Mesilla Valley Transportation Company Review

Mesilla Valley Transportation Company Overview

Mesilla Valley Transportation company logo

Located in Las Cruces, New Mexico, and in El Paso, Texas, MVT began in 1981 hauling primarily refrigerated/perishable goods, as a small, independent fleet in the Southwest. During a period of controlled growth through the 1980's and early 1990's, the MVT service area encompassed the 48 United States and Canada.

In 1991, MVT brought its knowledge of time-sensitive, reliable transportation to the U.S./Mexico border in service of the twin-plant industry. The acquisition of numerous 53 ft. dry van trailers made their fleet a sizable force in the industry.

Today, Mesilla Valley Transportation is one of the largest locally-owned transportation providers in Western Texas and New Mexico, specializing in time sensitive service between major manufacturing areas in the U.S. and Canada, and Mexico borders.

Mesilla Valley Transportation Corporate Headquarters

Map of MVT corporate headquarters
3580 W. Picacho
Las Cruces, NM 88007
Phone: 1-800-777-5322
Website: Mesilla Valley Transportation

Getting Hired At Mesilla Valley Transportation

Mesilla Valley Transportation Minimum Hiring Qualifications

  • Must have a current valid CDL License
  • Minimum age is 21
  • If no driving within previous 2 years we need to account for the last DOT employer prior to hire (must successfully pass a Road test)
  • If no driving within last 5 years must take a refresher course with one of our existing TRAINERS (Training program)for a minimum of 30,000.
  • Less than 9 months of experience Driver to be under (Training program)
  • No more than 3 moving violations in the last 3 years - any vehicle
  • No DUI / DWI within the last 3 years
  • No multiples offenses within the last 7 years.
  • No convictions within previous 5 years
  • No controlled substances
  • No violent crimes
  • All accidents within previous 3 years to be reviewed and approved by Department Manager and the Safety Manager.
  • No FMCSA (DOT) related drug or alcohol testing policy violations
  • SAP evaluations are not accepted by this Company
  • Meet all DOT driver qualification regulations
  • Pass pre-employment drug screen
  • DOT physical (medical certificate and medical long form)
  • Must have a valid DOT Physical
  • Accepted PSP Review
  • Hiring Drivers With Felonies

    No violent crimes, no convictions in past 5 years.

  • Hiring Drivers With A DUI

    No DUI / DWI within the last 3 years, no multiple offenses within the last 7 years, none requiring SAP evaluations.

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MVT Hiring Area

MVT hires from all 48 contiguous states

Minimum Hiring Age For Mesilla Valley Transportation

MVT Minimum Hiring Age:
21 Years Old

Minimum Age Comparison

  • Salmon 25  
    .
  • Martin 23  
    .
  • FirstFleet 21  
    .
  • US Xpress 21  
    .
  • Prime 21  
    .
  • MVT 21  
    .
  • Swift 21  
    .

Minimum Experience Required For Mesilla Valley Transportation

MVT Minimum Experience:
9 Months

Minimum Experience Comparison (Months)

  • AAA Cooper  24  
    .
  • FirstFleet  12  
    .
  • MVT  9  
    .
  • Koch  6  
    .
  •  Melton
    No Experience Required
  •  G & P
    No Experience Required
  •  Swift
    No Experience Required

Mesilla Valley Transportation Operations

Driving Opportunities At Mesilla Valley Transportation

Driver Types:

  • Solo
  • Teams
  • OwnOp - Lease

Freight Types:

  • Dry Van

Route Types:

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MVT Operating Area

MVT operates all 48 contiguous states

Mesilla Valley Transportation Terminal Locations

Mesilla Valley Transportation terminal locations
  • El Paso, TX
  • Laredo, TX
  • Nashville, TN
  • Denver, CO

MVT Yearly Revenues

MVT: $375,000,000

Yearly Revenue Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  $6.16B
    .
  • Swift  $4.12B
    .
  • Marten  $672.93M
    .
  • MVT  $375M
    .
  • K & B  $142M
    .
  • Gypsum  $106M
    .
  • G & P  $80M
    .

MVT Yearly Miles

MVT: 169,453,531

Yearly Miles Comparison

  • Swift  1.87B
    .
  • J.B. Hunt  997.86M
    .
  • MVT  169.45M
    .
  • May  94.3M
    .
  • Tango  85.99M
    .
  • Falcon  63.15M
    .
  • Oak Harbor  3.89M
    .

MVT Company Policies

  • MVT Home Time Options

    MVT has the following home time options available:

  • MVT Rider Policy

    MVT does allow riders
  • MVT Tuition Reimbursement

    MVT does not offer tuition reimbursement.
  • MVT Pet Policy

    $500 deposit fee nonrefundable. Will be deducted in 5 payments per week.

MVT Company Equipment

MVT Number Of Trucks

MVT Number Of Trucks:
1,500 Trucks

Number Of Trucks Comparison

  • Swift  25,685
    .
  • USA Truck  2,649
    .
  • Western Express  2,570
    .
  • MVT  1,500
    .
  • Millis  820
    .
  • Hunt  250
    .
  • Lynden  198
    .

MVT Number Of Trailers

MVT Number Of Trailers:
6,000 Trailers

Number Of Trailers Comparison

  • J.B. Hunt  87,150
    .
  • Averitt  12,500
    .
  • MVT  6,000
    .
  • Oak Harbor  1,842
    .
  • Navajo  1,750
    .
  • Beelman  815
    .
  • Wil-Trans  300
    .

MVT Governed Speed

MVT Speed:
0 MPH

0
  • Carter  68 mph
    .
  • Trimac  65 mph
    .
  • Maverick  65 mph
    .
  • SRT  65 mph
    .
  • Transport America  64 mph
    .
  • Schneider  60 mph
    .
  • MVT  0 mph
    .

MVT Tractor Brands

  • MVT

  • TransAm

  • Roehl

  • Smith

  • K & B

  • Navajo

  • Super Service

  • CT

  • Hirschbach

  • Southeastern

  • Maverick

  • Schneider

MVT Transmission Types

MVT has standard transmissions

  • Standards
    • Crete
    • SRT
    • K & B
    • MTS
    • Prime
    • J.B. Hunt
  • Automatics
    • AAA Cooper
    • Maverick
    • Averitt
    • Dillon
    • Carter
    • Watkins Shepard
  • Mix Of Both
    • Ozark
    • Navajo
    • Schneider
    • Wil-Trans
    • CRST
    • XPO

MVT APU Policy

MVT has trucks equipped with APU's

  • APU Equipped
    • Melton
    • Trimac
    • Koch
    • Lone Star
    • Paschall
    • Stevens
  • Without APU's
    • Super Service
    • JBS
    • Schneider
    • Central Transport
    • Dart
    • Crete
  • Mix Of Both
    • K & B
    • TMC

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