that all of these things could take a few weeks from the day you apply until you are offered a New Jersey driving job.

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 New Jersey 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. Here are a few other helpful links for CDL and other information:

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Anderson Trucking Service - Trenton, NJ
LEASE PURCHASE VAN & FLATBED/SPECIALIZED - INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR     Check Out Our Changes:   TOP 10% CONTRACTORS AVERAGE $250K!   Up to $3,500 Sign on Bonus! It's never been easier to move up to being...
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Anderson Trucking Service - Trenton, NJ
LEASE PURCHASE VAN & FLATBED/SPECIALIZED - INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR    Check Out Our Changes:   TOP 10% CONTRACTORS AVERAGE $250K!   Up to $3,500 Sign on Bonus! It's never been easier to move up to being...
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Anderson Trucking Service - Trenton, NJ
LEASE PURCHASE VAN & FLATBED/SPECIALIZED - INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR     Check Out Our Changes:   TOP 10% CONTRACTORS AVERAGE $250K!   Up to $3,500 Sign on Bonus! It's never been easier to move up to being...
Posted 2 days ago
Anderson Trucking Service - Trenton, NJ
LEASE PURCHASE VAN & FLATBED/SPECIALIZED - INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR    Check Out Our Changes:   TOP 10% CONTRACTORS AVERAGE $250K!   Up to $3,500 Sign on Bonus! It's never been easier to move up to being...
Posted 2 days ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Trenton, NJ
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 14 hours ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Clinton, NJ
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 14 hours ago
Koch Companies - Trenton, NJ
  KOCH MARINE DIVISION  Class A Drivers Needed Immediately This is an elite driver position hauling pleasure-craft boats to unique locations in the US and Canada. Enjoy a dedicated account and deliver boats...
Posted 23 hours ago
Koch Companies - Trenton, NJ
  KOCH MARINE DIVISION  Class A Drivers Needed Immediately This is an elite driver position hauling pleasure-craft boats to unique locations in the US and Canada. Enjoy a dedicated account and deliver boats...
Posted 23 hours ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Trenton, NJ
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 - Clinton, NJ
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
Koch Companies - Trenton, NJ
  KOCH MARINE DIVISION  Class A Drivers Needed Immediately This is an elite driver position hauling pleasure-craft boats to unique locations in the US and Canada. Enjoy a dedicated account and deliver boats...
Posted 2 days ago
Koch Companies - Trenton, NJ
  KOCH MARINE DIVISION  Class A Drivers Needed Immediately This is an elite driver position hauling pleasure-craft boats to unique locations in the US and Canada. Enjoy a dedicated account and deliver boats...
Posted 2 days ago
Precision Motor Transport Group - NJ
Precision Motor Transport Group is seeking Company Drivers for Luxury Car Hauling YES WE WILL TRAIN! Position Overview: PAID TRAINING OFFERED FOR THE CAR HAULING Benefits Loading Terminals: Maryland, Rhode Island, Ohio, Indiana (Regional...
Posted 7 days ago
Precision Motor Transport Group - NJ
Precision Motor Transport Group is seeking Company Drivers for Luxury Car Hauling YES WE WILL TRAIN!   Position Overview: PAID TRAINING OFFERED FOR THE CAR HAULING Benefits Loading Terminals: Maryland, Rhode Island, Ohio, Indiana (Regional...
Posted 7 days ago
Precision Motor Transport Group - NJ
PAID TRAINING OFFERED FOR THE CAR HAULING   This is Regional with a 34hr reset. Out Monday 8am – Home Saturday early afternoon   Terminals: Maryland – (Dundalk, Curtis Bay) , Rhode Island -...
Posted 6 days ago
Precision Motor Transport Group - NJ
Precision Motor Transport Group is seeking Company Drivers for Luxury Car Hauling YES WE WILL TRAIN! Position Overview: PAID TRAINING OFFERED FOR THE CAR HAULING Benefits Loading Terminals: Maryland, Rhode Island, Ohio, Indiana (Regional...
Posted 12 hours ago
Precision Motor Transport Group - NJ
PAID TRAINING OFFERED FOR THE CAR HAULING   This is Regional with a 34hr reset. Out Monday 8am – Home Saturday early afternoon   Terminals: Maryland – (Dundalk, Curtis Bay) , Rhode Island -...
Posted 6 days ago
Rev Hoopes Trucking, LLC. - NJ
WE ARE HIRING PROFESSIONAL CLASS-A DRIVERS! Rev Hoopes Trucking is seeking professional, qualified Class A CDL drivers. With higher than average industry pay and benefits ranging from paid holidays, vacations, health...
Posted 1 day ago
Rev Hoopes Trucking, LLC. - NJ
WE ARE HIRING PROFESSIONAL CLASS-A DRIVERS! Rev Hoopes Trucking is seeking professional, qualified Class A CDL drivers. With higher than average industry pay and benefits ranging from paid holidays, vacations, health...
Posted 1 day ago
SalSon Trucking - NJ
MORE THAN 500 OF OUR OWN CHASSIS!!! INCENTIVE BASED PAY!! HOME DAILY!! $1500 WEEKLEY PAYCHECK!!! Class A CDL required Two Years CDL experience TWIC is needed for this position. Knowledge of the piers Will Reimburse TWIC
Posted 11 hours ago
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