Star Transport Inc. is a transportation company in Morton, Illinois, specializing in shipments with time-sensitive deadlines. It covers all of the Eastern USA, and reaches far out to the west to places like Texas, Nebraska and Kansas. Founded in 1940, its fleet has grown a great deal since the 1980s to 900 tractors. This makes it one of the fastest growing transportation companies in the industry. All the trucks are brand new with an average age of 2.5 years; they are also owned by the company. The benefits of driving this quality equipment are coupled with an excellent pay in all dispatched miles. It is open for entry-level as well as experienced drivers, with salary of 26 to 29 cents per mile, based on experience, with fuel incentives and detention and layover pay. Star also provides medical, life and dental insurance, training, paid vacation and 401K retirement plan. The basic requirements to apply for a position in this company are having less than three violations in the last three years, no record of reckless driving or suspension in the last 5 years and a physical and drug screening done by an approved physician.
Star offers the latest technology in its services. Qualcomm Satellite system communication, Electronic data interchange technology, and online load tracking are some of its safety measures to provide the customers the best possible service.