Trucking Options/ Celadon

    Company Driver Solo, Company Driver Team, Owner Operator Solo, Owner Operator Team

    Hiring Positions:
    • Company Driver Solo
    • Company Driver Team
    • Owner Operator Solo
    • Owner Operator Team
    Hiring States:
    • AL
    • AR
    • AZ
    • CA
    • CO
    • CT
    • DC
    • DE
    • FL
    • GA
    • IA
    • IL
    • IN
    • KS
    • KY
    • LA
    • MA
    • MD
    • MI
    • MN
    • MO
    • MS
    • NC
    • NE
    • NH
    • NJ
    • NY
    • OH
    • OK
    • OR
    • PA
    • RI
    • SC
    • TN
    • TX
    • UT
    • VA
    • VT
    • WA
    • WI
    • WV

    Job Overview

    AVERAGE LENGTH OF HAUL OVER 1,000 MILES!

    Celadon has more driver opportunities than any other long haul trucking company in the Industry. However, we also know there is a time in your life where money is very important. That's where our national Long Haul Fleets come into the picture. If you live in the right place, you can have the best of both worlds. Now you can see why Celadon has one of the lowest driver turnover rates in the industry.

    If being an owner operator is what you desire, Celadon has the best lease purchase deal going. We have found that the best way for us to be successful is to make sure you are successful. Or BYOU, Bring Your Own Unit, and join the growing number of America's most successful owner operators. As an international carrier, we bring an entirely different dimension to trucking!

     

    Regional Fleets-NORTHEAST REGIONAL, SOUTHEAST REGIONAL

    This fleet is for drivers who need a little more time through the house.

    Operating Area
    Usually within 800 miles of domicile

    Pay Information: (paid every Friday)

    Experience Rate per Mile
    3 - 11 months .33-.41
    1 year .33-.41
    2 years .33-.41
    3 years .34-.41

     

    Guaranteed Dock Detention
    $15 per hour, after 4 hours, paid in 15 minute increments

       
    Average Weekly Pay   Pay Increases
    $800-$1,100 per week   1 cpm every 120,000 miles
    Freight   Average Miles per Week
    • Dry Van
    • 95% No Touch
    • 100% Lumper Reimbursement
    • 85% Drop and Hook
      2,200 - 3,200 per week
    Home Time   Safety Bonus
    Home weekly
     
      .01 per mile paid annually up to $1,400 for safe production

     

    Long Haul Fleets

    Our national general cargo fleet runs the way a long haul operation should. It has a long length of haul with steady, almost routine freight lanes. AVERAGE LENGTH OF HAUL OVER 1,000 MILES!

    National Long Haul Fleets

    This is our traditional long haul fleet. It runs the way a long haul operation should with a long length of haul (1,050 miles) and nearly routine freight lanes. That means steady hometime and money!

    Pay Information: (paid every Friday)

    Experience Rate per Mile
    6 months .33 + .01 cpm safety
    1 year .33 + .01 cpm safety
    2 years .33 + .01 cpm safety
    3 years .34 + .01 cpm safety

     

     

    Guaranteed Dock Detention
    $15 per hour, after 4 hours, paid in 15 minute increments
       
    Average Annual Income Range   Pay Increases
    $42,000 - $ 52,000   suspended
    Freight   Average Miles per Week
    • Dry Van
    • 95% No Touch
    • 100% Lumper Reimbursement
    • 85% Drop & Hook
      2,500 - 3,200. Mostly between the midwest southwest and southeast.
    Home Time   Days Out
    1 day off every 7 days running. Stopping by the house for 1/2 day or taking 8 hour break at home is not your day off!


     

      14 - 17 days out is all that is required, however for best productivity results 14 - 21 days. The choice is yours!
    Safety Bonus    
    .01 per mile paid annually up to $1,400 for safe production    

    National Team

    This is a true team operation. Long length of haul (1,200 miles) mostly drop and hook.

         
    Pay (Paid every Friday)   Total Pay

    .42 Base Rate

    .06 cpm bonus if you run over 17,500 miles in a month

     

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    Guaranteed Dock Detention
    $15 per hour, after 4 hours, paid in 15 minute increments

     

     

    Average Weekly Pay   Average Miles per Week
    $2,100 per week (split)   4,500 - 6,000 miles per week
    Freight   Days Out
    • Dry Van
    • 95% No Touch
    • 100% Lumper eimbursement
    • 85% Drop & Hook
      10 - 17 days out is all that is required, however for best production results 14 - 21 days. The choice is yours!
    Home Time   Safety Bonus
    1 day off every 7 days out. Stopping by the house for 1/2 day or 8 hour break is not a day off!


     

      .01 per mile split or up to $1,400 paid annually for safe production

    Owner Operators (Solo & Team)

    Celadon has the best owner/operator package in the industry. We do not promise high rates of pay only to take it away in other costs that are charged to the owner. It is a no-nonsense, easy to understand package.

    Pay Information:

    Average per Mile Rate of $1.035! Rate per Mile
    Base Rate
    ( all miles, loaded or empty )
    .90
    Guaranteed Dock Detention Pay
    ( $36 per hour after 2 hours )
    .02
    Production Bonus
    ( $1,500 every 30,000 dispatched miles )
    .05
    Fuel Surcharge
    ( weighted average based on DO E,
    current 8/3-9 )
    .075
    Paid State Road Tax
    ( Not 2290 IRS Federal Road Tax )
    .02
    Paid Fuel Tax .025
    Paid Base Plates
    ( After 1 year of service )
    .015
    Paid Permits .005
    Paid Tolls
    ( East of Ohio )
    .015

     

         
    TOTAL PAY

    Guaranteed Dock Detention
    $36 per hour, after 2 hours, paid in 15 minute increments

      $1.035
    Average Weekly Pay   Average Miles per Week
    Single Operators - $2,349 (This amount does not include fuel surcharge)
    Team Operators - $4,050 (This amount does not include fuel surcharge)
      Single Operators - 2,500 - 3,300
    Team Operators - 4,500 - 5,500
    Freight   Plates & Permits
    • Dry Van
    • 95% No Touch
    • 100% Lumper Reimbursement
    • 85% Drop & Hook
      Paid by Celadon after first year
    Home Time   Qualcomm Fee
    For highest productivity 14 - 21 days out 3 - 4 days off   $14 per week Installation and removal is FREE!
    Safety Bonus   State Road Taxes
    .01 per mile paid annually up to $1,400 for safe production   State road taxes paid by Celadon
    ( Not 2290 IRS Federal Road Tax)
    Fuel Taxes
    Fuel taxes paid by Celadon
       

    Lease Purchase

    Celadon has the best lease purchase programs in the industry. Celadon's number one priority is your success. That's why we have a very driver-friendly lease program. We understand you have a family to feed and protect. We do not set you up to fail with high weekly charges. Celadon's lease purchase programs are no-nonsense no hidden charges, and are fair. We're in the freight business --so when it comes to buying trucks, our cost is your cost! Plus we don't charge a weekly payment for our trucks. We charge per mile. That way you're not paying for the truck unless you're running!

    For more information, call 1-800-507-0170.

         
    New & Used Equipment   Down
    Volvo's, Freightliners, Internationals   Depends on unit
         
    Average Weekly Pay   Lease
    Single Operator - $2,349
    Team Operators- $4,050
    ( This amount does not include fuel surcharge )
       

     

    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: 95%
    • Lease Purchase Program
    • Assigned Equipment
    • Assigned Dispatchers
    • 24/7 Dispatch Available
    • Base Plate & Permits
    • Rider Program
    • Pet Policy
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Plan
    • Life Insurance
    • Est. Miles A Week: 3,001 - 3,250
    • Orientation Length: 2 1/2 days
    • Satellite Communications: Qualcomm
    General Information about Trucking Options/ Celadon
    Established in: 1965 (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: 1,000 - 4,999

    About Trucking Options/ Celadon:

    Come drive for Celadon!

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    Truck Driver Requirements
    • Minimum Age: 21
    • License Classes: A
    • OTR Exp: 3 - 6 months
    • OTR Exp in last 5 years: 3 - 6 months
    • Local Exp: Not Relevant
    • Endorsements Required: None

    Equipment Types (and experience required):
    • N/A

    Violations Accepted:
    • DUI Policy: Must be before May 24, 2010
    • Felony Policy: Must be before May 24, 2005
    • Moving Violations: 3 in the last 3 years
    • Reckless Driving Violations: 0 in the last 3 years
    • Preventable Accidents: 3 in the last 3 years