Truck Driving Jobs in Washington

While looking for truck driving jobs in Washington keep in mind being able to see places such as Olympic National Park, the Space Needle and Seattle Center, and Snoqualmie Falls 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 Washington truck-driving job

Truck driving jobs in Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington, 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 - Sumner, WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 4 days ago
Swift Transportation - Sumner, WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - Grandview, WA
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 5 days ago
Swift Transportation - Sumner, WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 6 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 4 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 4 days ago
Swift Transportation - WA
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 4 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services, Inc. - Lakewood, WA
Class A CDL team drivers needed for a new open lane running from Tacoma, WA. Set lane with scheduled weekly home time! Additional stop pay available. Comprehensive benefit package and...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services, Inc. - Winlock, WA
Class A CDL team drivers needed for a new open lane running from Tacoma, WA. Set lane with scheduled weekly home time! Additional stop pay available. Comprehensive benefit package and...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services, Inc. - Seattle, WA
Class A CDL team drivers needed for a new open lane running from Tacoma, WA. Set lane with scheduled weekly home time! Additional stop pay available. Comprehensive benefit package and...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services, Inc. - University Place, WA
Class A CDL team drivers needed for a new open lane running from Tacoma, WA. Set lane with scheduled weekly home time! Additional stop pay available. Comprehensive benefit package and...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services, Inc. - East Wenatchee, WA
Class A CDL team drivers needed for OTR runs out of the Spokane, Washington area. These positions offer weekly home time, a comprehensive benefit package, 401(k) and much more. Static...
Posted 4 days ago
CRST Dedicated Services, Inc. - Federal Way, WA
Class A CDL team drivers needed for a new open lane running from Tacoma, WA. Set lane with scheduled weekly home time! Additional stop pay available. Comprehensive benefit package and...
Posted 5 days ago
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