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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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Request Rates

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

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

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

  • Trucking Safety Tips: Staying Awake on the Roads

    As a truck driver, you spend long hours on the road – many times overnight. Although these trips offer the opportunity to enjoy peaceful time to yourself, it can sometimes be difficult to stay awake. You never want to drive if you feel like you are about to doze off. Use these truck driver safety tips for staying awake on the roads.
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  • How to Get a Commercial Driver’s Licence (CDL)

    Trucking can be a very rewarding and lucrative career, but before you become a driver, you will need to obtain your commercial driver’s license (CDL). Getting your CDL will open up doors of opportunity to working in a solid, stable career.
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  • 7 Questions to Ask When Searching for a Truck Driving Job

    Considering a job in trucking? Great! Becoming a truck driver can be a rewarding career, but first, it’s important to find a truckload carrier focused on the health and happiness of its employees. Make sure to ask the following questions before taking your next truck driving position to ensure you join a company that truly cares about your success.
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  • Why Truck Driving Can Be A Great Second Career

    According to the American Trucking Association (ATA), there are approximately 3.5 million truck drivers in the United States, which is about 35,000 short of what is needed. There are many student driver programs that companies offer which target the younger crowd, but there is an angle to truck driving that may be appealing to older generations. The ATA has tried targeting older generations in the past with ads but found the campaign not as successful. This does not mean however, that the truck driving industry completely missed on their efforts. According to Greg Stewart, director of transportation at Kirkwood Community College who is mentioned in a great article about a husband and wife trucking couple here, truck driving can be a very successful career choice for couples, brothers, and even friends.
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2014 Driver of the Year


Doyle Williams

We are proud to announce our 2014 Driver of the Year.

Congratulations Doyle!

Driver of the Month – July 2015

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Bobby Bryant
We are proud to introduce the Driver of the Month for July 2015, Mr. Bobby Bryant. Bobby has been employed with Beacon since August 2011. His CB handle is “Wanderer”. He is originally from Lawrenceburg, Tennessee. Bobby has four children: Beth, Kaleigh, Karla and Kaleb. He enjoys guitar and Bible Prophecy. We appreciate the outstanding job Bobby is doing for Beacon Transport.

Congratulations Bobby!