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Averitt Express

1415 Neal St.
Cookeville, TN, 38502


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Company Overview:

Averitt Job Posting

There are plenty of carriers who'll offer you a new job, but only one offers you the opportunity to build a great career surrounded by people you'll be proud to call family!

Since 1971, we've been the home for the most professional and most satisfied drivers in the industry. Great pay, top-notch benefits at a fraction of the normal price to drivers, and our unique support structure allows us to treat drivers like family, even when they're miles from home. And speaking of home, our regional runs will get you there frequently, with a lot of miles and great equipment, too.

Come build a career in trucking. Right here at Averitt. We offer great career advancement, starting with whatever you're looking for now:

- Regional Truckload (Dry Van) Driving
- Regional Flatbed Driving
- Dedicated Driving
- City Driving
- Shuttle Driving

Visit our website AVERITTCAREERS.COM.


General Information


  • Regional Van
  • Regional Flatbed
  • Local (Combo)
  • Dedicated Drivers
  • Opportunities to move to different driving styles as your driving preferences change

Averitt Careers

  • Our pay varies by account and driving opportunity. Click here for individual details
  • Cigna Family Medical, Dental, Vision, and Rx Card Benefits ALL for as low as $51 per week ($26 per week for individuals).
  • Regional Van Drivers are HOME EVERY WEEK. Local positions are home daily. Dedicated runs have great home time, many of them getting you back home weekly.
  • No NYC or Canada.
  • 8 Paid Holidays after 90 days of service.
  • Paid Vacation.
  • Short Term Disability, Life Insurance at no cost. Benefits at no cost.
  • 401k/Profit Sharing.
  • High quality, super-clean late model equipment
  • Averitt's fleet includes local, dedicated, and regional positions, allowing you the opportunity to change your driving preference as your career progresses.


Driver type:

  • Company Driver
  • Team

Hiring By State:

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Michigan
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • Wisconsin

Pay Scale



Dental Insurance Yes
Health Insurance Yes
Profit Sharing Yes
Retirement Plan Yes
Safety Bonuses No
Vision Insurance Yes

Driver Requirements

Minimum Age21
Minimum Experience0-5 Months
License TypeClass A
Trailer Experience AcceptedAuto Hauling, Double/Triples, Drop Deck, Dry Van, Flatbed, HHG, None, Other, Reefer, Specialized, Tanker
Driving PreferenceDedicated, Local, OTR (Over-The-Road), Regional
Allowable Moving Violations2
Allowable Preventable Accidents1
Hazmat EndorsementNo
DWI/DUI AcceptedYes


Time Away From HomeMost Home Weekly or Daily for Local Positions
Paid OrientationYes
Rider Program SpouseYes
Rider Program ChildNo