20 Best Fleets To Drive For In 2017

The Truckload Carriers Association have named the 20 fleets that are the best to driver for in 2017. The list was created in 2008 and “identifies trends, shares best practices, and publicly recognizes the for-hire carriers providing the best workplaces for their drivers”. The process for being on the list begins with by being nominated… Read more »

10 Top Cities for Truck Drivers

Truck driver jobs are becoming the #1 job in almost every state. With more jobs comes more chances for experienced and new truck drivers to earn more money. Trucker pay, benefits and work conditions vary by carrier and location. This makes it important for drivers to know the best cities for truck driver job success. Using data… Read more »

Amazon Plans To Move Data With Trucks, Faster Than Internet

Amazon is taking data delivery to a whole new level with the announcement of Amazon Snowball. The tech giant is now using actual physical trucks to move data across the country instead of over the internet. What a cool truck driver job! Amazon states: “With Snowball, you can transfer hundreds of terabytes or petabytes of… Read more »

Thanksgiving: From Farm To Truck To Table

As you are getting ready for the annual Thanksgiving chow-down, take a moment to consider how far our Thanksgiving meals have come. When we talk about where food comes from today, we describe it as farm to table, but most people neglect to mention the important step in between: the truck. Truck drivers are an… Read more »

Your Guide To Owner Operator Truck Driver Jobs

Professional drivers can choose to own and run an owner operator trucking business. By running your own business, you have the power to shape your driving job, earn more dough and be happy while working. Owner operators (independent drivers) are one of the most profitable types of drivers. After costs and deductions, its common for drivers to earn $50,000… Read more »

Public Announcement

At approximately 10:32 pm November 1st, 2016, we posted a Facebook posting for MTS (Martin Transportation Systems) on Truck Driver Jobs in America’s Facebook feed. The post contained, by accident, a photo of a Marten Transport’s truck, name and logo. The posting was taken down November 2nd, 2016, as soon as the mistake was brought… Read more »

Video: Good Samaritan Rescues Driver

Truck drivers know that a quick change in weather can mean serious business. In Texas, a driver faced a dangerous flood situation. A good samaritan comes to the rescue and saves the truck driver’s life after he becomes trapped on the road. Watch the video below to see what happens in the rescue. Video provided by  The Weather… Read more »

How Truck Drivers Can Make More Money

Drivers say the two best parts about being a trucker are the views and the money. But let’s get real, those views look a whole lot better when we’re bringing home that thick bacon. The better the bacon, the better the view. Can I get a 10-4? Just like any career, making more money while… Read more »

Truck Driver Appreciation Week

September 11-17 is Truck Driver Appreciation Week. During this week, the transport industry will say thank you to truck drivers for delivering goods across America. Safe, dependable drivers are always in demand in the trucking industry. As a skilled job that requires hard work and long hours, drivers are the backbone of every community. Overall,… Read more »

Unbelievable Reasons To Thank A Trucker

The incredible amount of hard work that truck drivers put in to get the job done can be hard to sum up, but this amazing statistic gives us a snapshot of everything drivers do. The U.S. Department of Transportation estimates that commercial transport employs 1 out of every 7 US workers and serves over 7 million… Read more »