Estes Express Lines Wins Four Awards in Trucking and Logistics

Tuesday, Aug 13 2019 Randall-Reilly Editor

The awards are piling up over at the Estes Express Lines office. The trucking company in Richmond, Virginia recently won not just one but three major awards among their partners. Worldwide Express, Total Quality Logistics, and Echo Global Logistics gave out the awards for recognition of excellence in service. See how Estes manages to provide superior truck driving service in the LTL trucking job market. If you are interested in working for Estes Express, we’ve got some details on how to make that happen, too.

Top Award Winning Carrier

estes express cab with two trailersTo receive a single award for great service from one shipping customer is wonderful. Estes was able to earn a preferred LTL carrier and carrier of the year among four different shipping customers. These carriers presented Estes with the following trucking awards:

  • Total Quality Logistics 2019 Preferred LTL Carrier
  • Worldwide Express 2019 Special Recognition Award
  • RR Donnelley 2018 LTL Carrier of the Year
  • Echo Global Logistics 2018 National Carrier of the Year Award

Preferred LTL Carrier Award

Total Quality Logistics presented Estes Express with the Preferred LTL Carrier award for 2019. This award goes to the truck drivers at Estes. As a truck driver at Estes Express, you are on a fleet with the latest equipment and smartest logistics technology. This allows you to provide on-time deliveries with a low rate of cargo claims on shipments.

It also means your CSA score and driving record will stay in great shape over the course of your career. After all, you’re working for a trucking company that makes sure you have the tools and training to do your job to the best of your capabilities and safely.

National Carrier of the Year

At Echo Global Logistics, Estes Express is the National Carrier of the Year for 2018. This award was presented to Estes for top-rated LTL trucking services. Estes Express is also the LTL Carrier of the Year for 2018 at RR Donnelley. A Fortune 500 company, RR Donnelley is an integrated communications company.

At RR Donnelly, they are heavily invested in print marketing among other forms of marketing. Their customers require truck drivers to haul paper, printed products, trade show booths, presentation stages, videography equipment, etc. Truck drivers for Estes Express provide RR Donnelley’s customers with on-time service and excellent customer service along with minimal missed pickups and cargo claims.

Special Recognition Award

The 2019 Special Recognition Award was presented by Worldwide Express to Estes. This honor comes from Estes truck drivers who provide freight hauling service that exceeds expectations for Worldwide Express.

According to Estes Express CEO and President Rob Estes, “These awards acknowledge that our delivery of responsive freight solutions is helping customers focus on what matters most. Our company was founded with the customers’ needs at the forefront. And almost 90 years later, that’s not going to change.”

Finding a Trucking Job at Estes

At Estes Express, you can get hired as:

  • Linehaul driving jobs
  • Pickup and delivery driving jobs or P&D
  • Dry van driving jobs
  • Non-endorsed driving jobs
  • Combo driving jobs
  • Hub driving jobs

To be hired at Estes Express Lines, you need to have a Class A CDL and at least one year of driving experience. If you have your hazmat, tank, and doubles/triples endorsement, you are going to be in good shape. The company prefers to hire drivers with these endorsements, but it is not required for all driver positions. To find out where Estes Express is hiring near you, check out our current truck driver job listings at Trucker Classifieds.

Source: Estes - News

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