Slide background
Slide background
FREE DOWNLOAD: Best Podcasts for Truck Drivers

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.
View our Service Areas

Request Rates

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.

Our Company

What Our Drivers Say

Logo-SmartWay-Transport-Partner_OutlinesTransparent-e1383321298806
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

  • Common Trailers Used in the Trucking Industry

    There are numerous ways to transport goods. In the United States, many companies rely on the trucking industry to help haul loads and get products to consumers. Almost anyone can rely on a semi-truck for their transportation needs and to accommodate the different freight trucks use trailers to haul the load. If you’re looking for a career as truck driver it’s important to know and understand the different trailers and what they are responsible for carrying. We’ve identified some of the most common trailers used in the trucking industry.
    Read more
  • 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.
    Read more
  • 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.  
    Read more
  • 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.
    Read more

2017 Driver of the Year

Wylie&Pritchett - 2017 - Web Resize

Ken Wylie

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

Congratulations Ken!

Driver of the Month – November 2018

Carmello Augustine 1118 - RESIZE WEB

Augustine Carmello
We are proud to introduce the Driver of the Month for November 2018, Mr. Augustine Carmello, Jr. Augustine has been employed with Beacon since May 2018. He is originally from Morgan City, Louisiana. He has one daughter: Cheyenne. Augustine enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with his daughter and family. We appreciate the outstanding job Augustine is doing for Beacon Transport.

Congratulations Augustine!