U.S. Xpress
Shop Careers

Hiring Now—New Higher Pay &
Company-paid ASE Certifications

Join the U.S. Xpress
Shop Team

Work with the newest technology on the newest trucks with one of the largest fleets in the nation.

We know how important you are to keeping our fleet rolling and ensuring
we deliver excellence. That’s why we offer:

Highly Competitive
Pay & Benefits
Shift
Differential
Pay
Company-Paid
ASE Certification
and Training to
Advance your Career
Company-paid
Uniforms, Boots
and Gloves

Available Shop Career opportunities:

  • Diesel Technician
  • Trailer Technician
  • Supervisor
  • Support

Diesel Technician

As a U.S. Xpress Diesel Technician, you will be part of our elite fleet maintenance and preventative maintenance team. You’ll handle tasks based on your experience level that are critical to maintaining a safe and efficient fleet.

You’ll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Career Advancement Certifications
  • Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Shift differential pay
  • Competitive base benefits package
  • Paid Parental Leave
Apply Now

What you’ll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):

  • Test, service, and repair tractors and related mechanical components
  • Diagnose and repair most transmission, engine, electrical, suspension, driveline, HVAC, brakes and air systems
  • Repair/Replace bolt-on body parts such as hoods and cab extenders
  • Maintain a high productivity level and complete jobs within or close to SRT times.
  • Perform DOT inspections as outlined in U.S. Xpress guidelines
  • Perform open seat inspections to prepare tractor for next driver
  • Perform 90-day lease operator inspections
  • Accurately complete DOT forms and all other forms of documentation

What you’ll need:

  • Minimum of 1 year of mechanical experience preferred
  • A Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program may substitute for 1 year of the required experience
  • Experience in the transportation industry preferred
  • Computer experience preferred
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • 18 years or older to work in U.S. Xpress Shop Environment
  • Must provide own tools that are adequate to perform job functions
  • D.O.T and Brake certification required to perform PM’s and brake work
  • OEM Online certifications preferred
  • Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program preferred.
  • Pass a standard physical performance test

Trailer Technician

As a U.S. Xpress Trailer Technician, you’re the key to the safety and functionality of our trailers, ensuring our freight arrives damage-free every time.

You’ll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Career Advancement Certifications
  • Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Shift differential pay
  • Competitive base benefits package
  • Paid Parental Leave
Apply Now

What you’ll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):

  • Diagnostics and repairs to brakes, air system, suspension, light trailer body repairs including doors, tires, lighting system, etc.
  • DOT forms and all other forms of documentation in timely fashion
  • Pull trailers in and out of shop using a yard jocke
  • Maintain a high productivity level and complete jobs within or close to SRT time
  • Perform basic or minor repairs and inspections on brakes, tires, wiring. etc
  • Perform basic and routine preventative maintenance on tractors and trailer
  • Check vehicle fluids; transmission, oil, windshield wiper, antifreeze, etc
  • Perform vehicle preventative maintenance (pm’s) as outlined in U.S. Xpress pm guideline
  • Change vehicle tire
  • Grease mechanical part
  • Performs other duties as assigned

What you’ll need:

  • Minimum of 1 year of working on trailers required
  • A Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program may substitute for 1 year of the required experiencd
  • DOT and Brake Certifications required
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Basic welding skills required
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Ability to read and write
  • Must provide own hand tools adequate to perform job functions
  • Pass a standard physical performance test

Supervisor

As a US Xpress Shop Supervisor, you’ll direct the activities of shop employees to ensure the safe and timely maintenance of equipment. You may also assist Technicians in troubleshooting, servicing, and repairing tractors, trailers, and related mechanical components.

You’ll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Career Advancement Certifications
  • Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Shift differential pay
  • Competitive base benefits package
  • Paid Parental Leave
Apply Now

What you’ll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):

  • Create and maintain a safe and efficient work environment
  • Assign jobs to technicians and follow up on progress
  • Review Repair Orders for accuracy and completeness
  • Assist in troubleshooting, testing, cleaning and adjusting parts or assemblies
  • Inspect vehicles for roadworthiness
  • Responsible for floor level operations
  • Account for all employees’ time
  • Assist with employee scheduling, productivity reviews, and daily operations
  • Assist with managing trade equipment and new equipment in service
  • Responsible for equipment inventory at off-site vendor and shop locations
  • Responsible for functions at the fuel island
  • Perform daily fleet inspections
  • Assists with trade equipment tracking and quality control
  • Ensures inspection of reseated trucks
  • Meet with staff to ensure consistency with company policy and procedure and other issue resolutions
  • Assist with training of shop employees
  • Assist with repair coordination, OSHA compliance, data entry, and warranty work

What you’ll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in shop or with trucks preferred
  • Valid Drivers’ License Required
  • Able to work with hand tools
  • Technical aptitude
  • Solid computer skills preferred; proficient with Microsoft Office (specifically Excel, Word & Outlook), Internet and applicable company-specific applications
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Ability to participate in online OEM self-paced modules
  • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose component problems
  • Understands all maintenance sections of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
  • Qualified inspector of Equipment Annual Inspection as defined under FHWA 396.12 preferred
  • Qualified Brake Inspector as defined under FHWA 396.25 preferred
  • Familiar with diagnostic equipment preferred

Support

U.S. Xpress has a variety of Shop Support roles with great opportunities for career advancement. From Service Coordinators to Parts Coordinators, support team members are key to keeping the maintenance of our equipment moving safely and efficiently.

You’ll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Career Advancement Certifications
  • Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Shift differential pay
  • Competitive base benefits package
  • Paid Parental Leave
Apply Now

What you’ll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):

  • Support roles offer the greatest range of roles and opportunities to advance. Depending on your interests and available opportunities, you could be assisting drivers with scheduling and equipment or ordering and stocking parts for repairs.

What you’ll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum of 1 year in a similar service position
  • Experience in the transportation industry a plus.
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information
  • Ability to identify and meet customer needs and requirements
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Exceptional phone and customer service skills
  • Proficient computer skills for basic data entry and reporting
Diesel Technician

Diesel Technician

As a U.S. Xpress Diesel Technician, you will be part of our elite fleet maintenance and preventative maintenance team. You’ll handle tasks based on your experience level that are critical to maintaining a safe and efficient fleet.

You’ll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Career Advancement Certifications
  • Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Shift differential pay
  • Competitive base benefits package
  • Paid Parental Leave
Apply Now

What you’ll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):

  • Test, service, and repair tractors and related mechanical components
  • Diagnose and repair most transmission, engine, electrical, suspension, driveline, HVAC, brakes and air systems
  • Repair/Replace bolt-on body parts such as hoods and cab extenders
  • Maintain a high productivity level and complete jobs within or close to SRT times.
  • Perform DOT inspections as outlined in U.S. Xpress guidelines
  • Perform open seat inspections to prepare tractor for next driver
  • Perform 90-day lease operator inspections
  • Accurately complete DOT forms and all other forms of documentation

What you’ll need:

  • Minimum of 1 year of mechanical experience preferred
  • A Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program may substitute for 1 year of the required experience
  • Experience in the transportation industry preferred
  • Computer experience preferred
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • 18 years or older to work in U.S. Xpress Shop Environment
  • Must provide own tools that are adequate to perform job functions
  • D.O.T and Brake certification required to perform PM’s and brake work
  • OEM Online certifications preferred
  • Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program preferred.
  • Pass a standard physical performance test
Trailer Technician

Trailer Technician

As a U.S. Xpress Trailer Technician, you’re the key to the safety and functionality of our trailers, ensuring our freight arrives damage-free every time.

You’ll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Career Advancement Certifications
  • Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Shift differential pay
  • Competitive base benefits package
  • Paid Parental Leave
Apply Now

What you’ll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):

  • Diagnostics and repairs to brakes, air system, suspension, light trailer body repairs including doors, tires, lighting system, etc.
  • DOT forms and all other forms of documentation in timely fashion
  • Pull trailers in and out of shop using a yard jocke
  • Maintain a high productivity level and complete jobs within or close to SRT time
  • Perform basic or minor repairs and inspections on brakes, tires, wiring. etc
  • Perform basic and routine preventative maintenance on tractors and trailer
  • Check vehicle fluids; transmission, oil, windshield wiper, antifreeze, etc
  • Perform vehicle preventative maintenance (pm’s) as outlined in U.S. Xpress pm guideline
  • Change vehicle tire
  • Grease mechanical part
  • Performs other duties as assigned

What you’ll need:

  • Minimum of 1 year of working on trailers required
  • A Technical Diploma from an accredited Diesel Technology Program may substitute for 1 year of the required experiencd
  • DOT and Brake Certifications required
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Basic welding skills required
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Ability to read and write
  • Must provide own hand tools adequate to perform job functions
  • Pass a standard physical performance test
Supervisor

Supervisor

As a US Xpress Shop Supervisor, you’ll direct the activities of shop employees to ensure the safe and timely maintenance of equipment. You may also assist Technicians in troubleshooting, servicing, and repairing tractors, trailers, and related mechanical components.

You’ll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Career Advancement Certifications
  • Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Shift differential pay
  • Competitive base benefits package
  • Paid Parental Leave
Apply Now

What you’ll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):

  • Create and maintain a safe and efficient work environment
  • Assign jobs to technicians and follow up on progress
  • Review Repair Orders for accuracy and completeness
  • Assist in troubleshooting, testing, cleaning and adjusting parts or assemblies
  • Inspect vehicles for roadworthiness
  • Responsible for floor level operations
  • Account for all employees’ time
  • Assist with employee scheduling, productivity reviews, and daily operations
  • Assist with managing trade equipment and new equipment in service
  • Responsible for equipment inventory at off-site vendor and shop locations
  • Responsible for functions at the fuel island
  • Perform daily fleet inspections
  • Assists with trade equipment tracking and quality control
  • Ensures inspection of reseated trucks
  • Meet with staff to ensure consistency with company policy and procedure and other issue resolutions
  • Assist with training of shop employees
  • Assist with repair coordination, OSHA compliance, data entry, and warranty work

What you’ll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in shop or with trucks preferred
  • Valid Drivers’ License Required
  • Able to work with hand tools
  • Technical aptitude
  • Solid computer skills preferred; proficient with Microsoft Office (specifically Excel, Word & Outlook), Internet and applicable company-specific applications
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Ability to participate in online OEM self-paced modules
  • Ability to troubleshoot and diagnose component problems
  • Understands all maintenance sections of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
  • Qualified inspector of Equipment Annual Inspection as defined under FHWA 396.12 preferred
  • Qualified Brake Inspector as defined under FHWA 396.25 preferred
  • Familiar with diagnostic equipment preferred
Support

Support

U.S. Xpress has a variety of Shop Support roles with great opportunities for career advancement. From Service Coordinators to Parts Coordinators, support team members are key to keeping the maintenance of our equipment moving safely and efficiently.

You’ll enjoy a clean and safe work environment and industry-leading benefits, including:

  • Career Advancement Certifications
  • Uniforms & nitrile exam work gloves
  • Annual boot allowance
  • Shift differential pay
  • Competitive base benefits package
  • Paid Parental Leave
Apply Now

What you’ll be doing (overview, not limited to this list):

  • Support roles offer the greatest range of roles and opportunities to advance. Depending on your interests and available opportunities, you could be assisting drivers with scheduling and equipment or ordering and stocking parts for repairs.

What you’ll need:

  • High school diploma or equivalent experience required
  • Minimum of 1 year in a similar service position
  • Experience in the transportation industry a plus.
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information
  • Ability to identify and meet customer needs and requirements
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Exceptional phone and customer service skills
  • Proficient computer skills for basic data entry and reporting

BE A VALUED
TEAM MEMBER

You’ll be part of a family culture driven by
safety and innovation.

Grow With us

We encourage your skill development through our competitive pay-for-skill program—a program that pays for your career certification advancement.

Enjoy Industry-Leading Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Vacation, Sick & Personal Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave

Free College Education for you and your Family

U.S. Xpress will cover two degrees at a time: one for you and a dependent, or two dependents.

Dozens of degrees are available—including Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees.

MILITARY PROGRAM FOR DIESEL TECHNICIANS.

If you qualify for the Post 9/11 GI Bill®, you’re eligible to get up to 36 monthly, TAX-FREE payments from the VA while you receive on-the-job training as a diesel technician.

That’s a total of up to $30,614 from the VA, in addition to earning great money from U.S. Xpress.

Hear why our current technicians think
you should join US.

CURRENT HIRING LOCATIONS

U.S. Xpress’ Relocation Program is designed to minimize the uncertainty and challenges of relocating. Our goal is to assist in providing professional guidance, resources and service during the relocation process. These benefits are free to all employees within one year of your start date.

CURRENT HIRING LOCATIONS

U.S. Xpress’ Relocation Program is designed to minimize the uncertainty and challenges of relocating. Our goal is to assist in providing professional guidance, resources and service during the relocation process. These benefits are free to all employees within one year of your start date. Please search below to view all of our current hiring locations.

Auburn, IN

  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Duncan, SC

  • 1st and 2nd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Ellenwood, GA

  • 1st and 2nd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $2000 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Tunnel Hill, GA

  • 1st and 2nd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Gordonsville, VA

  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Henderson, NC

  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Indianapolis, IN

  • 1st shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Irving, TX

  • 1st and 2nd shift opportunities
  • $2000 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Jacksonville, FL

  • 1st and 2nd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Markham, IL

  • 1st and 2nd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

New Caney, TX*

  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Robert, LA*

  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Shippensburg, PA

  • 1st and 2nd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $2000 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Springfield, OH

  • 1st and 2nd shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $2000 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

Cleveland, TN*

  • 1st shift opportunities
  • 4 day work weeks
  • $1500 sign-on bonus
  • Sponsored Certifications
  • Relocation Assistance!

* Support or Supervisor positions only

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General Qualifications

  • If you are driven to passionately pursue your goals both professionally and personally,
    we want to meet you! Please have the following for consideration:
  • Experience in the transportation industry preferred.
  • Computer experience preferred.
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