KLLM Transport Services

KLLM Transport Services

KLLM Transport Services Carrier Info

KLLM Inc. started in 1963, by Tom I. Kobuke, W.J. Liles, B.C. Lee, and Henry Moudy, Sr.

In 1986, the name of the company changed as KLLM Transport Services Inc. Previously, it was a truck brokerage company operating across the southern United States.  Now, KLLM Transport Services is providing high quality diverse transportation services in North America. The company hauls dry and temperature controlled commodities through OTR long haul services, regional transportation and logistics.

With corporate headquarters in Mississippi, KLLM started with a fleet based on 3 tractor-trailer combinations. Now the company offers services to most of the parts of 48 states and Mexico. The routes types include regional, OTR, Dedicated and intermodal. KLLM operates about 1150 company-owned tractors, 400 Independent Contractor tractors (Freightliner, Peterbilt & Kenworth) and 2400 refrigerated trailer. The entire fleet is equipped with EDI technology. KLLM Transport Services is known for providing a rich organizational culture and career opportunities to its drivers.

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KLLM Transport Services Jobs

Identified through company’s own website and other reliable online resources, following truck driving jobs are offered by KLLM:

  • Student Driver
  • Company Driver
  • Lease Purchase Driver
  • Rail Driver
  • LTL
  • Regional
  • Class A Instructor
  • Driver Recruiter
  • Local
  • Dedicated

KLLM Transport Services Pay Scale

  • OTR (Solo): Starting pay is $.34/mile.
  • OTR (Team): Base pay in between $.38/mile and $.51/mile as per experience.
  • OTR (Trainers): Starting pay is $.34/mile.
  • Regional-Southeast (Home Weekly): Starting pay is $.34/mile.
  • Regional-Midwest (Home weekly): Base pay in between $.45/mile and $.41/mile as per experience.
  • Regional-Western (Home every 10 days): Starting pay is $.34/mile.
  • Student Graduate: While in training, pay is $73.57 per day or $514.99 per week if student is on a truck for all seven days that week. After upgrade, base pay is $.34/mile.
  • Independent Contractors (OTR): Base pay as per miles; staring from $0.90/ mile
  • Independent Contractors (Regional-Southeast): Base pay as per miles; staring from $0.90/ mile
  • Independent Contractors (Regional-Midwest): Base pay as per miles; staring from $0.92/ mile

Additional Perks for drivers working at KLLM Transport Services

  • Drop pay
  • Layover pay
  • Detention pay
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid vacations
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid holidays
  • Fuel surcharge paid
  • Plates, permits and tolls
  • Passenger/rider program
  • Paid liability & cargo insurance
  • Pre-pass
  • $3500 sign on bonus

KLLM Transport Services Minimum Hiring Qualifications

  • Minimum Age: 21 yrs
  • Required OTR Experience is 3 month(s).
  • Drivers need CDL A.
  • CDL Endorsement(s) Needed: Hazmat
  • Allowed 3tickets in the last 3 years.
  • Allowed 3accidents in the last 3 years.
  • drivers with a DUI over 5 years will be preferred

KLLM Transport Services Hiring Areas

KLLM Transport hires drivers out of the following states:

AL / AR / AZ / CA / CO / CT / DE / FL / GA / ID / IL / IN / IA / KS / KY / LA / ME / MD / MA / MI / MN / MS / MO / MT / NE / ND / NV / NH / NJ / NM / NY / NC / ND / OH / OK / OR / PA / RI / SC / SD / TN / TX / UT / VT / VA / WA / WV / WI / WY.

KLLM Transport Services Equipment

KLLM operates about 1150 company-owned tractors, 400 Independent Contractor tractors (Freightliner, Peterbilt & Kenworth) and 2400 refrigerated trailer. The entire fleet is equipped with EDI technology.

KLLM Transport Services Orientation Process

  • The orientation is based on several days, typically 2-3 weeks, filled with paperwork, videos, log training and the like. Meals & lodging are paid.Terminals include Atlanta, GA, Portage, IN, Fontana, CA, Jackson, MS, Laredo, TX, Terrell, TX and Metairie, LA.
How do other drivers rate KLLM Transport Services?
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