Professional Drivers

Local Driver/Trainer – Oak Creek, WI

We are specialized carrier with an established specialized freight base and a reputation for delivering excellent customer service. 

The Driver Trainer will be responsible for operating a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) to transport freight, both legal and oversized flatbed, van locally and regionally as well as the new hire training in the operation of equipment, securement and to report progress to the Risk Manager.

The Local Driver/Trainer is responsible for the training of all new driver hires, local pickups and deliveries, maintaining the yard; working with our OTR Drivers.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the timely training of all new driver hires.
  • Inspect vehicle with pre-trip at departure and post trip at destination.
  • Operate vehicle in compliance with FMCSA/DOT/OSHA policies and procedures.
  • Follow all safety policies and procedures of the Company.
  • Assist in keeping yard clean and organized, collect loose equipment in yard, on trailers and on forklifts on a daily basis. Responsible for forklift operations to transfer cargo.
  • Check all outbound shipments at the terminal; responsible to load all shipments and ensure they are properly secured, tarped, and strapped.
  • Inspect all equipment daily; tires, brakes and trailer defects. Pre-trip all trailers before loading.
  • Verify load transfer through shipping and receiving paperwork.
  • Track load securement equipment.

Qualifications

  • Commercial Driver’s License Class A (CDL).
  • High School or equivalent.
  • Self-starter, motivated and have the ability to work independently.
  • Effective leadership skills.
  • Team player; positive attitude.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • High attention to detail.

We offer a competitive pay package, great benefits and challenging work.

Please complete our online application or for more information, contact us at jobs@tntrans.com or call 800-321-2113 x3939.

 

Company Drivers – Over the Road

We are a specialized carrier with an established specialized freight base and a reputation for delivering excellent customer service.  Our Over the Road Drivers are individuals; a name not a number AND a member of our team!

Our Over the Road Drivers strive to be the best at everything they do! The quality of our Over the Road Drivers, equipment and service is why we have repeat business with new opportunities every day.  We have high expectations for our Over the Road Drivers and our Drivers have high expectations for us. 

We are a company with a great atmosphere that is family focused, and we strive to be “Driver Friendly” by working diligently to achieve a balance between work time and home time.  Our Drivers get home by design not by accident!

There are openings at the following terminal locations:

  • Mosinee, WI
  • Oak Creek, WI
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Youngstown, OH
  • Winchester, TN
  • Springfield, MO
  • Joplin, MO
  • Baton Rouge, LA

We offer a competitive pay package, great benefits for our Over the Road Drivers:

  • Balance work /home time/vacation/holiday/personal
  • Technology/phone allowance
  • Motel/truck stop allowance
  • Full benefit package/Wellness/Premium Discounts
  • Retirement 401k
  • Weekly guarantee program – weekly pay with monthly bonus opportunity OR straight percentage of the Load
  • Safety bonus-quarterly and annual opportunities
  • Recruiting bonus – bring in some more Drivers and earn an extra 1% for each.
  • One year jacket

Complete our online application or contact us for more information at jobs@tntrans.com or call 800-321-2113 x3939.

 

Owner Operators

We are a specialized carrier with an established freight base and a reputation for delivering excellent customer service.  You’ve found your best opportunity right here with Transport National!  Bring your Experience and Drive for the Best!!!

With more than 45 years’ experience in specialized freight business, we can offer you the flexibility to choose your preferred running style and loads with our NEW contract. Flatbed, heavy haul, super loads!

Owner Operators lease out of the following terminal locations:

  • Mosinee, WI
  • Oak Creek, WI
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Youngstown, OH
  • Winchester, TN
  • Springfield, MO
  • Joplin, MO
  • Baton Rouge, LA

Please complete our online application for qualification, or for more information, contact us at jobs@tntrans.com or call 800-321-2113 x3939.

 

Escort/Pilot Car Driver

The Escort/Pilot Car Driver is responsible to lead from origin to destination for heavy haul, OD cargo and serves as a warning to others on the road that an oversized load is coming through.  The Escort/Pilot Car Driver escorts an oversized load and protects the motoring public and protects the load while helping the driver to avoid all of the obstacles that occur when hauling a large or heavy load.  The Escort assists the driver, negotiating tight corners and moving around signage, avoid low-hanging trees, ensure clearance of low overpasses and low lying power lines.

Responsibilities

  • Warn other drivers and the motoring public that the oversized load is on the road.
  • Block lanes when necessary and appropriate as some state laws will not allow.
  • Signal the OD Driver when they can safely change lanes.
  • Let the OD Driver know whether it is safe to drive onto a narrow bridge or if there is an obstruction in the road ahead.
  • Evaluate whether and OD load can safely enter a tunnel or start moving around a curve.
  • Must be able to operate a forklift and become forklift certified.
  • Must have professional appearance and adhere to the dress code policy.
  • Must adhere to safety policies and procedures.
  • Work with OD Driver to ensure cargo is secure and the load arrives without incident/claims.
  • Assist OD Driver in trailer setup and breakdown and loading/securing the load.
  • Drive with the ability to be over the road up to 2 weeks at a time.

Qualifications

  • Regular operator’s license.
  • Basic math and measuring, reading and writing skills; map reading skills.
  • Flexibility in work schedules.
  • High school or equivalent.
  • Ability to work with hand tools (load securements).
  • Certified in the lower 48 states or be willing to certify; must have passport card for Canada and TWIC card.

There are openings at the following terminal locations:

  • Mosinee, WI
  • Oak Creek, WI
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Youngstown, OH
  • Winchester, TN
  • Springfield, MO
  • Joplin, MO
  • Baton Rouge, LA

We offer an exciting, challenging and rewarding career with an excellent compensation plan and benefits. 

Complete our online application or contact us for more information at jobs@tntrans.com or call 800-321-2113 x3939.