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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

Working at Crete Carrier

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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    I worked at Crete Carrier full-time (Less than a year)

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    Family oriented and good pay

    Cons

    I feel there were no cons

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Crete Carrier Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Lincoln, NE
    Accepted Offer
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    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

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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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