“Jim Palmer is an opportunity for those that wish to succeed.”

Joe Whitaker
Lease Operator

Company Drivers

Bring your driving career to Jim Palmer Trucking and see why we're so proud to be part of the family. Jim Palmer Trucking drivers have access to on-call fleet managers 24/7/365 to ensure that constant communication is maintained. We truly take the time to get to know everyone on the road in our fleet. Our fleet managers work hard to get you home ontime when you need to be home.

Company drivers start at 40¢ per mile. They have the ability to earn up to 5¢ extra per mile per load based on fuel consumption. The company average is 42¢ to 43¢ per mile. The less fuel you burn, the more money you make!

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  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Possess a valid class A CDL, Social Security card, US Citizenship OR Alien Registration Card.
  • NO convictions from the following list in the past 3 years:
    • Speeding over 15mph
    • Following too close
    • Unsafe or erratic lane change
    • Reckless driving
  • NO more than 2 moving violations within the last 12 months.
  • NO more than 4 moving violations within the last 3 years.
  • NO license suspensions for points in the last 3 years.
  • Must have an acceptable CSA scorecard (PSP Driver Report)

We would love to talk with you about joining the family.

“I like working here because they treat you like a real person. Everyone is really nice and my dispatcher is awesome.”

Wade Ehlers
Lease Operator