Regional CDL Truck Driver - Tanker - HazMat

Ballard Inc. is an independent, family owned and operated food grade liquid transportation company located in Bardstown, Kentucky. We specialize in the transportation of distilled spirits, particularly whiskey, wine and vinegar. Ballard Inc. was founded in 1964 and has become an industry leader in the specialized transportation of food grade liquids for customers across the United States.

What We Offer:

  • Average yearly salary $77,000
  • Home 1-2 times a week.
  • Detention, layover, & breakdown pay
  • Paid for all dispatched miles, loaded and empty
  • Vacation pay
  • Paid holidays
  • Quality, affordable medical, dental, vision and life insurance with FREE medical option
  • 401k with company match
  • Weekly direct deposit available
  • Multiple bonus programs 
  • Annual performance based raises
  • Assigned late model Peterbilt trucks
  • Full service repair shop on site


  • Must be at least 23 years old with at least 2 years of CDL-A experience
  • Tank experience preferred
  • Tank and hazmat endorsements required, can be acquired prior to start date
  • Passport required within 90 days of hire
  • Must meet all DOT regulations pertaining to driver qualifications and must have reasonable, comprehensive knowledge of FMCSA regulations pertaining to driver actions and responsibility
  • Must pass all DOT required physical exams and drug/alcohol tests
  • Must be insurable and have a clean driving record