Trucking Jobs in Pittsburgh

Learn More About Trucking Jobs in Pittsburgh

In the busy city of Pittsburgh, there’s a growing need for skilled, dedicated truck drivers who are willing to drive safely day in and day out. Whether you want to drive a short route every day and go home at the end of each shift or take on long cross-country trips, get started in your trucking career by applying for trucking jobs in Pittsburgh.

As is the case in other parts of the country, Pittsburgh has many types of trucking jobs to consider. While checking out our job listings, you may think about if you want to drive long trips that take you to other parts of the country, stay in your region, drive a flatbed truck, or transport hazardous materials to various locations.

If you already have a commercial driver's license, you may be well on your way to a great truck driving career. If you don’t have your CDL yet, contact the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation to start the process! In the meantime, you can learn more about different Pittsburgh truck driving jobs and what they require.

Featured Pennsylvania Trucking Jobs
Vacation Pay, $1,000 per week MINIMUM Guaranteed pay for 1st 4 weeks, 401k/profit sharing plan, Medical, dental, and vision insurance, Flights/Car Rental, Single rooms and all meals at Orientation covered
Vacation Pay, New Upside Pay program: 23 percent or CPM - whatever earns YOU more!, 401k/profit sharing plan, Medical, dental, and vision insurance, Flights/Car Rental, Single rooms and all meals at Orientation covered
Weekly Pay, Flexible Home Time, Paid Vacation, Health Benefits, Bonus Incentives
Lease Purchase Drivers earn six figure pay, No forced dispatch, Consistent home time, $0 money down and no credit check!
Sign On Bonuses vary by job and range from $2,000-$5,000!, Life Insurance, Disability and 401k - Plus Company Match , Paid Vacation, Family Owned, Driver Focused , Heath, Dental, and Vision Insurance, In Cab Internet Access
Make Up to $.53 CPM, Average up to 3,000 miles per week on our flatbed fleet!, Minimal loading, Consistent lanes, Paid VIP Orientation
Be a Name, Not a Number! Join a family company and receive high pay, great miles & home time, and the respect & recognition you deserve!
Top Pay, Orientation & Training Pay, Driver & Family Focused, Late Model, CSA Friendly Equipment, 401K & Full Health Coverage, Tarp/OD/Hazmat Additional Pay

Types of Trucking Jobs

One of the benefits of working in this field is the many options you have for your career. If you want to drive locally and stay home every evening, look into local jobs. With this type of job, you may only need an intrastate license, as it’s unlikely that you’ll need to leave the state.

Regional jobs, which may keep you on the road for three to seven days at a shot, tend to keep you in and around southern New England. If you’re interested in taking trips that last up to three weeks, look into OTR jobs in Pittsburgh. Many companies need reliable OTR drivers.

You may earn a wide range of salaries as a truck driver in Pittsburgh. Per the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average salary for a light truck driver is $33,590 per year. Their estimates indicate that tractor-trailer drivers earn an average of $42,670 each year (BLS, 2013).

Join the Trucking Community!

As you get established in Pittsburgh, you may want to meet others who have found success in their trucking careers. Doing so can inspire you to succeed and help you stay on top of driving legislation and standards that affect your career. As a member of the Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association, you can attend local events, get in touch with your community, and build professional connection with trucking company owners and drivers. You may meet drivers from local companies like C.R. England, Venezia, Swift Transportation, and Jacobson Companies.

We're ready to help you find the trucking job that can help you reach your goals. Check out our listings below to get started.