Furniture Row Express

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  1. Daniel.trawick

    Daniel.trawick Road Train Member

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    Will be starting work with FurnitureRow Express this Monday. Will post what happens from the start of the orientation. I will be post both good and bad things so if anyone else what's to work for them you will know as much as possable.
     
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    I know they sponsor the race team but it's a little early for that soo.... :eek:))
    I'll assume you are going to haul their wares around what area?? Good luck and be safe! We'll keep an eye out for updates!!
     
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    Yes it would be to move the furniture around but they also have reefer trl's so they can haul anything. They are also dropping the rental trks they have and buying new trks with APU's installed. They are also working on some dedicated runs right now. Only 150 trks I think don't hold me to it. But I will be posting more when I find out more. I have the dot physical and drug test on Monday with orientation on Tuesday. 1 day orientation also. Min 1 yr exp. 22 years old good driving record. More to post when I have more info to share.
     
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    I wonder if they would hire from the Tampa area?? Don't see any stores near here on their website... might be time for a call on monday???
     
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    They are a 48 state trucking company. If you like I can PM you the guy to talk to directly.
     
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    looken forward to youre post
     
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    Will you please send me the contact info on who to contact for employment? Thanks.
     
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    Contact info sent. I hope it helps.
     
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    Sent you a PM, good luck and keep us posted!!
     
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    Well physical and drug test is done. Will still have to wait on the drug test to come back but I am not worried about that. Hotel is nice as well. Right beside the airport so there is places around to go eat if needed. Only one other guy here for this orientation going on so far this week. So all in all will be in the hotel for 2 nights. They also put you in a room to yourself so no sharing there.

    The trucks they have are nice. New freightliners, long nose with not sure but I think detroit engines. All come with APU's, fridge and CB built in. They even put a custom dress kit on the trucks. They do use the qualcomm for eloggs and dispatch.

    Other then that there is not much more to post about them. Should have more tomorrow to share. I hope this is helping those that are looking and can get hired on. Did find out today that they do not hire from Florida so for those that live there I am sorry but this doesnt help you out.
     
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