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We Hire Truck Drivers for Balkan Express

 

Balkan Express Pay is .50 Solo and .65 TEAM CPM Based on Experience and Type of Run

No Solo Driver Opportunities At This Time!

 

TEAMS ONLY!

REAL TRUCK DRIVING JOBS

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‪(931) 548-6610‬

 Accepted Experience Levels 
2 years in the past 36 months

All information is subject to change without notice but is valid to our knowledge at this time.
OTR - Regional - 4 Days on and 4 Days off 

Pre-Qualifications

Minimum Age

  • 23 Years of age

Minimum Experience (tractor Trailer/OTR)

  • 2 years in the past 36 months

  • Will consider Local Driver was pulling 53' trailers

  • ANY Regional or OTR experience will be considered

Moving Violations (max in 3 year period)

  • No more than 2 in the past 12 months

Policy on License suspensions

  • Will review

DOT Recordable Accidents

  • No more than 1 at fault in the past 36 months

Ticket / Accident / Incident Combo

  • No more than 3 minor in combination with one major in the past 36 months

Maximum Major Moving Violation (in the last 3 years)

  • None in the past 36 months

Max. Number of Jobs- in the last 3 years

  • Will review

Policy Against Unemployment- even if it is accounted for

  • Will review

Terminated Applicants

  • Will review

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

  • Will review

* No Drivers currently on parole

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

  • Will review

* No Drivers currently on parole

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

  • None in the past 5 years

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

  • No

Other Endorsements Required

  • None

DOT Physical Requirements

  • Driver MUST have a valid Med Card and Long Form Physical with them at Orientation

  • Must be valid for at least 30 days

  • If close to expiring, they will still schedule the Driver as long as they have an appointment to get this done

* If you could get the Drivers LF & Med Card up front it will be helpful, but not required

Drug Screening

  • Urine

* No Drivers with a failed drug test  in a lifetime, even with completion of an SAP

 

Presentation

Sign-On Bonus

  • None at this time

Driver Types

  • Company Team - Pre-made teams only

Types of Runs

  • OTR

  • Regional

Type of Freight

  • Dry Van

Type of Equipment

  • Freightliner

  • Peterbilt

  • Kenworth

  • Volvo

Transmission Type

  • 99% Automatic

  • 1% 13 Speed

* Will take 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

  • Cruise - 68 MPH

  • Pedal - 66 MPH

Can truck be taken home for time off?

  • Yes

* Out of state locations must be secured and approved

Is truck equipped with Invertors / APU's?

  • Not all have APU's

  • Newer trucks have APU's

  • Will install invertors for Drivers at no cost

% of Drop and Hook

  • 65% Drop & Hook

% of No Touch  

  • 99% No Touch freight

% are Haz-Mat Loads 

  • 0% HazMat loads

Pay Scale (Solo)  

  • $0.50 cpm

Pay Scale (Team) 

  • $0.65 cpm

Type of Driver Pay  

  • PC Miler

When are drivers paid?  

  • Bi-weekly

  • On Thursday's

How are drivers paid?  

  •  Direct Deposit

Pay Increase

  • Case by case

  • Based on performance

Hiring Areas

OTR

  • Can hire from anywhere in the US, but anyone living east of AR will have a harder time getting a 34 at home every week

These are the prime hiring areas for OTR:

  • DFW, TX

  • Houston, TX

  • Denver, CO

  • Salt Lake City, UT

  • Albuquerque, NM

  • Amarillo, TX

  • Las Vegas, NV

  • Phoenix, AZ

  • Northern and Southern California

  • Washington state

Regional - FULL

  • DFW, TX and they will park at the yard

Primary Running Areas

  • 85% West Coast runs

  • DFW - CA, AZ, OR, WA, UT, CO

Average Miles per wk. 

  • OTR - 3000 miles per week

  • Regional - 2500 miles per week

  • Teams: 5000 per week

Average Length of Haul  

  • OTR - 1050 miles

  • Regional - 650 miles

Home Time / Days Out 

  • OTR - Out 6 days & home 1 day

  • Regional - Out 4 days & home 3 days 

     Usually off Friday, Saturday, Sunday, but that could adjust around some based on certain factors obviously

Average Weekly Pay  

  • OTR - $1700/week

  • Regional - $1100/week Guarantee

Driver Vacation Info  

  • 1 week after 1 year

  • 2 weeks after 2 years

How is Driver Vacation Calculated?  

  • 52 week average

EZ Pass provided  

  • Yes

Pre-Pass Provided

  • Yes

Toll Cards Provided (Which toll cards?)

  • Yes

  • Elite Pass

Type of Fuel Card

  • EFS

Layover Pay

  • $75 after 24 hours

Dock Detention Pay

  • Detention starts after 3 hours

  • Varies

Multi-Stop Pay

  • $20 per stop excluding first and last stop

New York City

  • No

Safety Bonus

  • Not at this time

Rider Policy

  • Not at this time

Pet Policy

  • Yes

  • $250 Refundable Deposit

Is there 24 hour dispatch?

  • Yes

Does driver have routing / fuel stop flexibility?

  • Yes

Qualcomm Provided

  • Yes

Idle Air Policy

  • Seasonal depending on weather

Is per diem optional?

  • N/A

Paid Orientation

  • No

How long is Orientation

  • 4 hours

Orientation is held where?

  • Fort Worth, TX

What day does orientation start / end?

  • Tuesdays

  • Fridays

Lodging Provided (Where will the driver be staying?)

  • Not required

Meals Provided (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

  • Lunch

Travel Provided (Bus / Plane /Car Rental)

  • Bus

  • Plane

  • If Driver drives themselves, they will be reimbursed up to $200 for mileage & gas

Insurance Starts When?

  • Starts after 90 days of employment

  • Aetna

Life Insurance

  • N/A

401 (k) Retirement Plan

  • N/A

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