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4201 16th Avenue Southwest
Cedar Rapids, IA, 52404

800-677-5627

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West Side Transport | Truck Driving Jobs

Trucking Company Overview:

General Information

West Side Transport offers many opportunities for different experience levels, along with different needs as far as home time and pay. Quickly becoming the next up and coming trucking company that offers various opportunities that fit anyone's needs. 

DRIVER ADVANTAGES:

  • 99% No Touch Freight
  • West Side Transport Driver App.
  • Driver Referrals ($2,000 bonus)
  • Dog Policy
  • PrePass to keep your out-of-pocket expenses to a minimum
  • Medical, Vision, Dental and 401(k) with company match
  • No hazmat required
  • Rider policy*
  • Weekly payroll
  • Driver Mentor Program

Regional - Home Weekends

$50,000 to $75,000/year - $6,000 Name your Bonus

Home time is very, very important to you and us which is why 85% of our drivers are local, dedicated or regional which means you will be home every weekend, if not every day!

Regional Driver Openings:

  • $.42 to $.56 CPM
  • Choose your Home Time
  • Home every weekend
  • Weekly Minimum Pay Commitment
  • Name your Bonus - $6,000
  • 99% No touch freight
  • Medical, Vision, Dental and 401(k) with company match
  • Stop pay, Layover pay, Trailer Reposition pay, Detention pay, and Breakdown pay
  • WST Driver App

Local Home Daily

Full-time – Up to $60,000/year – Paid Time Off Bonus

West Side Transport has increased home daily positions by 53% since 2016, resulting in fleet growth in all home daily positions!

Home Daily Openings

  • $.55 to $.73 CPM
  • Paid Time Off Bonus – earn 18 days
  • 99% No touch freight
  • Medical, Vision, Dental and 401(k) with company match
  • Stop pay, Layover pay, Trailer Reposition pay, Detention pay, and Breakdown pay
  • WST Driver App

 Dedicated Flex - Home ALL Weekend

$50,000 to $70,000/year – 85% drop and hook

Home time is very, very important to you and us which is why 85% of our drivers are local, dedicated or regional which means you will be home every weekend, if not every day!

Home All Weekend Openings:

  • Home Friday to Monday
  • Customer Dedicated Freight – 98% Customer Freight
  • 85% Drop and Hook
  • Planned 24 to 36 hours in advance
  • 99% No touch freight
  • Medical, Vision, Dental and 401(k) with company match
  • Stop pay, Layover pay, Trailer Reposition pay, Detention pay, and Breakdown pay
  • WST Driver App

 

We hire Recent Graduates from IA, IL, IN, OH, MI, MN, KY, TN, and WI.

We hire Experienced Drivers from IA, MN, WI, IL, IN, OH, MI, TN, KY, PA, NY, NJ, TN, and MO.


West Side Transport offers state-of-the-art equipment and one of the best pay packages in the industry. But it's our drivers that really set us apart. We employ highly qualified, experienced drivers and continually reward them for their excellence.

DRIVER ADVANTAGES:

  • 99% No Touch Freight
  • West Side Transport Driver App.
  • Driver Referrals ($2,000 bonus)
  • Dog Policy
  • Qualcomm satellite communications
  • PrePass to keep your out-of-pocket expenses to a minimum
  • No hazmat required
  • Rider policy*
  • Weekly payroll
  • Driver Mentor Program

* Contact West Side for more details on how to qualify.

MEDICAL INSURANCE:

West Side Transport strives to offer the best medical & dental insurance carriers and plans available in the industry. Please talk to one of our experienced recruiters for details.

LIFE INSURANCE:

  • $20,000 free coverage
  • Supplemental up to $300,000

RETIREMENT PLAN:

  • 401(k) available after only 6 months
    • Company Match 

 

Driver type:

  • Company Driver

Hiring By State:

  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kentucky
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • Tennessee
  • Wisconsin

Pay Scale

No Experience 40¢ - 44¢ per mile
1- year Experience 44¢ - 46¢ per mile
2- year Experience 46¢ - 48¢ per mile
3- year Experience 48¢ - 49¢ per mile
4- year Experience 50¢ - 54¢ per mile

Benefits

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

Driver Requirements

Minimum Age 22
Minimum Experience None
License Type Class A
Trailer Experience Accepted Auto Hauling, Double/Triples, Drop Deck, Dry Van, Flatbed, HHG, None, Other, Reefer, Specialized, Tanker
Driving Preference Dedicated, Local, OTR (Over-The-Road), Regional
Allowable Moving Violations 3
Allowable Preventable Accidents 3
Hazmat Endorsement No
DWI/DUI Accepted Yes

General

Time Away From Home Daily or Weekly or Bi-Weekly
Paid Orientation Yes
Rider Program Spouse Yes
Rider Program Child Yes
Pets Yes