P & S Transportation Company Review

P & S Transportation Company Overview

P & S Transportation company logo

In May 2004, Robbie Pike and Scott Smith founded P&S Transportation with 20 owner-operators and 35 trailers. Since its formation, P&S has established itself as a transportation and logistics leader in the flatbed industry, now operating 14 locations across the U.S., with a fleet of over 1,000 trucks.

Their merger with Grayson Mitchell, in 2012, allowed them to further expand their presence in the flatbed industry.

P & S Transportation Corporate Headquarters

Map of P&S corporate headquarters
PO Box 8250
Birmingham, AL 35218
Phone: 1-866-705-0100
Website: P & S Transportation

Getting Hired At P & S Transportation

P & S Transportation Minimum Hiring Qualifications

  • At least 23 years old.
  • Driver must obtain a TWIC Card
  • No DWI or DUI listed on MVR in the past 10 years.
  • No more than one "at-fault" accident on MVR within the past 3 years.
  • Successfully pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen as established by the U.S. Department of Transportation in 49 CFR Parts 391 and 40.
  • 2 years of driving experience with a Class A commercial vehicle driver's license; will consider at least one year of flatbed experience.
  • Hiring Drivers With Felonies

    Has to be 10 yrs ago or more and is evaluated case by case.

  • Hiring Drivers With A DUI

    No DUI or DWI listed on your MVR within the last 3 years.

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P&S Hiring Area

Minimum Hiring Age For P & S Transportation

P&S Minimum Hiring Age:
23 Years Old

Minimum Age Comparison

  • Salmon 25  
    .
  • P&S 23  
    .
  • Waggoners 23  
    .
  • Hunt 22  
    .
  • Cassens 21  
    .
  • K & B 21  
    .
  • Swift 21  
    .

Minimum Experience Required For P & S Transportation

P&S Minimum Experience:
12 Months

Minimum Experience Comparison (Months)

  • AAA Cooper  24  
    .
  • Salmon  12  
    .
  • P&S  12  
    .
  • Trimac  12  
    .
  • XPO  3  
    .
  • Central Transport  3  
    .
  •  Swift
    No Experience Required

P & S Transportation Driver Pay

27% of linehaul revenue, which typically averages 46 to 48 cents per mile paid weekly by direct deposit.

P & S Transportation Driver Benefits

  • $2,000 sign-on bonus to new P&S drivers
  • $2,000 bonus for each referred driver that P&S hires.
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance. Coverage is also available for eligible dependent family members.
  • $10,000 life insurance is offered at no cost to the employee, with the option to purchase additional coverage.
  • Paid vacation.

P & S Transportation Operations

Driving Opportunities At P & S Transportation

Driver Types:

  • Solo
  • Teams
  • OwnOp - Lease

Freight Types:

  • Flatbed

Route Types:

  • Regional
  • OTR
  • Dedicated
  • Line-Haul
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P&S Operating Area

P&S operates all 48 contiguous states

P&S Company Terminal Locations

P & S Transportation terminal locations
  • Ensley, AL
  • McIntosh, AL
  • Nashville, TN
  • Memphis, TN
  • Emporia, VA
  • Dillon, SC
  • Palatka, FL
  • Port Allen, LA
  • Elizabeth, NJ
  • Stockton, CA
  • Columbiana, OH
  • Houston, TX
  • Wichita Falls, TX
  • Omaha, NE

P&S Yearly Revenues

P&S: $224,975,000

Yearly Revenue Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  $6.16B
    .
  • Cowan  $377.43M
    .
  • MVT  $375M
    .
  • Maverick  $315.01M
    .
  • Groendyke  $240M
    .
  • P&S  $224.98M
    .
  • G & P  $80M
    .

P&S Yearly Miles

P&S: 90,000,000

Yearly Miles Comparison

  • Swift  1.87B
    .
  • Averitt  377.56M
    .
  • P&S  90M
    .
  • Cassens  79.2M
    .
  • MCT  52.58M
    .
  • Wil-Trans  33M
    .
  • Oak Harbor  3.89M
    .

P&S Company Policies

  • P&S Home Time Options

    P&S has the following home time options available:

    • Weekly
  • P&S Rider Policy

    After 90 days of driving with P&S, you are allowed to carry an adult passenger (over 18).

  • P&S Tuition Reimbursement

    P&S does not offer tuition reimbursement.
  • P&S Pet Policy

    Pets are welcome at no extra charge.

P&S Company Equipment

P&S Number Of Trucks

P&S Number Of Trucks:
840 Trucks

Number Of Trucks Comparison

  • Swift  25,685
    .
  • CRST  4,500
    .
  • Knight  4,000
    .
  • TMC  2,417
    .
  • Heartland  2,035
    .
  • P&S  840
    .
  • Lynden  198
    .

P&S Number Of Trailers

P&S Number Of Trailers:
1,800 Trailers

Number Of Trailers Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  87,150
    .
  • Knight  8,800
    .
  • Jack Cooper  2,400
    .
  • P&S  1,800
    .
  • Decker  1,164
    .
  • CT  1,015
    .
  • Wil-Trans  300
    .

P&S Governed Speed

P&S Speed:
0 MPH

0
  • Carter  68 mph
    .
  • A&R  67 mph
    .
  • Covenant  65 mph
    .
  • Lone Star  65 mph
    .
  • Navajo  65 mph
    .
  • Schneider  60 mph
    .
  • P&S  0 mph
    .

P&S Tractor Brands

  • P&S

  • Transport America

  • Jim Palmer

  • USA Truck

  • Koch

  • Celadon

  • Watkins Shepard

  • Lone Star

  • Stevens

  • TransAm

  • Maverick

  • CT

P&S Transmission Types

P&S has standard transmissions

  • Standards
    • K & B
    • Crete
    • SRT
    • May
    • Covenant
    • Prime
  • Automatics
    • Dillon
    • Koch
    • AAA Cooper
    • Maverick
    • Averitt
    • Carter
  • Mix Of Both
    • Melton
    • Jim Palmer
    • XPO
    • Millis
    • Ozark
    • Navajo

P&S APU Policy

P&S has trucks equipped with APU's

  • APU Equipped
    • Melton
    • Trimac
    • Navajo
    • Celadon
    • Wil-Trans
    • Jim Palmer
  • Without APU's
    • XPO
    • US Xpress
    • Central Transport
    • Saia
    • R + L
    • Falcon
  • Mix Of Both
    • K & B
    • TMC

P&S Company Training

  • Length Of Training At P&S

    The training at P&S will last approximately 0 weeks.

  • P&S 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 P&S

  • Solo Versus Team Operation After Training

    At P&S you will run solo after training.

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