Crete Carrier

  www.cretecarrier.com
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    Great Company

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Truck Driver in North Platte, NE
    Current Employee - Truck Driver in North Platte, NE

    I have been working at Crete Carrier full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great benefits, great pay. 401k dental vision, health, and life insurance. Profit sharing. Military Aprenticeship program available.
    The company treats the truck drivers really well. I stayed in a single room in the downtown Lincoln Holiday Inn during orientation. The same hotel the corporate staff stay in. Very professional. BRAND NEW equipment. I'm driving a 2013 Pro Plus with auto start and non idle heat and AC. Electronic logs . I've never been pressured to get a delivery done if I felt roads were unsafe. This is my first truck driving job. EVERY Crete driver I talked to said they like the company and I'm lucky to have picked Crete verses other companies.

    Cons

    One day off for every six worked, but that's trucking. Management willing to work with you for time off needed.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Recruit as many Vets as possible. We bring a lot to the table. Open your own truck driving schools in every state.

    Recommends
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Crete Carrier Interviews

Updated Oct 14, 2014
Updated Oct 14, 2014

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    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Crete Carrier.

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America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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Website www.cretecarrier.com
Headquarters Lincoln, NE
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1966
Type Company - Private
Industry Transportation & Logistics
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

Holding company Crete Carrier Corporation's flagship business, Crete Carrier, provides dry van truckload freight transportation services in the 48 contiguous states. It operates from some two dozen terminals, mainly in the mid-western and southeastern US. The company's Shaffer Trucking unit transports temperature-controlled cargo, and Hunt Transportation (no relation to J.B. Hunt Transport Services) hauls heavy equipment and other cargo on flatbed trailers. Overall, the companies operate more than 5,300 tractors and more than 12,400 trailers. Family-owned Crete Carrier was... More

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