Smithfield Foods, inc.

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Over the Road Driver

at Smithfield Foods, inc.

Posted: 11/15/2018
Job Reference #: 9870
Categories: Drivers

Job Description

  • ID
    Job Locations
    Supply Chain
    FLSA Status
    1st Shift
  • Overview

    The Over the road drivers are dispatched to customer locations, company distribution centers and plants. Drivers will be assigned a 2014 Kenworth T800 or 2016 Freightliner Evolution, 53’ Reefer Tractor. Safe driving, customer service and effective decision making is the key to success in this position.


    • Initial target is 2200-2300 miles per week with a goal to increase
    • No touch freight and no backhauling


    • There is a $30 pay per stop after the first stop
    • Paid detention rate
    • Monday- Friday work schedule
    • Anticipated home time is a minimum of two days off per week
    • Full serviced leased equipment
    • We offer competitive comprehensive benefits, paid vacation and holidays


    • Eligible candidates must have a High school diploma or GED or equivalent
    • Must be At least 24 years of age
    • Have their Class A CDL license
    • Have a minimum of 2 years CDL Class A driving experience
    • No traffic citations within the last year

    EEO/AA Information

    Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.

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