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Saia LTL Freight Overview

Johns Creek, GA
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public (SAIA)
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Saia, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAIA), with 2016 revenues of $1.2 billion, offers customers a wide range of less-than-truckload, non-asset truckload, and logistic services.

The company operates 152 terminals in 38 states. With headquarters in Georgia, Saia employs over ... 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.

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  • 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 9,000 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 Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania 
  • 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


    Great communication with all. They care about all your needs. Great benefits for you and your spouse.


    I don't have anything bad to say.

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Saia LTL Freight Photos

Saia LTL Freight photo of: Saia truck in Nashville
Saia LTL Freight photo of: 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
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Saia LTL Freight photo of: Our customer service professionals work to resolve your issues.
Saia LTL Freight photo of: We pride ourselves on being a leading multi-regional LTL Carrier.
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Saia LTL Freight Interviews



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    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
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    I applied online. I interviewed at Saia LTL Freight (Portland, OR) in March 2018.


    Just met with a guy that asked if I wanted part-time or full-time said I would be driving a forklift and it was easy work. Nothing else will be explained to you you will have false hopes and then be hit in the head with a ton of bricks after you start your job

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