Averitt Express CDL-A Dedicated Truck Driver - DVJ St. Louis MO in St. Louis, Missouri

Now hiring CDL-A Drivers with 4+ months of tractor trailer experience & recent trucking school graduates!

If less than 6 months of solo driving experience, we have a training program tailored just for you. (see below)

Averitt has immediate openings for Dedicated Drivers to help serve our toiletries customer located in ST. Louis, MO !

This exceptional full-time career is flex position

  • Local shuttle between two manufacturing facilities in St. Louis and a distribution center in St. Charles, MO.

  • Pickup bottle loads when returning to the manufacturing facilities.

  • Flexibility is a must for this exciting career opportunity; both day/nights based on route assignments

  • Drop & hook and shuttling trailers during your shift

  • Average work hours are 40-48 hours per week

  • Overtime rate of time and a half after 40 hours

  • Overtime weekend work is necessary on occasion based on the customers production levels.

  • If you have the Haz Mat endorsement there's a .50 increase

  • Average $825- $900 per week; average $44,000 per year

- HOME DAILY!

Experienced CDL-A Drivers (with 12+ months of solo driving experience):

  • Starting pay is $18.00 / hour ; top out at $18.50 / hour after 90 days.

  • Average annual pay is $44,000; average $825- $900 per week.


Paid Training Programs:

Driving School Grads:

Must have graduated from one of our approved truck driving schools in the previous 180 days.

Students will also earn a $4,800 tuition assistance bonus! Payable after completing orientation at a rate of $150 per month for the first 12 months and $250 for months 13 - 24.

Trainee:

If you have less than 6 months solo driving experience OR have been outside of the truck for a while, we have a paid training program tailored for each level of experience. Your recruiter will be able to tell you the best training program for you.

Regardless of the amount of training needed you will be paid eight hundred dollars per week while training; training time is 1- 5 weeks . After training you will start at $18.00/ hour.


Check out these benefits of being a full-time Averitt CDL-A driver:

  • 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 coverage

With the option of reduced medical premiums if you participate in the upcoming year's wellness initiatives.

  • Paid orientation in Cookeville, TN with free lodging, transportation and meals

  • 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)

  • Uniform program- Averitt will provide

  • Profit sharing, Traditional and Roth 401(k)

  • Referral rewards program

  • Weekly direct payroll deposits

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Wells Fargo banking products

  • Wellness programs available

  • Paid orientation in Cookeville, TN with free lodging, transportation and most meals

  • A professional atmosphere with quality people since 1971!

Averitt's fleet includes local, dedicated, and regional positions. Drivers have the opportunity to change their driving preferences as their careers progress, including opportunities in operations and leadership.

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.