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THE REAR-VIEW MIRROR
Swift Transportation, a subsidiary of Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc., Originated and is based in Phoenix, Arizona, and operates a tractor fleet of approximately 15,000 units driven by company and owner-operator drivers. Swift operates more than 40 major terminals positioned near major freight centers and traffic lanes in the United States and Mexico. Swift offers customers the opportunity for “one-stop shopping” for their truckload transportation needs through a broad spectrum of services and equipment. Swift’s extensive suite of services includes general, dedicated and cross-border U.S./Mexico/Canada service, temperature-controlled, flatbed and specialized trailers, in addition to rail intermodal and non-asset-based freight brokerage and logistics management services, making it an attractive choice for a broad array of customers. As a nationwide company we are more than just trucks, we offer a wide variety of different careers to include office and shop positions. Be a part of the team that drives the transportation industry forward.
UNDER THE HOOD
Our dry van trucking travels more than 6 million miles every day. Our commitment to safety, service, and damage-free delivery is paramount within our walls and on the road. Swift operates 40 terminals in 24 states which facilitates the strongest local market presence in the truckload industry. Our driver support team partners with our professional Driving Associates to provide the opportunity to be where our customers need us the most. We provide outstanding service throughout the U.S. and Mexico with unparalleled capacity to meet the needs of our customers seasonal demands and surges.
Our roots are deep in flatbed trucking and transportation and growing stronger each year. We recognize that our customers have specific needs that are not necessarily compatible with standard flatbed trucking products. In an effort to provide seamless, service-sensitive, solutions, Swift’s flatbed transportation division offers one of the most diverse selections of trailer configurations in the market. Our driver support professionals partner with our growing flatbed trucking fleet of experienced drivers to deliver excellent service that Swift’s customers have come to expect.
Our Drivers help move the economy forward. Training a new class of Drivers is key to the success of our economy. At Swift Transportation, we hire on average 18,000 drivers annually from that 80% of those new hires are students. What a better way to give back to our economy than to train drivers at Swift Academy. We have 11 Swift Academy location nation-wide that provide hands-on CDL training. These Academies help train the next generation of Swift Drivers and help the be successful as they move on to their professional driving career. Swift Transportation trains 30% of new drivers entering the transportation industry annually. Supporting our training efforts is the best way to give back and help our thriving economy.
Swift Transportation engaged the best minds in the industry to create a specific solution customized to suit our customers’ ever-changing operating environment. Our dedicated driver support professionals are engaged every step of the way to provide our drivers and customers with the most accurate and economical transportation arrangement the industry has to offer. Swift currently operates over 3,000 dedicated tractors and is recognized as the leading asset-based dedicated trucking provider in North America.
From your morning coffee to your electronics and everything in between, logistics is more than just moving something from point A to point B. It’s about creatively working to find solutions in an industry that changes every single day. If you’re engaged, energetic, driven and ready to work for an industry innovator that rewards hustle, a job with Knight & Swift Logistics can be the launching pad for an extremely rewarding career.
Swift Transportation can customize and design intermodal transportation solutions to move freight at the speed and cost our customers need. Combine the economy of rail with Swift’s over-the-road handling for seamless door-to-door service and savings. Our terminal network throughout North America and large drayage fleets are aligned to offer applications suitable for all intermodal transportation needs. Our driver support helps our Driving Associates bring rail/truck service, door-to-door, coast-to-coast, or cross-border solutions to our customers.
OWNER / OPERATOR
Swift offers the opportunity for Drivers to become an Owner Operator. For many, this is the perfect way to build their own business for the long haul. As the leader in the truckload industry, Swift provides Owner Operators with the freedom to manage and grow their own business. Swift also offers lease programs to help with that growth and not break the bank. Our friendly Owner/Operator staff helps provide the Owners with the tools to become successful. Their success is everyone’s success.
Swift refrigerated combines the size, strength, and service that quality customers have come to expect from our national dry van services with the versatility of temperature-controlled transportation. Our refrigerated trailers are capable of carrying almost any type of temperature sensitive product for delivery to nearly anywhere in North America. Our driver support professionals take pride in their work environment and assist our Driving Associates to achieve our high standards for on-time service.
Trans-Mex is the only major Mexican carrier that is 100% owned by a US Carrier. Swift Transportation, Trans-Mex, and our Customs Brokerage Service allows us to complete the supply chain and offer the ONLY true door-to-door transportation service in the industry. This translates to better service and a timely, safe and affordable delivery of freight. Swift has established heightened vetting standards for selecting Mexican 3PLs. With over 850 tractors strong, delivering goods safely across our 7 border crossing locations is the winning formula.