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3930 16th Avenue Southwest
Cedar Rapids, IA, 52406


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Trucking Company Overview:

CRST, The Transportation Solution.

Our Drivers are in it for the Long Haul.

CDL A Owner Operator & Lease Purchase Truck Drivers

Start your own business!

Experienced, over-the-road drivers have the opportunity to join our highly profitable CRST Contractors Lease Purchase Program. At CRST, we value you and your experience and want to give you the opportunity to lease to own your own truck.

Call ​866-895-4396 to talk to a recruiter today!


  • Average $1.82 CPM
  • No forced dispatch
  • Consistent home time
  • Fuel Surcharge on all miles
  • $0 money down and no credit check!

Choose Your Own Path

CRST Contractors offers many opportunities for experienced semi-truck drivers. When you begin a career with us, the possibilities are endless. Whether you’re considering ownership with a below average credit score or you’re already an Independent Contractor, we have the career path that suits your needs.

Team Drivers

Are you ready to hit the road with your co-driver? Are you looking to train the next generation of valued CRST drivers? Check out our team driving opportunities and get the chance to earn $2,000 a week for sharing your experience training with student drivers.


  • Earn 70% of gross revenue per load – approximately $1.30 CPM
  • $1,500-$2,000 sign on bonuses
  • 97% fuel surcharge
  • Earn an additional $0.04/mile for Haz-Mat placarded loads
  • 99% no-touch freight
  • 80% drop-and-hook freight
  • Longest average trucking miles in the industry
  • Guaranteed bumper-to-bumper maintenance


  • Valid CDL-A License
  • Minimum 6 months OTR experience

Specialized Drivers

CRST Contractors can help you see some of the coolest places in America.

Our specialized drivers get the opportunity to haul high-value products. Have your hand in hauling beautiful museum exhibits, advanced technology, and more. Our excellent driver manager teams will support you through hauling these valuable pieces.

Our CRST Contractors team has an incredibly low turnover rate. Drivers often only have one dispatcher during their entire tenure – allowing personal relationships to grow and a career with people that feel like family.


  • Average $1.50 CPM loaded/$.90 CPM unloaded
  • Handling pay – taking careful care of your freight puts more money in your pocket
  • Sign on bonuses available
  • Turnover rate less than 25%!
  • Fuel card with $.12 fuel discount
  • Pre-Pass Transponders – We are a pass at the scales.
  • Less miles and lighter weight means less fuel – MORE money in your Pocket!


  • Valid Class A CDL License
  • Minimum 12 months OTR experience


By offering more revenue plus lower expenses we can deliver maximum profits. Boost your potential earnings with CRST Flatbed, who is known for Strength, Stability, and Success.

CRST Flatbed Benefits:

  • $2.47 - $3.13 CPM
  • Line Haul Rates may vary (75-75.5%)
  • 100% of Fuel Surcharge, Detention, and Tarping
  • Choose your home time
  • No forced dispatch
  • User friendly load board
  • Medical, dental, and vision


  • Valid CDL-A License
  • 6 months flatbed experience
  • 6 months OTR Experience

Interested in taking control of your trucking career with CRST Contractors? Call 866-895-4396 to talk to a recruiter now!

Disclaimer: Payouts may vary from 70% - 75.5%, interest rates and contract terms may vary based on equipment and type of freight pulled, Details can be discussed with your recruiter. CRST flatbed opportunities were formerly known as Malone and BESL.

Qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment pursuant to applicable laws.

Driver type:

  • Company Driver
  • Lease Purchase
  • Owner Operator
  • Team

Hiring By State:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Delaware
  • District Of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin

Pay Scale

  • CALL FOR DETAILS! Earn even more as a driver trainer! Train your own partner


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

Driver Requirements

  • Minimum Age
  • 21
  • Minimum Experience
  • 6-11 Months
  • License Type
  • Class A
  • Trailer Experience Accepted
  • Auto Hauling, Double/Triples, Drop Deck, Dry Van, Flatbed, HHG, None, Other, Reefer, Specialized, Tanker
  • Driving Preference
  • OTR (Over-The-Road)
  • Allowable Moving Violations
  • 3
  • Allowable Preventable Accidents
  • 3
Hazmat Endorsement No DWI/DUI Accepted Yes


  • Time Away From Home
  • 3 - 4 weeks
  • Paid Orientation
  • Yes
  • Rider Program Spouse
  • No
  • Rider Program Child
  • No
  • Pets
  • No