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Souderton, PA - Short Haul

Drive strong.

No freight’s more reliable than food

Make gains.

Earn at least $200 when dispatched under normal circumstances

Rest up.

Enjoy home time most nights.

Job Description


  • $200/day min: when dispatched under normal circumstances
  • 45 to 67 CPM: based on distance, for trips more than 30 miles from Souderton beef plant
  • $16.53/hour: for trips less than 30 miles from the plant
  • Orientation: $400
  • Trainee: $600
  • Stops/Pick-ups: $13
  • Load/unload: (optional for driver) $2.50 per thousand lbs
  • Lumper: paid by JBS
  • NYC Surcharge: $20/load
  • Wait Time: hourly rate (stats after 30 minutes)
  • Breakdown: hourly rate (up to 10 hours)
  • Shuttle: $7.50 per trailer


  • Health Benefits: medical, prescription, dental, and vision after 60 Days

Work & Route

  • Workdays: typically a five-day schedule, Mon-Fri or Sat-Wed; all drivers take turns with weekend work
  • Hours: deliveries as early as 12 AM; drivers should prepare to arrive early and work their full 14 hours
  • Required Locations/Conditions: NYC, NJ, and winter driving are required
  • Equipment: mix of daycabs and sleepers; new hires will be assigned sleepers and distance runs of 150+ miles
  • Home Time: most nights, but some layovers

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Driving Information


  • At least 21 years old
  • CDL-A with 1 year of tractor trailer experience
  • Mentor programs are available for drivers with less than a year of experience