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To speak with a recruiter to learn more about driving Less-Than-Truckload with Pinnacle please contact Stacy Doby
To speak with a recruiter to learn more about driving Full Truckload with Pinnacle please contact Stacy Doby
The Pinnacle Freight
Driver sign-on bonus
We show our appreciation to our new drivers by offering a $3000 Sign On bonus that is paid up within 90 days of your start date.
After 30 Days of Employment
After 60 Days of Employment
After 90 Days of Employment
EFFECTIVE 1ST DAY OF MONTH FOLLOWING HIRE
DENTAL AND VISION
401K RETIREMENT PLAN
LONG AND SHORT TERM LIFE INSURANCE
$25,000 LIFE INSURANCE PAID AT NO COST TO YOU!
Holiday And Vacation Pay
Pinnacle understands that home time with family and loved ones is important and we make every effort to compensate our drivers to take the time they need to relax and unwind.
7 Holidays per calendar year. Paid at the rate of 8 hours per day at your existing hourly rate.
Vacations are paid at 50 hours per week at your existing hourly rate.
AFTER ONE YEAR -1 WEEK.
AFTER TWO YEARS -2 WEEKS.
AFTER 5 YEARS – 3 WEEKS.
AFTER 10 YEARS – 4 WEEKS.
Unused vacation can be rolled over to the following year (max. 20 days)
Paid Personal Time
3 days per year. Paid at the rate of 10 hours per day at your existing hourly rate. Eligible for personal days beginning January 1st AFTER your first full year of employment
Safety and comfort are paramount here at Pinnacle and we want our drivers to be safe and enjoy their time on the road. We offer late-model tractors for our drivers.
Free TV with direct TV Now hook up
Free Planet fitness membership
Free Sirius/XM Radio
At Pinnacle we reward drivers that follow our strict guidelines for safety and policy.
Clean Roadside Inspection
Level I Inspection
This inspection includes examination of documents the driver is required to carry and a detailed vehicle inspection.
Clean Inspection $175.00
Level II Inspection
This is the Walk-around Driver/Vehicle Inspection. It includes an examination of the driver’s documents and vehicle inspection items that can be inspected without physically getting under the vehicle.
Clean Inspection $100.00
Level III Inspection
This is a Driver Only Inspection. It involves checking the documents and items related to the driver only.
Clean Inspection $50.00
In addition to the CSA Bonus we include an additional Safety Bonus that could reward a safe driver up to $2,000 per year in bonus pay. Drivers will be evaluated quarterly for such criteria as mandatory safety meetings, complete and accurate paperwork, pre and post-trip reports, truck and trailer maintenance, violations and citations, motorist complaints, Federal DOT violations or accidents or work-related injuries.
We encourage our drivers to invite other drivers to join our company. If you recommend a new hire we will pay you $1,000 after 30 days of successful employment with us.
Driver Eligibility Requirements
Minimum Age – 23 Years
2 years verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience
No more than (2) convictions for moving violations and/or preventable accidents within the past (3) years
NO DWI or DUI in the last 7 years
Current Class A CDL with HAZMAT and Tanker Endorsement (or willing to obtain Hazmat and Tanker upon hire – bonus withheld until endorsements secured).
Must pass company-paid DOT physical and drug screen
Working cell phone
Ready to Apply?
To complete the online application, you will need the following information:
Your Social Security Number
Home address history for the past 3 years
Current Drivers License number and driver license history for the past 3 years
Employment history for the past 10 years
History of traffic accidents, violations and/or convictions during the past 3 years (including reckless driving conviction or license suspension & NO DWI or DUI in the last 7 years)