Swift Transportation
2.8 of 5 95 reviews
www.swifttrans.com Phoenix, AZ 5000+ Employees

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OTR Driver (Former Employee)
Sumner, WA

ProsDecent training, plenty of dedicated operations

ConsLack of hometime, Always afraid to drop truck off for service as they would take it away without letting you get your stuff if you were on hometime.

Advice to Senior ManagementFix the empty trailer situation in Fontana.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Drivers are expendable, constant hiring and firing.

    OTR Driver (Former Employee)
    Ocala, FL

    I worked at Swift Transportation full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Pay is decent. Trucks are good. Cons: Extended time away from home. Living in truck. DM's with little concern for driver. Do not expect to get unemployment compensation under any… Advice to Senior Management: At least treat your drivers as well as you would horses if they… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Good place to start, but don't stick around unless you have a dedicated route

    Driver Trainer (Former Employee)
    Decatur, GA

    I worked at Swift Transportation full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: I was on Target Dedicated and made good money. I… Cons: Washed up drivers take pay cuts to become driver managers (dispatchers) and they are as bad, or worse at that as they were driving. They… Advice to Senior Management: Read my cons and fix them. That would be a… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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