Full Job Description
About the Job
We are looking for a professional CDL Class A driver with a good driving record and 2+ years of OTR experience.
We are a family-owned company with around 20 people.
Must have or be willing to obtain HazMat and Tanker Endorsements within 30 days of employment.
Good driving record with 2+ years OTR experience.
No at-fault accidents/multiple moving violations in the past 3 years.
Minimum weekly average of $1800 GUARANTEED regardless of miles. More miles results in additional pay.
1099 - Must have or open your own business entity (like an LLC or S-Corp).
Freightliner Cascadias and 53' Thermoking Reefers.
Trucks are automatic, with big sleepers, and equipped with ElitePass devices for tolls and weight station bypassing.
OTR Flexible, up to the driver (example - 3 weeks out, 1 week home)
Mostly Midwest, West Coast and South.
If you like our company and the truck you are driving, you'll have the option to purchase or lease and become an owner-operator for SKY Express. We have VERY good contracts, so this applies only for serious drivers who are on time and do their job professionally.
Working with experienced load planners who understand the industry.
Cash advances available (up to $200 per fueling).
CAT Scale Company Account – Option to scale with the app & save your time.
KeepTruckin ELDs with guidance and support.
Expert CDL Legal Representation.
Company attorneys - 25% discount for non-CDL related inquiries.
Company discounts in prescriptions, vision and dental health services. Accepted by physicians and hospitals nationwide. Applies for family members and combines with different forms of health insurance.
About SKY Express, Inc.:
We are a family-owned trucking firm based out of Illinois.Our company is equipped to handle a wide variety of FTL shipments. We operate with 53' logistic reefer-trailers (with e-tracks and straps) while our experienced drivers are hazmat/tanker endorsed. Currently, we are looking to hire CDL company drivers, owner-operators and truckload dispatchers from Chicago and the Northwest Suburbs.Not from around? Seasoned drivers and dispatchers living out-of-state are also welcome to apply. We're paying top-dollar to professionals who are looking for a better opportunity and a more fulfilling work culture.New to the trucking industry? We also offer paid internship opportunities in accounting and informatics that will help build experience. Our top-notch software can quickly transform a novice into a logistics manager.