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Full-time
Wentzville, MO 63385
Updated 5 days ago

Drive for the Best - American Central Transport (ACT), headquartered in Kansas City, MO is looking for CDL A Regional Dry Van Drivers located within a 40-mile radius north or south of I-70 between Kansas City, KS and Indianapolis, IN to run consistent freight throughout the central Midwest and Southeast regions, no northeast!  ACT has been named One of the Best Fleets to Drive For 4 Consecutive Years and One of the Top Companies for Women in Transportation! Driving for ACT is about respect and support for the job you do and paying you well for doing it. While driving for ACT, you will enjoy a better life, grow, and succeed.

NEW PAY PACKAGE & GUARANTEED HOME WEEKENDS!

Compensation

  • Competitive starting base pay rate with annual increases  
  • Drivers average $65,000 gross per year; 50% of top earners average $75,000 or more
  • Total compensation comprised of CPM base pay (short miles) and a mileage bonus up to a maximum of 5 CPM
  • Average of 2,300 – 2,500 miles weekly; pay based on practical miles
  • All miles paid, loaded and unloaded
  • Minimum guaranteed pay first 8 weeks - $1,100 per week; contingent upon being available for 5 consecutive days of work, excluding orientation.  
  • Detention Pay - $200 per day (up to 10 hours)
  • Layover Pay - $150
  • New Grads and soon-to-be graduates welcomed to apply!
    • $850/week while in training
    • After graduation, 45 CPM with 2 CPM increase each 90 days
      • 52 CPM after 1 year
    • Choose between sign on bonus or tuition reimbursement

Bonuses:

  • $5,000 Sign-On Bonus
  • Driver Referral Bonus - $1,500 paid over 90 days. Refer 6 or more drivers and receive an additional $500 per referral
  • Mileage Bonus - $250 for 9,000 miles, $350 for 10,000 miles, $450 for 11,000, and $600 for 12,000 miles
  • Paid weekly via direct deposit

Benefits & Perks

  • Great company benefits through United Healthcare beginning the 1st of the month following 60 days of employment
    • Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability
  • AD&D Insurance
  • $10,000 Life Insurance Policy with free Telemed doctor access
  • Flex spending for medical & childcare expenses
  • 401K with 4% company match, vested on Day 1
  • Paid Vacation
  • Holiday Pay
  • Paid training
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Perks: wellness programs
  • Pet and rider options
  • Free rider authorization
  • Take your truck home program

Home Time, Route, & Schedule

  • Home Time: Guaranteed home every weekend! If you live more than 40 miles outside of Terra Haute, IN, Vandalia, IL, Martinsville, IN or Indianapolis, IN, you will be home 6 days every month, you choose the days home, including weekends!
  • Schedule:  Monday - Friday
  • Route:  Throughout Central Midwest and Southeast Regions
  • Level of Touch: No touch freight – drop & hook only
  • Hiring Area: 40-mile radius North or South of I-70 between Kansas City, KS and Indianapolis, IN, including but not limited to the following cities:
    • Kansas - Kansas City, KS; Higginsville, KS
    • Missouri – Columbia, MO, Jefferson City, MO; St. Louis, MO; Wentzville, MO
    • Indiana - Terra Haute, IN; Martinsville, IN; Indianapolis, IN
    • Illinois - Vandalia, IL

Equipment

  • T680 Kenworth's with upgraded memory foam mattresses & Freightliner Cascadias! Carrier Inverters, APU's, refrigerators and microwaves in all trucks!
  • Automatic  transmissions
  • Governed speed: 68 mph

Qualifications

  • Must be at least 22 years of age
  • Must have a valid CDL A license
  • Must have a minimum of 9 months verifiable OTR tractor trailer experience
  • No DUI or DWI convictions in the past 7 years. 
  • No DOT preventable accidents in the past 18 months
  • Must meet Department of Transportation (DOT) testing and physical requirements and be knowledgeable of DOT regulations
  • Must be able to pass a required pre-employment drug screen inlcuding hair test
  • Driver should live within a 40-mile radius North or South of I-70 between Kansas City, KS and Indianapolis, IN, including but not limited to the following cities:
    • Kansas - Kansas City, KS; Higginsville, KS
    • Missouri – Columbia, MO, Jefferson City, MO; St. Louis, MO; Wentzville, MO
    • Indiana - Terra Haute, IN; Martinsville, IN; Indianapolis, IN
    • Illinois - Vandalia, IL
Posting ID: 652229470 Posted: 2021-12-02 Job Title: Cdla Regional Driver