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FirstFleet, Inc. Company Review

FirstFleet, Inc.

FirstFleet, Inc. company logo

Founded in 1986, FirstFleet has consistently provided the highest quality Dedicated Contract Carriage service to business partners across the country. Currently operating over 1,800 company owned power units and 4,500 company owned trailers, we have operations based in 29 states with service to all 48 contiguous states, Canada and Mexico.

FirstFleet, Inc. Corporate Headquarters

Map of FirstFleet corporate headquarters
202 Heritage Park Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone: 1-888-838-7646
Website: FirstFleet, Inc.

Getting Hired At FirstFleet, Inc.

Minimum Hiring Qualifications

  • Must possess a Class A CDL from the state of residence
  • Must have 1 year Tractor/Trailer Experience
  • Must have no chargeable D.O.T. reportable accidents within the past three years
  • Driving/Safety record must meet FirstFleet minimum requirements
  • No felony convictions within past 7 years
  • No DUI/DWI, drug or alcohol related convictions within past 5 years
  • No careless or reckless driving convictions within past 5 years
  • Must submit a completed application form addressing each area of the form
  • Must be physically able to perform the essential functions of the position they are applying for, with or without accommodation
  • The applicant must have the ability to read, write, and communicate in English, and have the ability to understand the policies and regulations of FirstFleet, the Department of Transportation, and the various state and federal agencies which regulate the transportation industry
  • Hiring Drivers With Felonies

    No felony convictions within past 7 years.

  • Hiring Drivers With A DUI

    No DUI/DWI, drug or alcohol related convictions within past 5 years.

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FirstFleet Hiring Area

  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Virginia

Minimum Age For FirstFleet, Inc.

FirstFleet Minimum Age:
21 Years Old

Minimum Age Comparison

  • Salmon 25  
    .
  • P&S 23  
    .
  • Western Express 21  
    .
  • J.B. Hunt 21  
    .
  • G & P 21  
    .
  • FirstFleet 21  
    .
  • Swift 21  
    .

Minimum Experience Required For FirstFleet, Inc.

FirstFleet Minimum Experience:
12 Months

Minimum Experience Comparison (Months)

  • AAA Cooper  24  
    .
  • Oak Harbor  12  
    .
  • FirstFleet  12  
    .
  • Salmon  12  
    .
  •  Roehl
    No Experience Required
  •  Wil-Trans
    No Experience Required
  •  Swift
    No Experience Required

FirstFleet, Inc. Driver Benefits

  • Health Benefits - Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • - Extensive BlueCard PPO Network
    • - Wellness services to maintain good health
    • - Prescription benefits
  • Life & Disability Insurance
    • - Additional Life Insurance coverage available for employee and spouse
    • - Short Term Disability
    • - Long Term Disability
  • Vision Benefits - Vision Service Plan (VSP)
  • Dental Benefits - Guardian Dental: Two unique plans, orthodontic benefits to dependents age 19 and under 401K
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare & Dependent Care)
  • Furnished Uniform Program
  • Industry leading CSA scores
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Quarterly safety and fuel efficiency bonus program for full-time drivers
  • Paid vacations based on length of service and available after one year of service
  • Holiday bonus pay program
  • Weekly direct deposit

FirstFleet, Inc. Operations

Driving Opportunities At FirstFleet, Inc.

Driver Types:

Freight Types:

Route Types:

  • Local
  • Regional
  • OTR
  • Dedicated
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FirstFleet Operating Area

FirstFleet operates all 48 contiguous states

Operations based in 29 states with service to all 48 contiguous states, Canada and Mexico

FirstFleet Company Terminal Locations

FirstFleet, Inc. terminal locations

FirstFleet has 70 terminals. Here is a partial listing:

  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Maryland Heights, MO
  • Richmond, VA
  • Lexington, KY
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Delaware, OH
  • Wichita, KS
  • Austin, MN
  • Mooresville, NC
  • Fayetteville, TN
  • Garden City, KS
  • Grottoes, VA
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • Nashville, TN

FirstFleet Yearly Miles

FirstFleet: 185,000,000

Yearly Miles Comparison

  • Swift  1.87B
    .
  • R + L  291.99M
    .
  • TMC  210.07M
    .
  • FirstFleet  185M
    .
  • Venture  59.11M
    .
  • CTL  22.08M
    .
  • Oak Harbor  3.89M
    .

FirstFleet Company Policies

  • FirstFleet Home Time Options

    FirstFleet has the following home time options available:

    • Daily
    • Weekly

    Short haul, dedicated routes: Home daily

    Some longer routes: Home weekly

  • FirstFleet Rider Policy

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

    FirstFleet does not offer tuition reimbursement.
  • FirstFleet Pet Policy

    FirstFleet does not allow pets.

FirstFleet Company Equipment

FirstFleet Number Of Trucks

FirstFleet Number Of Trucks:
1,900 Trucks

Number Of Trucks Comparison

  • Swift  25,685
    .
  • R + L  5,735
    .
  • Marten  2,660
    .
  • FirstFleet  1,900
    .
  • Super Service  1,200
    .
  • May  848
    .
  • Lynden  198
    .

FirstFleet Number Of Trailers

FirstFleet Number Of Trailers:
4,500 Trailers

Number Of Trailers Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  87,150
    .
  • Estes  24,592
    .
  • FirstFleet  4,500
    .
  • Boyd Bros.  1,670
    .
  • Carter  1,300
    .
  • Waggoners  800
    .
  • Wil-Trans  300
    .

FirstFleet Governed Speed

FirstFleet Speed:
0 MPH

0
  • Carter  68 mph
    .
  • Covenant  65 mph
    .
  • Lone Star  65 mph
    .
  • Navajo  65 mph
    .
  • Jim Palmer  62 mph
    .
  • Schneider  60 mph
    .
  • FirstFleet  0 mph
    .

FirstFleet Tractor Brands

  • FirstFleet

  • CalArk

  • XPO

  • Ozark

  • Maverick

  • TransAm

  • Carter

  • Crete

  • CT

  • Werner

  • Prime

  • Celadon

FirstFleet Transmission Types

FirstFleet has standard transmissions

  • Standards
    • MTS
    • Schaffer
    • K & B
    • Hunt
    • Lone Star
    • J.B. Hunt
  • Automatics
    • Dillon
    • Carter
    • AAA Cooper
    • Koch
    • Maverick
    • Watkins Shepard
  • Mix Of Both
    • TMC
    • XPO
    • Schneider
    • Melton
    • Dart
    • Navajo

FirstFleet APU Policy

FirstFleet has trucks equipped with APU's

  • APU Equipped
    • Carter
    • Wil-Trans
    • Maverick
    • Hirschbach
    • Jim Palmer
    • Ozark
  • Without APU's
    • CRST
    • Oak Harbor
    • Smith
    • Cassens
    • MTS
    • Central Transport
  • Mix Of Both
    • TMC
    • K & B

FirstFleet Company Training

  • Length Of Training At FirstFleet

    The training at FirstFleet will last approximately 0 weeks.

  • FirstFleet 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 FirstFleet

  • Solo Versus Team Operation After Training

    At FirstFleet you will run solo after training.

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