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Saia LTL Freight Overview

www.saia.com
Johns Creek, GA
5001 to 10000 employees
1924
Company - Public (SAIA)
Transportation & Logistics
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Saia's network of 148 terminals covers 34 states in the U.S. as well as Canada. Through our network of partners, we serve the balance of the U.S. including Alaska and Hawaii, plus Puerto Rico and Mexico. Through our operating service groups - Saia LTL, Saia ... Read more

Mission: Provide best-in-class service – as defined by our customers – through quality processes in an environment that respects employees, advocates safety, recognizes excellence, and builds shareholder value.

Company Updates

  • Ready to grow your career with one of the most successful LTL carriers in the industry? We're currently hiring experienced LTL professionals and leaders to work at our new terminals in Pittsburgh, PA, Harrisburg, PA, Philadelphia, PA, and Newark, NJ.

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Saia LTL Freight – Why Work For Us?


Is your career taking you where you want to go?

If you’re seeking a rewarding career in a fast-paced and challenging industry, then Saia is the place for you. Working for Saia means the opportunity to partner with a successful company and enjoy stability and security for you and your family. Saia has a long history of success dating back to 1924 and provides complete transportation and logistics solutions throughout the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico and Mexico.

As an industry leader, Saia places a premium on finding and developing the right people. We work hard to provide our employees with the resources and skill set they need to build an awesome career. Saia is a growing corporation offering the best-in-class benefits and opportunities to inspire every member of our team. With over 8,000 employees dedicated to their jobs and our customers, you may discover your own career path at Saia.

But don’t just take our word for it - here’s what some of our employees have to say...


As a company, Saia is dedicated to providing every employee the opportunity and environment to continue to grow and contribute, individually and as part of a team. Perhaps that is why the average employee tenure at Saia is 8 years, nearly twice the national average, and why more than 300 employees have been with us for over 20 years.

Benefits provided to eligible employees:

- Competitive Compensation
- Comprehensive Health, Rx and Vision Benefits paid for by Saia after 10 years of employment
- Dental Coverage Available
- 401K Plan with company match and immediate vesting
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Credit Union
- Paid Vacation
- Paid Holidays
- Paid Bereavement Leave
- Paid Jury Duty Leave
- Direct payroll deposit
- Company-paid Disability
- Company-paid Life Insurance
- Employee Assistance Program
- Educational Scholarships
- Wellness Program
- Employee Recognition Programs
- Safety Awards
- Driver Uniform Program


Saia's Dock-to-Driver Training Program

If you are looking for an opportunity for career growth, stability, and to make more money and provide excellent benefits for you and your family, consider applying for a Dockworker position at Saia. Once you have been employed as a Dockworker for at least 90 days, you are eligible to apply to Saia’s free Dock-to-Driver training program. For more details, check out this video featuring Saia employees in our Dock-to-Driver Training program:

Opportunities are Available Across the Country!

See below for a full listing of where we operate:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin

Saia LTL Freight Reviews

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    I have been working at Saia LTL Freight full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company been here almost 30 years as any job you get what you put into it pay is good benefits are good if you have issues or questions I've never seen them being ignored like a lot of companies out there

    Cons

    Some of the terminals could use some upgrades

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Saia LTL Freight Photos

Saia LTL Freight photo of: Saia truck in Nashville
Saia LTL Freight photo of: Cabs on the lot.
Saia LTL Freight photo of: Saia's newest terminal: Grayslake, IL
Saia LTL Freight photo of: Saia CCO Ray Ramu with City Driver Doyle Weismer
Saia LTL Freight photo of: Saia Dock to Driver Program
Saia LTL Freight photo of: Fuel Station
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Saia LTL Freight Interviews

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    Class A Truck Driver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Madison, AL
    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Saia LTL Freight (Madison, AL).

    Interview

    Simple. They were desperate for drivers at the time so all I needed was to be available and physically able with license in hand with more than 3 moving violations or accidents.

    Interview Questions

    • When can you srart, how much experience do you have, any accidents and why are leaving your present compant.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    No negotiations.

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