Owner Operators: North Dakota

Jacobson Transport, Inc., is seeking Owner Operators for home daily and regional work in:

  • Eastern North Dakota

We are located in Wahpeton, N.D., but drivers can keep their truck at home between deliveries. We are a small, flexible transportation company, and we are eager to work with you!

  • $225,000 to $295,000
  • $2.25 to $2.55 a mile
  • We pay:
    •  72% of the freight
    • 100% of the Fuel Surcharge
    • 100% of the billable tolls
  • Major fuel rebates through our EFS Card
  • Weekly Settlements
  • ELD provided at no charge
  • IFTA Filing Service
  • Detention Pay
  • Offer affordable Physical Damage, Bobtail, and Occupational Accident Insurance
  • Equipment Requirements: Wet Kit/Hydro-Pac: We’ll help install
  • In-transit-Heat Capabilities: We’ll help install

If you live near the following areas or cities, APPLY TODAY HERE:

  • Eastern North Dakota
  • Eastern South Dakota
  • Western Minnesota
  • Southwestern Minnesota
  • Northern Iowa
  • Benson
  • Glenwood
  • Dawson
  • Marshall
  • Montevideo

For more information, call: 

Brandon Bulson at 701-642-4770

Description:

Jacobson Transport Inc. is a HAZMAT/NON-HAZMAT trucking company that hauls mostly regionally in the MN, SD, ND, IA areas, hauling propane, ammonia, liquid yeast, molasses, sugar, asphalt among other things. Some of our regional driving opportunities are still home daily every day or every other day. We are looking for a experienced truck driver to serve our supply chain logistics department in a safe and timely manner.

Requirements:

  • CDL
  • Good driving record
  • HAZMAT or Tanker endorsements are required for certain opportunities
  • Many of our positions require 6 months CDL driving experience for trucking school graduates or 1-year CDL driving experience, but we also offer opportunities, such as a pre-loader, for new CDL recipients to gain experience while earning a competitive wage

Responsibilities:

  • Transport goods to and from manufacturing plants or retail distribution centers
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
  • Document and log work/rest periods and miles spent driving and retain fuel receipts
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions
  • Report defects, accidents or violations

Skills:

  • Proven work experience as a truck driver
  • Hands on experience with electronic equipment and software (E-Logs)
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • No recent moving or driving violations
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc.)
  • Valid truck driving license
  • Ability to obtain HAZMAT Endorsement
  • Tanker Endorsement required to pull a tanker

About Us:

Since 1935, Jacobson Transport Inc. has hauled a variety of products, such as liquid yeast, molasses, liquid sugar, caustic acid, liquid fertilizer, liquid propane, anhydrous ammonia and grain, in tanker, pressure-vessel (HAZMAT) and live bottom trailers. The company is located in Wahpeton, N.D., and transports goods from North Dakota to Texas. 

Jacobson Transport is dedicated to enhancing the service provided to our customers and strives to play an active role in assisting customers to thrive and excel in their respective industry. We do this by providing our customers, and their customers, superior customer service and through the belief that all business relationships can be mutually beneficial when honesty and integrity are the cornerstones of that relationship.