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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), Rockwall, TX (Dallas area), and Tampa, FL 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.

Tire Technician – Tampa, FL

We are expanding to Tampa, FL and have an immediate opening for a Tire Technician to join our maintenance team. This position is responsible for mounting and dismounting tires, balancing and rotating tires, all tire repairs, and general tire maintenance. Applicants must be dependable and able to carry and maneuver items of various sizes and shapes up to 100lbs. Previous professional or personal mechanical experience and aptitude is required. This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday daytime hours.

Trailer & Reefer Technicians – Tampa, FL

We are expanding to Tampa, FL and have immediate openings for Trailer and Reefer Technicians. This position is responsible for performing trailer and reefer preventative maintenance, diagnosing and performing repairs, brake adjustments, minor accident damage and other routine preventative maintenance. Must be highly motivated, and have at least one year mechanical experience or equivalent training/education. Thermo-King experience helpful for Reefer Techs but not required. These are full-time positions working Monday through Friday daytime hours.

Tractor Technicians – Tampa, FL

We are expanding to Tampa, FL and have immediate openings for Tractor Technicians to join our maintenance team. This position is responsible for performing oil changes, brake adjustments, light system repairs, minor accident damage, clutch jobs, minor engine repairs and other routine preventative maintenances. Must be highly motivated, dependable and have at least one year of mechanical experience or equivalent training/education. These are full-time, permanent positions working Monday-Friday daytime hours.

Entry-Level Tire Technician – Second Shift – Olathe, KS

TransAm has an immediate opening for a full-time tire technician in Olathe, KS. This position is responsible for mounting and dismounting tires, balancing and rotating tires, all tire repairs, and general tire maintenance. Applicants must be dependable and able to carry and maneuver items of various sizes and shapes. Previous professional or personal mechanical experience and aptitude is required. This is a full-time position working Monday through Friday, 3:15pm-12:00am. TransAm offers a complete benefits package as well as a casual, team-oriented atmosphere with advancement opportunities. If this sounds like a match for you, apply now!

Diesel Tractor Technician – Rockwall, TX

TransAm has an immediate opening for a full-time tractor technician in Rockwall, TX. This position is 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 trucks. This would be a great fit for you if you’re motivated, dependable, and have one or more years of relevant experience or training in a diesel-related field. TransAm offers a complete benefits package as well as a casual, team-oriented atmosphere with advancement opportunities. If this sounds like a match for you, apply now!

Driver Recruiter – Olathe, KS

We are hiring a Driver Recruiter in our Human Resources department. Job duties include pre-screening incoming driver applications, utilizing the Automatic Call Dialer system to make and receive 200+ 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, daytime hours.

Road Assist Coordinator – Olathe, KS

We are hiring a Coordinator in our Road Assist department. This position will train 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 basic mechanical 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.

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 driver management. 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.

General Application

Don’t see what you’re looking for here? You can still apply to TransAm! We keep applications for 6 months, so feel free to send us your information if you would like to be considered for future openings. Check back regularly to see job postings in accounting, collections, customer service, fleet management, human resources, information technology, logistics, maintenance, marketing, operations, risk management, sales, and more!

Sign-On Bonus

New drivers are eligible for a $2,500 Sign-On Bonus!

Driver Retention Bonus

Following a year of continuous service, drivers will be eligible for a Retention Bonus! Company drivers will receive $100 each month he or she is continuously employed with TransAm Trucking beyond one year. Independent Contractors will receive $125 each month he or she is continuously contracted with TransAm Trucking beyond one year.

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
  • No reckless driving violations in the last 5 years
  • DOT physical and drug screen required
  • Required to take the tractor and trailer home during home time and must have secure place to park the equipment at home location

Company Drivers

  • Experienced - 32 cents per mile loaded and empty (includes per diem)
  • Students - 31 cents per mile loaded and empty (includes per diem)
  • $2,500 Sign-On Bonus
  • $100/month retention bonus after one year of continuous service
  • $50 Layover Pay
  • $20 Per Pickup/stop (after 1st Stop)
  • 100% Lumper Reimbursement
  • No Hazmat
  • Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance Options
  • Bonus Opportunities
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off

Independent Contractors

  • $1.04/mile loaded & empty
  • $2,500 sign-on bonus
  • $125/month retention bonus after one year of continuous service
  • Fuel surcharge paid (loaded & empty)
  • Paid base plates & permits
  • Discount fuel network
  • Bonus program
  • 100% lumper reimbursement
  • No hazmat
  • $40 Stop Pay (after 1st stop)
  • Paid reefer fuel & paid tolls
  • Free Transflo remote paperwork processing
  • Passenger plan
All amounts stated herein represent gross pay and are subject to change, and are subject to Federal, state, and local tax and other withholding requirements. Nothing contained herein is any warranty or guaranty of the amount that an individual will earn. There are many factors that can significantly affect the amount an individual will earn and the success of an individual. TransAm Trucking is an Equal Opportunity Employer.