Our top priority is to keep you moving – see Premium’s commitment to its employees and customers for yourself. Join our PTL family, get on the road, and move your future forward.
Committed Management Team
PTL has a tightly knit staff led by a fully committed management team with a wealth of experience.
Our drivers have the privilege transporting freight for a wide variety of industries, provided by our dynamic team and sister companies.
keeping you moving
PTL’s commitment to keeping drivers and customers happy through innovative solutions, means more opportunities and higher income for our fleet.
I’ve been with PTL for a long time because they treat their employees like family. It’s been a truly great experience – I love working for a company that keeps me moving.
A full suite of benefits:
Unique Freight Opportunities
One Day Orientation
Weekly Direct Deposit
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Frequently asked questions
What is expediting?
Expediting is transporting time-sensitive freight or just-in-time shipments.
Does PTL only do expediting?
Yes, and business is especially good now that the ELD’s have become mandatory.
What types of vehicles can join the PTL fleet?
If you own a tractor, straight truck, cargo van, or sprinter you are welcome to join the PTL team.
Do I have to have my CDL?
You are not required to have a CDL if you plan on driving a cargo van, sprinter, or a non-CDL straight truck.
Do I have to own my own vehicle?
No, although our fleet does consist of Owner-operators, we also help place contractor drivers with our Fleet Owners to run expedite freight their late model equipment. You can speak to a recruiter to find out what opportunities are available.
Where would I be driving?
For solo’s you will run the I-35 corridor and east and our team drivers run the entire 48 states.
Does PTL have forced dispatch?
No way! You have the freedom to accept or decline any load you wish. However, the more loads you accept, the larger your settlements will be.
How much money can I expect to make?
PTL pays above average industry rates, however, that question can be answered best by a recruiter. They can send you actual pay reviews of current PTL drivers, so you can get a realistic number.
What kinds of bonus pay does PTL offer?
We offer bonus pay to team drivers. Also, we offer referral bonuses to drivers if you help bring another owner-operator to our company.
How quickly can I begin driving for PTL?
Once you fill out an application, as long as you are pre-qualified, you can schedule orientation immediately. For your Convenience, a portion of your orientation is done online, shortening your “on-site” orientation to 1 day.
What types of freight will I typically haul?
PTL hauls freight of all kinds. The expedite division of our company transports “time sensitive” freight for many industries including automotive, medical, printing and manufacturing. The truckload division services customers using 53’ dry vans. On occasion, flat bed trailers are utilized to accommodate the special needs of customers. We also have the capabilities for air and ocean shipments.
Where does PTL’s freight come from?
PTL has a very wide customer base and also has 15,000+ partner carriers that we haul for.
How often will I get paid?
Settlements are directly deposited into your bank account weekly. Loads picked up Monday through Sunday will be paid out on Friday as long as all paperwork has been submitted by Tuesday. For new drivers there is NO holdover period.
What extra benefits and services do you provide your drivers?
- No start up fees
- Fleet One fuel card – available for straight trucks and tractors
- Fuel discounts
- Truck insurance discounts
- Occupational accident insurance
- Sales tax exemption help
- Fuel and mileage taxes – we do them for you and charge back individually
- Obtaining and renewing IRP license plates
- Virtually 100% no-touch freight
- 24/7/365 dispatch – there is always someone in the office to help
- Dedicated driver managers to handle all of your needs and concerns
- Freedom to reposition
- Company provided trailers
- Open Door Policy
- Referral BONUS for qualified referrals that stay for 90 days. Contact recruiting for more info! 1.800.661.3166