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We Hire Truck Drivers for NFI



‪(931) 548-6610‬

 Accepted Experience Levels 
1 Year In the Past 3 Years

All information is subject to change without notice but is valid to our knowledge at this time.


Minimum Age

  • At least 23 years of age

Minimum Experience (tractor Trailer/OTR)

  • 1 year verifiable CDL-A experience in the past 3 years

***  Must be T/T AND 48' or 53' van, container or flatbed. Similar experience to the position the Driver is applying for will also be considered.

*** Will consider Military Experience with a copy of their DD 2-14 and documentation must indicate at least 12 months of applicable experience.

Moving Violations (max in 3 year period)

  • No more than 2 in the past 3 years

DOT Recordable Accidents

  • No more than 2 in the past 3 years

  • No rollovers or ran off the roadway accidents

Incidents (max in 3 year period)

  • No more than 3 in the past 3 years

Ticket / Accident / Incident Combo

  • No more than 3 in the past 3 years

Maximum Major Moving Violation (in the last 3 years)

  • No more than 1 in the past 3 years

Major Moving Violations- that are automatic DQ's

  • No careless or reckless in the past 5 years

Max. Number of Jobs- in the last 3 years

  • No more than 8 jobs in the past 3 years  (layoffs won't count towards job count) 1 of which must be
    for a period of 6 months or longer

Policy Against Unemployment- even if it is accounted for

  • All periods must be verified

Terminated Applicants

  • No terminations for accidents ever

  • Other safety related terminations are case by case

Felony Convictions - How old must they be?
Based off the conviction date? What are the "silver bullets"?

  • None in the past 10 years

  • No sexual, violent or drug charges ever

* All other charges will be reviewed

* Go by the end of the conviction

Misdemeanors- How old must they be?
Automatic DQ's?

  • None in the past 5 years

* All other charges will be reviewed

* Go by the end of the conviction

DUI/DWI- What is the max number and what
time frames do they need to fall outside of?

  • Only 1 in a lifetime

  • Must be outside of 5 years

Is Haz-Mat Required? Is there a grace period for
driver to obtain it? 

  • Varies per account

Reimbursed for Haz-Mat?

  • Yes

Other Endorsements Required

  • Varies per account

DOT Physical Requirements

  • DOT Physical & Capability Test done prior to orientation

Drug Screening

  • Urine

Failed Drug/Alcohol Test

  • Lifetime DQ



Sign-On Bonus

See Job Descriptions on Information Sheet

Driver Types

  • Company Drivers

Types of Runs

  • Dedicated

Type of Freight

  • Dry Van

Type of Equipment

  • Freightliner

  • Volvo

  • International

* NFI has front & rear facing cameras. rear facing cameras are activated by an event only.

Transmission Type

  • Mostly Autos

  • Manuals

* Will consider a Driver with an Automatic Restriction on their license

Average age of tractor

  • 2 years old

Is truck permanently assigned to the driver?

  • Yes

Truck Speed

  • 65 mph

Can truck be taken home for time off?

  • No

Is truck equipped with Invertors / APU's?

  • APU's

  • They do allow Invertors

% of Drop and Hook

  • See account info

% of No Touch  

  • See account info

% are Haz-Mat Loads 

  • See account info

When are drivers paid?  

  • Every Friday

How are drivers paid?  

  • Direct Deposit

Pay Increase

  • See account info

Primary Running Areas

  • See account info

Average Miles per wk. 

  • See account info

Average Length of Haul  

  • See account info

Home Time / Days Out 

  • See account info


  • See account info

Driver Vacation Info  

  • 1 week after 1 year

  • 2 weeks after 2 years

  • 3 weeks after 5 years

How is Driver Vacation Calculated?  

  • 52 week average

EZ Pass provided  

  • Yes

Pre-Pass Provided

  • Yes

Toll Cards Provided (Which toll cards?)

  • Yes

Type of Fuel Card

  • N/A

Layover Pay

  • Varies - See job description

Unload Pay

  • See account info

Drop & Hook

  • See account info

Dock Detention Pay

  • See account info

Stop Pay

  • See account info

New York City

  • Varies - See job description

Safety Bonus

  • Quarterly & yearly bonuses

Rider Policy

  • Spouse only

Pet Policy

  • No

Is there 24 hour dispatch?

  • Yes

Does driver have routing / fuel stop flexibility?

  • Yes

Qualcomm Provided

  • Peoplenet is provided

Is per diem optional?

  • No

Paid Orientation

  • Yes

How long is Orientation

  • 1-3 Days

Orientation is held where?

  • Held at the account location

What day does orientation start / end?

  • Depends on Driver's availability

Lodging Provided (Where will the driver be staying?)

  • Driver will be staying at the account location

Meals Provided (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

  • Breakfast 

  • Lunch

  • Dinner

Travel Provided (Bus / Plane /Car Rental)

  • Yes

Insurance Starts When?

  • Immediately