April 24, 2024

Top 10 Advantages to Being a Dedicated Driver

Discover the perks of dedicated driving with Carter Express! Enjoy job stability, competitive pay, and daily home time. Benefit from no-touch freight, top-quality equipment, and extensive support. Experience higher job satisfaction and long-term career success. Explore opportunities by connecting with us.

Are you tired of long-haul trips that keep you away from home for days or even weeks at a time? It might be time to leave that behind and consider the advantages and benefits of becoming a dedicated driver. Carter Express is currently offering open dedicated positions for Class A truck drivers who value daily home time, a supportive culture, steady freight, and a strong focus on safety.


So, why choose dedicated driving? Let's dive into the benefits:

  1. Job Stability and Security: Enjoy the stability of dedicated routes and schedules. With predictable routes and delivery locations, you can plan your time more effectively and reduce your overall stress.
  2. Competitive Pay: Many dedicated driving positions offer competitive pay rates, rewarding drivers for their consistent performance and dedication. To show our appreciation for joining our dedicated team, we offer a $2,400 sign-on bonus, distributed as $400 per month for the first six months of your employment.
  3. Better Home Time: Say goodbye to spending nights away from home. With dedicated runs, you'll be able to enjoy more home time, allowing you to maintain a better work-life balance and spend more quality time with your loved ones. At Carter Express, our dedicated drivers can look forward to consistent, daily home     time.
  4. Reduced Turnover Rate: Turnover is a constant topic of conversation in the truck driving industry. At Carter, we value transparency – dedicated driving positions typically have lower turnover rates than long-haul roles.
  5. No-Touch Freight Options: Enjoy the convenience of no-touch freight, eliminating the need to handle loading and unloading tasks. Focus on driving while others handle the logistics.
  6. High-Quality Trucks & Equipment: Safety and comfort are paramount at Carter Express. As a dedicated driver, you'll have access to high-quality trucks and equipment that undergo regular maintenance to ensure reliability and performance on the road.
  7. Affordable Benefits: Our dedicated     drivers enjoy a range of affordable benefits, including paid holidays and vacations, as well as access to a great maintenance program to keep you and your truck in top condition.
  8. Top-to-Bottom Support: From our dispatch team to our maintenance staff, Carter Express offers top-to-bottom support to our dedicated driving team. We're here to ensure your success and well-being every step of the way.
  9. Long-Term Career Success: This     advantage may be more specific to the working environment at Carter Express, but it absolutely applies to our dedicated driving positions. We pride ourselves on providing a supportive and stable work environment. Our turnover rate is 60% less than the industry average, meaning you can count on long-term opportunities and stability in your career.
  10. Higher Job Satisfaction: Dedicated drivers often report higher job satisfaction due to the predictability and familiarity of their routes, increased home time, and     competitive pay. Enjoy the peace of mind that comes with a dedicated driving career.


At the end of the day, to really understand the benefits of dedicated driving, you’ll have to experience it yourself. Explore dedicated trucking opportunities at Carter Express today and take the first step towards a rewarding and fulfilling career on the road!

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