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McElroy Company Drivers

At McElroy, we’ve got a variety of opportunities available for truck drivers with experience pulling flatbeds. You can expect a steady stream of freight consisting primarily of building products. We offer you regional freight lanes with no Canada, no Hazmat, with 65% of your loads coming already preloaded and pretarped.

Company Drivers Enjoy:

  • Home time every weekend
  • Late-model equipment – 3 years or newer trucks(2015-2017)
  • No charge for Pre Pass and EZ Pass
  • Permanently assigned trucks
  • No slip seating
  • 2000 watt inverters
  • 65 mph pedal and cruise truck speed (formerly 62 mph)

Generous Pay Policies:

  • $700 weekly minimum pay
  • Paid Vacation: 1 week after 1 year; 2 weeks after 3 years; 3 weeks after 10 years
  • 8 Paid Holidays at $100 for each day
  • Minimum pay per load – current drivers are averaging 60-69 cpm all miles due to generous short haul minimum pay loads
  • Layover pay
  • Breakdown pay
  • Detention pay
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
  • 1K-2K experienced driver referral bonus
  • 2K-4K experienced driver sign on bonus

Insurance benefits available:

  • Free Employee Silver Health Insurance
  • Free 20K company paid life insurance for your family
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Accident insurance
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account – medical reimbursement account
  • 401K retirement plan with company matching
  • Health Plan Summary

Driver Advantages:

  • 65% of our loads are preloaded and pretarped
  • Regional freight lanes with No Canada
  • No Hazmat
  • Generous rider policy with no charge to employee
  • Qualcomm

Driver Requirements:

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Have an excellent driving and safety record
  • Pass a D.O.T. physical and drug test
  • Must have a professional appearance

Pay Scale for Regional and Local Company Drivers

Years of Experience Pay Rate per Mile
Local Regional
0-1 Year $0.45 $0.48
1 Year $0.46 $0.49
2 Years $0.47 $0.50
3+ Years $0.48 $0.51

*Rates above include tarp pay / Effective 10/30/2016
Current Regional drivers are averaging 60 cpm for all miles due to generous minimum pay loads

McElroy Owner Operators

Take advantage of our large, well-established customer base to fuel your business income. As a McElroy independent contractor, you’ll enjoy all the advantages of working with a devoted team of business professionals who want to see you succeed—with a family-focused atmosphere that will also get you back home every single weekend. Choose from regional, local or over-the-road positions. Click Apply Now to get started.

Great Income Potential

  • 70% of gross pulling MTL trailer
  • 77% of gross pulling contractor-owned trailer
  • 100% of fuel surcharge (where received by MTL)
  • 70% of loads preloaded and pretarped at no cost to you
  • Tag Bonus: up to $1,200/yr for license plate after 1st year
  • Fuel, tire and parts assistance
  • Referral bonuses
  • Affordable insurance available with no mark up

Independent Contractor Requirements:

  • At least 24 years of age
  • Have approved verifiable flatbed experience within the last 3 years
  • All required paperwork on truck

Hiring Area

$4000 Sign On Bonus & $2000 Referral Bonus Area