Watkins Motor Transport Company Drivers

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Watkins Motor Lines

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Watkins Motor Lines Company Drivers

Welcome to Watkins

Watkins Motor Lines has been in the trucking business for more than 65 years and is one of the top 10 LTL carriers in the country today. Family owned, union-free, and financially stable, Watkins Motor Lines is one of the few carriers to make a profit every year since obtaining LTL operating authority in 1972.

John Watkins, WML's chairman of the board and CEO, says, "We want people to know we're proud of who we are. We have always been better than the other guys- our people are better, our service is better- our trucks are cleaner- and the sense of family we have with our employees is stronger."

Why work for Watkins Motor Lines?

  • Joining one of the best LTL companies in the industry
  • Being treated with dignity and respect
  • Having opportunities to grow
  • Being considered an important member of our work family

Watkins Motor Lines Company Driver Pay:

  • Solo driver $.4553 per mile and $18.80 per hour
  • Team driver $.2459 per mile and $9.80 per hour
  • Paid loaded or empty
  • Paid bi-weekly / direct deposit
  • Delay / Layover / Breakdown / Drop and Hook Pay
  • Fuel Card

Watkins Motor Lines Company Driver Benefits:

  • Health Care Plan including Dental, Vision, and Prescription Coverage- the company pays 90% of the premium and the employee pays 10%
  • 1 week paid vacation after 6 months
  • 9 paid holidays per year
  • 6 paid personal days per year
  • Paid training programs
  • 401K plan

Watkins Motor Lines Company Driver Bonuses:

  • Sign on bonuses for team drivers only in the following areas:
    • Kansas City, MO- $1,000
    • San Bernardino, CA- $1,000
    • Harrisburg, PA- $1,500
    • Chicago, IL- $2,000
    • Cincinnati, OH- $2,000
    • Seattle, WA- $2,000
    • Salt Lake City, UT- $2,000
  • Company Referral Bonus- $1,000

Watkins Motor Lines Company Driver Home Time:

Out 7 days, 2 days off. Solo drivers average 2500 to 3500 miles per week. Team drivers average 4750 to 5000 miles per week.

Watkins Motor Lines Company Driver Hiring Area:

Watkins Motor Lines Company Driver Hiring Area

Watkins Motor Lines Company Driver Requirements:

  • Must be 23 years of age
  • 1 year driving experience in the past 3 years
  • Max of 2 accidents in the last 3 years
  • Hazmat, Doubles/Triples Endorsements

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