Truck Driving Jobs in Virginia

Truck driving jobs in Virginia pay generously, and offer many chances keep some variety in your life and see some very notable attractions. While looking for truck driving jobs in Virginia keep in mind being able to see places such as Busch Gardens, the Natural Bridge, and Shenandoah National Park 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 Virginia truck-driving job

Virginia truck driving jobs 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. 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 a Virginia truck 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 Virginia, 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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Swift Transportation - VA
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID Recent CDL Grads will spend between 200 and 300 hours working together with their mentor to haul loads, deliver freight, and take care...
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Swift Transportation - VA
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 - VA
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 - VA
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID Recent CDL Grads will spend between 200 and 300 hours working together with their mentor to haul loads, deliver freight, and take care...
Posted 7 days ago
Swift Transportation - VA
GET MENTORED BY A PRO WHILE GETTING PAID Recent CDL Grads will spend between 200 and 300 hours working together with their mentor to haul loads, deliver freight, and take care...
Posted 7 days ago
Swift Transportation - VA
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 - VA
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 5 days ago
Swift Transportation - VA
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 5 days ago
Swift Transportation - VA
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 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services, Inc. - Garrisonville, VA
Class A CDL team drivers needed for OTR runs out of the York, Pennsylvania area. These positions offer weekly home time, a comprehensive benefit package, 401(k) and much more. Static...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Expedited - VA
Start Here, Stay Here. At CRST Expedited, we’ve got the freight and pay package your team needs. What else? Call for details! 866-230-4174 Lease Purchase Also Available: 866-308-7316 High Miles – High Pay! Lead Drivers...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Expedited - VA
Start Here, Stay Here. At CRST Expedited, we’ve got the freight and pay package your team needs. What else? Call for details! 866-230-4174 Lease Purchase Also Available: 866-308-7316 High Miles – High Pay! Lead Drivers...
Posted 5 days ago
Argos USA LLC - VA
Argos seeks qualified A&B CDL drivers! Driver Advantages: No Overnight Travel Industry Leading Wages Paid Weekly Full Benefits Packages 401k Retirement Plan with Company Contribution Paid Training Build your new career with Argos as we strengthen the
Posted 1 day ago
CRST Expedited - VA
Start Here, Stay Here. Call for details! 866-906-7461 A career, not just a job. Congratulations - you’ve made the first step! With our tuition reimbursement program, we will help cover the cost of...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Expedited - VA
Start Here, Stay Here. Call for details! 866-906-7461 A career, not just a job. Congratulations - you’ve made the first step! With our tuition reimbursement program, we will help cover the cost of...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Expedited - VA
Start Here, Stay Here.  Recent Graduates - Tuition Reimbursement! Experienced - Earn more as a Lead Driver and Train your own partner! Students - Sponsored Class CDL A with job placement! Military Veterans -...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Expedited - VA
Start Here, Stay Here.  Recent Graduates - Tuition Reimbursement! Experienced - Earn more as a Lead Driver and Train your own partner! Students - Sponsored Class CDL A with job placement! Military Veterans -...
Posted 5 days ago
Triple D Supply - Richmond, VA
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
Barr-Nunn Transportation - VA
Earn more with Barr-Nunn in Virginia as a Company Driver Today! At Barr-Nunn Transportation we pay what we say. All company drivers enjoy Practical miles paid, $.02/mi 401k Contribution from Day 1, Blue...
Posted 1 day ago
Roane Transportation Services - VA
Regional and OTR Home Weekly Start .42cpm Full benifits package New Freightlner Coronado's and Reitnouer Trailers Weekly Settlements
Posted 5 days ago
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