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New England Motor Freight Company Review

New England Motor Freight

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In 1977, the Chairman of the Board, Myron P. Shevell, bought New England Motor Freight, a troubled Northeast regional less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier, from Farmland Dairies. Under his leadership, the company has grown from 55 units and five terminals to more than 10,000 pieces of equipment and 40 terminals throughout the Northeast, Midwest and Puerto Rico and is now the region's fastest-growing family-owned LTL carrier. NEMF also reaches 80 percent of the U.S. population through service partnerships.

New England Motor Freight Corporate Headquarters

Map of NEMF corporate headquarters
1-71 North Avenue East
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
Phone: 1-800-847-2728
Website: New England Motor Freight

Getting Hired At New England Motor Freight

Minimum Hiring Qualifications

  • 21 years old as required by DOT
  • Minimum 1 years; previous experience
  • A valid CDL license
  • Class A with Hazmat
  • A clean driving record
  • Hiring Drivers With Felonies

    No specific policy, entire background is taken into consideration case-by-case.

  • Hiring Drivers With A DUI

    NEMF does not allow any DUI's
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NEMF Hiring Area

Minimum Age For New England Motor Freight

NEMF Minimum Age:
21 Years Old

Minimum Age Comparison

  • Salmon 25  
    .
  • Eagle 23  
    .
  • USA Truck 21  
    .
  • Koch 21  
    .
  • Decker 21  
    .
  • NEMF 21  
    .
  • Swift 21  
    .

Minimum Experience Required For New England Motor Freight

NEMF Minimum Experience:
12 Months

Minimum Experience Comparison (Months)

  • AAA Cooper  24  
    .
  • NEMF  12  
    .
  • Groendyke  12  
    .
  •  Celadon
    No Experience Required
  •  Averitt
    No Experience Required
  •  Knight
    No Experience Required
  •  Swift
    No Experience Required

NEMF Average Weekly Pay

NEMF Average Weekly Pay:
$1,000 weekly

Average Weekly Pay Comparison

  • Waggoners  $1,307  
    .
  • Millis  $1,115  
    .
  • NEMF  $1,000  
    .
  • Koch  $975  
    .
  • Celadon  $850  
    .
  • KLLM  $850  
    .
  • Covenant  $780  
    .

New England Motor Freight Driver Benefits

  • Excellent Medical (PPO)
  • RX, Dental Plan
  • Vision Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death/Dismemberment
  • 401K plan
  • Pension
  • Vacation, holiday & sick days
  • Safety incentives & bonuses
  • Class B Candidates Considered

New England Motor Freight Operations

Driving Opportunities At New England Motor Freight

Driver Types:

  • Solo

Freight Types:

  • Dry Van
  • Intermodal
  • LTL

Route Types:

  • Local
  • Line-Haul
  • LTL

New England Motor Freight's Driving Opportunities In Detail

NEMF is primarily an LTL carrier, with most positions being local pickup & delivery or linehaul between terminals.

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NEMF Operating Area

  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • Vermont
  • Virginia

NEMF Company Terminal Locations

New England Motor Freight terminal locations
  • Elizabeth, NJ
  • Williamsport, PA
  • Providence, RI
  • Burlington, VT
  • Albany, NY
  • South Plainfield, NJ
  • Bethpage, NY
  • Binghampton, NY
  • Hagerstown, MD
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Harrisburg, PA
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Springfield, MA
  • Richmond, VA
  • Boston, MA
  • Meriden, CT
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Erie, NY
  • Roanoke, VA
  • Chicago, IL
  • Newburgh, NY
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Columbus, OH
  • Toledo, OH
  • Portland, OR
  • Buffalo, NY
  • Staunton, VA
  • Rochester, NY
  • Concord, NH
  • Syracuse, NY
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Allentown, PA

NEMF Yearly Revenues

NEMF: $461,125,000

Yearly Revenue Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  $6.16B
    .
  • Hub  $3.37B
    .
  • ODFL  $2.79B
    .
  • KLLM  $743.68M
    .
  • Western Express  $463.45M
    .
  • NEMF  $461.13M
    .
  • G & P  $80M
    .

NEMF Yearly Miles

NEMF: 85,000,000

Yearly Miles Comparison

  • Swift  1.87B
    .
  • Prime  678.13M
    .
  • ABF  343.23M
    .
  • PAM  178.6M
    .
  • Navajo  98.38M
    .
  • NEMF  85M
    .
  • Oak Harbor  3.89M
    .

NEMF Company Policies

  • NEMF Home Time Options

    NEMF has the following home time options available:

    • Daily

    Local drivers benefit from overtime after 8 hours.

    Linehaul drivers benefit from being home each day.

  • NEMF Rider Policy

    NEMF does not allow anyone to ride along.
  • NEMF Tuition Reimbursement

    NEMF does not offer tuition reimbursement.
  • NEMF Pet Policy

    NEMF does not allow pets.

NEMF Canadian Policies

NEMF does service parts of Canada.

NEMF Company Equipment

NEMF Number Of Trucks

NEMF Number Of Trucks:
1,364 Trucks

Number Of Trucks Comparison

  • Swift  25,685
    .
  • AAA Cooper  2,400
    .
  • Transport America  1,516
    .
  • NEMF  1,364
    .
  • Rush  700
    .
  • Dillon  600
    .
  • Lynden  198
    .

NEMF Number Of Trailers

NEMF Number Of Trailers:
3,584 Trailers

Number Of Trailers Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  87,150
    .
  • Estes  24,592
    .
  • NEMF  3,584
    .
  • Stevens  3,500
    .
  • Ozark  2,174
    .
  • Melton  1,600
    .
  • Wil-Trans  300
    .

NEMF Governed Speed

NEMF Speed:
0 MPH

0
  • Carter  68 mph
    .
  • K & B  65 mph
    .
  • Koch  64 mph
    .
  • TMC  62 mph
    .
  • Jim Palmer  62 mph
    .
  • Schneider  60 mph
    .
  • NEMF  0 mph
    .

NEMF Tractor Brands

  • NEMF

  • XPO

  • Paschall

  • Celadon

  • P&S

  • Maverick

  • MVT

  • Marten

  • Crete

  • Cowan

  • Dart

  • Wil-Trans

NEMF Transmission Types

NEMF has standard transmissions

  • Standards
    • Schaffer
    • MTS
    • K & B
    • May
    • SRT
    • Crete
  • Automatics
    • Carter
    • Averitt
    • AAA Cooper
    • Watkins Shepard
    • Koch
    • Dillon
  • Mix Of Both
    • XPO
    • Melton
    • TMC
    • Dart
    • Millis
    • Jim Palmer

NEMF APU Policy

NEMF has trucks equipped with APU's

  • APU Equipped
    • Melton
    • Lone Star
    • Koch
    • Hirschbach
    • Trimac
    • Jim Palmer
  • Without APU's
    • Waggoners
    • Crete
    • Southeastern
    • ODFL
    • Werner
    • Schaffer
  • Mix Of Both
    • TMC
    • K & B

NEMF Company Training

  • Length Of Training At NEMF

    The training at NEMF will last approximately 0 weeks.

  • NEMF Average Pay During Training

    You will average approximately $0 per week during your training.

  • Solo Versus Team Dispatch During Training

    You are dispatched as a team during training with NEMF

  • Solo Versus Team Operation After Training

    At NEMF you will run solo after training.

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