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Class A Owner Operator - Teams

Company: Forward
Location: Durham
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Job Description:

Forward Air LTL:

Who is Forward Air?

Why would an Owner Operator consider leasing on to Forward Air's OTR LTL program?

Well, for starters - Our recruiters are forced to sing their choice of "Single Ladies" by Beyonce or "Free Bird" by Lynyrd Skynyrd if caught giving ANY bad information to a prospective driver. If it happens again, they are required to get a jail-style tattoo of their boss on their bicep. All kidding aside, our team is laser-focused on describing what makes Forward Air's LTL opportunity DIFFERENT than the gimmicky opportunities with other carriers. Remember - their crappy door signs probably leave a bunch of sticky goo on your beautiful truck. Our door signs don't typically get peeled off very often (if you know what I'm saying - see retention bullet point below)

The Opportunity: Run as a team from coast to coast (Or on a national/regional dedicated if available) from Forward Air location to Forward Air location, with our lightly loaded dry van trailers, and turn your truck into a revenue-generating machine!

Here are the difference maker's

  • Compensation----------
  • ALL Miles paid. Empty, Loaded.
  • All Tolls, Bridges and scales are Paid and/or reimbursed
  • Per-mile compensation is in the top 10% of the industry
  • Don't get stuck in the spot market planning your loads, hauling complicated low margin freight,-- and moving for free.

  • The Forward Air network is unmatched.
  • Run from Forward Air Terminal to Forward Air Terminal
  • 99.9% No Touch, Drop & Hook Freight. Pull the pin and go.
  • SO CONSISTENT!
  • Stop being treated like a stranger at docks & guard shacks. You're always @ home!
  • Parking for our drivers is a priority at our locations
  • Showers & Laundry at multiple terminals

  • Run our trailers & Save fuel with an average trailer weight of 26,000 pounds
  • Average trailer age 2019
  • Average load weight 26,000 pounds is a result of the nature of our LTL business
  • Our Fuel per-gallon rebates are CRAZY! Anywhere from $0.05 to $1.00 per gallon! (Average $0.40 - $0.60 per gallon)

  • Industry best miles per week average.--
  • The scheduled Expedited nature of our freight keeps you MOVING
  • 5,800+ mile average for open board teams
  • Dedicated Opportunities available - put your name in as new lanes are built.
  • Real dedicated unlike other carriers that cancel legs of dedicated routes routinely

  • Culture
  • Join one of the largest fleets of OTR drivers in the US.
  • Are you a Veteran? No matter your branch, we salute you, recognize you, and invite you to identify and participate in our charitable cause - Operation: Forward Freedom
  • Operation: Forward Freedom includes several community-based activities supporting veterans & Also raises over 250k/yr that goes 100% to supporting disable veterans.
  • Every year we give away a brand new Jeep Wrangler and other consolation prizes as part of our reward program for safe drivers
  • Also encouraging safe driving is the $250 per driver, per quarter bonus.

  • No better support team
  • Our annualized turnover is under 30%, over 60% lower than the industry normal
  • Dedicated Driver Support team has your back. The best in the Biz.
  • Weekly home time for most domiciles, if you desire
  • The new Forward Ten4 app allows you to manage your business and truck from the road. Available in the Apple and Android app stores
  • Pet Friendly

  • Fleet owners/multiple truck owners receive an uncapped increased rate per mile on all trucks through our Fleet Forward program.-- Ask us for more info!
  • Lease purchase program Available (Programs are available through 3rd party vendors)
    --

    Earning Potential:

    • Earn up to $400,000/ year
      (*Earning potential and per mile rate, and includes $0.02 on all miles for hazmat and $0.02 for truck 5 years or newer -. Earning estimate is for 46 weeks and includes adjustment for empty miles and FSC as of last update*)

      Qualifications:

      • Class A CDL required
      • One year verifiable experience in last three years, two years in the last five years, or three years in the last ten years
        --2020 Forward Air.*All statements and requirements defined in this advertisement are for marketing purposes only. Actual revenue, bonuses, benefits & opportunities may vary from the advertised rates depending on division and the individual driver's qualifications and experience. Leasing & financing options are through a third party financing company not legally affiliated with Forward Air

Keywords: Forward, Durham , Class A Owner Operator - Teams, Professions , Durham, North Carolina

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