Owner Operators looking for LTL driving opportunities have a ton of options to choose from, but here’s a tip:
Be picky about the company you work for.
With the sheer number of jobs available, you can afford to have high standards when looking for your next LTL Owner Operator trucking job. You deserve the best-in-class opportunities out there, which is exactly why you should drive with Forward Air. Here are some of the reasons we are able to claim best-in-industry retention rates.
Excellent Driving Experience
Driving with Forward Air will give you an unsurpassed experience! You’ll pick up and drop off at Forward Air terminals, which are quick, safe, and secure. You won’t have to wait for unloads or detentions; up to 99% of the time, you’ll have no-touch drop and hook freight at our terminals, getting you back on the road faster than you’ve experienced before. LTL loads with Forward Air are 14,000lbs lighter than the industry average; drivers burn less fuel and spend more time getting miles.
Miles and Pay
LTL Owner Operators at Forward Air experience more miles and better pay. Our LTL average is around 5,800 miles every week and drivers are paid on all miles, loaded and unloaded. Since you’re hauling Forward Air’s trailers, there won’t be any trailer fees for you to pay.
Forward Air has a closed network of terminals, which means our drivers see consistent miles week to week. Again, we average up to 5,800 miles every week because of the way our terminals are set up. There is also opportunity for weekly home time driving with Forward Air, so you’ll be able to keep a regular schedule with family and friends.
If you’re in the market for a LTL Owner Operator trucking job and you want to be picky about your next opportunity, contact our recruiting team to talk about working with Forward Air.