Truck Driving Jobs in Utah

Truck driving job in Utah will increase over the next decade as the demand also grows for transported goods as our economy boosts. Being a truck driver in Utah is rewarding, allows for great opportunities to see the open road 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 truck driving industry offers and see which one is right for you. While seeking a truck-driving job in Utah keep in mind being able to visit cool places such as Bryce Canyon, Arches National Park, Zion National Park and many more! Trucking companies throughout the nation 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 truck-driving career:

The average salary for a company driving job in Utah 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 give drivers the freedom 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, notable insurance, and a certain level of job freedom

Keep in mind 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. In addition, each company you have worked for needs to provide a DOT report from either human resources or the safety department. Companies seeking to hire drivers also need to be aware that they will most likely have to undergo a physical exam prior to driving. Take note that all of these things could take a few weeks from the day you apply until you are offered a Utah trucking 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 Utah, 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
  • Hazardous materials

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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Terminal Transport, Inc. - UT
As a Terminal Transport driver, you will finally get the respect that you deserve by a small family owned carrier. Those are not words, they are a fact and why...
Posted 1 day ago
Shaffer Trucking - UT
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 Utah. On...
Posted 14 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - UT
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 Utah.  Crete Carrier...
Posted 14 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - UT
Experience the open road and earn top pay while doing it.  Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road Reefer truck drivers in Utah to join their national fleet.  On this fleet,...
Posted 7 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - UT
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 Utah.  Crete Carrier...
Posted 14 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - UT
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 Utah. On...
Posted 12 days ago
Covenant Transport - UT
Experienced Covenant Transport teams receive 52-56 CPM It pays to team up at Covenant Transport, where experienced team truck drivers earn 52-56 CPM to run OTR freight! Our teams are GUARANTEED...
Posted 21 hours ago
Covenant Transport - UT
OTR TEAM TRUCK DRIVING JOBS FOR EXPERIENCED CLASS A DRIVERS. Covenant Transport guarantees $1000 weekly minimum for your driving experience! Over-the-road truck driving opportunities are available for experienced driving teams at Covenant...
Posted 21 hours ago
Hunt Transportation - Salt Lake City, UT
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 20 hours ago
Hunt Transportation - UT
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 20 hours ago
Hunt Transportation - UT
Apply to Overdimensional Company Driver Jobs in Utah TODAY! Headquartered in Omaha, NE, Hunt Transportation is one of the oldest flatbed trucking companies in the industry.  In 1999, Hunt Transportation joined...
Posted 7 days ago
Hunt Transportation - UT
Apply to Flatbed Company Driver Jobs in Utah TODAY! Headquartered in Omaha, NE, Hunt Transportation is one of the oldest flatbed trucking companies in the industry.  In 1999, Hunt Transportation joined...
Posted 7 days ago
Andrus Transportation - Cedar City, UT
$1500 Sign-On Bonus, Home on a Regular Basis, Insurance Benefits!...
Posted 10 hours ago
Werner Enterprises - UT
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Bulk Company Drivers in Utah. New Pay Packages - Up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonuses available (available in certain areas) and accounts  available to get you home...
Posted 9 days ago
Werner Enterprises - UT
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Company Drivers in Utah. New Pay Packages - Up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonuses available (available in certain areas) and accounts  available to get you home...
Posted 9 days ago
Werner Enterprises - UT
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Bulk Company Drivers in Utah. New Pay Packages - Up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonuses available (available in certain areas) and accounts  available to get you home...
Posted 12 days ago
Werner Enterprises - UT
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Company Drivers in Utah. New Pay Packages - Up to $10,000 Sign-on Bonuses available (available in certain areas) and accounts  available to get you home...
Posted 12 days ago
Swift Transportation - UT
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 5 days ago
Andrus Transportation - Cedar City, UT
$1500 Sign-On Bonus, Home on a Regular Basis, Insurance Benefits!...
Posted 10 hours ago
Andrus Transportation - Salt Lake City, UT
$1500 Sign-On Bonus, Home on a Regular Basis, Insurance Benefits!...
Posted 10 hours ago
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