to Better Serve our owner operators, We Offer…
Cargo & Liability Insurance
Fikes Truck Line provides cargo and liability insurance at no cost to the
Comdata Fuel Card
Fikes Truck Line allows you to use a Comdata Fuel Card for convenient
fueling with deductions made out of a settlement at the end of each week.
Home Weekends by Choice
We here at Fikes know how important home time is to you. We get you home to
spend the time with your family that you need.
Fikes Truck Line pays you every week for the loads you have turned in by
cut–off time. No waiting two weeks to a month to receive your statement.
You can receive your check by mail or we can set up direct deposit for
Quarterly Fuel Taxes Filed
We file your quarterly fuel taxes for you, saving you time and unnecessary
Centralized, No-Force Dispatch
Contractors have come to know and trust our dispatchers. You do not
have to get to a location and call a different office. Although you are
expected to take freight that is available, you have the final decision.
Therefore, we give you the ability to make deadlines and run the areas you like
to run the most.
Satellite Communications is available to you for faster and more convenient
communication with dispatch.
All Permits Furnished
You will run under Fikes authority and we will provide all permits needed for
your daily operation.
No Company Equipment
Fikes is 100% Owner Operator. Although we provide lease purchase
opportunities, Fikes has no company equipment on the road.
Contractor Referral Program
Contractors are our most important means of growth. To reward you for your
diligent efforts in recruiting, we have a referral bonus that has recently been
Annual Company Picnic
Our annual company picnic is one of the highlights of the year. It
gathers our Fikes family together for fun and frolic. The day-long celebration
is to thank you, the contractor, for the job you do daily.
Cash on Comcard Available
Emergencies happen on the road. If you need emergency money, we can
help and then deduct it from your settlement for the following week.
Weekly Newsletters and Company Updates
We publish a weekly newsletter with company updates to keep you informed on the
latest news at Fikes and on the road. This newsletter provides you with
Customer and Contractor spotlights, news about what is happening at Fikes, as
well as any news or changing events that affect your job daily.
After Hours Emergency Numbers
Emergencies happen out on the road. Fikes´ staff volunteers to man the phones
on their own time to better serve you in times of need.
You can tag your equipment through Fikes´ convenient payroll deductions.
Trailer Rental Program
To better serve your trailer needs, Fikes contractors can rent a
trailer with reasonable payments.
Driver Voice Mail
Fikes provides voice mail service for each contractor so that family and
friends can leave messages day or night. This service is provided free of
Yearly Safety Awards Program
We reward contractors who fulfill the necessary safety requirements
over a period of one year. A plaque and gift are sent to the contractor upon
completion of these requirements every year.
As part of Fikes fleet, you have increased buying power. We can help you get
the best prices at many vendors with whom Fikes does business. You will be able
to get the best possible prices on your trucking needs.
Also available through payroll deductions for qualified