We’re hiring truck drivers in Columbus, Ohio

As a truck driver for W.W. Transport in the Columbus division, you would be responsible for delivering bulk flour and other food grade products from our Columbus terminal to customers in the surrounding areas.

With the distance of the deliveries averaging about 150 miles, most loads are able to be delivered in a single day, meaning more home time for you.

Our terminal is located directly adjacent to the mill and is equipped with a shop and tank wash on site. This means you don’t have to travel far to retrieve your load or clean trailer, and if your equipment needs serviced, our experienced mechanics are only a stone’s throw away.

Frequently Asked Questions

Benefits

Is health insurance offered?

Health insurance is offered to full time employees the first of the month following 60 days of employment.

Is there a 401K plan?

Yes, full time employees can sign up for 401K immediately upon being hired. After one year of employment, company match will begin.

What is the vacation package?

After 1 year of employment, drivers are offered a $1,000 vacation package. When combined with our quarterly performance bonus, and annual safety bonus, drivers can receive over $4,000 per year in bonuses

What pay can expected?

On average Driver’s weekly gross pay is between $1,000 and $1,300 per week. Drivers are guaranteed to make at least $200 per day worked.

Is direct deposit available?

Yes, in fact we prefer that you sign up for direct deposit. Paper checks are also available.

How often will I be home?

Home Daily! All routes can be turned within a driver’s 14 hour window.

Job Details

What will I be hauling?

Bulk flour in pneumatic tanks. (Tanker endorsement NOT required)

Are trucks manual or automatic?

Most of the Columbus fleet is currently manual, however we do have some automatic trucks.

How long is the training period?

Training is specific to the individual being trained, and is therefore different for each new hire. We want everyone to be comfortable in all aspects of the position.

What is the average length of haul?

142 miles loaded. Empty on return.

Will I work weekends?

Yes, weekends will be required. The manager rotates weekends among drivers, and specific dates can be requested off with proper notice. Additionally, there is premium pay per load delivered on Saturday and Sunday.

What are the hours?

Drivers generally start between 3am and 4am and end approximately 12 hours later.

Where will I pick-up/deliver?

Pick up is at Ardent Mills in Columbus, OH. There are multiple consignees, however, at this time, all can be turned in a single day.

Are multiple loads hauled per day?

Drivers typically only haul one load per day. However, if the loads are short enough, a driver may be asked to haul two loads in one day.

Where is the terminal located?

The terminal is located on the west side of Columbus at 405 Commerce Square.