EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POLICY STATEMENT
It is the policy of Carthage Marine Transport LLC not to discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of age, color, sex, disability, national origin, race, religion, or veteran status.
Carthage Marine Transport LLC will take affirmative action to ensure that the EEO Policy is implemented, with particular regard to: advertising, application procedures, compensation, demotion, employment, fringe benefits, job assignment, job classification, layoff, leave, promotion, recruitment, rehire, social activities, training, termination, transfer, upgrade,& working conditions.
Carthage Marine Transport LLC will continue to make it understood by the employment entities with which it deals, & in employment opportunity announcements that the foregoing is company policy & all employment decisions are based on individual merit only.
All current employees of Carthage Marine Transport LLC are requested to encourage qualified disabled persons, minorities, special disabled veterans,& Vietnam Era veterans to apply for employment & on the job training.
It is the policy of Carthage Marine Transport LLC that all company activities, facilities, & job sites are non-segregated.
It is the policy of Carthage Marine Transport LLC to ensure & maintain a working environment free of coercion, harassment & intimidation at all job sites & in all facilities at which employees are assigned to work. Any violation of the policy should be immediately reported to management.
To apply for an Owner Operator position, please complete the following application forms for employment. Incomplete information may delay the processing of your application or prevent it from being submitted:
APPLICATION FORMS SUBMISSION
Send completed forms to:Carthage Marine Transport LLCAttn: Gloria Gubser8499 CR 10Sarcoxie, Mo 64862 Or FAX to:Carthage Marine Transport LLCAttn: Gloria Gubser(417) 246-1201
If you prefer to scan & Email, call (417) 246-1203 to obtain Email address to send to.
CANADA QUALIFIED CONTRACTOR PAY
CMT pays for Owner Operator’s Canada qualified tractor & Canada qualified driver services at a rate of 76% of "Net Paid Load" for the 1st year of service.
After year 1, the rate increases by 1% to 77% for tractor & driver services
For shipments delivered to Canada, a 2% premium will be included in the rate for contractor equipment & driver services of the contractor delivering the shipment in Canada.
NON-CANADA QUALIFIED CONTRACTOR PAY
CMT pays for Owner Operator’s Non-Canada qualified tractor & Non-Canada qualified driver services at a rate of 75% of "Net Paid Load" for the 1st year of service.
After year 1, the rate increases by 1% to 76% for tractor & driver services
NET PAID LOAD
“Net paid load” is defined as the gross invoice minus deductions for actual or projected cost of oversize load permits, issued sales commissions, broker fees if applicable, escort services costs including pole vehicle if necessary, excess (over normal fleet cargo insurance) cargo insurance costs for large loads, single use state permits, Canada permits, other accessorial charges, surcharges and/or other excessive costs/deductions over normal as are necessary for the completion of the transportation agreement.
Contractor paid 100% of all fuel surcharge collected
Contractor paid at lease % for any loading/unloading & layover fees collected
Contractor paid at lease % for any NY/LI surcharge collected
Contractor reimbursed for any weight scale charges required
Preload compensation for preloading at Kansas manufacturing facillity
Reimbursed for 1 truck wash per month (Maximum $45 per wash)
Weekly pay with Direct Deposit available
Base plates can be purchased thru CMT, paid over several months
CMT will pay up to $300 for truck decals (Minimum stay at CMT 1 year to qualify)
CMT will pay for Passport (Minimum stay at CMT 1 year to qualify)
CMT will pay for TWIC Card (Minimum stay at CMT 1 year to qualify)
Rider Program available
Secure EMail account & EMail address furnished
State of Art Company Intranet
IFTA taxes calculated & filed by CMT
Contractor's equipment taxes calculated & filed by CMT
Major Fuel Card with fuel discounts averaging .15 per gal available
CMT is a family owned & operated business. We understand the value of family & friends. That is why we make it a priority to get you home when you desire. The majority of our O/O get home on a routine basis, but this can vary based upon where you live & the driving opportunities you choose to undertake.
Thank you for your interest in becoming an Owner Operator with Carthage Marine Transport.
WHO IS CARTHAGE MARINE TRANSPORT
CMT Boat Transport ships boats, houseboats, sail boats and yachts primarilly for manufacturers and our manufacturer's dealers. We will also transport, on a limited basis, boats for marinas, boat transport brokers, government agencies and private boat and yacht owners. We ship in the United States and Canada.
* CMT is a leader in the boat transport industry
* CMT specializes in nationwide transport and shipping to/from Canada
* CMT transports over 2500 boats each year
* CMT utilizes state of the art marine moving equipment and support technology
* CMT provides safe, legal and reliable boat shipping, moving and delivery
* CMT utilizes quality people to acheive World Class Results
* CMT is fully licensed and insured marine transporter for the marine industry
CARTHAGE MARINE TRANSPORT - 100% OWNER OPERATOR
Carthage Marine Transport believes one of the primary methods for achieving success is to have 100% Owner Operators. It is our belief that by hiring qualified Independent Contractors that the goals of the Company can be more readily achieved. We believe this is a 2 way street, with the Owner Operators getting the backing of a stable business with committed Management, while running their own business.
We welcome your looking over what CMT hasd to offer and to contact us if you have any questions.
If you would like to talk with any of our Owner Operators, call and we will put you in contact with them.
O/O REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS
CMT strives to hire the best Owner Operators in the trucking industry. Your application will be evaluated to insure that you meet CMT’s standards. We are looking for professional Owner Operators who meet the following requirements:
* Minimum 23 years of age
* Minumum 3 years verifiable total driving experience
* Minimum 1 year verifiable over-the-road driving experience
* Possess valid CDL license with proper endorsements
* Good safety & driving record
* Meets guidelines of Pre-Employment Screening Program (PSP)
* Meets guidelines & approval for hire by insurance company
* No more than 2 moving violations within the past 3 years
* No major or disqualifying violation convictions within the past 7 years
* No at fault DOT recordable accident(s) within the past 1 year
* Stable & verifiable work history
* No prior “Positive” tests on drug and/or alcohol testing by previous employers
* Able to perform essential functions of the job with no restrictions
* Possess a valid medical certificate
* Meet minimum physical qualifications as required by FMCSA Regulations
* Able to speak & read English at levels to meet position requirements
* A verifiable background that demonstrates trustworthiness & good character
* Equipment that meets the requirements of our customer base
* Meets CARB & EPA Standards (or will update as regulations evolve)
* Prefer tractor that is Canada legal
* Technical ability for maintaining Email account/viewing CMT Intranet required.
CMT STAFF QUALIFICATIONS
Carthage Marine Transport is family owned & operated with the entire family involved with the company on a full time basis: The staff of CMT has a wide range of experience in several areas.
After retiring with 40 years management experience with a large dairy company, Brooks is putting that valuable experience & knowledge to use supplying overall guidance & long range planning for the company. His input is also utilized in setting up management, technical, & information systems for the boat transport company.
Travis handles the sales focus of the operation as well as scheduling & matching customer requirements with CMT boat hauling equipment & driver capacity. Travis is also responsible for insuring each shipment meets all safety, quality, & regulatory requirements. Shipping a boat properly is the main objective for Travis.
Gloria handles matters pertaining to the personnel & safety areas as well as other critical administration duties. In addition Gloria is the company focus for owner operater recruitment & qualification..Gloria has several years experience in related fields with other companies prior to CMT.
Elizabeth started with CMT after receiving her finance degree from Missouri State University. Her education background & experience qualifies her for the responsibilities involved in accounts receivable, accounts payable, general finance & accounting as well as administration of all company management reporting systems.
Wisper handles matters pertaining to the truck & driver communication & scheduling as well as other critical administration duties in the personnel & finance area. Wisper also has several years experience in similar adinistrative functions, both with CMT as well as other companies..
The staff is well qualified to coordinate all steps of a boat or Yacht move.
CMT DRIVER QUALIFICATIONS
CMT realized from experience that owner operators would provide superior customer service compared with company drivers. For this reason CMT made the transition from a mix of owner operators & company drivers to 100% owner operators.
CMT strives to hire the best owner operators in the trucking industry. Our owner operator hiring qualification process is based on strict requirements including age, total driving experience, over-the-road driving experience, safety & FMCSA/CSA record, insurability, proper USDOT driver credentials, past safety & driving record, stable & verifiable work history, verifiable background that demonstrates trustworthiness & good character, equipment that meets the requirements of our customer base & a basic technical ability for maintaining Email & Intranet accounts. A complete list of these requirements can be viewed found at O/O Requirements & Qualifications.
CMT believes that only by hiring & retaining this type of high quality, premium owner operators as our drivers that our objectives of providing premium quality boat hauling services to our customers can be achieved.
In addition to the initial hiring requirements, on-going training for CMT owner perators is provided. Our management staff is dedicated to providing continuous education in all areas of importance to the success of the owner operators & Carthage Marine Transport.
CMT owner operators realize that providing safe transportation is only a part of their job & that a major part of their responsibility is to provide defect free, on time delivery of boats to our customers.