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TransAm Trucking has many career opportunities for individuals who have the initiative and talent to succeed in a fast-paced teamwork-driven company. TransAm has terminals in Olathe, KS (Kansas City area) and Rockwall, TX (Dallas area) and has job openings that suit a wide variety of experience levels. A competitive benefits package includes a casual, smoke-free work environment, health, dental, life and disability insurance coverages, 401(k) plan, cafeteria 125 plan, paid time off, service awards, discounted membership to select health clubs, and percentage discounts with select wireless phone carriers.

Fleet Management Administrative Assistant – Olathe, KS

We are adding an Administrative Assistant to our Fleet Management Department.  This position is responsible for assisting various functions such as reviewing pending service failure reports, providing guidance to drivers on company policies, scheduling driver travel requests, obtaining missing paperwork from drivers, data entry and scanning, as well as other general administrative tasks. This position requires excellent computer skills, the ability to multi-task, listening and communicating effectively over the phone and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced setting. This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm.

A/R Billing Specialist – Olathe, KS

We are looking to add a Billing Specialist to our Accounts Receivable department. This position is responsible for managing correspondence between clients and other company departments, preparing invoices and monthly reconciliations, collecting on missing documentation, and acting as backup for other accounting members. This job requires teamwork, excellent communication and organizational skills, along with accounting experience. This is a full-time position working Monday-Friday daytime hours.

Driver Payroll Associate – Olathe, KS

We are hiring an associate in our Driver Payroll.  This position is responsible for various payroll processing procedures, communicating with drivers, balancing specific payroll accounts, and verifying accuracy of weekly payroll runs.  This job requires teamwork, excellent communication skills and attention to detail, along with payroll experience.  This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday daytime hours.

Driver Recruiter- Olathe, KS

We are adding a Driver Recruiter to our Human Resources department. Job duties include pre-screening incoming driver applications, utilizing the Automatic Call Dialer system to make and receive 100+ calls, provide excellent customer service to potential drivers by explaining the job and benefits we offer, and setting up drivers for orientation. Must have excellent communication and multi-tasking skills and be able to accurately input data in a fast-paced setting. This is a full time position working Monday through Friday, 7:30am-4:30pm.

Road Assist Coordinator – Olathe, KS

Submit your application to be considered for future openings in our Road Assist department. This position will train in with basic repairs and troubleshooting procedures of standard company equipment, as well as monitoring breakdowns remotely through phone and electric correspondence. Responsibilities will include assisting drivers regarding diagnosis of their breakdown, gathering critical information, using independent judgment to find the best solution, negotiating services pricing and warranty coverage with vendors, and processing invoices. The ideal candidate will have diesel-specific experience or education, intermediate computer skills, and excellent communication skills. This is a full-time position working Monday-Friday extended daytime hours OR 7on/7off day shifts OR 7on/7off night shifts.

Tractor and Trailer Technicians – Olathe, KS

Submit your application to be considered for future openings in our Maintenance shop.  These positions are responsible for performing oil changes, brake adjustments, light system repairs, minor accident damage, clutch jobs, minor engine repairs and other routine preventative maintenance on our fleet of diesel tractors and trailers. Welding skills are a plus. The ideal candidate must be self-motivated, dependable, and have 1-2 years or diesel-specific experience or equivalent training/education. These are full-time positions working Monday-Friday, 6:30am-3:30pm OR 3:15pm-12:00am.

Claims Administrator – Olathe, KS

We are hiring a Claims Administrator in our Risk Management department.  Job duties and responsibilities include working with accident, cargo, and work comp claims along with other administrative tasks as assigned.  This position requires excellent computer and typing skills, the ability to multi-task, listening and communicating effectively over the phone and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced setting.  Must be self-motivated and outgoing.  This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday, daytime hours with rotating weekend work.

Planning Management Trainee – Olathe, KS

We are hiring a Planning Management Trainee in our Planning department. This position will train in various operational areas of the company and will learn fundamental functions of our Planning department. Responsibilities include processing load information and updates, matching loads with available trucks, proactively identifying problems and executing corrective action, and identifying proactive opportunities to improve utilization and driver miles. This job requires analytical thinking and attention to detail, along with excellent communication and computer skills.  The ideal candidate will possess the necessary skills and motivation to excel and move up within our organization. This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday daytime hours. Eligible applicants must be open to work a rotating schedule, including weekends, after being promoted into the Planner position.

Fleet Operations Management Trainee – Olathe, KS

We are hiring an Operations Management Trainee in our Fleet Management department. This position will train in various operational areas of the company and will learn the fundamental functions of our company. Responsibilities will include communicating and managing drivers via telephone and the mobile communication system, tracking statistical data and implementing proactive solutions to issues and processing time sensitive information. This job requires excellent communication and computer skills, attention to detail and the ability to multi-task and function in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will possess the necessary skills and motivation to excel and move up within our organization. This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday daytime hours. Promotion opportunities may be Monday-Friday day shifts or 7on/7off day or night shifts. Eligible applicants must be open to work ANY of the aforementioned shifts when promoted.

Logistics Sales Account Manager – Olathe, KS

We have an immediate opening for a Sales Account Manager position in TA Logistics.  This position will include extensive phone work for prospecting and cold calling, setting up new accounts, and maintaining accounts by booking and scheduling freight.  The ideal candidate will be a motivated, energetic person that likes to succeed! The job requires a love for sales, excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and basic computer knowledge. This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday, daytime hours.

Tractor & Trailer Technician – Rockwall, TX

We have an immediate opening for a Tractor Technician and a Trailer Technician in our maintenance shop in Rockwall, TX. These positions are responsible for performing oil changes, brake adjustments, light system repairs, minor accident damage, clutch jobs, minor engine repairs, and other routine preventative maintenance. Welding skills are preferred but not required. Must be highly motivated, dependable and have one year of relevant mechanical experience or equivalent training or education. These are full-time positions working Monday-Friday, 10:00am-7:00pm.

Free DIRECTV

TransAm is pleased to provide DIRECTV in our trucks at no charge to our drivers! The package includes a 24" flat screen TV, DVR and access to more than 100 channels including the NFL Sunday Ticket and HBO. We are always on the lookout for ideas to improve the quality of our driver's lives on the road and we hope this service is a great benefit for our drivers.

Tuition Reimbursement Program

TransAm Trucking offers a tuition reimbursement program to our student drivers. We want to invest in you and help you repay your truck driving school loan. We hire graduates of truck driving school programs across the country and we will reimburse $125 per month up to $6,000.

Great Equipment

As a company driver, you will have access to great equipment including the Kenworth T680 equipped with the PACCAR MX engine which is fuel efficient, environmentally friendly and very quiet. All trucks have automatic transmissions which mean less fatigue in traffic, a safer, smoother ride, and great fuel mileage. All trucks have condo cabs, dual bunks, refrigerators, CD players, Auxiliary Power Units, inverters and are satellite radio-equipped. At their option, Independent Contractors who wish to lease a tractor through ONE Leasing will have access to this same great equipment.

Qualification Requirements

  • Class A CDL
  • Excellent driving record
  • Minimum 21 years old
  • No DUI convictions in the last two years
  • No more than two preventable accidents in the last 36 months
  • DOT physical and drug screen required

Company Drivers

  • Experienced - 32 cents per mile loaded and empty*
  • Students - 30 cents per mile loaded and empty*
  • Paid Vacations
  • Medical, dental, and life insurance options
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Section 125 cafeteria plan
  • Medical expense reimbursement account
  • Dependent care reimbursement account
Medical and dental insurance premiums are deducted from your paycheck before taxes. You take home more money because your taxable income is less. Pretax savings accounts offer tax savings and allow you to plan for these expenses.

Independent Contractors

  • 84 cents per mile loaded and empty*
  • A contract you can understand
  • Paid base Plate and Permits
  • Free Transflo remote paperwork processing
  • Optional discount fuel network
  • Fuel surcharge paid on loaded and empty miles
  • 100% lumper reimbursement
  • Paid reefer fuel
  • Paid Tolls
  • Liberal passenger plan
  • No hazmat
  • Stop pay $40 (after first)
  • Tax Advantages
  • Bonus Program
*includes per diem