CRST Expedited

Company Profile

  • Description: CRST Expedited is a family-owned business founded in 1955. We proudly serve as America's largest team carrier to major shippers across the nation.
  • Headquarters: Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Number of Terminals: 4
  • Number of Trucks: 1250
  • Number of Owner Operators: 450
  • Type of Freight Hauled: Dry-Van and Refrigerated
  • Operating Area: All 48 States
  • Equipment Type: Freightliner- Straight Ten Transmissions/53' Dry vans

Hiring Area

  • Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin


  • Minimum Age: 21
  • Type of Experience: no experience required
  • Endorsements:

Company Driver Compensation

  • Starting Pay - No Experience: Call for Details! 866-485-7906
  • Pay - 1 Year Experience: Call for Details! 866-485-7906
  • Pay - 2 Years Experience: Call for Details! 866-485-7906
  • Pay - 3 Years Experience: Call for Details! 866-485-7906
  • Pay - 4 Years Experience: Call for Details! 866-485-7906
  • Pay - 5 Years Experience: Call for Details! 866-485-7906
  • Pay - 10 Years Experience: Call for Details! 866-485-7906

Owner Operator Compensation

  • Owner Operator Pay: 70% of revenue

Other Compensation

  • Pay Cycle/Periods: weekly
  • Direct Deposit: Yes
  • Layover Pay: Yes
  • Breakdown Pay: Yes
  • Loading/Unloading Pay: N/A
  • Tarp Pay: N/A
  • N.Y.C. Pay: No
  • Stop Off Pay: Yes
  • Paid Lumpers: Yes
  • Per Diem: yes


  • Medical Plan: Yes
  • Waiting Period for Medical Benefits: Day-One Medical
  • Dental Plan: Yes
  • Vision Plan: No
  • Retirement Plan: Yes
  • Profit Sharing: No
  • Bobtail Insurance (owner operators): Yes
  • Worker's Comp. Insurance (owner operators): Yes
  • Physical Damage Insurance (owner operators): Yes


  • Sign On: Yes
  • Safety: Yes
  • Performance: No
  • Fuel: No
  • Longevity: No
  • Recruiting: Yes

Additional Information

  • Slip Seating: Yes
  • 24x7 Dispatch: Yes
  • Rider Program: No
  • Pet Policy: No
  • Paid Orientation: N/A
  • Orientation # of Days: 4
  • Free Training: Yes
  • Lease Purchase Available: Yes
  • Home Time: Out 3-4 weeks home 3-4 days
  • Unloading Required: N/A
  • If yes, specify:: 99% No Touch
  • Take Truck Home: Yes

Additional Comments

Start Here, Stay Here.

-Recent Graduates - Tuition Reimbursement!

-Experienced - Earn more as a Lead Driver and Train your own partner!

-Students - Sponsored Class CDL A with job placement!

-Military Veterans - Earn your Class A CDL with our New Apprenticeship Program!

-Dedicated - Dedicated Lanes available in certain markets!

Call for details!866-485- 7906

CRST Expedited, Inc. is the nation's largest team carrier and has been recognized as one of the top dry van companies in America. We are extremely proud of our company's reputation, which exceeds 50 years, and believe that our success can be attributed to the professional drivers we employ and the excellent staff and management team that cares about our drivers.

As the largest team carrier in the nation, we offer more miles, more money, and guaranteed hometime!

We are committed to hiring qualified individuals who are dedicated to driving safely and meeting the needs of our customers. We have opportunities for experienced teams, experienced OTR driver trainers, Owner Operator teams, Lease Purchase teams, recent school graduates, or those looking for a company sponsored training program. Drivers are the foundation of CRST. In our Gold Rules culture, we recognize that our drivers are the most important part of our business. Your success is vital to our company's success! We are committed to respecting our drivers, responding to issues, and resolving problems tothe best of our ability.


In as little as three weeks of sponsored training at an approved CRST facility, you’ll be on the road, traveling the country, as a professional truck driver. CRST helps hundreds of students earn their Class A License every year. With CRST Expedited, you'll be running the longest miles in the industry for some of the largest and most well-known companies in the nation.

CRST offers great solutions for people wanting a rewarding and exciting career.

Must be 21 years old to apply. Call for details! 866-485- 7906

Pay & Benefits:

Our student program helps you launch a rewarding truck driving career.

-Guaranteed home time: one day off for every week out

-In as few as six months earn even more as a lead driver

-Longest average miles in the industry - earn more!

-Hazmat Mileage Bonus of $.04 more per mile

-Affordable top-carrier medical, dental, and life insurance

-Matched 401(k) plan

-99% no-touch, 80% drop-and- hook freight

-Average fleet age of just 1 1/4 years

-Hundreds of new trucks with late-model equipment

-Industry-leading safety program

Call for details! 866-485- 7906

Military Apprenticeship Program

CRST Expedited's Military Apprenticeship Program pays you for your service while you earn your Class A CDL. If you use your GI Bill you can earn additional tax free income. Active Military Reservists and Honorably Discharged Veterans also receive a sign on bonus and pay credit for your time served.

Call a Military Specialist Recruiter for Details! 866-413- 4697

Driver Trainer Opportunities!

As an experienced driver you can even make more as a lead driver - earning an additional $.08 per mile.

With our "train your own partner" program, not only can you can earn while you train, your partner will start out with 6 months pay credit.

20/10 Program

CRST Expedited's 3-Person Team Driver Program teams three professional truck drivers that live in the same area. Earn similar paychecks to teams driving a full month - the best combination between driver hometime and miles/pay you'll find in the industry.

Work 20 days with 10 days off at home, only 2 drivers in tractor at any given time.

Lease Purchase Program

Are you a professional driver passionate about taking your career to the next level? If you have 6 months recent CDL A over the road driving experience, a good work history, and safety record you may

qualify for CRST’s Lease Purchase program!

-No Credit Check, No Money Down

-Low truck payments

-Low Deadhead, No Forced Dispatch

-Lucrative percentage pay package - Double your Profits!

-Aggressive fuel discounts

-Guaranteed Hometime

-Currently Leasing Freightliner Columbias & Cascadias 2013-2014

CRST offers 70% of revenue plus 97% fuel surcharge- current fleet earns on average $1.45 per mile to the contractor. CRST offers opportunities for teams, solos, lead drivers, and dedicated lanes in certain markets. As a Lease Purchase driver you can double your miles by training a CRST driving school graduate or hiring a co-driver from our fleet.

Call one of our Lease Purchase Specialists with over 25 years of trucking experience! 866-234- 3458

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