Mesilla Valley Transportation is one of the largest locally-owned transportation providers in Western Texas and Southern New Mexico. We specialize in time sensitive service between major manufacturing areas in the U.S., Canada and Mexico borders.
Drivers Hiring Criteria
|Miles will be paid according to the schedules: Years of OTR (verfiable experience)|
Student to less than 6 mo
|Pay is base on miles driven.|
|6 mo to 12 mo (MVTI Trainees Only)||25¢||16¢|
|1 to 2 years experience (MVTI Trainees Only)||30¢||19¢|
|2 to 3 years experience||31¢||20¢|
|3 to 4 years experience||32¢||21¢|
|4 to 5 years experience||33¢||22¢|
|5 to 10 years experience||34¢||23¢|
|10 & above years||35¢||24¢|
|(Owner operators and owner operator’s drivers using company equipment, will receive compensation based on OTR experience)|
|Layover Pay||$35 to $50 (after 24 hours)|
|Motel Pay||$35 to $75 (depending on area)|
|Loading and Unloading (A.O Smith required sign B.O.L (Customer rate|
|Extra pickups/Drops||$20 (after 1st pick up or drop)|
Explanation of Benefits
Company Employees are eligible for wellness program after 120 days of Full-Time employment. To qualify for a full-time employment, a driver MUST average 34,750 miles per quarter. Any driver who fails to maintain this full-time status on any one quarter will be ineligible for the wellness program. Once miles are not met, you will be automatically cancelled and your next opportunity for enrollment will once a year, during Open Enrollment.
Satellite Communication System (PeopleNet) - While on the road, drivers can communicate with their fleet manager via PeopleNet . Drivers can also communicate with their families via the internet.
Wellness Program - Wellness Program with coverage for doctors visits and prescription available for full time employees.
Vacation Pay - Eligible after 1 full time year of service. **Scroll down for qualification requirements for driver vacation. Vacations are based on uninterrupted service and compliance of Driver Benefits section.
Vacation schedule is as follow:
Weekly Pay - Drivers are paid weekly.
Per diem allowance - The 10 cents allowance by the Federal Government that is TAX FREE.
401 K Retirement Plan- Employees are eligible to participate after 1 year of employment. After enrolled, the company will contribute to the plan a percentage in behalf of the employee.
Rider Policy - Drivers are permitted to take ONE passenger over 12 years old for a minimum cost.
Excellent Equipment - All MVT’ s trucks are conventional, state of the art equipment, air ride, automatic transmission and available PeopleNet Satellite Communication System, Pro-star, 10 speed
Paid Orientation - New employees will be paid $ 50.00 for each day orientation was attended on their first drivers settlement.
Excellent Home Time
Opportunity to become Owner Operator - Eligible after 90 days – we also offer in-house financing