Melton Truck Lines, Inc.



Driver requirements

Limited Time Only:

The transition to a new company and lifestyle doesn’t have to be a financial strain. Receive $5,000 Supplemental Pay regardless of your experience!

Melton Truck Lines currently has job openings available for experienced and entrylevel truck drivers in the lower 48 states. For your application to be processed, you should meet the following standards:

  1. Must be 21 years of age or older
  2. Valid Class A CDL from the state you reside in
  3. No BACs, DUIs, or DWIs in the last five years
  4. Must meet all applicable DOT Regulations including a DOT physical and NIDA approved drug screen administered by a Melton Truck Lines physician
  5. Must pass an integrity interview and meet Melton’s work attendance and availability requirements

If you have questions about our requirements or would like to know if you qualify for a position as a Class A CDL Over-the-Road (OTR) Flatbed Driver with Melton, please call us at 866-715-8563.

Application Process

Melton aims to remain ahead of the competition with top pay and benefits, free on-site clinics and dentists, driver help desk, safety and referral bonuses, rider and pet programs, and much more.

  1. Apply online or call 866-715-8563 to speak with a recruiter.
  2. You will complete a phone interview with your recruiter where we will collect work history, safety, and background information.
  3. Your recruiter will forward your application to a processor who will check your references and reports.
  4. Your application will be sent back to your recruiter so you can complete a final interview to make sure that we have everything correct on your application.

Once your application is reviewed and approved by our hiring board, we will schedule your transportation to orientation.

melton truck lineS rehires

¬†Melton Truck Lines just raised the pay for our current drivers and we want to give you a raise too! Check out our updated pay scale below to see what you’d be making based on the experience you’ve had since leaving Melton.

Qualified Driving Experience CPM
0-5 Months 52 cpm
6-11 Months 53 cpm
1-3 Years 58 cpm
3+ Years 60 cpm

All your Melton miles will still count toward your pay when you return. As soon as you hit 120k Melton Miles, you will qualify for the pay below:

Pay Scale Based on Melton Miles CPM
120,000 Melton Miles 60 cpm
240,000 Melton Miles 61 cpm
360,000 Melton Miles 62 cpm
600,000 Melton Miles 63 cpm
900,000 Melton Miles 64 cpm
1.2 Million Melton Miles 65 cpm

In addition, Melton has upgraded several other pieces of our pay that you are eligible for including:

  1. Tarp Pay $100
  2. Up to $2,100 Orientation Pay
  3. $25 Repower Pay for both drivers involved in the repower
  4. Ask about our new Per Diem Program that can increase your take-home pay by $2,500-$6,000 annually

We have also updated our home time policy recently so you can have unlimited home domicile changes in most cases and are adding new trucks to the fleet!