Truck Driving Jobs in New Mexico

Truck driving job demands in New Mexico will increase over the next decade as the demand also grows for transported goods as our economy boosts. Being a truck driver in is extremely rewarding and allows you to experience a lot of variety in your work while making great money at the same time. While seeking a truck-driving job in New Mexico keep in mind being able to visit cool places such as the White Sands National Monument, Carlsbad Cavern National Park, and Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta! 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 New Mexico 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 New Mexico driving job.

The average salary for a company driving job in New Mexico 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 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 New Mexico, 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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U.S. Xpress - New Mexico, NM
Truck Team Driver Job - Earn $175,000 Annually + $5,000-$8,000 Sign On Bonus!Newest Trucks & We'll help you find a teammate!Don't Wait, Call Now! 866-217-2238US Xpress Team MAX Program -...
Posted 12 hours ago
Triple D Supply - NM
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 APPLY NOW or call a recruiter today!
Posted 4 days ago
Triple D Supply - Albuquerque, NM
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 13 hours ago
Triple D Supply - NM
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 13 hours ago
Triple D Supply - Albuquerque, NM
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 13 hours ago
Devall Trucking, Inc - NM
OTR Flatbed Postion paid 50cpm home every to weeks or sooner depending on area you live in. 
Posted 7 hours ago
Devall Trucking, Inc - NM
OTR Flatbed Postion paid 50cpm home every to weeks or sooner depending on area you live in. 
Posted 7 hours ago
Devall Trucking, Inc - NM
OTR Flatbed Postion paid 50cpm home every to weeks or sooner depending on area you live in. 
Posted 13 hours ago
Werner Enterprises - NM
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Bulk Company Drivers in New Mexico. New Pay Packages - Sign-on Bonuses available (on select accounts) and accounts  available to get you home daily or weekly!...
Posted 5 days ago
Werner Enterprises - NM
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Company Drivers in New Mexico. New Pay Packages - Sign-on Bonuses available (on select accounts) and accounts  available to get you home daily or weekly!...
Posted 5 days ago
Werner Enterprises - NM
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Company Drivers in New Mexico. New Pay Packages - Sign-on Bonuses available (on select accounts) and accounts  available to get you home daily or weekly!...
Posted 1 day ago
Southern Refrigerated Transport - NM
Solo experienced drivers get high OTR miles, great pay, generous bonus opportunities unlimited earned time off PLUS a $1,000 transition incentive. With our unlimited earned home time, stay on the...
Posted 1 day ago
Werner Enterprises - NM
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Bulk Company Drivers in New Mexico. New Pay Packages - Sign-on Bonuses available (on select accounts) and accounts  available to get you home daily or weekly!...
Posted 1 day ago
Wild West Express - Albuquerque, NM
WE OFFER TONS OF INCENTIVES! Are you looking to make a positive career change? Look no further. We are unlike all the other trucking companies around for so many reasons.You...
Posted 1 day ago
Wild West Express - Las Cruces, NM
WE OFFER TONS OF INCENTIVES! Are you looking to make a positive career change? Look no further. We are unlike all the other trucking companies around for so many reasons.You...
Posted 1 day ago
Wild West Express - Las Cruces, NM
WE OFFER TONS OF INCENTIVES! Are you looking to make a positive career change? Look no further. We are unlike all the other trucking companies around for so many reasons.You...
Posted 1 day ago
Wild West Express - Albuquerque, NM
WE OFFER TONS OF INCENTIVES! Are you looking to make a positive career change? Look no further. We are unlike all the other trucking companies around for so many reasons.You...
Posted 1 day ago
Wild West Express - Albuquerque, NM
WE OFFER TONS OF INCENTIVES! Are you looking to make a positive career change? Look no further. We are unlike all the other trucking companies around for so many reasons.You...
Posted 1 day ago
Wild West Express - NM
WE OFFER TONS OF INCENTIVES! Are you looking to make a positive career change? Look no further. We are unlike all the other trucking companies around for so many reasons.You...
Posted 1 day ago
Wild West Express - Las Cruces, NM
WE OFFER TONS OF INCENTIVES! Are you looking to make a positive career change? Look no further. We are unlike all the other trucking companies around for so many reasons.You...
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