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Ready to enjoy long relaxing weekends, great seafood and beaches? Be sure to check out Rhode Island. Known as the "Ocean State" or "Little Rhody," Rhode Island is home to over a million people in an area that only takes up 1,214 square miles. Rhode Island is a great for trucking jobs because its north location allows drivers access to an area with great parks and lakes, and truckers can quickly get on interstates to take OTR jobs. Some drivers prefer local jobs and can easily apply to jobs here, so they don't have to commute and deal with traffic in New York, New Jersey and parts further south. Local jobs will also give you weekends off for family trips, sporting events and other activities you may have thought you wouldn't have time for – now you can in Rhode Island with EveryTruckJob.com.

Truck drivers know that Rhode Island is conveniently situated where it's a quiet escape from larger cities, but it also gives you fast access to OTR jobs should you wish to travel south and work in parts of New Jersey, New York and Connecticut. You can also head south for the winter and reach Florida in no time. With a handful of good trucking companies here, you'll find easy access to interstates and routes to help you meet deadlines. Just be sure to watch out for the icy conditions in the wintertime and seasonal summer traffic once the weather gets warmer as tourists tend to flock here because of the lakes and water views.

Trucking Jobs: Rhode Island Availability

Rhode Island is a hub for truckers looking for work as solo drivers, owner operators or as team drivers. A few companies that are hiring in Rhode Island include:

  • Nuline Transportation, Inc., based out of Rhode Island. They are owner operators looking for drivers to work in Maine, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. They offer weekly pay, stop off pay, and they pay $1.15 plus 30% fuel.
  • Another great company to check out is Truckers America where drivers can make an average of $1,000 each week. They are looking for solo company drivers, team company drivers, solo owner operators, team owner operators and help in their sales department. They work in most states throughout the United States and offer drivers competitive pay, direct deposit, a benefits plan and other incentives for their Regional Class A jobs.
  • Virginia Transportation Corp. is another company based out of Rhode Island. They are located in Coventry and are looking for solo company drivers and team company drivers. They also want experienced car haulers for their company, offer weekly pay, paid orientation, vacation pay, direct deposit and they have a full benefits plan with retirement and a 401(k) package.

Benefits to Rhode Island Trucking Jobs

Because Rhode Island is located so far north, you can easily find jobs in this area that are local, but also be sure to check in surrounding states for work as you can easily commute to this area. If you want OTR jobs, just check to see if they make stops in Rhode Island. Also know that with great local jobs, you'll likely have weekends off and be able to spend that time with your family.

What Rhode Island Has to Offer

  • Rhode Island is home to a few sports teams including the Pawtucket Red Sox, an affiliate team to the Boston Red Sox. As they play at McCoy Stadium, if you drive locally, you will be familiar with this area. Another team here is the Providence Bruins who are affiliates with the Boston Bruins. As there are several games that take place at the University of Rhode Island's Meade Stadium and Ryan Center, as well as Bryant University's stadium, there are a lot of games that take place here.
  • In the winter months, Rhode Island is a region that tends to get a lot of snow, so keep this in mind if you are working locally. You may want to talk to drivers about the weather conditions to better understand how to navigate the roads and avoid any delays and icy road conditions. Some drivers take OTR jobs to travel south over the winter months for better opportunities in North and South Carolina and Florida.
  • Rhode Island is mostly Caucasians with the remaining mix made up of Asians, African Americans, Indians, and Spanish people.

Highway and Travel Information

Rhode Island is close to the following methods of transportation for Rhode Island truck driving jobs:

  • Interstates: I-95, I-295, I-84, RI-4, RI-10, RI-37, RI-99, RI-146, and RI-403.
  • Rhode Island also has bus access through local commuter buses as well as buses that come in from out of state. It has a convenient RIPTA bus system, a ferry system and commuter rail system. Flights go through Green Airport or Logan International in Boston.

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If you are looking for a local driving job such as hot shot, expediting or something similar it is often better to try the local unemployment office. Many of the companies listed here have local and OTR driving positions, but the requirements and openings vary from terminal to terminal. Rhode Island driving jobs are available, and we encourage you to apply and check back often as we add additional better trucking companies and post better trucking jobs in Rhode Island. If you need assistance in Rhode Island locating a job, sending your resume to a company, or need to report a company that had a job listed in Rhode Island please contact us and provide feedback on your situation.

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