Driver Qualifications

Any application that contains (i) a prior Drug or Alcohol conviction or (ii) participation in a SAP program, within the last five (5) years, will NOT be eligible to lease on or to be employed with Cheetah Transportation.


To qualify with Cheetah Transportation Systems as a company driver or owner operator, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Must live within 50 miles of the Houston Metro area
  • Minimum twenty three (23) years old
  • Minimum two (2) years verifiable experience
  • PSP with 5 or more inspections with OOS of 30% or less
  • No more than two (2) minor chargeable / preventable accidents in the previous three (3) years
  • No more than two (2) moving violation convictions in the previous two (2) years
  • No convictions for serious or disqualifying traffic violations in the previous three (3) years
  • Excessive speeding; the greater of any conviction for speeding 15 mph or more over posted speed OR 20% over posted speed
  • Reckless driving
  • Improper or erratic lane change
  • Following too closely
  • Hit and run, leaving the scene of an accident, failure to report an accident
  • No felony convictions involving the use of a commercial motor vehicle

Current Openings

  • Company Driver - Tractor

  • Owner Operator- Tractor Trailer

  • Owner Operator - Mini Float

  • Owner Operator - Large Stake Bed Trailer

  • Owner Operator - Small Stake Bed

  • Owner Operator - Pickup Truck