Truck Driving Jobs in Tennessee

Truck driving jobs in Tennessee offer a great amount of diversity alongside the chance to see notable attractions. While looking for truck driving jobs in Tennessee keep in mind being able to see places such as the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Elvis Presley’s Graceland, and Dollywood to name a few! Trucking companies across the country 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 Tennessee truck-driving job

Truck driving jobs in Tennessee 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. While working for a large truck driving company you may also be given the flexibility 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. Tennessee 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.

However, stay conscious 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 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. All of these things could take a few weeks from the day you apply until you are offered job as a driver in Tennessee.

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 Tennessee, 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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Red Classic - Cleveland, TN
As a Transport Driver out of Cleveland, TN, you’ll have industry-leading pay, outstanding benefits, and daily home time. Operating from local terminals, Red Classic Transport Drivers ensure the safe, on-time move of freight...
Posted 5 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948!CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR  OTR POSITIONS. **DAY AND NIGHT SHIFTS AVAILABLE **WE PAY 100% EMPLOYEE INSURANCE! **TOP RATE PAY / PAY BASED ON
Posted 4 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR  - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.47 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL $2000 Sign On...
Posted 5 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR  - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.47 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL $2000 Sign On...
Posted 5 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.47 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL PAY STARTING...
Posted 5 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.47 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL $2000 Sign On...
Posted 5 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948!CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR OTR POSITIONS. **DAY AND NIGHT SHIFTS AVAILABLE **WE PAY 100% EMPLOYEE INSURANCE! **TOP RATE PAY / PAY BASED ON
Posted 4 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR  - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.47 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL $2000 Sign On...
Posted 4 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR  - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.47 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL $2000 Sign On...
Posted 4 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR - REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.47 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL PAY STARTING...
Posted 5 days ago
CAST Transportation - Kingston, TN
*VETERAN & FAMILY OWNED SINCE 1948! CAST TRANSPORTATION LOOKING FOR CDL FLATBED DRIVERS - HIRING FOR REGIONAL & OTR POSITIONS. PAY STARTING AT $0.41 cpm - $0.47 cpm FOR OTR & REGIONAL $2000 Sign On...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services - Murfreesboro, TN
Class A CDL team drivers needed for OTR runs out of the Atlanta, Georgia area. These positions offer weekly home time, a comprehensive benefit package, 401(k) and much more. Static...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services - Jackson, TN
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...
Posted 4 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services - Waverly, TN
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...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services - Knoxville, TN
Class A CDL team drivers needed for OTR runs out of the Atlanta, Georgia area. These positions offer weekly home time, a comprehensive benefit package, 401(k) and much more. Static...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services - Cookeville, TN
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...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services - Hillsboro, TN
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...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services - Nashville, TN
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...
Posted 5 days ago
American Central Transport - TN
TOP PAY UP TO 52¢ PER MILE! $3,000 Sign On Bonus! 90 YEARS OLD AND STILL YOUNG AT HEART! Just because we’ve been running the roads since 1926, don’t get the idea that...
Posted 5 days ago
American Central Transport - Jackson, TN
TOP PAY UP TO 52¢ PER MILE! $3,000 Sign On Bonus! 90 YEARS OLD AND STILL YOUNG AT HEART! Just because we’ve been running the roads since 1926, don’t get the idea that...
Posted 5 days ago
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