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Truck Driving Jobs

Beacon is hiring qualified drivers in Nashville and our surrounding service area. Please note we do not service the Northeast. Become a Driver

Service Area

We are based out of Nashville, TN with emphasis in the Southeast, Midwest, and Southwest.
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Who We Are

Our History

Beacon Transport, LLC is a Nashville truckload carrier company founded in June 2000 by Stan Pritchett and David Burns. Their goal was to create a successful truckload company by utilizing their years of combined experience in the transportation industry.

Our Mission

It is the mission of Beacon Transport to develop and maintain a respectable, profitable reputation as a valuable truckload carrier. In order to achieve this goal, the company has built an office staff that is comprised of dedicated and experienced employees who provide the best customer service and dispatch services available.

Our Company

What Our Drivers Say

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Beacon Transport has partnered with the EPA SmartWay® Program in order to continue and to improve our commitment to decrease emissions. We do this by investing in the latest technologies, such as, latest engine technology, electric APU’s, diesel powered APU’s, and diesel fired cab heaters to reduce idle.

SmartWay® is an EPA program that reduces transportation-related emissions by creating incentives to improve supply chain fuel efficiency.

Latest Posts

  • Reducing Emissions in the Trucking Industry

    The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is working hard to make it easier for the trucking industry to reduce fuel emissions. Manufacturing and the transferring of goods rely on multiple modes of transportation to reach the consumer. The EPA, aware of contributions the freight industry is making to the environment, developed a program called SmartWay®. It’s a progressive step towards improving air quality and removing pollutants that can cause things to smog.
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  • Trucking Companies Improve Environmental Imprint

    Going green isn’t just a trend aimed at households to encourage recycling and ethically sourced products. Countries across the globe are devising ways to reduce emissions from freight transportation vehicles to improve the environmental imprint. The trucking industry contributes heavily to the U.S. economy. But, recent studies are showing that it’s becoming one of the largest contributors to emissions. Recognizing the need for improvement, the U.S. is putting efforts into programs and technologies to help trucking companies and drivers reduce their fuel consumption and emissions.  
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  • What You Need to Know About Getting Your Commercial Drivers License

    Operating large and heavy vehicles is a specialized skill. Before 1986, federal regulations stated that anyone with a standard Commercial Motor Vehicle license could also run a commercial truck. The problems produced by this relaxed ordinance caused a lot of unnecessary accidents. Now truck drivers must obtain a Commercial Drivers License (CDL) to drive and operate tractor-trailers. With truck drivers in high-demand, now is the best time to make a switch in careers. We’ve highlighted what you need to know and about the CDL to help you become a truck driver.
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  • Top Mobile Apps for Truck Drivers

    In this digital age, there is technology for almost everything, and many app developers are turning their attention towards truck drivers. Fleets and independent drivers rely heavily on smartphones and tablets to communicate and move their loads efficiently. In a recent survey, it was discovered that over half of truck drivers use their phones for business purposes such as booking loads, bidding on loads, and other things like monitoring weather and gas prices.
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2017 Driver of the Year

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Ken Wylie

We are proud to announce our 2017 Driver of the Year.

Congratulations Ken!

Driver of the Month – September 2018

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Mark Cordes
We are proud to introduce the Driver of the Month for September 2018, Mr. Mark Cordes. Mark has been employed with Beacon since August 2017. He is originally from Canton, Ohio. Mark has one daughter: Ashley. He enjoys spending time with his family during his time off and seeing the countryside as a truck driver for Beacon. We appreciate the outstanding job Mark is doing for Beacon Transport.

Congratulations Mark!