Drive for Bekins
Put Your Career into Motion
Bekins Van Lines’ long history in the household goods industry has produced countless satisfied long-term drivers, and we’d love to have you join those ranks! We strive for excellence in customer service and desire to partner with drivers who share our same passion and goals.
Why Partner With Us?
Bekins has been in business since 1891. We offer one of the strongest compensation packages in the industry, including a substantial seasonal rate adjustment (SRA). Bekins is doing great things for the drivers and continuously strives to put more money in your pocket. You’ll have not only control over your own earning potential, but also the opportunity to increase your line-haul percentage by incurring low claims and an excellent customer service rating. We understand the demands of our industry but want you to know we have your back! Collectively we will work together to create a strong relationship and help you build a successful career.
CDL-A & CDL-B Corporate OTR Driver Positions
When you drive for Bekins Van Lines as an OTR Household Goods Owner Operator, you can enjoy your independence while growing YOUR business. As a valued partner of Bekins, you have a direct connection with our corporate staff, a dedicated dispatcher, regional planning and ongoing support from our Driver Services Department.
CDL-B & Non-CDL Regional Driver Positions
Don’t have a CDL-A? That’s ok; we have many successful CDL-B and non-CDL drivers in our network. With 350+ full-service agents throughout the continental United States, we’ll help you find the fit that’s right for your situation.
Benefits of Partnering Direct
Here’s the good stuff! As a direct driver for Bekins Van Lines, you’ll enjoy:
- $255K-$430K 1099 gross earning potential
- Higher than industry standard regarding hauling revenue & driver contract
- Sign-on bonus
- Equipment lease options
- Newer, well-maintained equipment
- Flexible dispatch
- Weekly pay settlements
- 100% of fuel surcharge, small & large shipment fees payable to hauler
- 100% of origin & destination fees payable to hauler
- 100% of safe handling & bulky articles payable to hauler
- Substantial seasonal rate adjustments (SRA)
- Advance options so you don’t have to run on your own money
- Discounted 3rd party health insurance options
- Uniform allowance 24 / 7 / 365 roadside assistance
- Substantial fuel discounts
- FREE monthly Blue Beacon tractor & trailer washes
- Driver of the Year award & safety bonuses
Want to know what our current drivers think? Here are a few things they have to say about working with Bekins:
“When asked why I’ve stayed with Bekins so long, there are many reasons, but in short, the key reasons are honesty and integrity.”
Randy Mann | 37 years Bekins Direct Driver
“Bekins has always been in my corner 100%!”
Jimmy Funkhouser | 28 years Bekins Direct Driver
“Bekins is honest with your money.”
David Zaragoza | 5 years Bekins Direct Driver
Advance Your Truck Driving Career with Bekins:
Ready for a change and to drive your career forward? We are actively seeking experienced household goods drivers and would love you to join the Bekins team! You have the option to drive direct or drive/work for any of our 350+ network agents. Please complete & submit the inquiry form below or call 800-428-1165 and someone from our team will contact you shortly. Safe travels!
*Household goods experience preferred
Frequently Asked Questions
What’s It Like Being a Driver with Bekins Van Lines?
When you become a driver for Bekins Van Lines, you become a partner with a van line that is growth-minded and a leader in its industry. You can be confident that you’re driving for a company that knows what they’re doing because we have more than 130 years of household moving experience. Centrally located in Indianapolis, Ind., Bekins brings strong leadership and responsive support to the table and recognizes hard work with performance-based compensation and an enriching working environment.
I’m Looking for Owner Operator Truck Driving Jobs. How Flexible is the Work Schedule at Bekins Van Lines?
Extremely flexible. Truck drivers are business owners, and one of the key benefits of being a contract driver for Bekins Van Lines is the flexibility it allows. That’s why Bekins does not force dispatch OTR drivers. The van line supports and respects work-life balance—if our drivers are happy, our customers will be, too!
I’m On the Fence. Why Should I Start a Career With Bekins Van Lines?
At Bekins, we understand that change can be difficult. However, change can also be amazing! Everyone at Bekins works hard to make driver transitions easy. Not only will Bekins pay for driver travel and accommodations during onboarding and orientation, but the van line will also offer an attractive sign-on bonus to keep you moving. Last, but certainly not least, Bekins Van Lines has a consistent record of satisfied drivers with an average tenure of more than 10 years. Join the crew of happy, well-compensated drivers!