Independent Contractor Advisor 



This position's primary responsibility will be the performance of administrative work directly related to the management and business operations to utilize the capacity provided by Independent Contractors to service the Company's network of customers.


  • The employee's primary duty includes the exercise of discretion and independent judgment with regards to managing the business relationships with assigned Independent Contractors.
  • Ensure contracted commercial drivers adhere to FMCSA and DOT regulations and proactively address any Safety related procedures according to the Independent Contractor Operating Agreement (ICOA).
  • Communicate available load options timely and with relevant details for the purpose of maximizing capacity and revenue earnings growth for the Company and Independent Contractor.
  • Monitor services of Independent Contractors, to include compliance, expected customer performance standards set by the Company and vendors, and on-time delivery.
  • Terminate services of Independent Contractors who fail to meet compliance, expected customer service performance standards and on-time delivery agreements.
  • Responsible for mitigating risk through contract and agreement knowledge, thorough understanding of contract objectives and circumstances that preclude problems. Must be well versed with:
    • Independent Contractor Operating Agreement
    • Independent Contractor insurance coverage
Position Requirements

Qualifications and Education Requirements.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum one year of transportation, logistic, or load planning experience.
  • TMW System or like system capacity planning experience preferred

Preferred Skills

  • Ability to deliver exceptional service through positive engagement and patience.
  • Ability to work in a team environment to continuously improve results.
  • Ability to promote a culture of trust and safety.

Working conditions

This position will be required to work in an office environment with moderate noise levels, and, with or without reasonable accommodation is required to:

  • Remain in a stationary position for extended periods of time.
  • Frequently operate a computer for extended periods of time and regularly operate other office productivity machines.
  • Occasionally ascend/descend stairs and move up to 20 pounds of office objects.
  • Frequently communicate with peers, supervisors, third parties, and other employees to exchange accurate information and answer questions.
  • Occasionally attend meetings in buildings outside corporate office and at off-site locations with various internal conditions, and requiring travel in various external conditions.
  • Travel domestically as necessary.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Independent Contractor Advisor  
Close Date  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Open Date 10/5/2022  
Location Van Buren Corporate  
About the Organization

USA Truck is driven to be a premier North American transportation solutions

provider that improves the lives of team members, customers, industry partners,

and our communities. We promote a culture of trust in a safe, fun,

and friendly environment where people grow and thrive.

EOE Statement USA Truck, Inc. is firmly committed to inclusivity and equality of opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment, and does not discriminate against applicants or employees for any reason prohibited by law or its own policies. USA Truck, Inc. will provide reasonable accommodations for employees and applicants for employment.

This position description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for this position; other duties outside of normal responsibilities may be performed as necessary to meet the needs of the organization. Nothing in this position description restricts the Company’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this position at any time.

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