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:

  • Travel allowance and hotel accommodations during orientation 
  • Uniform allowance 
  • Sign-on bonus 
  • Tractor lease options 
  • No forced dispatch 
  • Weekly settlements 
  • Personalized Comdata card 
  • Up to 30% order-advances 
  • Third party health insurance options 
  • 24/7/365 roadside assistance 
  • Fuel discounts 
  • Fully equipped trailer 
  • FREE monthly Blue Beacon tractor & trailer washes 
  • 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)
  • 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 and someone from our team will contact you shortly. Safe travels!

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DO YOU HAVE OVER THE ROAD DRIVING EXPERIENCE?
TYPE OF DRIVING POSITION DESIRED:
HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT US? PLEASE SELECT ALL THAT APPLY.
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*Household goods experience preferred


Frequently Asked Questions

How Does Bekins Van Lines Offer One of the Best Jobs With a CDL License? 

The earning income potential is among the highest in all of the trucking industry. We also foster a family work environment, provide great benefits and recognize our drivers for their hard work with performance based compensation enhancements and our  Driver of the Year awards. 

How Flexible is the Work Schedule for a Bekins Moving Truck Driver? 

One of the greatest benefits of becoming a truck driver for Bekins is the flexibility it allows. You can be selective in the routes and times that best fit your lifestyle. 

How Much Do Van Operators Make at Bekins Van Lines? 

The amount you make as a truck driver at Bekins depends on your drive to succeed and the strength of your skills. However, Bekins offers some of the highest paying truck driving jobs in the industry. We offer strong pay incentives for consistent, quality performance and a low rate of claims. We offer the potential to be paid handsomely for a job well done. If you’re in the moving industry and aren’t currently being paid what you’re worth, fill out the form above. 

Why Is There a Truck Driver Shortage at Bekins Van Lines? 

The pandemic made a huge impact on the trucking industry. Many of our best van operators were at a senior level and chose this time to retire. Also, many training programs for developing the new generation of quality drivers weren’t available during that time.  Every business that utilizes truck drivers felt this change, and we were no exception. However, post-pandemic, Bekins is working hard to rebuild our team of excellent drivers!