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Discussion in 'Wal-Mart' started by Thetommygunz, Mar 13, 2019.

  1. mxpx148

    mxpx148 Road Train Member

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    f you’re on a 5/2 program, running your clock out and keeping your door shut, you can definitely hit that $86k from what I’ve seen since January so far. I’m on a 6/3, so I don’t think I’ll be seeing that $86k, but I value weekends off every few weeks
     
  2. slim6596

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    I'm guessing it's a combination of not having a routine, not knowing how to figure ETDs, and not running hard.
     
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  3. nicalycab

    nicalycab Bobtail Member

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    What's ETD mean?
     
  4. ScaniaLW

    ScaniaLW Light Load Member

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    Estimated Time of Departure. You used to put in an ETA to yard and they would automatically allow you 2 hours on the yard for showers, fueling etc but now you decided when you want to leave.
     
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  5. slim6596

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    If I think I will be ready to pull out of the next place I'm going (store, DC, etc) at noon, that's my ETD time, even if I got there at 11:30.
     
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  6. Dry Ice

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    No doubt you work in a state where you can drive above 55 miles an hour, and traffic is manageable. And you probably do a lot more miles than activities in your area...
    Now on the other hand, when I was working out of the grocery DC and going home every day,, I made in 10 hours on duty, what takes most 11/14. If you really want to cast stones.
     
  7. VantaiTatted

    VantaiTatted Light Load Member

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    I did hear a few drivers say you can control when you were going to show up or something like that. I never knew what that meant, thank you.
     
  8. mike3fan

    mike3fan Medium Load Member

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    You can work as hard a you want to here within reason, want to meet your significant other for lunch or dinner just set your etd out later and they won't dispatch you on a run you can't deliver on time.
     
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  9. MilkyJay

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    They're probably the ones spending 2 hours in the breakrooms flirting with coordinators. I made 64k here from may 2017 to dec. 2017 and that was on a 5/2 5/3. Show up to work and do just that, or you'll make pennies compared to others.
     
  10. Coover

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    Good way to get yourself into trouble. Most drivers that get themselves into it, bring it upon themselves.
     
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