Smithway Motor Xpress Corp: (SMX) The Right Direction


Smithway Motor Xpress Corp. is a premier van truckload and flatbed carrier which provides nationwide transportation services primarily on flatbed truckloads throughout the United States and Canada. They are involved in building materials, steel, heavy equipment and other commodities industries.

Company services include flatbed, specialized flatbed, van, dedicated contract services and logistics services.

Smith has the capability to meet customersÂâ€Ã¢„¢ needs and can fulfill them by over 1,200 company drivers, independent contractors and state-of-the-art fleet of trucks.

To enhance operating efficiencies and customer services, SMX uses the latest technologies in the trucking industry. For example, Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) allows customers transmit shipment information electronically and monitor its status. This information reduces paperwork, phone calls, manual data entry faxes and handling cost.

Customer can access the freight location 24 hours a day via satellite. The system also provides direct communication between the driver and company.

To be a company driver you must be at least 23 years, no more than 3 moving violations in the last 3 years, any felony, possess a class A CDL, pass physical and drug screening and have a good work history.

Once you fulfill all those qualifications you will become in a company driver and would have the opportunity to enjoy the compensation packages like bonuses, fuel card program, rider program, dental, vision, health insurances, simplified employee pension plan, use of company trailer, direct deposit pay system and 14 terminal networks.