Company, Owner Operators Solo & Student/Recent Grads Wanted!

    Hiring Positions:
    • Company Driver Solo
    • Owner Operator Solo
    • Student / Recent Grad
    Hiring States:
    • ID
    • OR
    • WA

    Job Overview

    James J. Williams wouldn’t be here today if it wasn’t for our invaluable drivers. Our entire team works closely to provide high quality service to our customers. We expect a lot from our drivers, and in return we treat them with the utmost respect and offer them industry leading pay, benefits, home time, and beautifully spec’d equipment to ensure your success.

    In addition to top pay and a full benefit package (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k), James J. Williams offers:

    • Orientation Pay
    • Sign-On Bonus
    • Safety Bonus - $300 per quarter
    • Vacation Pay
    • Referral Bonus
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Weekly Pay
    • Trainer Pay
    • Canadian Border Crossing Pay
    • Loading & Unloading Pay
    • Detention Pay
    • Layover Pay
    • And much more!!!

    Currently we are hiring CDL Class A professional drivers and recent student graduates. No bulk transportation experience needed – Training Available.

    Pay starts on Day 1 of orientation.

    Call us at 800.762.3776 or apply online


    Local – Regional – Dedicated

    • Portland, OR
    • Vancouver, WA
    • Longview, WA
    • Kelso, WA
    • Cosmopolis, WA
    • Hoquiam, WA
    • Kent, WA
    • Seattle, WA
    • Anacortes, WA
    • Bellingham, WA
    • Spokane Valley, WA
    • Tri-Cities, WA
    • Colville, WA


    • No upfront costs
    • Percentage contracts
    • 100% Fuel Surcharge Paid
    • Fuel Cards / Fleet Discount
    • Base Plates and Permits

    Other Benefits:
    Assigned Equipment – No Slip Seating
    Assigned Dispatchers
    24/7 Support
    Paperless Logs
    Truck Wash Program
    Health Insurance / 401k
    Satellite Communications
    Recent school graduates on salary first 5-6 weeks during training
    CSA Friendly Equipment
    Regular Time Off
    Family-Owned Company – Family-Oriented Culture
    And much more!!!

    Our company prides itself on its family-oriented culture, and we pay attention to the unique needs of our drivers to ensure a successful career. We offer local, regional and dedicated opportunities, beautifully spec’d Peterbilt and Kenworth tractors, a leading pay and benefit package, and most of all a career. Complete your application and join our team of professional drivers today!

    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:
    • Assigned Equipment
    • Assigned Dispatchers
    • 24/7 Dispatch Available
    • Base Plate & Permits
    • Paperless Logs
    • Truck Wash
    • Rider Program
    • Health Insurance
    • Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Plan
    • Life Insurance
    • Long-Term-Care Insurance
    • Est. Miles A Week: Varies
    • Orientation Length: 3 1/2 days
    • Satellite Communications: Qualcomm
    General Information about James J. Williams
    Established in: 1926 (91 years ago)
    Type of Company: Private
    Number of employees: 100 - 249
    Number of company trucks: 50 - 99
    Number of trucking owner operators: 5 - 9

    About James J. Williams:

    James J. Williams (JJW) has safely and efficiently transported dry and liquid bulk freight since 1926. With millions of miles rolling beneath our wheels each year, JJW's experience, dedicated customer service and innovative technology gives customers the highest level of service. JJW Tanker Division operates in WA, OR, and Canada. We specialize in the safe transportation of bulk chemical, food, and petroleum products. James J Williams' growing fleet of 80 late model trucks and 115 trailers are all outfitted with the latest safety and satellite technology.

    Truck Driver Requirements
    • Minimum Age: 21
    • License Classes: A
    • OTR Exp: None Required
    • OTR Exp in last 5 years: None Required - [List in Job Profile]
    • Local Exp: None Required
    • Endorsements Required: None

    Equipment Types (and experience required):
    • Tanker

    Violations Accepted:
    • DUI Policy: Must be before Jan 19, 2010
    • Felony Policy: Must be before Jan 19, 2010
    • 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