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Groendyke Transport Company Review

Groendyke Transport

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Groendyke Transport was founded in 1932 by Harold C. Groendyke and is one of the largest tank-truck carriers in the nation, with more than 80 years of expertise in liquid bulk shipping operations.

Groendyke serves some of the leading manufacturers of chemical, petroleum, and bulk products.

Groendyke Transport Corporate Headquarters

Map of Groendyke corporate headquarters
2510 Rock Island Blvd.
Enid, OK 73701
Phone: 1-800-843-2103
Website: Groendyke Transport

Getting Hired At Groendyke Transport

Minimum Hiring Qualifications

  • At least 23 years of age.
  • Tank and hazardous endorsement.
  • One year of tractor-trailer experience preferred. Top professional driving school graduates considered.
  • Meet all DOT qualifications in accordance with the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Regulations, Title 49 Code of Federal Regulations.
  • No more than three moving violations in the past three years (or five in the past five years).
  • Able to perform all essential functions and pass DOT physical.
  • No more than two preventable accidents in past five years.
  • Meet company qualifications.
  • No DUI or DWI within the past five years.
  • Hiring Drivers With Felonies

    No information at this time
  • Hiring Drivers With A DUI

    Groendyke does not allow any DUI's
[["State","Hiring"],["US-AZ",1],["US-AR",1],["US-TX",1],["US-NM",1],["US-KS",1],["US-GA",1],["US-CO",1],["US-MO",1],["US-OK",1],["US-IL",1]]

Groendyke Hiring Area

  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • New Mexico
  • Oklahoma
  • Texas

Minimum Age For Groendyke Transport

Groendyke Minimum Age:
23 Years Old

Minimum Age Comparison

  • Salmon 25  
    .
  • Groendyke 23  
    .
  • MTS 23  
    .
  • Schaffer 22  
    .
  • Transport America 21  
    .
  • Cassens 21  
    .
  • Swift 21  
    .

Minimum Experience Required For Groendyke Transport

Groendyke Minimum Experience:
12 Months

Minimum Experience Comparison (Months)

  • AAA Cooper  24  
    .
  • Lone Star  12  
    .
  • P&S  12  
    .
  • Hirschbach  12  
    .
  • Groendyke  12  
    .
  •  Millis
    No Experience Required
  •  Swift
    No Experience Required

Groendyke Transport Driver Benefits

You may enroll in benefit plans within 30 days of your date of hire. Your group insurance will be effective the first day of the month following 60 continuous days of full-time employment.

Group medical insurance, including three major medical plans with Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Coverage is available for you and your family. The medical plans offer addtional benefits at no additional charge including:

  • Vision
  • Prescription drugs
  • Life policy
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Wellness program
  • Group dental insurance
  • Short-term disability insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts - medical/dependent care
  • Term and dependent life insurance

Employees are eligible to participate in the 401(k) savings plan on the first day of the month following their employment date.

Paid Holidays - employees are eligible immediately upon hire.

Employee Discounts through: Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Dell Computers, From You Flowers, and more...

Groendyke Transport Operations

Driving Opportunities At Groendyke Transport

Driver Types:

Freight Types:

  • Flatbed
  • Food Tanker
  • Chemical Tanker

Route Types:

[["State","Hiring"],["US-AL",1],["US-AK",1],["US-AZ",1],["US-AR",1],["US-CA",1],["US-CO",1],["US-CT",1],["US-DE",1],["US-DC",1],["US-FL",1],["US-GA",1],["US-HI",1],["US-ID",1],["US-IL",1],["US-IN",1],["US-IA",1],["US-KS",1],["US-KY",1],["US-LA",1],["US-ME",1],["US-MD",1],["US-MA",1],["US-MI",1],["US-MN",1],["US-MS",1],["US-MO",1],["US-MT",1],["US-NE",1],["US-NV",1],["US-NH",1],["US-NJ",1],["US-NM",1],["US-NY",1],["US-NC",1],["US-ND",1],["US-OH",1],["US-OK",1],["US-OR",1],["US-PA",1],["US-RI",1],["US-SC",1],["US-SD",1],["US-TN",1],["US-TX",1],["US-UT",1],["US-VT",1],["US-VA",1],["US-WA",1],["US-WV",1],["US-WI",1],["US-WY",1]]

Groendyke Operating Area

Groendyke operates all 48 contiguous states

Groendyke Company Terminal Locations

Groendyke Transport terminal locations
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • Little Rock, AR
  • Artesia, NM
  • Colorado Springs, CO
  • Enid, OK
  • Denver, CO
  • Tulsa, OK
  • Grand Junction, CO
  • Amarillo, TX
  • Winder, GA
  • Angleton, TX
  • Chicago, IL
  • Borger, TX
  • Hutchinson, KS
  • Corpus Christi, TX

Groendyke Yearly Revenues

Groendyke: $240,000,000

Yearly Revenue Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  $6.16B
    .
  • Schneider  $3.9B
    .
  • Averitt  $1B
    .
  • Roehl  $384.01M
    .
  • Groendyke  $240M
    .
  • Oak Harbor  $168.14M
    .
  • G & P  $80M
    .

Groendyke Yearly Miles

Groendyke: 79,000,000

Yearly Miles Comparison

  • Swift  1.87B
    .
  • Melton  111.68M
    .
  • Groendyke  79M
    .
  • Salmon  62.49M
    .
  • A. Duie Pyle  52.39M
    .
  • CTL  22.08M
    .
  • Oak Harbor  3.89M
    .

Groendyke Company Policies

  • Groendyke Home Time Options

    Groendyke has the following home time options available:

  • Groendyke Rider Policy

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

    Groendyke does not offer tuition reimbursement.
  • Groendyke Pet Policy

    Groendyke does not allow pets.

Groendyke Programs For Military Personnel

If you are retired or separating from the military and have at least six months of tractor-trailer experience on your DD214, or have graduated from a reputable truck-driving school, then we would be honored if you would consider a career with Groendyke Transport.

  • Guaranteed Home Time for Weekend Drills and Annual Training
  • Safety Training and Development Mentoring
  • Outstanding Pay and Comprehensive Benefits
  • Opportunities Across the U.S.

Groendyke Company Equipment

Groendyke Number Of Trucks

Groendyke Number Of Trucks:
1,001 Trucks

Number Of Trucks Comparison

  • Swift  25,685
    .
  • Covenant  2,700
    .
  • KLLM  2,147
    .
  • Koch  1,345
    .
  • Groendyke  1,001
    .
  • CTL  337
    .
  • Lynden  198
    .

Groendyke Number Of Trailers

Groendyke Number Of Trailers:
0 Trailers

Number Of Trailers Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  87,150
    .
  • MVT  5,000
    .
  • FirstFleet  4,500
    .
  • Watkins Shepard  2,500
    .
  • A. Duie Pyle  1,900
    .
  • Wil-Trans  300
    .
  • Groendyke  0
    .

Groendyke Governed Speed

Groendyke Speed:
0 MPH

0
  • Carter  68 mph
    .
  • Lone Star  65 mph
    .
  • Navajo  65 mph
    .
  • SRT  65 mph
    .
  • May  61 mph
    .
  • Schneider  60 mph
    .
  • Groendyke  0 mph
    .

Groendyke Tractor Brands

  • Groendyke

  • XPO

  • Prime

  • MVT

  • Werner

  • Stevens

  • SRT

  • USA Truck

  • Cowan

  • Schneider

  • Paschall

  • Wil-Trans

Groendyke Transmission Types

Groendyke has standard transmissions

  • Standards
    • Hunt
    • Prime
    • K & B
    • May
    • SRT
    • Crete
  • Automatics
    • Averitt
    • Maverick
    • Watkins Shepard
    • Dillon
    • Carter
    • AAA Cooper
  • Mix Of Both
    • XPO
    • Dart
    • Millis
    • TMC
    • Trimac
    • Wil-Trans

Groendyke APU Policy

Groendyke has trucks equipped with APU's

  • APU Equipped
    • Ozark
    • Jim Palmer
    • Stevens
    • Koch
    • Melton
    • Marten
  • Without APU's
    • P&S
    • PAM
    • CTL
    • CRST
    • Schaffer
    • Oak Harbor
  • Mix Of Both
    • K & B
    • TMC

Groendyke Company Training

  • Length Of Training At Groendyke

    The training at Groendyke will last approximately 4 weeks.

  • Groendyke 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 solo driver during training with Groendyke

    • CLASS 1 DRIVER: At least six months, but fewer than two years, of over-the-road driving experience. No tank. 28-day training plan.
    • CLASS 2 DRIVER: At least two years of over-the-road driving experience. No tank. 10-day training plan.
    • CLASS 3 DRIVER: At least two years of over-the-road driving experience with a minimum six months of tank. Five-day training plan.
    • REHIRE DRIVERS: Previously employed by Groendyke Transport for at least six months. Rehire. Two-day training plan.
  • Solo Versus Team Operation After Training

    At Groendyke you will run solo after training.

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