How's The Home Time With Jim Palmer Trucking For People Who Live In NY?

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Chris G.'s Comment
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I'm thinking about going with Jim Palmer but since they're mainly toward the west I want to know if it would be hard for them to get me home. Thanks

Big Scott (CFI Driver/Tra's Comment
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Jim Palmer and Wil-Trans are owned by the same family. Where are you in NY. That could make a difference. Usually if you're in a company's hiring area they can get you home.

Wil-Trans:

Darrel Wilson bought his first tractor in 1980 at age 20, but, being too young to meet OTR age requirements, he leased the truck out and hired a driver.

Through growth and acquisition, Wil-Trans now employs over 200 drivers, and has a long-standing partnership with Prime, Inc. to haul their refrigerated freight. The family of businesses also includes Jim Palmer Trucking and O & S Trucking.

Dave (formerly known as K's Comment
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First hand knowledge here. Doesn't matter if you go with Jim Palmer or Wil-Trans you'll be pulling Prime Inc trailers. Parent company is Wilson Logistics. As far as home time, there is a lot of freight moving around up there. My suggestion would be call and talk to a Jim Palmer recruiter in Missoula not Springfield.

Wil-Trans:

Darrel Wilson bought his first tractor in 1980 at age 20, but, being too young to meet OTR age requirements, he leased the truck out and hired a driver.

Through growth and acquisition, Wil-Trans now employs over 200 drivers, and has a long-standing partnership with Prime, Inc. to haul their refrigerated freight. The family of businesses also includes Jim Palmer Trucking and O & S Trucking.

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