Join Our Family

It's been 75 years since the first Andrus family member hauled freight for a customer. Since then, everyone who drives for Doug Andrus Distributing has been treated like family - enjoying an atmosphere of respect, flexibility and support. Headquartered in Idaho Falls, ID, Doug Andrus Distributing serves customers across America, dealing in a variety of products. Doug Andrus offers regional and OTR fleet services and provides drivers with high quality, late model equipment - Freightliners and Peterbilts.

  • Why Drive for Doug Andrus?
  • Qualifications
  • Pay & Benefits
  • Home Time
  • Training

Why Drive for Doug Andrus?

Solo company drivers can find success with excellent driving opportunities in refrigerated, flatbed and hopper freight.

  • Our Drivers Average $1,100 per Week.

  • Our Refrigerated fleet drivers make up to $0.39cpm; Flatbed drivers make up to $0.43cpm; Hopper drivers make up to $0.

    40cpm (starting pay dependent on experience and fleet assignment)

  • Average miles - 2700 to 3000 miles per week
  • Generous bonus opportunities
  • Mostly No Touch Freight
  • Tarping pay (Flatbed)
  • Rider program
  • Affordable health insurance for you and your family
  • Quality home time - Generally 10 to 14 days on the road


    Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 23 years old, 21 or more for Students
  • Must have a valid CDL-A
  • Veterans:
    Must have CDL school certificate and 12 months of verifiable OTR experience or 24 months verifiable OTR experience.

  • Students:
    Must have CDL school certificate from accredited truck driving school.
  • Employment History

  • No more than 3 employers (motor carrier employers) in the past 12 months.
  • Violations

  • No more than 3 moving violations combined on MVR, PSP, and/or driver application in the past three years
  • No serious moving violations within the past 3 years on the MVR, PSP, or driver application
  • Driving Record

  • No more than 3 preventable accidents on the MVR, PSP, and/or driver application in the past 3 years
  • No serious preventable accidents on the MVR, PSP, and/or driver application in the past 3 years, (serious is defined as a at-fault rear end collision, a head-on accident, a rollover, a jack-knife, etc.)
  • No DUI/DWI, drug/alcohol violations, or Reckless Driving violations in the past 5 years
  • Screening

  • Be able to pass DOT physical and a functional capacity test (i.e. Worksteps)
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen

Pay & Benefits

  • Our Drivers Average $1,100 per Week

  • Running 2,700 - 3,000 miles per Week

  • Doug Andrus drivers average 40 cpm (starting pay based on experience & fleet assignment)
  • Industry competitive benefits include medical/dental/vision/life insurance, retirement plan, etc
  • Rider Policy program support quality of life efforts while on-the-road
  • Vacation Pay
  • Call us today to find out more about our new pay package

Home Time

  • Doug Andrus runs keep you out for 10 to 14 days with 1 day home for every 7 days out

Training Program

We offer the most comprehensive training program in the business for recent CDL graduates. We recognize that our program may be a little longer than most programs. Doug Andrus is committed to putting a safe driver on the road as soon as possible, assuring you, the trainee-student, that your CSA (Comprehensive Safety Analysis) score is not damaged.

Doug Andrus requires that you be 21 years of age, have a valid Class A CDL and a clean MVR and a Certificate of Graduation from a driving school. Pay, while in training, is $75.00 per day.

All trainees must pass a DOT Physical and Physical Abilities test as well as a substance abuse test.

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