XPO Logistics Listed as No. 180 on Fortune 500 List for 2019
Tuesday, Jun 18 2019 Randall-Reilly Editor
Each year Fortune magazine releases the coveted Fortune 500 list. This is the top 500 biggest earning corporations in the US for that year. At the top of the list for 2019, based on revenue from 2018, is Walmart, Exxon Mobile, and Apple. So to be included on this list puts you right up there at the top of the ranks. XPO Logistics is a trucking company based in Connecticut. Find out how XPO made the mark as the top-ranked trucking carrier on the list this year.
Fortune 500 Trucking Company in Connecticut
XPO Logistics is a top-ranked trucking company in the nation. Along with being listed on the Fortune 500 for 2019, XPO is also the proud shipping partner to 69 companies on the Fortune 100 list. According to Bradley Jacobs, who is the CEO and Chairman at XPO Logistics, “We’re honored to advance among the top 200 companies on the Fortune 500 and take the top spot in transportation and logistics. We’ll continue to invest in our surest path to sustainable growth — future-proofing our customers’ supply chains through innovation.”
Driving a Truck for XPO Logistics
If you are interested in driving a truck for XPO Logistics, start with the types of trucking jobs currently available. Right now, XPO is hiring:
- Local LTL company drivers
- Regional truckload company drivers
- Local truckload company drivers
- Dedicated company drivers for truckload freight
- Shuttle company drivers
All you need is a Class A CDL to get started with any of these types of trucking jobs at XPO Logistics.
Truck Driver Training at XPO
If you don’t have a CDL, that’s ok, too. XPO Logistics will provide you with free truck driver training. The program provides you with all of the training you need within 12 weeks to be a Class A CDL holder. This includes 80 hours of classroom training and 160 hours of behind the wheel training with an instructor.
You get everything you need to be able to successfully prepare for the state CDL exam. Once you are graduated from the training program, you are ready to get a full promotion to your first trucking job as a professional commercial truck driver.
Finding Trucking Jobs at XPO Logistics
To find trucking jobs at XPO Logistics, start here at Trucker Classifieds. We have tens of thousands of free trucking job postings ready for you to apply today. We do that, too, with our onsite application process.
Just open up a job posting and determine whether you want to fill out the short application now. If so, get going and submit your application stat. This way you will spend less time trying to find trucking jobs and hauls and more time making money.
After all, that’s why you got into this trucking industry—to be able to make a great living. Now is the time to put the trucking industry to the test. See just how big those pay raises are and exactly how much you can make for sign-on bonuses at the best-paying companies. Get a move on quickly and start making changes for the better in your trucking career. It all starts here, at Trucker Classifieds.
Source: XPO Logistics - Newsroom
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