Keen Transport

1951 Harrisburg Pike
Carlisle, PA 17015


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Company Overview:

Keen Transport is a national provider of heavy-haul logistics and transportation services for the construction, mining, and agriculture equipment markets. At Keen, we have been discovering and serving the needs of the construction industry for the past forty years.

The philosophy of our company is honesty first and foremost! We believe in honesty with our customers, suppliers, and employees. We operated as a family owned business through 2011, at which time the business was acquired by Platinum Equity.


Length of Employment / Amount of ExperienceOTR Drivers
First six months of employment, or to start with 2-3 yrs exp.46.5 cpm
6 months to 1 year, or to start with 3-5 yrs exp.47.5 cpm
Beginning 2nd year, or to start with 6-10 yrs exp.48.5 cpm
Beginning 3rd year, or to start with 10+ yrs exp.49.5 cpm
Beginning 4th year50.5 cpm

** Mileage pay drivers receive $10 per machine (order #) hauled for handling and $.07 CPLM (min. $40) for each permit load (trailer load).
** SIGN-ON BONUS: $4,000 for new OTR company drivers and leased operators. $1,000 paid out within 30 days of hire, $1,000 upon 6 months, $1,000 upon 12 months, $1,000 upon 18 months.


Insurance:Aetna Network Major Medical Plan with Prescription Card Program
(60 day waiting period)
Optional United Concordia Dental Plan
Optional NVA Vision Plan
Optional Assurant GAP Plan
Coverage / Contribution:Single / $220.00 month
Employee - Child(ren) / $295.00 month
Employee - Spouse / $330.00 month
Family / $430.00 month

** Basic Vision Coverage Included.
** $15,000 Life / ADD Insurance and STD Insurance included.
** Certain restrictions apply to spousal coverage.
Safety Bonus:$600-$1450 Per Year Paid Quarterly
Paid Vacation:1 week after 1st year
2 weeks after 2 years
3 weeks after 5 years
Paid Holidays:6 major holidays (after 60 days), plus Personal Holiday (after 1 year)
Paid Sick Days:3 days per year (after 60 days)
Paid Orientation:$600 (upon successful completion)

Hiring States:

  • Alabama
  • Connecticut
  • District Of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia

Hiring Requirements

Minimum Age 23
Minimum Experience 24 months
License Type Class A
Trailer Experience Accepted Van, Flatbed, Reefer, Tanker, Car Hauling, Household Goods
Driving Preference Any
Allowable Moving Violations 3
Allowable Preventable Accidents 3
Hazmat Endorsement No
DWI/DUI Accepted Any

Company Benefits

Bonuses N/A
Paid Orientation 1
Profit Sharing N/A
Retirement Plan 1
Dental Insurance 1
Vision Insurance 1


Time Away From Home 1 day off for every 6 on
Lease Purchase 1
Rider Program Spouse Yes
Rider Program Child No
Pets Non