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5601 West Buckeye Road
Phoenix, AZ, 85043


Knight Transportation | Truck Driving Jobs

Trucking Company Overview:

Knight Transportation is known as a leader in the trucking industry. Because of our family culture, Knight Driving Associates develop one-on-one relationships with managers, trainers and service staff. They know each other by name, are there when they’re needed, and provide support for long-term success.

Knight offers the industry-leading financial stability needed for continuing professional growth. But driving with Knight isn’t just about establishing a steady income — it’s about enjoying what you do. We value every one of our employees and have built a strong culture of loyal and successful truck drivers. With us, you are part of the family.

Why Drivers Choose Knight Transportation?

  • Lots of Miles and Great Pay
  • Fewer Drivers to Dispatchers
  • Flexible Hometime Options
  • Average Truck Age of Less than 2 Years

Knight Dry Van

If you want a driving job that provides lots of miles, while still getting flexible hometime, join the Knight dry van fleet. This division offers regional positions with an average haul of about 475 miles.

As with other Knight divisions, dry van driver jobs come with flexibility of scheduling. Our team works closely with the individual Driving Associates to create the best solution for everyone. If needed, part-time dry van opportunities are also available.

At Knight, our Driving Associates speak face-to-face with their driver managers or any other member of the Knight team, at any time. We are all in it together.

Knight Dedicated

The Knight dedicated division is perfect for the hard-working professional Driving Associate. Join the Knight family and be a part of the team while we build our newly acquired opportunity in running customer specific, dedicated freight. Enjoy the ability of moving consistent freight, enjoying consistent home time and building relationships with a family of colleagues

Whether you’re running local freight, over-the-road refrigerated or hauling flatbed loads you can be assured to receive the miles that you want, the pay that you need and the home time that you deserve. 

Knight Transportation Driver Pay, Insurance, and Benefits 

All Dry Van and Dedicated drivers receive the following benefits:

  • Daily or weekly pay options (in most markets)
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Consistent miles
  • Single-source dispatch
  • Enhanced rider program and pet policy
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Earn up to $.05/mile quarterly bonus

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 Knight Refrigerated

If you are looking for plenty of miles, Knight’s refrigerated division could be the right choice.

Knight refrigerated drivers can spend more days over the road, if they choose, because the average reefer length of haul is 750 miles. We can help create the right schedule to meet your and your family’s financial and hometime needs.

Benefits offered for Knight refrigerated drivers include:

  • Opportunity for $.05/mile quarterly bonus
  • Improved rider and pet policies
  • Vision, dental, medical and 401(k) match
  • Life insurance
  • PTO
  • Regular miles
  • Pay options
  • Single-source dispatch 

 Late-Model Equipment offered at Knight

Knight’s fleet of tractors consists primarily of Volvo, International and Freightliner trucks. Our tractors are equipped with best-of-breed technology and systems, including:

  • The most fuel-efficient engines
  • Integrated in-cab communications systems
  • Diesel-fired cab heaters
  • Ergonomics for improved driver comfort
  • Next-generation anti-theft technology
  • High-sensitivity electronic roll stability systems
  • Increased cab space

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Knight Hometown Locations

No other career logs as many miles away from the home as professional truck driving. At Knight, we believe that no matter how long your journey, there should always be a welcoming place nearby where you can get some rest, take a break and catch-up with your work family.

Our service centers act as a home-on-the-road for our drivers, no matter where they are in the country. Each location offers an opportunity for drivers to relax indoors, not out in open drop yards and shared lots. Additionally, our service centers offer a variety of different amenities, such as:

  • Ice machine
  • Showers
  • Truck maintenance
  • Free Laundry machines
  • Vending
  • Free wi-fi
  • Lounge/TV
  • Fuel

Knight Transportation Service Centers Near You:


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Driver type:

  • Company Driver
  • Lease Purchase
  • Owner Operator
  • Team

Hiring By State:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District Of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Pay Scale

Up to 50¢ per mile.


Dental Insurance Yes
Health Insurance Yes
Profit Sharing Yes
Retirement Plan Yes
Safety Bonuses Yes
Vision Insurance Yes

Driver Requirements

Minimum Age 21
Minimum Experience None
License Type Class A
Trailer Experience Accepted Dry Van, Reefer
Driving Preference Dedicated, OTR (Over-The-Road), Regional
Allowable Moving Violations 3
Allowable Preventable Accidents 3
Hazmat Endorsement No
DWI/DUI Accepted Yes


Time Away From Home Varies by regional lane
Paid Orientation Yes
Rider Program Spouse Yes
Rider Program Child Yes
Pets Yes