Independent Contractors

Spirit has strategically aligned with successful companies that offer consistent and driver friendly freight.   Working as an Independent Contactors with Spirit is a great way for a driver to have a great career for the long haul.  As a leader in the truckload industry, Spirit is ready to help run your own business out there on the road.

Spirit offers its Independent Contractors an excellent compensation package and access to a full range of benefits. On the road, Spirit maintains 3 full-service terminals in Texas. These locations can serve as your home away from home. Spirit also provides access to all company Service Departments andoutside vendors for tractor repair issues.

Tractor Requirements

  • Late model fuel efficient tractor
  • Excellent mechanical condition and appearance
  • 5th wheel not to exceed 46″ from the ground in operating position
  • All tractors must pass Spirit’s inspection

Advantages of Contracting with Spirit Truck Lines

  • $.95 cpm loaded, $.70 cpm empty
  • Paid license and permits or $1,200 Sign-on bonus
  • First available, first loaded dispatch based on equipment match
  • $1,200 sign-on bonus or Base Plates paid
  • Tolls paid
  • Scales Paid
  • Maintenance Assist
  • 24/7 Breakdown Assist
  • Fuel Card w/Discount
  • Prepass
  • Paid Weekly/Free Direct Deposit
  • Fuel Surcharge on Loaded Miles
  • 48 States and Canada Freight Opportunities
  • Free Parking
  • Transflo
  • Paid Lumpers

Independent Contactors Qualifications

  • Must be at least 23 yrs. of age
  • 1 year verifiable OTR experience
  • Acceptable driving record and DOT history
  • Truck must pass Spirit Inspection
  • No preventable accidents in last 3 years.
  • No more than 3 speeding tickets or following too closely in the last 3 years

Apply Today!  The mileage pay we offer provides you with the opportunity to make a great living in the profession.  Don’t miss your chance to work with the best people in the business!