ABOUT MELTON TRUCK LINES


Based out of Tulsa, OK, Melton Truck Lines is known for treating its drivers like family. Melton has been running more than 65 years with a reputation of excellence and stability in the trucking industry. Melton aims to remain ahead of the competition with free on-site clinics and dentists, 24/7 driver help desk, rider and pet programs, and much more.

Melton just increased its pay across the board! With our industry high new base pay, per diem plan, $5,000 tuition reimbursement, fuel bonus, extra pay for tarping, OD, hazmat, and Canada loads Melton’s pay package can’t be beat.

Paid Training:


Drivers will be placed in a customized orientation program based on their experience. We welcome recent CDL graduates and Class A CDL holders.

Our trainers are some of the best in the industry. They will teach you everything you need to know to be a successful flatbed OTR driver.

Pay Information:

  • 0 months of Class A T/T driving: 46 cpm
  • 1-5.999 months OTR (4 mos local): 47 cpm
  • 6-8.999 months OTR: 48 cpm
  • 9-11.999 months OTR: 49 cpm
  • 1-3 years OTR: 51 cpm
  • 3+ Years Experience: 52 cpm

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision coverage
  • Free on-site health clinics and dental exams
  • 401(k) retirement program with company match
  • On-site gym, workout facilities, and personal trainer
  • Dedicated driver services team
  • 24/7 safety helpline
  • MDLive - professional medical assistance from anywhere
  • Flexible home domicile
  • Pet Program – 90 lbs or less dog or cat
  • Rider Program – 18+ years old year-round, 10+ years old during summer months
  • Home time: You collect one 24-hour period (day) for every 7 days you are out & your home time never expires!
  • You can stop by the house without using any of your home time if you’re within 75 miles and can deliver your load on time.
  • Guaranteed home on Christmas Day!
  • Melton now offers unlimited domicile changes for our drivers! *Some restrictions do apply. We understand that our drivers have family and friends that live within some of our frequent travels lanes and that on occasion it would be nice to go to their place for home time.”

Extra Pay & Bonuses:

  • .14 CPM per diem
  • Fuel Bonus – Up to $6,000 Extra Per Year
  • $50 tarp pay
  • Extra stop/repower pay - $25
  • .06 CPM extra for Canada and hazmat loads
  • .16 CPM extra for over dimensional loads
  • Driver referral bonus: $250-$1,000
  • CSA inspection bonuses
  • Driver Trainer/Safety Trainer/Mentor/Road Recruiter Pay

Equipment:


Melton Truck Lines has some of the newest equipment in the industry. The average age is 1.5 years old! Our trailers have air-ride, spread axle suspension and offer 48,000 lb. payload capacity. Melton has also added step deck trailers to our fleet! We assign trucks to individual drivers which means the truck stays with YOU even on home time. We take pride in our trucks and work to maintain the highest quality equipment.

Requirements:

  • Drivers must have the following CDL class(es): Class A
  • Driver's minimum age required to work: 21 years old
  • Driver's minimum amount of experience required to work: 1 year
  • If a driver has a DUI/DWI, how old must it be? At least 5 years ago
  • Maximum Moving Violation Restrictions for past 3 years: 4
  • Maximum Preventable Accident Restrictions past 3 years: 3