Landstar is hiring Owner Operators from all 48 states


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This is Landstar. This is Freedom.

Landstar Independent Contractor Positions NationwideThe Landstar network is 100% Owner Operators. With no company trucks and no forced dispatch, you can choose your home time and the freight that's best for you.

The promise of freedom. It's why you became an owner-operator. Since then, you've heard a lot of promises, but haven't found that freedom. At Landstar, freedom is how we do business.

Freedom is having access to a large, diverse freight base twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. Freedom is a system that notifies you when your perfect load becomes available. Freedom is the peace of mind that comes from knowing that support will be there when you need it. This isn't a promise. This isn't a pledge. This is how we do business. This is freedom.

24/7 Available Freight

Landstar's large and diverse freight base means your perfect load is almost certainly right here waiting for you. Tomorrow's perfect load, too. With our nationwide network of independent sales agents working with thousands of customers across North America, you can be sure Landstar has a wide array of available freight every day. And with 24/7 access via our award-winning web site, you'll have unprecedented freedom to run where you want.

"Load Alerts"

Make our proprietary load matching software program, Load Alerts, your personal dispatcher that works 24/7 and only offers you shipments you want to haul.

With Load Alerts, you can input your personal profile and then request instant notification when a new shipment matching your specific criteria is posted on Landstar's available load board. You'll be notified via the method you select - just choose - either email, phone call, or both.

LCAPP (Landstar Contractor's Advantage Purchasing Program)

Landstar Owner Operator FreedomThis unique and exciting cost-savings program is only available to Landstar Business Capacity Owners. Formed in 1992, this voluntary program pools purchasing power of owner operators to cut your overall costs. From day one, you can start taking advantage of most LCAPP discounts, such as:

  • New and used trucks and trailers
  • Equipment financing
  • Tires
  • Parts & services
  • Extended engine warranties
  • Fuel (at over 1,000 locations)

Owner Operator Minimum Requirements

  • 23 years of age
  • Class A CDL with HazMat (H) or combination (X) endorsement.
  • No more than two at-fault accidents and two motor vehicle violations within the previous 36 months, or no more than one at-fault accident and three motor vehicle violations during the previous 36 months. No involvement in a preventable DOT recordable accident in the past 12 months.
  • Operators must have one year of verifiable over-the-road driving (including snow and ice) within the past three years or three years verifiable experience in the last 10 years, of which six months must be within the previous 48 months, with a Class A CDL using the type of equipment similar to what you will be operating at Landstar.
  • No felony convictions within the past seven years, and not more than one in your lifetime. Misdemeanors are reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
  • No positive drug or alcohol test including refusals and pre-employment results.
  • No suspensions of more than 30 days for moving violations in the last 36 months.
  • Proficient enough in English to understand highway traffic signs and signals, respond to official inquiries, make entries on reports and records, and converse with the public.
  • Provide and maintain proper levels and types of approved insurance during your lease with Landstar including:
    • Unladen Liability and Occupational Accident coverage or, in some cases, statutory Workers' Compensation coverage are mandatory. If you do not participate in the Unladen Liability and/or CPP (Occupational Accident insurance) programs, you must show comparable Unladen Liability coverage and/or Occupational Accident coverage through acceptable insurance carriers.
    • If statutory Workers' Compensation coverage is required and you do not participate in the fleet workers' compensation plan (FWCP) program, coverage must be provided by licensed carriers with acceptable interstate coverage.

These are minimum operator qualification standards subject to DOT requirements, and Landstar may impose more stringent requirements at its option. The decision whether to qualify an operator will be made by Landstar in its sole discretion and on a case-by-case basis

Independent Contractors wanted from all 48 states.

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