Drive With Us

More than a driving job. We offer a career!

Just some of the many reasons our drivers call Van Eerden Trucking home:

  • Family Owned Since Day One
  • Consistent Home Time
  • Great Pay & Excellent Benefits
  • Matching 401K and Financial Planning
  • Top Notch Trucks & Trailers
  • Additional Pay Opportunities
  • Earned Paid Time Off
  • ZERO Pet Deposit

the industry’s best equipment
  • 80-86 inch Studio Sleepers
  • Refrigerators & Many Additional Driver Focused Amenities
  • NiteSystem to Provide Heating and Cooling
  • Nav System with *optional Sirius Radio (*Driver Required to Pay Subscription)
  • Omnitracs for satellite on board communication & E-Logs
Consistent Runs & Great Product to Haul
  • Fresh Produce & Plants
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Frozen Food Product
  • Office Furniture & Household Furnishings
  • General Commodities
the respect you deserve
  • A great work environment
  • Friendly dispatch available 24-7
  • Enhanced driving skill programs
  • A company dedicated to your success
  • A long lasting career opportunity

Drive with the best!

  • Drivers average $76,000 annual total compensation per driver.
  • Top 10 average over $94,000 per driver.
  • Anticipated Miles – 144,000 Solo/244,000 Team (or more!)
  • All miles paid loaded and empty miles
  • Weekly Pay

Heard enough? Join the Van Eerden family today!

VE is the last stop on your career search journey!

We offer TOP compensation packages!

  • Our drivers are rewarded with some of the highest pay in the industry
  • Our drivers enjoy a generous benefits package with earned paid time off

We provide QUALITY equipment!

  • Tractors are either Kenworth or Peterbuilt
  • Tractors are 1.8 years old, Trailers are 3.2 years old (on average)

We offer DEDICATED Lanes! Below are our current hiring areas:

  • Michigan, Washington, Florida, Areas of Mid to Southern California, Areas of North West Indiana, Most Areas of Illinois
  • Also the I80 & I40 Corridors

Wonder what it's like to work here?

Considering a career in transportation?

Would you like to learn more?

Years of driving experience? (required)

Years of produce driving experience? (required)

Our drivers stick with us!

Our turn over rate
The Industry Standard Turn Over Rate

Additional Pay

  • Stop Off Pay
  • Blanket Fold Pay
  • New York City Pay
  • East Coast Premium
  • Produce Premium
  • Weekly Paid On Time & Safety Bonuses
  • Annual Mileage Bonus

Earned Time Off

  • 1 week – 1 Year
  • 2 weeks – 2 Years
  • 3 weeks – 5 & 6 Years (if minimum company miles met)
  • 3 weeks – 7 Years
  • 4 weeks – 10+ Years (if minimum company miles met)

Benefits Package

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401 (k) retirement plan with matching contributions
  • Short-term disability coverage
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending & HSA accounts

Popular Questions

What are the minimum requirements to drive for Van Eerden?
Van Eerden Trucking looks for drivers that have a minimum of two years over the road driving experience, a good driving record, and the ability to pass a DOT physical and drug screen. We will review drivers that have at least one year over the road west coast experience. At this time we are not taking drivers out of CDL school. *Drivers that have produce experience are preferred.
What kind of pay can I expect at Van Eerden?
Van Eerden Trucking offers some of the top pay in the industry. Our average drivers earn $76,000 annually while our top performers earn $100,000+!
What kind of equipment does Van Eerden use?
We provide our drivers with the latest model of Kenworth Tractors (under 3 years) equipped with all the driver amenities; 86 inch Studio Sleepers, Refrigerators, NiteSystem to provide heating and cooling with minimal idle, Nav System with Sirius Radio (driver must provide own Sirius subscription), Omnitracs for satellite on board communication, Omnitracs E-Logs which minimizes driver paperwork and saves time. We are partnered with and recognized as a National Account with all major manufacturers to help ensure minimal break down time.
Does Van Eerden allow passengers?
Yes we do. Please contact us to fill out the rider application prior to inviting your guests.
Does Van Eerden allow pets?
Yes, we do! We understand pets are part of the family, that’s why we charge ZERO pet deposit. Bring your little buddies along and drive with us!