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Universal is Looking For Owner Operators to Join our Van and Flatbed Divisions

Dedicated Regional and OTR Programs are Open Right Now!

You can pick your load while earning great percentage of the line haul!

Owner Operators Enjoy:

  • Free Company OPEN Load Board (Choose your own loads!)
  • Com Data with Direct Deposit Available
  • No Forced Dispatch
  • $500 Referral Bonus program
  • High % Pay - Based on the industries rate per mile
  • 67% Our Trailers and 75% Your Trailers
  • Quick Pay/Settlements Within 24 hours
  • Bobtail, Physical Damage, and Occupational Accident Insurance Options
  • Significant Fuel Discounts
  • Trailer Rental Available
  • 100% of FSC
  • Plate Program
  • Dedicated Programs Available
  • Home Time Available
  • We are a Financially Stable Company

Qualified Candidates:

  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Must have a valid CDL-A license
  • Must have your own truck
  • No more than 2 moving violations in the last 3 years
  • No license suspensions/disqualifications in the last 3 years
  • Must have at least 1 year of verifiable tractor trailer experience in the last 3 years
  • If you have 6 months verifiable experience and own your own tractor trailer - you can be eligible for your Contractor Development Program (See Below)

Additional Opportunities:

  • U Save Program - Discounts on Fuel, Cell Phones, Hotels & Much More
  • Sign-On Bonus - We are offering a sign-on bonus in selected areas
  • Contractor Development Program - If you have YOUR OWN TRACTOR TRAILER and have at least 6 months of verifiable tractor/trailer experience within the last 36 months we offer a paid training program
  • Troops to Trucks - Available training for current or recent military personnel

About Universal:

Universal is a diverse transportation company, financially stable and publicly traded (NASDAQ: UACL), with corporate and administrative offices in Warren, Michigan. Incorporated on December 11, 2001, Universal is engaged in providing all modes of transportation services to shippers throughout the 48 United States and in the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec. This enables Universal to offer outstanding freight options and career stability to drivers and agents. The company's over-the-road trucking services include both flatbed and dry van operations and it provides rail-truck and steamship-truck intermodal support services.

Universal provides truckload transportation and related services for a range of general commodities over irregular routes using dry and specialty vans and un-sided trailers, including flatbed, drop deck, and specialty. The company transports a range of general commodities including: machinery, building materials, paper, food, consumer goods, automotive parts, furniture, still and other metals.

If interested in driving opportunities with Universal - Apply Today using the form to the right

Universal - Flatbed-Van - Owner Operator

Are you 21 years of age or older?
Are you an Owner Operator and do you have your own truck? (required for this opportunity)
Do you have 1 year of experience in the last 3 years (minimum exp required) OR 6 months of tractor trailer experience (minimum required for paid contractor development program)
Have you had a DOT Reportable Accident or more than 2 moving violations in the past 36 months (3 years)?
Have you had a license suspension or revocation in the last 3 years?
Have you been discharged for safety reasons from a previous employer?
Have you had any drug or alcohol related driving offenses in the last 5 years?