Must have 6 months of recent and verifiable CDL-A tractor-trailer experience pulling 53′ trailers within the last 12 months
Application must show all DOT sensitive driving employment history including any previous prospective employers that a drug screen was taken within the last 10 years
Must be able to pass a road test
Must have a valid medical card
Must have a valid CDL-A
Dry van – 99% no touch freight
70-80% drop & hook
No forced dispatch: pick and choose your loads and when you go home
No Hazmat, Canda, or Mexico
Rewarding Driver Referal Program: $300 a month for up to 6 months (Note: Must have referral’s full name on application for the referrer to be eligible)
Paid weekly paper check or direct deposit
Rider policy available
Paid 80% gross of the agreed upon amount of the load
Includes trailer rental
Includes cargo insurance
Sign on (OOP ONLY and Excludes Lease Purchase): $1,000 for every 10,000 miles driven (paid in full at 60,000 and/or $6,000 paid out).
WHAT SWEET CAN PROVIDE:
Company provided plate (renewals on September 30th of each year)
Elite Pass (Weigh Stations and Tolls)
Fuel reimbursement for driving your truck to our orientation located in Grand Rapids, MI
Reimbursement will be discussed and determined prior to arrival
General: – HWY-2290 with visible watermark: If you do not have one, Sweet Express can provide one at a fee of $550. If Sweet provides the HWY-2290 after June 1st, the fee will be prorated. $2.55 charge per transaction if using company provided fuel card.
Weekly: – Fuel is deducted weekly – Elite Pass: (If applicable) $50.00 weekly deduction until escrow is met ($500) – Samsara (ELD): $200.00 weekly deduction until escrow is met ($,200) – Physical/Non-Trucking Liability deducted weekly (if applicable)
Monthly: – $155.00 Occupational/Accidental Insurance – $55.00 Samsara (ELD service) – $22.00 Elite Pass rental fee – If the owner operator’s truck ever falls under Sweet Express’ Physical Damage Insurance, that amount will be deducted monthly.
Quarterly: – IFTA – Varies on how much you fuel per state – $50.00 IFTA prep fee
WHAT WE NEED TO GET YOU STARTED:
Proof of Ownership (Title and/or lease agreement if applicable)
SS-4 Form if Titled under an LLC or DBA
Must provide a DOT Inspection report that has been completed within 30 days of the owner operator coming in for orientation.