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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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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

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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

  • 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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  • 6 Tips to Recruit Millennial Truck Drivers

    For many years, the trucking industry has been struggling to recruit new drivers. The lack of drivers inflates the cost of shipping and ultimately affects the entire country. As a result, trucking companies are looking for ways to entice new drivers to a career as a truck driver. Millennials make up over half of today’s workforce, and while they might appear to seem only interest in social media, they work more hours than any generation before them.
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  • Truck Driving Tips for New and Seasoned Drivers

    Truck driving is a career choice that requires a lot of time on the road. It’s directly related to improving consumerism, and therefore crucial to the U.S. economy. The entire industry revolves around transporting goods from one place to another, with a lot of emphasis on time. But that doesn’t mean the job has to be dangerous. Every driver is aware of the different rules and regulations on the road, but seasoned vets and rookies alike need reminders regarding best practices to ensure driver safety.
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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 – May 2018

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Roy Dyson
We are proud to introduce the Driver of the Month for May 2018, Mr. Roy Dyson. Roy has been employed with Beacon since June 2011. He is originally from Stanton, Tennessee. He has five children: Joseph, Aaron, Veronica, Roy Jr. and Charlotte. Roy enjoys spending time with his children and grandchildren when he is at home. We appreciate the outstanding job Roy is doing for Beacon Transport.

Congratulations Roy!