No matter what drives you – a passion for the open road, career independence or financial security – Swift has the driving opportunities for you. Swift Transportation is a powerful force on the road with more than 16,000 trucks, 60,000 trailers and 16,000 company drivers. And while we’re busy making a difference in the everyday lives of millions, we’re dedicated to delivering success to you. Join Swift’s Driving Force today for a career that goes the long haul.
Driving Ranking Program
Latest High Tech 'Smart' Trucks
Disability, Life, Accident and Critical Illness Coverage
Stock Purchase Program
Medical, Dental & Vision plans
Prescription Drug Plans
As an experienced CDL-A Driver, you want the rewards of a successful career. Swift delivers more miles, more loads and more pathways to expand your career than any other carrier. We offer various hauls. Choose the one that fits you best!
Swift partners with some of the industry’s top manufacturers, using late-model Freightliner and Volvo tractors – 92% of which are less than five years old.
We reward our drivers based on their miles driven, commitment to safety, on-time deliverables, low customer service failure rate and total day of employment.
Swift is nationally approved for the Military Apprenticeship Program. If you have these benefits, which include the GI Bill, use them to your advantage and get paid on the job CDL training.
Drivers can now bring man’s best friend on the road with them. Dogs must be under 40 pounds, non-aggressive and have proof of proper vaccinations.
My mentor worked hard for me to get it as quick as possible. He did well on teaching me how to back and teach me the rules of the road. He was there when I needed him. "
You get to challenge yourself, it’s one of those environments where you thrive and succeed. It’s how much you choose to push yourself, the opportunity is there. "
My mentor keeps up with his trainees. He’s making sure we are maintaining what he taught us, keeping our schedule and keeping safe on the road. "
The only commitment at Swift is to your career. We do not participate in employment contracts. However, we do have a financial agreement for Academy costs.
Swift Academy tuition is $3,900. Housing is optional at an additional $750. After one year of employment, tuition is fully reimbursed. We do not do credit checks! A Swift recruiter can give you more details.
We have both manual and automatic tractors. Availability may vary.
Most of our dedicated opportunities require at least 3 months of over-the-road experience. However, some accounts do allow Trainees. A recruiter can let you know if there is one in your area actively hiring!
You receive your first check the next week after orientation.
We do! In order to qualify we require documentation. A Swift recruiter will let you know exactly what you need!
Weekly pay for Trainees varies based on your state of residency. We pay at a flat weekly rate so you know exactly how much you will earn! A Swift recruiter can provide you a quote.