Top Pay Over the Road Trucking Jobs - Average $60,000 Annually

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    Job Overview

    Love the open road? Crete Carrier has the perfect opportunity for you! Crete is currently seeking professional truck drivers to join their over the road national fleet. On this fleet, you will be out up to 21 days, earning one day off for every six days out. Crete Carrier is a Top Pay Certified company with the top 25 percent of our fleet averaging more than $69,000 per year. Earn the pay you deserve, call a recruiter today at 800-998-2221.

    Benefits of Joining Crete Carrier

    • Our average OTR driver will earn $60,000, and the top 25% of our OTR fleet will earn $69,000
    • GUARANTEED Detention Pay
    • 2% increase in paid miles over past year
    • Gold Standard Driver Benefits
      – Health, Dental, Life, and 401K
    • Profit Sharing Opportunities
      – Deposited $10 Million in 2015
      – In 2015, our average driver received approx. 4.4% of their total earnings
    • New Pet Policy – furry 60lb pet allowed
    • Industry Leading CSA Scores
    • Average Equipment age of 2 years
    • Dedicated Dispatch 24/7


    • Minimum 22 years old
    • Stable and Verifiable Work History
    • Acceptable Driving Record
    • Valid Class A CDL
    • Minimum of 4 Months OTR Experience
    • No Alcohol Related Offenses or Positive Drug Screens in the Past Five Years

    About Crete

    Crete Carrier is one of the nation’s largest, privately owned trucking companies, and has been in business for nearly 50 years.  Crete operates as a truckload and flatbed carrier for virtually any commodity, and our truck drivers are among the best, exceeding the CSA score standards required by the U.S. Department of Transportation.  The National Transportation Institute recognizes Crete Carrier as a Top Pay Certified company, and in addition, we offer a gold standard benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life, 401K, and a profit sharing program.  Because of this, drivers stay with us three times longer than the competition.

    *some area restrictions apply

    Payment Options:
    • Paid Weekly
    • Direct Deposit Available
    • Retirement Plan / 401k
    • Lay Over Pay
    • Deadhead Pay
    • Stop off Pay
    • Vacation Pay
    • Orientation Expenses Paid
    Other Benefits:
    • No-Touch Freight: 80%
    • Lease Purchase Program
    • Assigned Equipment
    • Assigned Dispatchers
    • 24/7 Dispatch Available
    • Base Plate & Permits
    • Paperless Logs
    • Truck Wash
    • Rider Program
    • Pet Policy
    • Health Insurance
    • Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Plan
    • Life Insurance
    • Long-Term-Care Insurance
    • Est. Miles A Week: 2,501 - 2,750
    • Orientation Length: 3 days
    • Satellite Communications: Qualcomm
    General Information about Crete Carrier Corporation
    Established in: 1966 (50 years ago)
    Type of Company: Private
    Number of employees: 1,000 - 4,999
    Number of company trucks: 1,000 - 4,999
    Number of trucking owner operators: 100 - 249

    About Crete Carrier Corporation:

    At Crete Carrier, we take pride in our relationships with our drivers. We offer one of the most comprehensive truck driver pay packages in the trucking industry, proven as the National Transportation Institute certified Crete Carrier as a Top Paying Carrier. In addition, we offer guaranteed detention pay and a pet policy. We take care of our drivers, and in return our drivers perform. Our professional drivers are among the best on the highways, meeting standards far exceeding those required by the U.S. Department of Transportation. As a result, we have one of the lowest driver turnover ratios in our industry. Customer service and dispatch personnel are on-call 24 hours a day, coordinating loads and monitoring them en route. The close communications of our Operations Department with our customers and drivers is one of the key factors in achieving consistent, on-time performance. Crete prides itself on its responsive service, which has produced profitable operations every year we've been in business. This prompt service is coupled with a safety record that shows concern, not only for the cargo for which we are responsible, but also our drivers and the public with whom we share the highways. Apply online at or call 888-490-6706. At Crete Carrier, there are no shortcuts.

    Truck Driver Requirements
    • Minimum Age: 22
    • License Classes: A
    • OTR Exp: 3 - 6 months
    • OTR Exp in last 5 years: 1 Year
    • Local Exp: Not Relevant
    • Endorsements Required: None

    Equipment Types (and experience required):
    • Dry Van
    • Reefer

    Violations Accepted:
    • DUI Policy: Must be before Oct 22, 2011
    • Moving Violations: 3 in the last 3 years
    • Reckless Driving Violations: 1 in the last 3 years
    • Preventable Accidents: 2 in the last 3 years