Swift Transportation New Driver Orientation

By: Bubbajunk.com

Swift Transportation Company, Inc.
Swift Transportation Company is hiring Company Drivers

Swift Transportation New Driver Orientation

Orientation Locations are based on which Division you are driving in.
Weekly orientation starts on Mondays- Lasts 2 1/2 days

Dry Van Division Orientation Locations:
(Orientation at the terminal closest to where you live)




Atlanta, GA
Columbus, OH
Detroit, MI
Eden, NC
Greer, SC
Harrisburg, PA
Ocala, FL
Richmond, VA
South Plainfield, NJ
Selkirk, NY
Syracuse, NY

Corsicana, TX
Edwardsville, KS
Gary, IN
Lancaster, TX
Manteno, IL
Memphis, TN
Menasha, WI
Minneapolis, MN
Oklahoma City, OK
Shoals, IN

Albuquerque, NM
Denver, CO
El Paso, TX
Fontana, CA
Laredo, TX
Lathrop, CA
Lewiston, ID
Phoenix, AZ
Pueblo, CO
Salt Lake City, UT
Sparks, NV
Sumner, WA
Troutdale, OR
Willows, CA

Flatbed Division Orientation Locations:

Phoenix, AZ- (New recruits from Western states)

Gary, IN- (New recruits from Midwest states)

Greer, SC- (New recruits from Eastern states)

Orientation Schedule:


  • Work Well physical assessment
  • DOT physical
  • DOT drug screen
  • Photos
  • Finish up any application paperwork
  • New hire paperwork
  • Swift road test for anyone not graduating from a school in the last 60 days
  • Videos
  • Welcome from Jerry Moyes, President and CEO
  • Quality Assurance
  • Policies / Procedures
  • Safety
  • Sexual Harassment QualComm training


  • Operation presentation
  • Permits
  • Payroll
  • Logs
  • Videos
  • Emergency Response
  • Rollovers
  • Railroads
  • Security
  • Haz-Mat
  • O.S. & D.
  • Clean Fleet
  • Logs


  • Finish up New Hire paperwork
  • Finish up any missed training
  • Get Driver code
  • Get Fuel Card
  • Get Truck (if experienced)
  • Get Trainer (if trainee)
  • Get going!

What to bring:

Here is a list of things you should bring with you to orientation, if you live in the same city as orientation then you can bring the packed clothing materials to orientation on Day 3.

  • 2 forms of ID including your Class A CDL drivers license
  • Voided check for direct deposit
  • Pillow
  • Sleeping bag or blankets
  • 4 changes of clothing (seasonal)
  • Light jacket
  • Sunglasses
  • Work gloves
  • Change of shoes
  • Bath towel
  • Coveralls or old clothing
  • Pocket calculator Small notebook
  • Personal toiletries
  • Flashlight
  • Money for food and extras
  • Book or magazine for spare time
  • 9/16 open end box wrench
  • Walkman for spare time
  • Water jug / water bottle