TransAm Trucking, Inc.

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15910 South 169 Highway, Olathe, KS 66062

(913) 538-5145

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Type of Employment Offered

Refrigerated Owner Operator

Company Details

Founded in 1987, TransAm Trucking earned its status as the premier carrier in the temperature-controlled freight industry by providing its customers with superior service that exceeds their expectations. Initially founded with 70 tractors and 100 trailers, TransAm has expanded beyond its first Kansas City, Missouri facility and now operates a fleet of over 1,000 tractors and over 1,900 trailers out of its headquarters in nearby Olathe, Kansas. TransAm also maintains a fully-staffed terminal, driver’s center, and maintenance facility in Rockwall, Texas as well as a maintenance and orientation facility in Tampa, Florida.

Company Drivers

  • 32 cents per mile loaded and empty (includes per diem)
    • Increased to 37 cents per mile loaded and empty (includes per diem) after 6 months of continuous service
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus
  • $200/month retention bonus after the final monthly installment of the sign-on bonus
  • Medical, dental, and life insurance options
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Top-of-the-line equipment

Company CDL-A Truck Driver Job Requirements:

  • Valid CDL-A
  • Minimum 21-years-old
  • No DUI convictions in last 2 years
  • No more than 1 preventable accident in the last 6-month period
  • No more than 2 preventable accidents in the last 12-month period
  • No more than 3 moving violations in a 3-year period
  • No reckless driving violations in the last 5 years
  • DOT physical & drug screen required
  • Required to take the tractor and trailer home during home time and must have a secure place to park the equipment at home location

Owner Operators

  • $1.07/mile loaded & empty
    • Increased to $1.12/mile loaded and empty after 6 months of continuous service
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus
  • Transition pay
  • Monthly Retention Bonus after completion of transition pay
  • Fuel surcharge paid (loaded and empty)
  • Paid base plates & permits
  • Optional discount fuel network
  • Bonus program
  • 100% lumper reimbursement
  • No hazmat
  • Paid reefer fuel & paid tolls
  • Free Transflo remote paperwork processing
  • Passenger plan
  • Late-model leasing opportunities available
Requirements:
  • Valid CDL-A
  • Minimum 21-years-old
  • No DUI convictions in last 2 years
  • No more than 1 preventable accident in the last 6-month period
  • No more than 2 preventable accidents in the last 12-month period
  • No more than 3 moving violations in a 3-year period
  • No reckless driving violations in the last 5 years
  • DOT physical & drug screen required
  • Required to take the tractor and trailer home during home time and must have a secure place to park the equipment at home location


    TransAm Trucking
     serves the Midwest, Mid-South, Northeast, and Southeast.

    Truck driving is a noble profession. That’s why TransAm treats drivers with the respect they deserve. Drivers interested in applying should contact 913-324-7110.

    All amounts stated herein represent gross pay and are subject to change, and may be subject to driver-authorized deductions. Nothing contained herein is any warranty or guaranty of the amount that an Owner Operator will actually earn. There are many factors that can significantly affect the amount an Owner Operator will actually earn and the success of a contractor’s business. TransAm Trucking is an Equal Opportunity Employer and expects the same of its Owner Operators with respect to their employees.



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