Local Class B Owner Operator Driver Job in Newark, NJ

Forward Air Inc

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Newark, NJ


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Local Class B Owner Operator Driver Job – Newark, New Jersey

Truck Driver, Class B CDL Owner Operator, Straight Truck with Lift Gate, Local Pick-Up and Delivery – EWR

Position: Local Pick-Up and Delivery / City Owner Operator Class B CDL

Compensation: Averaging $1,800 – $2,000 / week (pre-tax/fuel)

Schedule: Full-time, Monday – Friday (optional Saturdays depending on freight volume). Dedicated dependable schedule. Shifts are from 8 AM – 6 PM, averaging 10 hours / day running local pick-up and delivery routes. Home daily and off on the weekends! Call for more information…

Location: Newark, NJ 07114 (EWR)

 Company Overview:

Forward Air, Inc. has an impressive network of 93 freight terminals located at or near airports across the United States and Canada. The foundation product for Forward Air is our expedited LTL service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage-free deliveries between cities every day.  By locating terminals near airports and maintaining a scheduled transportation network, we are a convenient and consistent service provider with broad geographic coverage.

As an industry leader we are dedicated to finding and developing the best people. We want individuals who share our core values and demonstrate a true passion for what we do.

Job Description:

Forward Air Transportation Services is looking for capable and dedicated Solo Owner Operators to partner with our LTL Division. Owner Operators are responsible for the local pick-up and delivery of our customers’ freight throughout our national network of terminals. This position is for a CDL-B Local PUD Straight Truck with Lift Gate. The ideal candidate should be friendly and experienced.


  • Weekly settlements with direct deposit option
  • Regionally based FSC (fuel surcharge) program with discounts at the pump up to $0.25 per gallon
  • 100% paid tolls and pre-pass / EZ pass
  • No charge for Qualcomm (after 1 year) and no charge for base plates (after 2 years)
  • Tire discounts and maintenance program
  • Driver advocate service provided to you by our Contractor Relations Team

Job Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Daily delivery of our customers freight in a safe, timely, and professional manner
  • Provide superior customer service
  • Assist dock operations with the loading/unloading of freight
  • Maintain logs (Electronic or paper), not required for non-DOT regulated equipment
  • Conduct Pre-trip inspections and monitor vehicle performance to ensure safe operation
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Willing to work a flexible schedule- Hours vary based on shift and freight volumes; Home Daily
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Class B CDL required
  • Hazmat is not required, but preferred
  • Must be at least 23 years of age
  • Previous Driving Experience: 12 months in the past 3 years and/or 24 months in the past 5 years
  • No more than 2 violations on MVR for past 36 months
  • Must adhere to all DOT requirements & regulations
  • All applicants are subject to a criminal background investigation

©2017 FAF Inc.*All statements and requirements defined in this advertisement are for marketing purposes only. Actual revenue, bonuses, benefits & opportunities may vary from the advertised rates depending on division and the individual driver’s qualifications and experience.*

Newark, New Jersey Local Class B Owner Operator Driving Job

Forward Air Local Class B Owner Operator Driver Job in Newark, NJ

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