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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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If you would like to submit a rate request, view our online rate request form

Nashville Truck Driving Jobs

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.

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

  • Should I Become a Truck Driver?

    The trucking industry is the heart of America. Every day, truck drivers transport vital resources across the nation to ensure each city can meet its needs. Truck drivers are a powerful part of a successful America, and taking pride in the job is critical to success. While some see the job of truck driving as a paycheck, others view it as a career and an opportunity to make an impact. Here’s what it takes to drive for Beacon Transport:
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  • The Truckers Everyday Carry (EDC)

    While your truck has room for some items, it can’t carry everything. So, what are those essential items you will need to take with you while on the road? Here we will go over essential everyday carry (EDC) and dive into specific examples of actual truckers and their EDC.
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  • 3 Things That Make Truck Drivers Feel the Love

    While the trucking industry may seem like an employer’s market, the truth is good drivers are often hard to come by. Trucking companies are finding it increasingly challenging to attract, recruit and – more importantly – retain highly-skilled individuals. The good news is there are plenty of things a business can do to stand out from the competition and become a place where great drivers want to work. Here are three such things to get you pointed in the right direction.
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  • That’s Sage Advice: 7 Things Every Potential Trucker Should Know

    Truck driving can be a great job. You get to enjoy time outside the office. You get to see the sights and enjoy different scenery every day. Over the road truckers even get to travel and explore other parts of the country. Of course, truck driving careers aren’t for everyone. In fact, there are a lot of things about truck driving jobs that many simply wouldn’t enjoy. As such, it’s important that anyone thinking about joining the trucking industry carefully consider the following 7 things.
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2015 Driver of the Year

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M. Haefele

We are proud to announce our 2015 Driver of the Year.

Congratulations M!

Driver of the Month – February 2016

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Vernon Fulkerson
We are proud to introduce the Driver of the Month for February 2016, Mr. Vernon Fulkerson.  Vernon has been employed with Beacon since September 2014.  His CB handle is “Romeo”. He is originally from Hammond, IN. Vernon has two children: Jakay and Mary. He enjoys computers, time with friends and traveling. Vernon spent 6 1/2 years as a Contractor Heavy Truck Driver in Iraq and 3 1/2 years living in Thailand as a manager of a small truck fleet. We appreciate the outstanding job Vernon is doing for Beacon Transport.

Congratulations Vernon!