CDL A Owner Operator Driver for Power Only

Bennett DriveAway
Evansville, IN
May 31, 2018


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Job Overview:

Bennett Power Only provides power only trucking services complete with tractor and driver throughout the continental United States. Bennett's power only contractors transport customer owned equipment including flatbeds, containers, exhibition trailers, special event trailers, dry vans, refrigerated vans, and more for both local and long haul runs. Bennett DriveAway has been the safest transporter of trucks and other rolling cargo since 1986 and recruits only experienced contractors who meet high standards in safety, reliability, and quality customer care. If you are a qualified D.O.T. certified truck driver who is looking for a better way to deliver, Bennett Power Only wants you in its power only service!

If you're ready to work with a carrier that prides itself on putting people first, take the next step and join the Bennett family today.

Power Only Owner Operator Details:

  • Paid 80% of Line Haul
  • 100% fuel surcharge
  • Trip advance available
  • No forced dispatch
  • A 100% Owner Operator Company
  • A national network of agents dedicated to keeping you loaded and moving
  • Safe driving bonus program
  • Online load board and expert team of dispatchers

Power Only Owner Operator Equipment Requirements:

  • Single or tandem axle tractor with sleeper that is 1996-year model or newer
  • Sliding fifth wheel
  • Headache rack
  • Four inch by thirty foot straps (six) with four ratchets
  • Twenty foot 5/16 grade 70 chain (six)
  • Pintle hook and hitch ball with electric brakes
  • F750 series pickup trucks will work in this service division

Power Only Owner Operator Qualifications:

  • Class A license
  • Must be 23 years of age
  • Must be able to pass Federal DOT physical and drug screen
  • Must meet F.M.C.S.A. guidelines on safety clearance application
  • No DUI in the previous seven years
  • No felonies
  • No more than seven points on license in the past three years
  • Must comply with independent contractor's daily log requirements as prescribed in 49 CFR Part 395
  • Will accept driving school graduates
  • All qualifications subject to management review

All Owner Operator applicants must meet all the general qualifications under 49CFR sect;391.11, including without limitation, the United States DOT requirements that a driver applicant be at least 21 years old and can read and speak the English language sufficiently to converse with the general public, to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, to respond to official inquires, and to make entries on reports and records.

Hiring States:

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Delaware
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kentucky
  • Maryland
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia

Hiring Requirements

Minimum Age 23
Minimum Experience 6 months
License Type Class A
Trailer Experience Accepted Van, Flatbed, Reefer, Tanker, Car Hauling, Household Goods
Driving Preference Any
Allowable Moving Violations Any
Allowable Preventable Accidents Any
Hazmat Endorsement No
DWI/DUI Accepted 7 years

Company Benefits

Bonuses N/A
Paid Orientation N/A
Profit Sharing N/A
Retirement Plan N/A
Dental Insurance N/A
Vision Insurance N/A


Time Away From Home N/A
Lease Purchase N/A
Rider Program Spouse N/A
Rider Program Child N/A
Pets N/A