New Trainee Pay and Guaranteed Annual Salary!

    Hiring Positions:
    • Student / Recent Grad
    Hiring States:
    • AL
    • CT
    • DE
    • GA
    • IL
    • IN
    • KY
    • MA
    • MO
    • NC
    • NY
    • OH
    • PA
    • RI
    • SC
    • TN
    • TX
    • VA
    • WI
    • WV

    Job Overview

    Millis Training Institute (MTI) provides quality truck driver training at an affordable cost.  Students at MTI receiving training divided into a week of classroom instruction, a week of backing maneuvers and skills practice and a week of on the road driving with an instructor.  Small class sizes of six students per instructor allow for a more personalized experience.  After the class is complete, students may have the opportunity to accept a position working for Millis Transfer.

    Millis Training Institute training facilities are located in five convenient locations:  Hamilton, Ohio; Cartersville, Georgia; Richfield, Wisconsin; Burleson, Texas and Eden, North Carolina.  Classes are held Monday through Friday for a total of 166 hours.

    We Pay Trainees The Same As One-Year Drivers

    NEW FOR January 1, 2017:  trainees will be paid the same rate as a one-year driver with Millis Transfer.  Trainees will now receive $0.42 per mile for every mile logged with a trainer – so if you average 2500 miles per week like the majority of Millis Transfer drivers, that’s $1,050 in your weekly paycheck!

    GUARANTEED Salary for Trainees

    On top of the new cent per mile rate, MTI is also giving our students a guaranteed annual salary of $50,000 for their first year!  We understand that making a career change is a leap of faith and can put a financial strain on you and your family.  To ease your concerns, and demonstrate one of the biggest benefits of having a career in transportation, MTI will ensure your W-2 reflects $50,000 and you achieve 115,000 miles at the end of one year driving for Millis.

    • NEW: Paid Training – Receive $0.42 cpm (the same pay as a 1-year driver)
    • Professional and Seasoned Instructors for One-on-One Training
    • Small Class Sizes – Openings Now Available!
    • Lodging Included!
    • Possible Job Offer with Millis Transfer Upon Graduation
    • Minimum Up-Front Cost; Financing Available; No Credit Check


    Payment Options:
    • Retirement Plan / 401k
    • Lay Over Pay
    • Vacation Pay
    Other Benefits:
    • No-Touch Freight: Varies%
    • Rider Program
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Plan
    • Life Insurance
    • Est. Miles A Week: 2,751 - 3,000
    • Orientation Length: None
    • Satellite Communications: Qualcomm
    General Information about Millis Transfer
    Established in: 1955 (61 years ago)
    Type of Company: Private
    Number of employees: 1,000 - 4,999
    Number of company trucks: 500 - 999
    Number of trucking owner operators: 100 - 249

    About Millis Transfer:

    As a company that believes in QUALITY home time for drivers we provide the drivers with the most generous of vacation schedules. Few if any companies offer drivers the opportunity to have 1 week of paid home-time/vacation after completion of only 6 months of employment and 2 weeks of paid home-time/vacation ...

    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: Not Relevant
    • Endorsements Required: None

    Equipment Types (and experience required):
    • Dry Van

    Violations Accepted:
    • DUI Policy: Must be before Dec 3, 2011
    • Felony Policy: Will NOT Hire
    • 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