CDL A Drivers

at van Hoekelen Greenhouses VHG

Jacksonville, FL

Posted on Jul. 19, 2017

Full Time

$57,000.00– $77,000.00 Hourly

Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Vision Insurance, Disability Insurance, 401k / Retirement Plan

Who we are:
Van Hoekelen Greenhouses, Inc. (VHG) grows and distributes many types of plants such as tulips, hyacinths, mums, poinsettias, cactus, etc. In addition, VHG has a Freight Department, which includes dispatchers, to keep company trucks running year round with outside loads, during our off-season period. VHG has been continually expanding their fleet to accommodate the time sensitive delivery requirements of our customers in 48 states. Our original fleet consisted of two delivery trucks. Currently, our trucking fleet consists of 30 tractors, 30 reefers, and 6 straight trucks

NOW HIRING OTR Drivers for our Jacksonville, Tampa, and Lakeland locations! (Our OTR Drivers are out 7-10 days; home 1-3 days.)

Our Premier Employment Package includes:
• Earnings up to $77K
• Hourly Pay and Quarterly Safety Bonus
• Well maintained 2013 Volvos and Peterbuilts, Reefer Trailers
• Pet & Passenger Rider Program
• Weekly direct deposit & company payroll card
• Great benefits including: 90% paid health insurance, vision, dental, STD, LTD, AD&D, Life, 401K, paid holidays and vacations

Compensations / Benefits
• Layover Pay-Minimum 8 hours worked/paid per day while out on the road
• Paid Detention Time
• Break(s) Paid- 30 minutes per day
• Pre-trip and Post-Trip Inspections Paid
• Paperwork Completion Paid-30-Minutes per day
• 24-Hour Emergency Contacts and Road Service
• Newer Equipment (Well-maintained 2013 Volvos & Peterbuilts, reefer trailers)
• Year-round Steady Employment
• Pet & Passenger Rider Program
• AT&T Rugged Rugby 4 Cell Phones
• Petty Cash Fund and Transplatinum Fuel Card
• Weekly Direct Deposit and Company Payroll Card
• Hourly Pay & Quarterly Safety Bonus (up to $77K per year*)
*Based upon current OTR driver staff -highest earnings report. Average yearly earnings for new OTR drivers is $60K and $52K for Regional drivers.

The following benefits are for permanent, full-time Truck Drivers
• Quarterly Mileage Bonus-$.07 Per Mile
• Paid Holidays
• Paid Vacations
• 90% Paid Health Insurance
• Vision & Dental Insurance
• STD, LTD, AD&D, Life Insurance
• 401 k / Retirement Plan

• OTR experience
• Valid Class A CDL
• Must be in compliance with FMCSR's
• Clean driving record

No more than 3 moving violations and / or accidents in the most recent 3 years. No more than 2 moving violations and / or accidents in the past year and no more than 3 in the past three years.

Are you looking for a medium-sized company that pays well, has good benefits, good equipment, and treats you like a valuable employee?

Give us a call and we will put you in touch directly with one of our long-term drivers. We are confident they will give you positive feedback about our company,and help you make the right decision.


Click "QUICK APPLY" for more details and to submit us your information. We look forward to connecting with you!

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Education requirementsClass A CDL

Experience requirementsOTR experience

QualificationsClean driving record

ResponsibilitiesOur OTR Drivers are out approximately 7-10 days; home 1-3 days

SkillsCommercial Driving

Work hoursOver The Road - variable

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