Date:July 3, 2013
Contact:Media Relations @ (225) 342-3035

National transportation company to hire truck drivers

The Louisiana Workforce Commission is holding a two-day recruiting event for Greatwide Logistics Services, a nationwide provider of transportation and logistics services, which seeks to hire 40 truck drivers to join the company’s St. Tammany area team.

The events will be held Monday, July 8, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., and Tuesday, July 9, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Greatwide Logistics, 63366 Old Military Hwy., Pearl River.

Potential applicants must be at least 23 years old, have a high school diploma, a valid commercial driver's license, one year of experience driving Class A vehicles and a safe driving record. Job seekers should come prepared to interview and take a drug screen.

Greatwide offers industry-leading pay and benefits along with miles paid if the vehicle is loaded or empty. Drivers work dedicated runs, which allow them to be home daily in most locations, as well the opportunity to serve customers with steady, recession-proof freight.

Interested applicants who are unable to attend can apply online at For more information, contact the St. Tammany Business and Career Solutions Center at 985-646-6410.

To learn more about LWC’s no-cost programs and services, visit Louisiana’s employment homepage at

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