Enjoy daily home time when you choose your haul with Florida Rock & Tank Lines
Posted: April 27, 2022
At Florida Rock & Tank Lines, we specialize in hauling tanker commodities that are essential to states, communities, and businesses throughout the Southeast. We’re one of the leading carriers in the region and offer our drivers career stability and daily home time while providing an essential service. All you have to do is decide whether you want to haul dry bulk, petroleum or chemical tanker….it’s your choice! Not sure which one is the best fit? Here’s a quick overview of our driver opportunities:
Our dry bulk local drivers typically deliver Portland cement - an essential ingredient for ready-mix concrete - from manufacturers to concrete plants within a 150-mile radius. Your job is essential in the process to create concrete used in residential, commercial and infrastructure construction. You may also transport other dry bulk products including lime, animal feeds and sand blasting materials. Dry bulk drivers at Florida Rock & Tank Lines average $71,000 per year.
As one of local petroleum drivers, you’ll haul petroleum products such as gasoline, diesel, aviation jet fuel and ethanol from bulk petroleum terminals to retail convenience stores and commercial customers within 75 miles. Our petroleum/tanker drivers average $85,000 annually depending on location.
Chemical company drivers at Florida Rock & Tank Lines deliver chemical products including industrial acids such as sulfuric, caustic and nitric acids to our commercial and industrial customers. Depending on your location, you can average $75,000 per year in this role.
At Florida Rock & Tank Lines, our company drivers enjoy an extensive list of benefits including consistent and daily home time for local drivers, weekend and night incentive pay, paid time off and holidays, 401k with 50% match, PTO buyback program, and medical and insurance plan options. In your first year working with us, you’ll get access to our new transition pay, six-month driver seniority pay, retention bonus and driver mentoring. We also reimburse for dry bulk, petroleum/tanker and chemical/tanker training for experienced CDL-A drivers.
You’ll also have the ability to increase your income even further through our quarterly and annual safety bonus equaling 6% of line haul pay. In 2021, we paid out over $1 million in safety bonuses to our drivers. At Florida Rock & Tank Lines, safety is our highest priority and we’re proud that our drivers are as committed to safety as we are.
The owner operators we partner with get the flexibility and freedom of running their own businesses while tapping into our extensive and consistent local freight network. Average $3,100-$3,900 per week depending on your location and what tanker commodity you’re hauling. You’ll get daily home time and weekly settlements as well as discounted fuel and tires, permit and fuel tank filing, and teaming up with one of the leading tanker truck companies in the industry. We also have a comprehensive owner operator truck driver support program that’s designed specifically to help you succeed in safety, maintenance and profitability.
If you’re looking for a safety-focused carrier that brings you more home time and great pay, you’ve come to the right place. Give us a call today to discover which haul is the right one for you.