How do I get a swift trucking job?
I'm considering working for Swift Transportation but want to know the best way to get a driving job with them. I've seen several sites that allow you to apply online for a Swift trucking job, but I'm not sure which companies are good to apply with and which ones to stay away from. Thanks for your help!
Asked By: L.C. - 7/13/2007
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As you said, there are a number of sites out there, but my experience is that most of them seem to be unfamiliar about Swift Transportation, and trucking jobs in general. Those companies seem unreliable and unreachable... More
Answered By: thetruckingking - 7/13/2007
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If your looking to get a driving job w/ Swift, don't. They are 1 of the top worst companies to work for. I should know. I was w/ them for 6 months and the did nothing but screw me, as far as pay and home time. Try Central trucking, Knight, and Warner. They might not be the best, but they are better than Swift.
Answered By: Bonkers - 7/13/2007
All you have to do is apply swift will contact you back. believe they will "teach" you to drive in a 6 or 8 week course in memphis,tn then you will go out with a trainer for a predetermined amount of time.They are not a very good company but will get you "trained" and driving,I believe you have to sign a year contract... More
Answered By: scott h - 7/13/2007
I have driven a truck for over 25 years now, and the best way to get any kind of information on a company is to call their corporate offices. I have never driven for Swift, so I cant really give you much info about them as a company. However.....Companies like JB Hunt, Werner, etc. are the big boys in the game... More
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