FAQs

 

General Questions.
   -  How much experience do I need?
     We require 2 years of CDL-A experience. We can train you in flatbed, if needed.

  -   What does C1 TRANSPORTATION haul?
We primarily haul steel, building materials including lumber and shingles, as well as machinery, cars and more.

  - Do you have direct deposit?
Yes! Weekly settlements are electronically transferred every Friday via direct deposit. 

  - Who pays for scales? 
C1 Transportation will pay for CAT scales with the "Weight My Truck" app.

- Does C1 Transportation pay referral bonuses?
Yes! We offer a $500 bonus for each driver referred.


Lease to Purchase Questions

- HOW LONG IS THE LEASE TERM?
Leases range from 3-5 years depending on the age of equipment.

- HOW MUCH DOES C1 TRANSPORTATION PAY?
Contractors are paid 80% of whatever is billed to the customer.

- WHAT KIND OF TRUCKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR LEASE?
The majority of our fleet are 2018-2019 Volvo/Freightliner Cascadia, with a few 2016 Cascadia’s available, as well.

- HOW MUCH ARE TRUCK PAYMENTS?
Payments range from $745-$950 weekly.

- HOW MUCH IS TRAILER RENTAL?
Trailer rental is $250 per week, including usage and maintenance.

- WHAT KIND OF TRANSMISSION?
Most of our fleet is equipped with automatic transmissions. We do offer some manual transmissions, when available

- WHO PAYS FOR TOLLS? 
Each contractor pays for tolls. Trucks are equipped with a Pre-Pass Elite Pass unit.

- ARE LEASE PURCHASE TRUCKS GOVERNED? 
Yes, our trucks are governed at 65mph with cruise control, and 70mph on the pedals

 

Owner Operator Questions
- HOW MUCH DOES C1 TRANSPORTATION PAY?
We pay contractors 80% of what is billed to the customer.

- DO I NEED MY OWN TRAILER?
No. Trailer rental options are available at $250 weekly.

- DO I NEED MY OWN PHYSICAL DAMAGE INSURANCE?
No. Purchase options are available for Physical Damage insurance, at a cost of 4% of the truck value.

 

COMPANY CONTRACTORS- MILEAGE & PRECENTAGE

- HOW ARE Mileage Contractors DIFFERENT FROM Percentage Contractors?
Mileage Contractors receive$ .55-$.60 cents per mile, plus Tarp and Detention pay. Percentage Contractors receives 27% of what is billed to the customer.

- What kind of equipment?
The majority of our fleet are 2018-2019 Freightliner Cascadia, with a few 2017 Cascadia’s available, as well.

- WHAT KIND OF TRANSMISSION?
Most of our fleet is equipped with automatic transmissions.