We’re Looking For Capable And Dedicated Solo Owner Operators To Partner With Our LTL Division In The Tallahassee, FL Area! $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!

Overview

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The foundation product for Forward Air is our Less than Truckload (LTL) service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage free deliveries between 87 cities and 93 terminal locations every day. Our LTL fleet partners experience the benefits of our drop & hook, no touch hub-to-hub freight network. Our operational excellence provides you with unmatched support to effectively operate your business, the miles and revenue to earn unparalleled financial success, all while enjoying the benefit of regular home time.

Job Description: We’re looking for capable and dedicated Solo Owner Operators to partner with our LTL Division. Owner Operators are responsible for the pick-up and delivery of our customers’ freight throughout our national network of terminals. LTL freight opportunities are 99% drop & hook - We keep you moving!

Compensation:

  • Top earners average $150K (+) per year
  • $1.03 / loaded mile + FSC and $1.00 / empty mile + FSC (includes hazmat pay)*
  • Average over 2,500 miles per week
  • Additional $0.02 per mile for trucks that are 5 years old or newer
  • Longevity based rate increases though our Tenure Program up to $1.08 per loaded mile
  • $1,000 Sign-On Bonus

Incentives:

  • Excellent planned home-time program
  • 90% terminal to terminal
  • Dedicated and round-trip runs available
  • Weekly settlements with direct deposit option
  • Lightweight freight with the average load weighing less than 26,000 lbs.
  • 9% no touch, drop & hook freight
  • Regionally based FSC (fuel surcharge) program with discounted fuel prices at the pump using Best Price & Cost Plus at participating TA, Petro & Love’s
  • 100% paid tolls and pre-pass / EZ pass
  • No charge for Qualcomm (after 1 year) and no charge for base plates (after 2 years)
  • Tire discounts and maintenance programs available
  • Driver advocate service provided to you by our Contractor Relations Team
  • Great health and wellness benefits available
  • Pet friendly
  • Lease purchase program - $0 down, no credit check, programs are available through 3rd party vendors*

Qualifications:

  • Class A CDL required
  • Must be at least 23 years of age
  • Previous Driving Experience: 12 months in the past 3 years and/or 24 months in the past 5 years
  • No more than 2 violations on MVR for past 36 months
  • Must adhere to all DOT requirements & regulations
  • All applicants are subject to a criminal background investigation

 

 

©2017 FAF Inc.*All statements and requirements defined in this advertisement are for marketing purposes only. Actual revenue, bonuses, benefits & opportunities may vary from the advertised rates depending on division and the individual driver’s qualifications and experience. Leasing & financing options are through a third party financing company not legally affiliated with FAF, Inc.*

Job Type

  • Owner Operator

Date Posted:

08/20/2017

Forward Air Transportation Services

Forward Air

888-860-0693

At Forward Air, we offer you a strong, stable work partnership, backed by over three decades of success in the field of time-definite ground transportation.

Founded in 1981, we operate a network of 81 terminals located on or near major airports in the United States and Canada, including a central sorting facility in Columbus, Ohio, and nine regional hubs.

We serve the air cargo industry, primarily receiving cargo that has been transported by air and transporting it to the terminal closest to its destination.
From our headquarters in Greeneville, Tennessee, we're proud to be an industry leader and offer our independent contractors top pay and an opportunity to grow their businesses as we grow ours.

Like to hear more? Contact us and we'll show you all the benefits of moving Forward.

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Requirements

Minimum Age

23 Years Old

Minimum Experience

12 Months

License Type(s)

A

Incentives

  • Lease Purchase Available

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