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Our Regional Fleet is comprised of drivers making deliveries in some of our biggest markets. This fleet is focused in the lower Eastern US and spans as far north as Pennsylvania and as far west as Missouri. Drivers in this fleet are based in cities like Atlanta, GA and Lebanon, TN which are located in the heart of this fleet's service area.  Limited LP/OO positions available.


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What to Expect

  • 5.5-day work weeks with reasonable home time for everyone.

  • 100% No-touch frieght.

  • Drivers based in Atlanta, GA, and Lebanon, TN near our terminals are able to head home more frequently than drivers based in other locations.

  • The same quality equipment is used for all drivers at Christenson.

  • Perks like Drivers’ Lounge access, pets, and passengers.

Christenson Fleet


  • Upon approval of your online application, you should receive a call from one of Recruiters who will collect any missing information, schedule a drug screening, lock in a start date, and arrange transportation to your orientation.

  • Orientation takes place at our headquarters in Strafford, MO. It lasts 2-3 days and includes meeting your fleet manager and other staff, choosing your truck, signing any necessary paperwork, learning about safety, maintenance, and operations policies, and getting the things you need to get on the road.

  • If this sounds like a good fit for you, we would love to review your application. Please submit your Intelliapp today and one of our wonderful recruiters will get in touch with you. If you have any additional questions please give us a call at 417-866-5993 and choose option one for Recruiting.



  • Starting Base pays $1.25 Per mile on loaded miles

  • Deadhead pays $1.25 per mile on empty miles after the first 50 miles. No fuel surcharge paid on empty miles. 

  • Fuel Surcharge paid on all loaded miles. 

  • FSC formula based on the pump price ABOVE $1.245 per gallon & averaged at 7.0 mpg fuel economy

  • Additional $.10 Per Mile (for a base rate of $1.15 Per Mile) East Coast pay.

  • for all loaded miles on loads that pick up AND deliver East of the Mississippi River.

Christenson Transportation Driver.

Additional Compensation

  • Market Surcharge Pay

    • Pay will be calculated at the market contract linehaul rate per loaded mile for the previous week vs the linehaul rate per mile goal. Ex, Market at $2.54 – $2.14 *.3 = $.12 CPM.

  • Additional .01 per mile for every million miles at Christenson Transportation

  • Orientation/Transition Pay of $250.00 + Travel Expenses

    • ​Paid on first check, after completion of orientation and first load.

  • Layover Pay of $250.00 Per night

    • If not assigned a load by 5pm the day after unloading.

  • Extra Pick-up or Drop pay of $65.00

    • Excludes first pick-up and first drop.

  • Detention Pay of $40.00 per hour

    • Begins 2 hours after correctly reporting on time arrival for appointment, not to exceed $250 daily. Detention on FCFS deliveries will be paid $20 per hour after correctly reporting arrival, not to exceed
      $125 daily.

  • Referral Bonus of $500.00 & name entered into the drawing to win $4,000.00 after every 5 referrals hired.

    • $500.00 paid in 2 payments. The first is $250.00 after delivery of the referral’s load. The second $250.00 is at the time of the $4,000.00 drawing.

Join our team of drivers at Christenson Transportation


  • Leather Seats

  • Refrigerator

  • Inverter

  • APU

  • Bunk Heaters

  • Double Bunks on most trucks

Peterbilt 579 ultra truck equipment
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