CDL “Class A” Truck Driving Jobs in Cape Girardeau, MO

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The team at Rapid Response is quickly expanding, and we are currently seeking qualified truck drivers in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. We are hiring “Class A” CDL owner-operators and company drivers to round our team. If you’re seeking employment in Cape Girardeau, fill out our online form to learn more.

How to Qualify:

  • Valid Class A CDL license
  • Two years of recent driving experience
  • Safe driving record
  • Be at least 23 years of age
  • Must pass a drug screen and DOT physical

Benefit Info:

  • Earn $65,000 to $250,000 based on experience
  • 98% No-touch freight
  • 50-50 Drop-n-Hook
  • Drivers paid weekly
  • Home-weekly routes available
  • Through or to your home one or two times a week
  • New equipment (2019-2024 Peterbilts) and Dry Van Trailers
  • Cell phone allowance
  • Safety bonuses
  • Referral bonuses
  • Layover/Extra stop pay
  • Health/Dental/Life benefits for company drivers

Why Rapid Response?

Rapid Response has been a successful, family-owned trucking company for over 20 years. Because of this, we treat every employee with respect, and we believe that they deserve to be compensated fairly and given the flexibility to enjoy their lives. This has allowed us to benefit from one of the best driver retention rates in the industry. We find advantageous routes for all our drivers, making sure to get them back home to see their families on a regular basis.

We don’t simply take loads from customers and try to cover them at the last minute. We have a strategic approach, matching up multiple loads in advance so that our drivers have a set route and don’t get stuck waiting on a load in any particular area. We know that layovers are undesirable, and we do everything we can to keep our drivers moving along with desirable freight. We don’t haul hazmat, and the vast majority of our freight is no-touch.

Truck Driving Jobs in Cape Girardeau, MO for Company Drivers and Owner Operators

Cape Girardeau is a small city of about 40,000 located 100 miles southeast of St. Louis and 150 miles north of Memphis. Home to Southeast Missouri State University, it is often considered a college town, and it is the 17th largest city in Missouri.

Although it isn’t very large, there are many freight opportunities in Cape Girardeau and the surrounding areas. Companies such as Proctor & Gamble, Mondi Jackson, and Havco Wood Products all have a strong presence in the area and provide consistent freight to drivers. The proximity to St. Louis, Memphis, and Nashville also means that there are many shipments going in and out of the region that won’t require excessive deadhead miles. Being in Cape Girardeau means that you are in a central location where you can pick which hot markets you want to haul from.

If you are a Cape Girardeau-based truck driver looking for the opportunity of a lifetime, complete the short form on this page and our team will contact you and answer all of your questions.

If you would like to Apply to Drive for Rapid Response, simply complete the “short form” above and we will contact you. You may also contact Driver Recruiting at 636-875-5057

Area map of Rapid Response highlighting CDL job locations