Class A Contract Driver (1099), OTR, Dry Van

Watseka, Illinois, us
Company: Unique Freight Carrier Inc
Category: Transportation and Material Moving Occupations
Published on 2021-06-17 13:30:01

About the Company

Unique Freight Carriers aka U.F.C. is a family owned transportation & logistics company based in Chicago. We started the corporation in 2013 with only 1 truck and grew up fast and successful by virtue of our founder mr Filip Petrovic who's vision was always striving for Unique.

Now we can proudly say we are the leading organisation in valuing and rewarding our employee's efforts and dedication, and providing competitive rates for both our customers and employees along with delivering impeccable service.

About the Job

We are trying to hire people who will be our ambassadors and to represent Unique Freight Carriers aka U.F.C..
Because our drivers are not just a number to us, we offer many flexible options that will make your time spent on the road safe in one of our late model trucks!

Job Summary

  • Contract Driver (1099, Solo)
  • Dry Van
  • OTR
  • $2,100 - $2,800 gross total weekly average pay
  • $500 sign on bonus
  • 3,000 - 3,500 average miles per week
  • No Driver Load/Unload

Home Time

  • 21 expected days out (stay out longer if you want to)
  • Get 7 days of home time for every 21 days worked
  • Home at least one weekend per month

Core Responsibilities include, but are not limited to

  • Daily customer interactions and maintaining good customer relations.
  • Maintaining a driver's log in accordance with DOT regulations.
  • Maintaining a clean, sanitary, and safe work area.
  • Inspection of vehicle, equipment, and cargo to ensure everything is safe, legal, and secure.
  • Submitting customer paperwork and deposits including invoices, load orders, and handheld reports.

Hiring Requirements

  • At least 21 years old
  • Class A license without any of the following restrictions: (L,Z) Air Brakes, (G) Night Driving, (O) No Semi Trailer or (K) Intrastate Only
  • 6 months OTR experience in the last 3 years
  • Experience must be with a 53 ft trailer minimum
  • Must be eligible to work in the US
  • Must have basic English proficiency
  • Must have a valid DOT medical card

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