TheTrucker.com

Local Company Shuttle Driver

Getting you home to your family.
NFI
  • Sign On Bonus: $2500
  • GUARANTEED PAY MINIMUM – NO WORRIES ABOUT GETTING STUCK IN THE PORT
  • Schedule / Home Time: Local
  • Well maintained company trucks
  • Equipment Type(s): Import/Export 20’-40’ Ocean Containers
  • Operating Area: Local (LaPorte, Baytown, Pasadena, Houston)
  • Home Nightly
  • Flexible Shift Schedules
  • 3 Shift Options Available
  • Local Points LaPorte, Baytown, Pasadena, Greater Houston Area
  • 24/7 Support
  • Weekly Settlements
  • Unlimited $2000 Referral Bonus
  • Dedicated Year Round Customer Base
  • 6 months of verifiable experience
  • Will reimburse for Twic Card
  • Recruiter: Elizabeth @ 888-991-4488

    All NFI Drivers Are Eligible For:
    Immediate Benefits – Health, Dental, Vision, Rx
    401(k) with Match
    Start accruing PTO after 90 days of employment
    Quarterly & Annual Safety Bonus
    $2000 Driver Referral Bonus
    Clean Roadside Inspection Bonus
    Local On-Site Orientations

    Technology & Equipment:
    Average Tractor Age Less Than 2.5 Years
    Collision Mitigation Systems
    Navigation
    24 / 7 / 365 Driver Support

    Why NFI?
    Family-owned and operated since 1932
    Continued Reinvestment in People & Equipment
    Long-Term Customer Contracts & Relationships
    Consistent Pay & Schedules
    Opportunities for Advancement -Trainer, Dispatch Operations

    Driving for NFI

    NFI basic driver qualifications include:
    Minimum 21 years of age
    Current Class A CDL from your state of residence
    Six (6) months of relevant Class A commercial driving experience or Recent Graduate from an Affiliated Truck Driving School
    Acceptable references from past employers
    Meet all DOT qualifications
    Pass a DOT physical, including DOT drug screen

    NFI Driver Expectations:
    Perform all duties safely and responsibly
    Following all federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or customer rules, standards and guidelines
    Physically capable to perform all job duties
    Reporting problems with your equipment, as well as accidents, traffic violations, and damage before and after route

    Physical Requirements:
    While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg. The associate must be able to legally operate a motor vehicle and safely and frequently enter/exit the vehicle as well as the rear cargo area

    NFI is an equal opportunity employer/disability/veteran:
    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

    Reasonable Accommodation Notice
    Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job.

    call 888-991-4488.


    NFI
    Getting you home to your family
    NFI has opportunities for Company Drivers, Owner-Operators, Independent Contractors, and Power-Only MC’s within our Dedicated Fleet, Drayage, and Truckload networks. Choose from several driver career paths and see where NFI can take you.
    More info about this Carrier

    or call (888) 991-4488

    See all Jobs Opportunities
    with NFI

    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.

    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.

    Local Routes are shorter and cover a smaller (usually local) geographic area. Local Route drivers are home every night and have a regular daily route including several stops to offload cargo. Companies servicing restaurants, grocery stores, convenience stores, and high-volume retail outlets are frequently included in a local route on a daily or semi-regular basis.

    Clark Transfer