CDL-A Truck Driver Job | Dry Van Freight | Dedicated, Regional, & OTR Freight | Marten

    Home Daily or Weekly
    Marten Transport, Ltd
    Marten Transport, Ltd
    Expect the Best!
    Marten Transport, Ltd strives to be the premier supplier of time and temperature-sensitive and dry transportation and distribution services to customers in the United States, Canada and Mexico.

    Class A CDL Company Drivers

    Marten has great dedicated, regional, and OTR opportunities where you can get home daily or weekly, depending on the route! Drivers on these routes average up to $1,300 per week and 65 CPM.

    Get paid even when you’re not rolling with Marten’s Exclusive Pay Boosters, including detention pay, inclement weather pay, stop pay, breakdown pay and more – all starting the second you stop!

    Call Marten Transport at 866-982-1079.

    Truck Driver Pay & Benefits:

    • Average up to $1,300 per week or more
    • With Pay Boosters – Average 65 cpm
    • Guaranteed Weekly Pay for the unexpected available on most routes
    • Home Daily or Weekly
    • Flex Fleet options available on some routes
    • Late-model equipment with APUs – average 2 years or newer
    • Marten is a TOP PAY Certified Carrier

    Truck Driver Qualifications:

    • Current CDL-A
    • At least 22 years of age
    • Minimum 6 months recent CDL A driving experience

    Call Marten Transport at 866-982-1079.

    *Home time and pay may vary by hiring area and specific route details – ask a recruiter for details

    **The CPM represents the total you can earn after all of the Marten extras are added (detention pay, breakdown pay, safety bonus, mileage bonus etc.)

     

    REF:  Marten TX/TN

      or call 866-982-1079

      Additional Job Resources about this job

      Company Drivers

      The information below provides insight into how working as a Company Driver may meet your expected lifestyle, work into your long-term career plans, and provide the working environment you seek.

      What is Company Driver?

      Company Drivers are employed by specific companies that maintain its own fleet of trucks. Company Drivers are can be separated into 2 categories: (1) drivers working for trucking carriers that exist for the sole purpose of transporting freight of others, or (2) drivers working for companies that carry its own freight to support its own company’s product or service. Company drivers are in high demand, particular among large carriers.

      What are some personal characteristics helpful for Company Drivers?

      Aside from the personal characteristics needed to be a good truck driver, a Company Driver can be representing a company with thousands of workers in the US and internationally. Therefore, it is helpful for a Company Driver to keep a happy, helpful demeanor both to the general public and customers. Likewise, reliability, honesty, integrity, and self-motivation is necessary since you won’t have anyone looking over your shoulder or directing your every move. No one will tell you when to get out of bed in the morning or when to take a break or stop driving for the day (except the NMCSA, of course!).

      For additional information about Company Drivers, including what is a Company Driver, pathways to securing a driving job, financial investment requirements, personal characteristics, average salaries and compensation structures of Company Drivers, visit Truck Driving Job Resources.

      Different types of materials require different types of trailers, and each type of trailer offers drivers its own challenges. Therefore, it is important to understand what is required to not only drive your truck and your freight, but the trailer you are pulling as well.

      What is Dry Van hauling?

      Dry vans are likely the most basic type of trailer in the industry and the type beginning drivers are likely haul upon gaining their first jobs. A dry van is normally a 53-foot box-like trailers loaded with non-perishable good (think of the historical term of “dry goods store,” and the type of products they sold).

      What are requirements necessary to haul dry van equipment?

      Typically, dry vans can be hauled by anyone holding the appropriate classification of CDL.

      What endorsements are need for dry van hauling?

      If the cargo is considered hazardous or includes hazardous materials, an (H), Hazardous Materials, or (X), Hazardous Materials/Tanker endorsement is needed.

      For more information about Dry Van Hauling, including what type of companies hire, job requirements, compensation structures, what endorsements are needed, visit Truck Driving Job Resources.

      Truck driving route type vary within the industry and are dependent on several factors including interstate trucking requirements, route planning, type of cargo hauled, frequency, hazardous materials restrictions, driver experience, etc.

      Dedicated Routes are most often assigned to specific drivers who drive the specifically assigned routes and no others. Dedicated route drivers are often regional or local and have more opportunities for home time. They are also frequently reserved for drivers who may find OTR routes more difficult.

      Truck driving route type vary within the industry and are dependent on several factors including interstate trucking requirements, route planning, type of cargo hauled, frequency, hazardous materials restrictions, driver experience, etc.

      Over the Road (OTR) Routes are likely those that most people with minimal knowledge of the trucking industry envision drivers working. OTR routes can be regional with occasional outside of region assignments or they may be cross-country to make one delivery or several along the way. OTR drivers are generally paid by the mile and are on the road for much of the year with limited home time.

      Truck driving route type vary within the industry and are dependent on several factors including interstate trucking requirements, route planning, type of cargo hauled, frequency, hazardous materials restrictions, driver experience, etc.

      Regional Routes are routes within a specified geographic region. The region may be as small as a few counties in a state, a state itself, or a number of states. Regions are often divided geographically in typical ways including the Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest Northwest, etc.