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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Carolina Logistic Inc. - VA
The position is based out of Candler, NC Drivers are responsible for commute to the Terminal At Carolina Logistic, we are dedicated to providing affordable, timely, and reliable freight solutions to customers...
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Carolina Logistic Inc. - VA
The position is based out of Candler, NC Drivers are responsible for commute to the Terminal At Carolina Logistic, we are dedicated to providing affordable, timely, and reliable freight solutions to customers...
Posted 2 days ago
Carolina Logistic Inc. - VA
The position is based out of Candler, NC Drivers are responsible for commute to the Terminal At Carolina Logistic, we are dedicated to providing affordable, timely, and reliable freight solutions to customers...
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Carolina Logistic Inc. - VA
The position is based out of Candler, NC Drivers are responsible for commute to the Terminal At Carolina Logistic, we are dedicated to providing affordable, timely, and reliable freight solutions to customers...
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Triple D Supply - Roanoke, VA
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 7 days ago
Triple D Supply - Richmond, VA
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 7 days ago
Triple D Supply - VA
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 3 days ago
Triple D Supply - Roanoke, VA
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 7 days ago
Triple D Supply - Richmond, VA
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 7 days ago
Triple D Supply - VA
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 7 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 1 day ago
Volunteer Express - Winchester, VA
You’ve seen our trucks – now it’s time you know more about Volunteer Express. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, we have a reputation for putting our drivers first and have done...
Posted 4 days ago
Volunteer Express - Winchester, VA
You’ve seen our trucks – now it’s time you know more about Volunteer Express. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, we have a reputation for putting our drivers first and have done...
Posted 4 days ago
Volunteer Express - Winchester, VA
You’ve seen our trucks – now it’s time you know more about Volunteer Express. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, we have a reputation for putting our drivers first and have done...
Posted 4 days ago
Volunteer Express - Winchester, VA
You’ve seen our trucks – now it’s time you know more about Volunteer Express. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, we have a reputation for putting our drivers first and have done...
Posted 4 days ago
Volunteer Express - Winchester, VA
You’ve seen our trucks – now it’s time you know more about Volunteer Express. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, we have a reputation for putting our drivers first and have done...
Posted 2 days ago
Volunteer Express - Winchester, VA
You’ve seen our trucks – now it’s time you know more about Volunteer Express. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, we have a reputation for putting our drivers first and have done...
Posted 1 day ago
Volunteer Express - Winchester, VA
You’ve seen our trucks – now it’s time you know more about Volunteer Express. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, we have a reputation for putting our drivers first and have done...
Posted 2 days ago
Volunteer Express - Winchester, VA
You’ve seen our trucks – now it’s time you know more about Volunteer Express. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, we have a reputation for putting our drivers first and have done...
Posted 1 day ago
NAPA Transportation - Richmond, VA
NAPA Transportation has LOCAL positions available in Richmond, Virginia! Drive a 200 Miles Radius Home everyday $18/hr APPLY NOW or call today to join a company that will treat you like a member of the
Posted 3 days ago
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