Truck Driving Jobs in Oregon

Truck driving jobs in Oregon are very rewarding, compensated fairly and offer many chances to see Oregon’s natural beauty. While searching for a truck driving job in Oregon keep in mind the chances to visit Crater Lake National Park, Multnomah Falls, the Rogue River, 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 an Oregon truck-driving job

Truck driving jobs in Oregon 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 Oregon 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 truck-driving job in Oregon, 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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Triple D Supply - OR
Triple D Supply LLC is looking for qualified candidates for an OTR Long Haul position in our Refrigerated Division. If you want an opportunity to operate new equipment, and get...
Posted 22 hours ago
Triple D Supply - Portland, OR
Triple D Supply LLC is looking for qualified candidates for an OTR Long Haul position in our Refrigerated Division. If you want an opportunity to operate new equipment, and get...
Posted 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - OR
Join Swift’s Driving Force. Swift values the years of experience under your belt and wants you to join the most powerful fleet on the road. To be a powerful force, you...
Posted 2 days ago
Triple D Supply - Eugene, OR
Triple D Supply LLC is looking for qualified candidates for an OTR Long Haul position in our Refrigerated Division. If you want an opportunity to operate new equipment, and get...
Posted 22 hours ago
Triple D Supply - Portland, OR
Triple D Supply LLC is looking for qualified candidates for an OTR Long Haul position in our Refrigerated Division. If you want an opportunity to operate new equipment, and get...
Posted 22 hours ago
Triple D Supply - Eugene, OR
Triple D Supply LLC is looking for qualified candidates for an OTR Long Haul position in our Refrigerated Division. If you want an opportunity to operate new equipment, and get...
Posted 1 day ago
Triple D Supply - Portland, OR
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 - OR
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 - OR
Triple D Supply LLC is looking for qualified candidates for an OTR Long Haul position in our Refrigerated Division. If you want an opportunity to operate new equipment, and get...
Posted 2 days ago
Swift Transportation - Troutdale, OR
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID We have a new trainee compensation package exclusively for CDL Truck Driving Trainees. If you are a CDL trainee in one of eleven...
Posted 2 days ago
Triple D Supply - Eugene, OR
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 1 day ago
Swift Transportation - OR
Looking for stability with predictable pay? Swift’s dedicated local routes driving positions offer just that. With a consistent customer base, you’ll know where you’re going and establish relationships with customers...
Posted 7 days ago
Swift Transportation - OR
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID We have a new trainee compensation package exclusively for CDL Truck Driving Trainees. If you are a CDL trainee in one of eleven...
Posted 2 days ago
Swift Transportation - OR
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID We have a new trainee compensation package exclusively for CDL Truck Driving Trainees. If you are a CDL trainee in one of eleven...
Posted 2 days ago
Swift Transportation - Troutdale, OR
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID We have a new trainee compensation package exclusively for CDL Truck Driving Trainees. If you are a CDL trainee in one of eleven...
Posted 2 days ago
Swift Transportation - OR
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID We have a new trainee compensation package exclusively for CDL Truck Driving Trainees. If you are a CDL trainee in one of eleven...
Posted 2 days ago
Swift Transportation - OR
Join Swift’s Driving Force. Swift values the years of experience under your belt and wants you to join the most powerful fleet on the road. To be a powerful force, you...
Posted 2 days ago
Swift Transportation - OR
Join Swift’s Driving Force. Swift values the years of experience under your belt and wants you to join the most powerful fleet on the road. To be a powerful force, you...
Posted 2 days ago
Swift Transportation - OR
Join Swift’s Driving Force. Swift values the years of experience under your belt and wants you to join the most powerful fleet on the road. To be a powerful force, you...
Posted 7 days ago
Swift Transportation - Troutdale, OR
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID We have a new trainee compensation package exclusively for CDL Truck Driving Trainees. If you are a CDL trainee in one of eleven...
Posted 2 days ago
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