SpartanburgRecruiter
the smart solution for Spartanburg jobs

Regional GI Bill OJT Truck Driving Program-AVL Asheville NC - Spartanburg

Company: Averitt Express
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: December 2, 2018

Job Description:

We are excited to announce that Averitt is now an elite member and proud to offer the Post 9/11 GI Bill On-The-Job Training program for veterans and/or family members with Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits available.

So whether you served our country several years ago or a few days ago, we believe every veteran deserves to work with a team that has your back- and a company that has your future. That's why we don't just take pride in our veterans- we take care of them.

If you're looking for a place to hang your hat, take a closer look at Averitt. Whatever branch you're coming from, whatever knowledge you bring to the table, we can't wait to put your experience to work, and your mind at ease.

In fact we're committed to hiring twelve hundred or more veterans by the year 2020. Nearly 2,000 veterans are already at ease with us and we're always looking to grow that number.How the On-The-Job (OJT) program works:

Must have previously served in the U.S. military or a family member with Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits available. To check to see if you have available benefits, please visit https://www.va.gov/vaforms/search_action.asp?FormNo=22-1990&tkey=&Action=Search or call 888-442-4551. It could take the V.A. approximately 90 days to determine eligibility.We ARE NOT a truck driving school, you must have your CDL-A to join our team.

If you qualify for the Post 9/11 GI benefits, you are eligible to get up to 12 monthly payments from the V.A. while you receive on-the-job training.

Everyone participating in this program will receive 6 weeks behind the wheel training, the remaining 46 weeks you will work with a mentor & leadership for follow-up training/ communication.

Eligible drivers will complete all required paperwork during orientation. Benefit checks are paid directly from the Department of Veteran Affairs, not Averitt, usually 4-6 weeks after training begins.Eligible to earn up to $1,140 per month tax free using your available Post 9/11 GI Bill funds PLUS your weekly Averitt paycheck PLUS up to $4,800 tuition/transition bonus from Averitt (paid weekly)!Why Choose Averitt:



  • Uniformed company with quality people and a culture which includes strong structure and organization.
  • Opportunities for transfer and promotion from within after completion of the 12 month OJT program.
  • 1,000+ (10%) associates who have been with the Averitt team for 20 or more years!
  • Leading transportation provider since 1971.Military Student Training Program:
  • Must have a valid CDL-A with Post 9/11 GI benefits available.
  • Must have graduated from one of our approved truck driving schools in the past 180 daysOR have any tractor trailer experience in the past 10 years (recruiter will review eligibility).
  • You will be paid $800/ week for the first 6 weeks of behind the wheel training.After successful completion of your behind the wheel your pay scale will be:Along with your Post 9/11 GI benefits PLUS up to $4,800 tuition/transition bonus (paid weekly)


    $800/ week for the 1st week - 6th week

    then .46 cpm after completion of 6 weeks.



    • Accelerated pay available for veterans who wish to not use or do not have GI benefits but have military driving experience. Please see website for full details.Minimum Mileage Pay=
    • Loads less than 400 miles picked up and delivered will be paid at 400 miles.
    • 2 day loads less than 800 miles picked up and delivered will be paid at 800 miles.
    • Additional unloading /loading pay when required ($50 full load; $25 partial load)
    • $20 stop pay (not to include origin or destination)
    • Breakdown ($14/hr: takes effect after 2 hrs. not to exceed 10 hrs in a 24 hr period)
    • Layover ($100 after a 24 hr period- allowed 50 miles)
    • Detention ($20/hr after 2 hrs for majority of customers)
    • 4 day paid orientation ($648) in Cookeville, TN plus free lodging, transportation and meals.

    • Weekly direct payroll deposits.Equipment & Safety:



    • Assigned, safe, well-maintained Volvos & Freightliners.
    • All with APUs and 100% automatic transmissions.
    • Our equipment has several intelligent safety features to include: collision- avoidance system, lane-departure system, anti-jackknife/ rollover stability system and much more.
    • Safely park at more than 100 Averitt facilities, many with on-duty security, fuel pumps, showers, exercise rooms and driver convenience centers with Wi-Fi.About Our Regional Driving Position:
    • Primarily Southern, Southwest, Midwest and some Northeast lanes (the Northeast is considered to be NJ and PA) (25 states)
    • Slight possibility you could go into CT, RI, MA, NH, VT, ME and NY state. (NYC runs are limited and optional)
    • Home EVERY Week; 36 - 48 hours at home (with the option of being out longer and averaging higher miles)- 84% of our Regional Drivers are home by noon on Saturdays.
    • Over 90% NO-TOUCH freight

    • PrePass PlusBenefits:



    • Family & individual BlueCross BlueShield medical coverage with 2 choices (PPO or high deductible health plan), dental, vision, prescription and hearing benefits package ALL starting as low as:$81.70 per week for family coverage


      $32.05 per week for single coverageWith the option of reduced medical premiums if you participate in the upcoming year's wellness initiatives.



      • Associate discounts (on vehicles, computers, cell phone service, etc.)
      • Company-paid life insurance and short-term disability benefits
      • 8 paid holidays (after 90 days)
      • Paid Time Off (PTO/ vacation)
      • Rider program (legal spouse only)
      • Company provided professional uniforms
      • Profit sharing and 401(k) plans
      • Driver Support Specialists located at our Service Centers to assist our drivers & help with concerns face to face
      • Red Thinkin' Rewards- points program that encourages you to meet specific fuel & service goals and in return earn points towards a selection of over 12,000 gift items.
      • Referral rewards- cash bonuses for referrals
      • Flexible spending accounts
      • Wells Fargo banking products
      • Wellness programs available


        Averitt Express is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

        Keywords: Averitt Express, Spartanburg , Regional GI Bill OJT Truck Driving Program-AVL Asheville NC - Spartanburg, Professions , Spartanburg, South Carolina

        Click here to apply!

        Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

        I'm looking for
        in category
        within


Other Professions Jobs


Owner Operator CDL-A Truck Driver - Flatbed
Description: We are pleased to announce a new opportunity available to owner-operators who desire to run in the Southeastern region of the United States. Our brand-new Southeast Regional Owner-Operator Fleet offers (more...)
Company: Bennett Motor Express
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: 12/13/2018

Class A CDL Flatbed Truck Drivers Needed
Description: Maverick Transportation is now hiring regional flatbed drivers. The ideal
Company: Maverick Transportation
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: 12/13/2018

CDL A Truck Driver - Recent Grads
Description: Professional Grade. Maverick Made. br br APPLY NOW br br 800-289-1100 br br If youve just received your
Company: Maverick USA
Location: Johnson City
Posted on: 12/13/2018


Expedited Team Owner Operator Truck Driver
Description: br br Call br br Job Description: br br Roadrunner Offers: ul li Solos Earn Up to 210,000 plus Per Year li Teams Earn Up to 350,000 plus Per Year li Excellent Referral Bonus (more...)
Company: Roadrunner Transportation Systems
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: 12/13/2018

CDL-A Regional Truck Driver Duncan SC
Description: Attention Drivers We're offering a 2,000 sign-on BONUS for qualified drivers from Dec. 1 - Dec. 31, 2018 1,000 at 90 days and 1,000 at 180 days br br From working with top-notch equipment (more...)
Company: Averitt Express
Location: Hickory
Posted on: 12/13/2018

Transportation Booking Representative
Description: Enjoy working from the comfort of your own home office Must be available 8 hours a day Monday-Friday between 4am-2pm AZ time Must be available at least three days a week including Mondays and Fridays (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: 12/13/2018

Class A CDL Truck Driver
Description: ABOUT SUIT TRANS We have been trucking for decades. We know where the industry has
Company: Suit Trans, LLC
Location: Kannapolis
Posted on: 12/13/2018

Class A CDL Truck Driver
Description: ABOUT SUIT TRANS We have been trucking for decades. We know where the industry has
Company: Suit Trans, LLC
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: 12/13/2018

CDL-A Solo Company Truck Driver
Description: CDL-A SOLO COMPANY TRUCK DRIVER JOBS The Wheels That Move Your Future. Since its start in 1975, CalArk has established itself as the industry-leading, irregular route carrier that it has developed into (more...)
Company: CalArk
Location: Hickory
Posted on: 12/13/2018

Class A CDL Regional Truck Drivers
Description: Class A CDL Regional Truck Drivers Spartanburg, SC COME AND GROW WITH US Eagle Transport Corporation is now seeking Class A CDL Regional Drivers Consistent Miles / Great Salary 65,000 per year If (more...)
Company: Eagle Transport Corporation
Location: Spartanburg
Posted on: 12/13/2018

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest South Carolina jobs by following @recnetSC on Twitter!

Spartanburg RSS job feeds