Monday, March 4th, 2024
women trucker smiling

Though female truckers are the minority on the roads, they still play a vital role within the industry. Here at Kimrad, we partner with Women in Trucking because we know just how important every current and potential team member is to our operations. We want to celebrate women for everything they can do, which is […]

Friday, February 16th, 2024

Bulk freight truckers require more than other truck drivers. This is why they are harder to hire within the industry, though there has been a shortage of truckers of all skill levels in recent years. For a trucker to be considered for bulk transport jobs, they must have a tanker endorsement. Here is what you […]

Monday, January 22nd, 2024
one of Kimrad Transport's 18 wheler trucks driving through canyon

When it comes to finding the best transportation company to work with, there are many factors to consider. Whether you’re an experienced driver looking for a change, or just starting in the transportation industry, it’s important to take the time to research and evaluate different companies before making any decisions. Why you need to find […]

Tuesday, February 28th, 2023
Blue semi-truck with blue sky in background

*Disclaimer: The comparisons below relate to trucking in general and do not necessarily represent the practice of Kimrad Transport, LP. There are many types of truckers out there. Trucking companies choose to hire some but not others for various reasons. It is good to know the details of whichever type of driver you are, especially […]

Wednesday, February 15th, 2023
red Kimrad Transport truck on road

When most people think about truck driving, the open road and cool trucks come to mind. It’s true that trucking lets drivers see a lot of beautiful places and drive great vehicles, but these aren’t the only benefits of this career. Here are five of the best benefits truckers can get! 1. The salary is […]

Friday, July 29th, 2022
red Kimrad Transport truck on road

It’s a well-known fact that the trucking industry is vital in transportation. 72.5% of all domestic freight shipped (by tonnage) was moved using semi-trucks in 2020, according to the American Trucking Associations. Whether you’re a seasoned trucker or just like learning about trucking, here are some interesting facts about the industry! 1. There are A […]

Tuesday, May 31st, 2022
line of 18 wheelers

In our last article, we discussed three reasons why you should consider looking for a truck driving job at a smaller or mid-size company, including pay and recognition. Here are four other reasons why you should consider doing this! More flexible hours If better pay and benefits aren’t that important to you, consider that smaller […]

Monday, May 9th, 2022
one of Kimrad Transport's 18 wheler trucks driving through canyon

When searching for a truck driving job, you might not consider the size of the businesses that are hiring. Location and pay rate are often the most important factors, as well as home time and benefits. If you’ve never thought about it or only worked for large corporations, consider these reasons for choosing a smaller […]

Thursday, March 31st, 2022
Jobs button on keyboard

Looking for a new job can be difficult, especially if you have been working somewhere for a while. You may not be used to filling out applications online and you’ll definitely have to update your resume. For truck drivers, finding a job can be even more difficult. Most can’t sit down at the computer or […]