Owner Operator / Independent Contactor

Getting you home to your family.

Job Title: Owner Operator / Independent Contactor
Average Gross Pay: $3500+/wk
Sign On Bonus: $2500
Schedule / Home Time: Local and Regional Opportunities
Equipment Type(s): Import/Export 20’-40’ Ocean Containers
Operating Area: Local (LaPorte, Baytown, Pasadena, Houston) and Regional Opportunities
(Dallas/Ft Worth and San Antonio)
CDL Class: Class A
Endorsements: TWIC Required, Hazmat Preferred
Division: Intermodal/Drayage
Cal Cartage Operating Center: 90470

Recruiter: Elizabeth @ 888-991-4488

Perks for Partnering with CCX:
– Regional and Local Runs Available
– Non Forced Dispatch
– Fuel Discounts
– Limited Deadhead
– Regional Points Dallas, Fort Worth, San Antonio
– Local Points LaPorte, Baytown, Pasadena, Greater Houston Area
– 24/7 Support
– Weekly Settlements
– Unlimited $2000 Referral Bonus
– 60% Drop and Hook
– Dedicated Year Round Customer Base
– Free Truck Parking


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.
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Additional Job Resources about this job

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.

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.