Drivers Wanted

Take pride in the path you drive

No more excuses. No more waiting.
Steer your truck driving career to a more successful future…today.

A new start as an owner-operator partnering with Powersource Transportation is just around the corner. To submit an online application, click the link below.

https://intelliapp.driverapponline.com/c/powersource

or FAX your application to: to (219) 972-8599

or Mail your application to:

Powersource Transportation

Attn: Owner Operator Recruiting
2023 N. Lafayette Ct.
Griffith, IN 46319

Requirements

Before you apply, please carefully review the following:

CONTRACTOR REQUIREMENTS

  • 24 months recent verifiable over the road experience
  • Clean motor vehicle record (CDL endorsements for Tank and Doubles required; hazmat is desirable)
  • Verifiable random DOT drug test results for last two years or evidence of participation in a drug testing consortium
  • Felonies will be reviewed
  • No DUIs or DWIs in the last five years

EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS

  • Long sliding 5th wheel
  • Tractor must look good and DOT inspection must be no more than 6 months old

Suggested equipment within 90 days:

  • 6 – 4″ straps & 6 – 4″ portable ratchet-type winches
  • 6 – 20′ chains & binders
  • Light bar
  • Pintle Hook, Ball Hitch and Electric Brakes

LEASING PROCEDURES

Complete and return the enclosed application.

Include the following with your application:

  • Title copy or Application for Title
  • Copy of current Form 2290 (Stamped paid by the IRS)
  • Valid Annual DOT Inspection of equipment
  • Long form physical

Once your application is approved, we will schedule a date for you to come and meet with us in Griffith, Indiana with your equipment and attend orientation (2 days). Powersource will furnish one-night lodging and all meals.

INSURANCE

Bobtail Insurance: Required

  • Certificate of Insurance must be provided if Independent Contractor has a current policy.
  • Can be purchased through Powersource Transportation Inc. (Group policy) at the cost of $35.00 per month.*     Deductible = $2,500.00

Occupational/Accident: Required

  • Certificate of Insurance must be provided if Independent Contractor has a current policy.
  • Truck owners must provide a worker’s compensation certificate for employees.
  • Independent Contractors can purchase through Powersource Transportation Inc. (Group Policy) at the cost of $160.00 per month.*

Cargo Liability Limiter

  • Main “cargo policy” provided by Powersource Transportation Inc.
  • This “Cargo Liability Limiter” policy covers the first $5000 of cargo damage with a $500 deductible to the owner/operator.
  • This coverage is required to be carried through Powersource Transportation Inc. at the cost of $55.00 per month.*
  • Independent Contractor may purchase own Cargo Liability Limiter as long as it covers the first $5,000 of cargo damage. Certificate of Insurance must be provided.
  • In lieu of this plan you may choose to have a $5,000 bond.

Physical Damage: Available

  • Coverage is available at group rates. Contact Powersource Transportation Inc. for a quote.*

Liability Insurance

  • Coverage provided under Powersource Transportation Inc. Policy.

* Any money due for first month’s insurance costs will be deducted over the first three settlements.

• $2,500.00 Escrow: Required

$75.00 will be deducted from your settlements until the full amount is in escrow. In the event the contract is terminated, escrow monies will be returned forty-five days after receipt of all property belonging to Powersource Transportation Inc. and provided all financial obligations to Powersource Transportation Inc. are met.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The following is to be provided:

  • SCALE TICKET: TRACTOR ONLY WITH FULL FUEL TANKS
  • VALID DOT LONG FORM PHYSICAL
  • COPY OF CDL
  • COPY OF SOCIAL SECURITY CARD OR BIRTH CERTIFICATE
  • CELL PHONE *

* Powersource Transportation, Inc.’s dispatch system requires you to have a cell phone. The cell phone must be active prior to orientation.

AT ORIENTATION - WHAT TO EXPECT

The orientation program at Powersource is an extensive welcome program designed for new contractors, aimed at providing an introduction to the company, as well as an in-depth training on what we do and how our business is run. The two-day program, beginning either on Monday or Wednesday at 8 a.m. CST, covers a broad spectrum of topics our new-hires need to know, including the company’s history, as well as the logistics behind a day with the company (accounting, sales, operations and safety). When each program is concluded, new contractors are ready to make an impact in the power-haul industry with Powersource!

Dispatch will be received from the Griffith, Indiana office on the 2nd day.

Thank you for your interest in Powersource Transportation, Inc. If you have any questions or require further information, please contact our recruiting staff at 1-800-368-8789.

Thank you for your interest in Powersource Transportation, Inc. If you have any questions or require further information, please contact our recruiting staff today at…

(800) 368-8789.