Interstate Distributor Co.

Interstate Distributor Co.

11707 21st Ave. Ct. S.
Tacoma, WA 98444

Company Profile for Interstate Distributor Co.

Interstate Distributor Co has safely exceeded customer expectations with superior service and consistent on-time delivery. Our Drivers are the reason we have a reputation of excellence. IDC is a strong company today because of the tenure and dedication of our driving professionals.

Headquartered in Tacoma, WA, Interstate Distributor Co. is a leading provider of transportation services. It is one of Washington State’s largest private companies and provides services to many Fortune 500 companies. Services include local, regional, and transcontinental coverage, specialized and refrigerated equipment, dedicated fleets, and intermodal and logistics management services. With terminal and yard facilities located in major markets throughout the United States, Western Canada and along the Mexican border, IDC has grown to establish a national presence in the transportation industry. Established in 1933, Interstate currently has more than 1,800 employees and is one of the largest truckload carriers in the United States.

In May 2011, Saltchuk Resources, Inc. who is the sole equity investor acquired IDC. Saltchuk is a private family owned company formed in 1982 and based in the Pacific Northwest. They are a family of diversified companies in transportation, energy, and real estate. For more information, visit

Our success is based on hiring, training, and retaining the best people. This gives us a competitive advantage over our competition. We have an incredibly committed team of professional drivers that deliver results safely, profitably, and on time daily. We know that our drivers are the strength of our company. It is their combined knowledge and experience that makes Interstate the company that it is today.

Our history means a lot to us and has taught us how to survive and succeed. We have endured the difficult times of the last two years with no elimination of driving positions. Now we are growing and gaining strength. Our focus in 2012 is to continue to add new trucks, introduce Regional Operating Centers that get you home weekly, and to hire only the BEST professional drivers.

Come drive with us. 

Hiring Area

Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah and Washington

Type Of Employment Offered
Company Driver
Owner Operator
Type Of Trailers Pulled
Drivers must have the following CDL class(es) Class A
Drivers must have the following CDL endorsements  
Driver's minimum age required to work 22 years old
Driver's minimum amount of experience required to work 12 months
If a driver has a DUI/DWI, how old must it be? At least 3 years ago
If a driver has a felony, how old must it be? At least 7 years ago
Maximum Moving Violation Restrictions for past 3 years 3
Maximum Preventable Accident Restrictions past 3 years 2
Do you accept Driving School graduates?  
General Information
Type Of Runs:
Example (48 / DED / REG / LTL)
Regional/ Dedicated/ Local / 48 States
Time Away From Home:
Example (10 - 14 Days)
Regional Solos: 5-7 days / Teams: 21-28
Lease Purchase Available:  
Paid Orientation:
Rider Programs - Spouse Yes. It's free.
Rider Programs - Child Yes - Minimum Age 10 (and it's free)
Pets Yes - Dog or Cat - Deposit Required
Pay Information
Starting Pay: Regional Drivers.. &.. Teams
1 year Experience: $.32 or $.37....................$.44 s/p
2 years Experience: $.33 or $.38....................$.45 s/p
3 years Experience: $.34 or $.39....................$.46 s/p
Cost To Driver Benefits: $170 per month - Free Dental/Vision
Cost Family Benefits: $385 per month - Free Dental/Vision
Bonuses, Other Pay, Miscellaneous
Lay Over Pay: No
Breakdown Pay: Reviewed by Circumstance
Loading/Unloading: Yes. Varies by type.
Tarp Pay: No
Extra Pickup: Yes
Speed Restrictions: 63 mph



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