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CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Driver

Company: Florida Rock & Tank Lines, Inc.
Location: Columbus
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

If you own your tractor and are looking for a stable, local freight opportunity, take a look at the new weekly pay and excellent advantages Florida Rock & Tank Lines offers!CDL-A Independent Contractors will be delivering petroleum products to commercial and industrial customers in the Southeast region. In addition to stable freight, we offer a comprehensive independent contractor / owner operator support program designed so you can succeed in safety, maintenance and profitability in your business.Why Join the FRTL Team?

  • Average up to $3,100 / week (varies by location)
    • Average $2.84 CPM
    • 68% of linehaul pay
    • Home Daily!
    • Multi-Driver/Tractor opportunities
    • Comprehensive Benefits Program offered by 3rd party
    • Very stable, essential year-round freight
    • Tank truck industry leader
    • PeopleNet tanker workflow & electronic logs
    • Discounted fuel & tires
    • Permit and fuel tax filing
    • No cost auto liability insurance while under dispatch
    • Operate under FRTL DOT authority
    • Parking at FRTL terminal or approved domicile location
    • 100% Fuel Surcharge
    • Weekly settlementsTractor Requirements:
      • Tractor age not to exceed 10 years
      • Must be in compliance with DOT Annual Inspection criteria
      • No frame modifications
      • Exhaust system mufflers and heat shields
      • Professional appearance
      • Windshields and cab must be free of accessories which obstructs driver s vision
      • Maximum 20,000lbs including driver and fuel
      • Highest point not to exceed 11 6
      • Wheelbase of 185 to 220
      • ECM set at 65mph maximum speedIndependent Contractor / Owner Operator CDL-A Truck Driver Eligibility:
        • Only the owner of the tractor or authorized drivers are allowed to drive the IC tractor.
        • Possess a valid CDL-A with Tanker Endorsement, HazMat for petroleum & chemical. (May apply without endorsements but must obtain prior to execution of contract) issued by resident state of the driver.
        • One year verifiable tractor-trailer experience
        • No record of a driver's license suspension or revocation as a result of traffic violations for more than 30 days during the 3-year period prior to the date of hire. Suspensions for Failure to Appear, failure to meet financial responsibility laws, or Non-Moving Violation Convictions are excluded.
        • No record of citation or conviction for the violations listed below in any motor vehicle during the 3-year period prior to the date of hire, excluding item a .
        • Driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs in previous 10 years.
        • Refusal to take a test required by an implied consent of similar law.
        • Reckless homicide or involuntary manslaughter.
        • Operating while under suspension or revocation.
        • Leaving the scene of an accident or revocation.
        • Speed exhibition, contest, or drag race.
        • Use of a motor vehicle in the commission of a felony.
        • Assault with a motor vehicle.
        • Reckless driving or careless endangerment.
        • Operating a motor vehicle without permission of the owner.
        • Fleeing or eluding a police officer.
        • Speeding in excess of 25mph of the posted speed limit.
          • No record of convictions in any motor vehicle for more than two motor vehicle violations during the 3-year period prior to the date of hire.
          • Meet all requirements as outlined in the Department of Transportation, CFR 49, Part 391.1 (a)
          • No more than one at-fault accident and one moving violation conviction in the last three years.
          • Be able to pass DOT physical and NIDA pre-contract drug test.
          • No controlled substance conviction or positive drug test in the last 10 years
          • Must be able to read and speak English sufficiently to understand highway signs/signals and complete required reports and records.

Keywords: Florida Rock & Tank Lines, Inc., Columbus , CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Driver, Professions , Columbus, Georgia

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