Entries by Alayna Klco

Job of the Day: Blue Line Distribution

Today’s Job of the Day is from Blue Line Distribution Blue Line Distribution: Guaranteed home weekends – Work-life balance – Family owned FAMILY. FUN. PIZZA. Blue Line Distribution has been family owned and operated for over 40 years; and is dedicated to leading customized and innovative food service logistics with safety as a top priority. […]

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3 Tips to Make the Most of Trucking Load Boards

Empty trucks sitting in the yard aren’t a good thing. And idle freight sitting in a warehouse isn’t a good thing either. Each of these problems cost their owner money, without earning them a dime. If you’re a new carrier or an Owner Operator looking to get started in the trucking industry, but you don’t […]

Job of the Day: Flatbush Freight Express

Today’s Job of the Day is from Flatbush Freight Express Flatbush Freight Express, LLC is seeking ambitious Class A drivers to run refrigerated loads out of our Wendell, NC terminal. In this position you will be: Delivering temperature-controlled loads to cities throughout the continental United States Running no-touch freight Trained on late model Freightliners with […]

How to Decide What Type of Freight is Best for You

When deciding what type of freight is best for you, there’s a lot to think about. As a driver, you’re probably looking for good pay, home time, and job availability. Seems simple, but there’s a lot that can go into that decision. Not all types of trucking are for everyone. Choose something that meets your […]

Pros and Cons of Driving a Wide Load Truck

The exact dimensions of an over-dimensional load vary by state. In a nutshell, over-dimensional is exactly what it sounds like—any high, long, heavy, or wide load truck that is larger than typical dimensions. This usually includes trucks or loads taller than 13’6” (with some regional differences) and wider than 8’6”. Length regulations change by state. […]

How to Know if Being a Refrigerated Truck Driver is For You

Are you looking to expand your trucking experience? Being a refrigerated truck driver might be the perfect fit. It’s most commonly known as reefer trucking, and this haul type is particularly good for drivers who have some experience already and pride themselves on their close attention to detail. Reefer trucking is hard work but is […]

5 Things to Know about Regional Truck Driving Jobs

There’s a trucking driving job that’s perfect for every professional CDL driver. Drivers choose between 3 primary types of runs: local, regional, and over the road (OTR). Finding the best balance of pay, home time, and physicality are usually a driver’s main concerns. For a driver who’s not looking to go too far from home, […]

What Does It Take to Be a Car Hauler Truck Driver?

One of the most recognizable trucks on the road is a car hauler. Those big double-decker rigs, bringing shiny new cars to dealerships across the country. Easily recognizable, and something that might be an excellent, and lucrative choice for a job in trucking. If you are interested in a job delivering cars, here’s what it […]

How to Know if Your Truck Driver Salary is Competitive

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2019 the median Heavy and Tractor-Trailer truck driver salary was $45,260 annually or $21.76 per hour. That said, your truck driver salary will be very different depending on your type of run, haul, and location, among other factors. For bigger companies, you may be able to look […]

Job of the Day: Danny Herman Trucking

Today’s Job of the Day comes from Danny Herman Trucking Danny Herman Trucking seeks drivers that can contribute to our success and is a company where you can pursue your career productively and enjoyably. As you will quickly discover, our success is based on providing unsurpassed customer service. We have become noteworthy in this industry […]