Brad Hackett talks about what it takes to become a successful contractor with Celadon. Learn more about the difference between being a company driver and contractor with us.
Did you know Celadon allows you to have a non aggressive pet on board with you while you are driving over the road? Check out how you can get approved to have your pet with you while working at Celadon.
Celadon is looking for drivers for our new Tanker division in the Indianapolis area. You must have 6 months of driving experience.
If you or someone you know is interested, call 800-899-2740!
• Make $18/hour
• Home most nights
• NOT responsible for tolls
• Must be available Mon-Sun
• Drivers will run from Indianapolis to locations within 300 miles of Indianapolis.
• No Tanker Endorsement needed
Here are five apps that will help you maximize your rest time. These apps will allow you to plan ahead by locating the nearest spot and some may let you reserve parking.
Our first 2017 Driver of the Month is, Norman Jackson. He has ran almost 10,000 miles within the past month which is amazing considering it was during the holiday season.
Kathy, Norman's Driver Manager says, "I love working with Norm; he has a very pleasant demeanor. He trains his trainees not only on the technicalities of driving a truck but the qualcomm and many macros drivers are responsible for as well. I like to have the drivers he trains on my fleet after they complete the training program because I know that they got trained by Norm. I hope dispatch Norm for many years to come, we make a great TEAM."
Do you know someone who is wanting to use their GI Bill benefits? Get hands on training at our driving school? We also have the VA apprenticeship program with hands on training.
Celadon is now offering teams a $4000 sign-on pay supplement beginning January 1.
Q. Who is eligible for this $4000 Team Sign-on pay supplement?
A. Any Celadon Team Driver hired after January 1,2017 is eligible and will qualify.
Q. What if current solo drivers who have never driven team decide to drive team? Do they qualify?
A. Yes, they would qualify.
Q. How is the pay supplement paid out?
A. This is performance-based. As drivers hit each of the four Mileage Payout Milestones (30,000-60,000-90,000-120,000), they will receive a $1000 payout.
Q. Exactly how will it be calculated?
A. It will be calculated on all paid team dispatched miles for each week, divided by two.
Q. When do I receive the payouts?
A. Payouts are calculated weekly and will be paid the week following achievement of mileage milestone.
Q. I am currently on a team and I am losing my partner. Is there some way for me to qualify?
A. Yes, if your new partner is eligible (for example-a new team driver), then you become eligible.
Q. Does this new sign on pay supplement replace the milage utilization or other programs for teams?
A. No. All company bonuses and lease operator incentives including the utilization, HAZMAT and double endorsement bonuses and incentives are still available to team drivers.
Questions regarding the sign-on pay supplement can be submitted to Josh Shaffer at Jshaffer@celadontrucking.com
Our driving school offers hands on training, housing, and guaranteed job placement with Celadon. Do you know someone who is starting a new driving career at the beginning of the year, check out this video and tell them to give CDA a call.
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