Chief Carriers: Hiring Areas

Chief Carriers hiring areas has expanded! Why, you ask? Well, did you know that there are more than 3.5 million truckers in the US? Truck driving is one of the biggest industries in the US and it’s growing every single day.

Whether you’re a veteran driver or military veteran with driving experience or simply looking for a new opportunity, Chief Carriers is hiring truck drivers now! If you’re interested in becoming a Chief Carriers truck driver, read on. We’ll let you know all about the different hiring areas.

Hiring Area

Our target hiring area covers four states. If you’re based out of one of these states, we could have an opportunity for you. But, we’ve expanded our hiring areas to include other states so keep reading!

Illinois & Indiana

Our terminal in Rensselaer, IN is ideally situated close to the border with Indiana. That means residents of both states can easily commute to this location.


Our headquarters and main terminal are based out of Grand Island, NE. Naturally, residents of the Cornhusker State can easily commute to this location.


Residents of Iowa can choose to commute to either of our terminals. Depending on where you live in Iowa, either location might be suitable.

Other Locations

If you’re a little way outside our target hiring area but you’re interested in working with us, get in touch. We’re always happy to hear from licensed truckers. If you’ve got the right skills and attitude, we’ll work with you to find a good opportunity.

Driving Locations

We ship goods to a variety of locations, both in our recruitment areas and beyond. As one of our drivers, you could travel to Kansas, Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and many more.

Wherever you drive, we guarantee you’ll get home at least once every 14 days, though you’ll often get the chance to head home much more regularly.

With all these different locations, it’s a great opportunity to see the country and get experience driving in all kinds of different areas.

How to Become a Truck Driver With Chief Carriers

It’s simple for truckers to apply to drive with us. We offer a detailed application form on our website, where you can tell us all about your skills and experience.

Don’t have time to fill out a long-form? No problem! We offer a short-form application too, making it easier than ever for you to connect with us.

We hire drivers aged 23 and over, with a good driving record, a minimum of six months OTR experience, and no DUI or DWI convictions in the last five years. While we prefer drivers with flatbed experience, we’re happy to train the right applicants.

Join Our Team Today

Now you’ve got all the information you need to join the Chief Carriers team, what’s stopping you from getting started?

It’s so easy to become a truck driver with us. After you’ve filled out the application form, our recruitment team will be in touch as soon as possible to talk things over with you.

We’re always hiring and we have a wide variety of vacancies to appeal to all kinds of people. And there are so many benefits, including healthcare, insurance, and training opportunities.

Are you interested in learning more about our lease purchase program?

Apply today and see the benefits for yourself, or contact us today!