Gray Transportation Jobs

2459 GT Drive 
Waterloo, IA 50703

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Gray Transportation | Truck Driving Jobs

Trucking Company Overview:

Gray Transportation is a family-owned business that treats our drivers like one of our own! We offer new equipment and competitive pay for drivers interested in a freight and transportation services career. Apply online to join our team and kick-start your driving career! 

Sign-On Bonus 
One major incentive that Gray Transportation offers our drivers is the sign-on bonus. Every driver is eligible for a $2,000 transition bonus for signing on at Gray. $2,000 paid to you in the first 45 days ON TOP of your mileage pay. $2,000 sign on paid ; $500 , $500 , and final payment of $1,000 after your 45 days

Driver Pay 

We do offer $0.51 cpm, $0.52 cpm @ 10k miles, $0.53 cpm @ 11k miles, $0.54 cpm @ 12k miles

Referral Bonuses 
Gray pays a driver $1,250 for each recruit that is hired by our Recruiting Department. 

  • $250 is paid to the driver when the recruit delivers their 1st load. 
  • $250 is paid to the driver after 3 months of the recruit’s hire date. 
  • $250 is paid to the driver after 6 months of the recruit’s hire date. 
  • $250 is paid to the driver after 9 months of the recruit’s hire date. 
  • $250 is paid to the driver after 1 year from the recruit’s hire date. 

We reward you for going through our orientation! We know that your time is valuable, so we pay every driver $200 after completing the two-day orientation class. 

Our two-day orientation includes a private hotel room with complimentary breakfast and lunch for both days, with shuttle service to and from the terminal. 

  • Paid Weekly  
  • Paid Loaded/Empty Miles  
  • Direct Deposit 
  • 99% No Touch  
  • 70% Drop & Hook 
  • 100% Paid Lumpers 
  • Vacation Pay 
  • Holiday Pay 
  • Extra Stop Pay 
  • Health Insurance 
  • Dental Insurance 
  • Vision Insurance
  • Per Diem 
  • Matching 401k 
  • Best Pass for Tolls 
  • Longevity Bonus, paid on hiring anniversary

Gray Transportation operates 175 late model conventional tractors with 500 trailers.  

In 2016,  Gray began leasing tractors from Ryder. We are currently leasing 175, 2019-2021 Volvos. Along with the lease program,  Gray has contracted the maintenance program with Ryder on all leased vehicles. This allows Gray to utilize over 800 locations nationwide to assure that these tractors are well maintained. Also gives drivers roadside assistance. 

Gray added great driver amenities when ordering these tractors. These features include auxiliary power units (APU), refrigerators, Bendix Wingman crash avoidance system, inverters, automatic transmissions along with double bunk condo cabs. 

 

Driver Type

  • Company Driver

Hiring Areas

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin

Pay Scale

  • Up to 54¢ per mile

Benefits

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

Driver Requirements

  • Minimum Age
  • 23
  • Minimum Experience
  • 2 years
  • License Types
  • Class A
  • Freight / Trailer Types
  • Dry Van
  • Driving Preference
  • OTR (Over-The-Road)
  • Allowable Moving Violations
  • 5
  • Allowable Preventable Accidents
  • 5
  • Hazmat Endorsement
  • No
  • DWI/DUI Accepted
  • No

General

  • Time Away From Home
  • 1 - 3 weeks
  • Paid Orientation
  • Yes
  • Rider Program Spouse
  • Yes
  • Rider Program Child
  • Yes
  • Pets
  • Yes