Join the premier flatbed and van carrier in America. Smithway Motor Xpress, Inc., incorporated in 1972, is an established truck load carrier that is growing throughout the continental United States and Canada. Smithway maintains 25 terminals and a Corporate Office in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Our primary freight includes building material, steel, and general commodities.

We prefer applicants who have do not have accidents on record.

SMX drivers say they like our pay system because their money is deposited directly into their bank account. SMX has the freight. If you want to earn big $$$, join SMX. We have a program for almost everyone!


* air-ride conventional assigned trucks
* quick, honest, straight, fair, pay
* a great freight system
* and much more


* late model conventional air ride assigned tractors
* weekly settlements (honest and straightforward)
* direct deposit pay system
* the choice of taking the truck home which eliminates relocation
* life insurance provided
* competitive health insurance
* prescription drug plan
* dental and optical available
* additional accident, disability, and life insurance available
* paid vacation
* 401K retirement plan
* per diem
* production bonus
* safety bonus
* rider program, effective upon hire
* guaranteed hometime
* 100% air ride trailers
* driver referral bonus - $1000 for referring an experienced Company Driver or Independent Contractor
* customer referral bonus - after we haul the fifth load for a new customer, a $75 U.S. Savings Bond is issued to the independent contractor or employee who suggested the company to our sales department.

The best tip to the claims department will earn an independent contractor or company driver a $50 reward.