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Crete Carrier Overview

Lincoln, NE
5001 to 10000 employees
1966
Company - Private
Transportation & Logistics
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Knight Transportation, Werner Enterprises, Melton Truck Lines
Founded in 1966, Crete Carrier Corporation has become one of the largest privately owned trucking companies in the country. With help from Shaffer Trucking and Hunt Transportation, Crete Carrier Corporation is able to provide dry van trucking, temperature-sensitive services, and ... Read more

Mission: At Crete Carrier Corporation, there are no shortcuts. Our goal is to provide exceptional service, quality transportation and the ability to always deliver more than you expect. Our company is driven by seven principles:

1. Safety: First and ... Read more

Crete Carrier Reviews

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    Pros

    Pays well
    Treats drivers well
    On time for getting home

    Cons

    General: need more than 10 hours off each night

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Crete Carrier Interviews

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    OTR Truck Driver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Lincoln, NE
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Crete Carrier (Lincoln, NE) in April 2016.

    Interview

    I filled out an online application and within 24 hrs. I was contacted by a recruiter from Crete. My recruiter was profession and polite, asking questions regarding my background and my goals going forward. During the vetting process he kept in touch with occasional request for verification on different items. He was open to all inquiries about Crete, answering all of my questions. They wanted me to drive for them as well as making sure that Crete was where I would like to be. I was very impressed with the whole process. I did take their offer and after completion of orientation I started as a national driver. After 3 1/2 months I have to say that Crete has proven to be everything I thought they would be, a professional outfit that respects their drivers and pays very well. I was very satisfied with the whole hiring process and glad that I chose to drive for Crete.

    Interview Questions

    • If you wanted a regional or national account position   1 Answer
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Crete Carrier Awards & Accolades

  • Carrier of the Year, Nestle Waters, 2015
  • Inbound Carrier of the Year, ConAgra Foods, 2015
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