Warrensburg, MO 64093



Job Title: Military Household Goods Over-the-Road Truck Driver

Job Summary: The Military Household Goods Over-the-Road Truck Driver is responsible for transporting and delivering household goods of military personnel and their families to various locations across the country. This specialized position requires a deep understanding of military regulations and procedures related to the transportation of household goods, as well as exceptional driving skills and a commitment to providing excellent customer service.


  1. Safely and efficiently transport military household goods to designated destinations within the assigned timeframe.
  2. Adhere to all applicable traffic laws, regulations, and safety guidelines while operating the truck and handling cargo.
  3. Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the vehicle to ensure its safety and report any mechanical issues or damages promptly.
  4. Secure and load/unload household goods using appropriate packing and handling techniques to prevent damage during transit.
  5. Verify and document the inventory of goods being transported, ensuring accuracy and compliance with military requirements.
  6. Follow military guidelines and regulations regarding the documentation and reporting of shipments, including weight tickets, delivery receipts, and any other necessary paperwork.
  7. Provide exceptional customer service by maintaining professional and courteous communication with military personnel and their families, addressing their inquiries and concerns throughout the moving process.
  8. Plan routes effectively, considering factors such as traffic, road conditions, and delivery schedules, to ensure timely and efficient deliveries.
  9. Maintain accurate records of driving hours, mileage, fuel usage, and other relevant information as required by regulatory authorities.
  10. Collaborate with dispatchers and logistics personnel to coordinate pick-up and delivery schedules, resolve issues, and ensure smooth operations.
  11. Adhere to company policies and procedures, including those related to safety, equipment maintenance, and compliance with government regulations.


  1. Valid commercial driver’s license (CDL) with appropriate endorsements (e.g., Class A or B with HAZMAT endorsement).
  2. Proven experience as an over-the-road truck driver, preferably with experience in military household goods transportation.
  3. Knowledge of military regulations and procedures related to the transportation of household goods is highly desirable.
  4. Ability to operate a variety of truck sizes and types commonly used in household goods transportation, including tractor-trailers and straight trucks.
  5. Strong physical stamina and the ability to handle heavy lifting and moving of household goods.
  6. Effective communication skills to interact professionally with military personnel, families, and company personnel.
  7. Solid organizational and time-management skills to plan routes and meet delivery deadlines.
  8. Attention to detail and accuracy in completing required paperwork and documentation.
  9. Flexibility to work irregular hours and be away from home for extended periods, as required by the nature of long-haul trucking.

We Offer:

  1. Steady annual tonnage based on CSS, Timeliness and Claims.
  2. Front payment on shipments once they have cleared.
  3. Permanently assigned trailers and on-board equipment.
  4. Aggressive Rates.

To apply for this job please visit carlylevanlines.com.