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In order to qualify for employment you will need a minimum of 12 months of verifiable, tractor-trailor experience in the past 5 years. We will strive to process your application in a timely matter. Failure to provide the required information may delay the application process. Please give us a call at 1.800.832.7036 x1626, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org after sending your application. This is to ensure you have all the required documents we need to process your application. Thank you!
Driver Application - In compliance with Federal and State equal opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all independent contractor positions without regard to race, creed, sex, national origin, age, or the presence of non-job related medical condition or handicap.
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I understand and agree that I am an Independent Contractor as it relates to the Trucking (to be identified at orientation) which includes any of the following: Contracted owner -operators and their drivers, agents, terminals affiliates, or related or subsidiary Corporations/Companies (hereinafter collectively referred to as Trucking Company. I further agree and understand that I am not and will not be considered an employee of the Trucking Company. I further understand that any contracted wages l am to receive shall be paid to me by the owner or the truck/tractor; not by, nor as an employee, of the Trucking Company. Driver acknowledges that the use of phone/cell phones and interactive mobile data communication devices (such as keyboards. tablets, laptops, Blackberries, texting, or other such activity), when the vehicle is in motion is dangerous and is prohibited. The Drives is not authorized to use the equipment nor any of these devices when the vehicle is in motion. Contractor shall further indemnify, defend and save harmless the Company or the manufacturer of the device from any and all accidents, losses. expenses, claims, damages, liabilities, personal injury and death incurred by the Company or the manufacturer arising out of the use of the equipment when the vehicle is in motion.
My services as an independent contractor are available to other trucking companies/carriers. Therefore, I agree that I am not an employee of the Trucking Company, and I am not entitled to and I will not make any claim against the Trucking Company or any of its insurance companies for any claims, including but not !united to, no-fault benefits, workers compensation, unemployment benefits industrial accident benefits, paid vacation, sick leave. health insurance, or any other type of insurance whatsoever. Transportation necessarily involves the Trucking Company and Customers, Suppliers, and Shippers (hereinafter referred to as Customer) upon whose premises I must enter and perform contracted services. In consideration of the time and expenses incurred by the Trucking Company in qualifying me as a driver, and for other good and valuable consideration, I do agree to indemnify, hold harmless, and will not sue nor make any claim against the Trucking Company (as defined in the first paragraph) of any or Its insurance companies or any Customer (including any automotive manufacturer. railroad or other company) that requires the Trucking Company in indemnify or hold it harmless, I agree to be bound to the terms of the contract between Trucking Company and any Customer and a copy is available upon request. I further agree to indemnify, and hold Trucking Company and any of its insurance companies harmless from any and all claims identified us this Acknowledgment/agreement or arising out of any injury or death to myself (including heirs and beneficiaries) which occur as it result of an incident or accident with Trucking Company or for any injury or death which occur on the property/premises of Trucking Company (as defined in the first paragraph) and any customer of Trucking Company with whom such Customer (including any automotive manufacturer, railroad or other company) requires Trucking Company to indemnify and hold Customers harmless from or for any and all claims in connection with the performance of any transportation. trucking, loading or related services. I acknowledge, for transportation purposes only that I am a representative of the Trucking Company and that this indemnification includes any and all claims arising front being on the property/premises of the Trucking Company (including any affiliated terminals) or Customer.
As an Independent Contractor to the Trucking Company and as a professional truck driver. I agree and guarantee to operate the commercial tractor end trailer in good faith and good judgment at all times. As an Independent Contractor, I shall have the absolute discretion with respect to the manner and method of performing driving and hauling services subject only to my duty to perform these services in accordance with this Acknowledgment/agreement. I acknowledge having read the Truck Owner's Independent Contractor Operating Agreement (Contract) and guarantee and agree to be bound by all of its terms and agree the terms arc incorporated within this Acknowledgment/agreement. Including all terms involving electronic monitoring of the vehicle or any of my communications. A copy of such Contract shall be maintained in the truck/trailer. As a commercially licensed driver, I acknowledge, understand, and agree to follow all rules and regulations of commercial drivers as required by all local, state, and federal rules and regulations. As a driver, I understand and agree that a customer or shipper has requested pick-up and/or delivery on certain days end at certain times while also controlling the approximate size of the shipment and any special handling requirements. I will provide courteous professional, businesslike, safe, and efficient contracted services. for the transportation of freight and will turn in all appropriate paperwork including, but not limited to: (1) A delivery receipt (2) accurate and properly filled out driver's daily logs, (3) properly filled out pre-trip and post-trip inspection, (4) accident reports; (5) shippers bill of lading (6) fuel purchase receipts; (7) trip reports indicating accurate mileage, (8) toll receipts. (9) detention reports; and (10) if the contract is terminated, assist in the return of' all satellite equipment, independent contractor operating agreement, IFTA stickers. and all identification devices of any authorized Trucking Company. Driver, if involved in an accident, shall contact the Trucking Company within two (2) hours or sooner, and then provide a written accident report within twenty-four (24) hours following any such accident. Until the statute of limitations has expired on any accident, the Driver agrees to cooperate with Company and its insurance companies regarding any accident, claim, lawsuit, including discovery requests, interrogatories, requests to produce, depositions, and appearance at trial; failure to do so may result in the Driver being personally responsible for the claim or lawsuit.
This Acknowledgment/agreement shall be governed by the laws of the County and State or contract, both as to interpretation and performance. Other than injunctive or equitable relief, the parties agree that all matters will be submitted to binding arbitration and that any action brought by either of the parties arising out of this agreement shall be commenced and maintained within the jurisdiction of the State and County of contract. The parties expressly agree and consent. and do not object that service of process by regular mail or certified mail (whether or not signed for) at the last known address, or personal service on either of the parties outside the State of employment and contract shall be sufficient to give the State/County of contract and any court or arbitration panel personal jurisdiction over the parties. The parties agree that any claim or dispute Involving this Acknowledgment/agreement or claims involving injury or death shall be made within one hundred eighty (180) days from the time of the alleged dispute or any allegation or breach of the Acknowledgment/agreement and then the same shall be submitted to Independent Arbitration pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act (9 USC § I et. seq.), in which each side will provide to the other side a list of five (5) Arbitrator names for mutual selection. If the panics are able to select an agreed upon sole Arbitrator, either party may petition a court (9 LISC §5) for an appointment of an independent Neutral Arbitrator. Generally, the Federal Rules of Evidence/Civil Procedure shall apply for discovery/arbitration purposes. The Rules and Guidelines For The Administration of The Arbitration Process shall be supplied upon request. The sole arbitrator, who shall he familiar with commercial trucking and transportation, shall interpret and enforce this Acknowledgment/agreement and the claims of the parties, including customers/shippers, in accordance with this Acknowledgment/agreement or any contract between any affiliated Trucking Company, Carriers, and Customer. including any reference to negligence, sole negligence or comparative negligence. The determination of the arbitrator shall be binding on the parties, shall not be appealable, and judgment on the award decision rendered may be entered in any State of employment or other court having jurisdiction over the matter/parties. Each party is responsible for one-half of the fees and eons anteceded with the arbitration and is also responsible for its own costs and expenses (including, but not limited to attorney fees and one-half of the fees and expenses of the arbitrator) incurred in enforcing its rights under the arbitration process. The Arbitrator is not empowered to award damages in excess of compensatory damages nor have the power to decide a class action claim.
Driver has had adequate time to review and read this Acknowledgment/agreement and agrees by signing below that it is voluntary and without force or coercion. Driver further agrees that he/she is familiar with the English language and has read this paragraph and Agreement and further understand's its contents. If any one or more of the provisions contained in this Acknowledgment/agreement is held to he invalid or enforceable, that invalidity or unenforceability will not affect any other provisions of this Acknowledgment/agreement and the Acknowledgment/agreement will be enforceable to the extent applicable. Failure to read this Acknowledgment/agreement does not prevent its enforcement.