How long does it take to get a call back?

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  1. Chris86

    Chris86 New Member

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    Hi I recently applied with the company middle of last week and was wondering how long does it take to get called back?
     
  2. ABFer

    ABFer Well-Known Member

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    It could take a while unless they have questions of some sort for you. They might be moving a little faster now but it used to be a months long process.
     
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  3. SAC75

    SAC75 Well-Known Member

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    Doesn't hurt to call them. Might actually show them you're truly interested.
     
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    I applied online Friday evening and got a call Monday afternoon. Took almost four months to get hired after the first call. Hired in at big terminal. Carlisle 042. Good luck to you. Keep calling in to check on application.
     
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  5. gravytrain1

    gravytrain1 Member

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    when I got hired, it took 2 months
     
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    Abfrocks Active Member

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    Same. I applied in February. Got a call 3 weeks later about 4pm on a Sunday afternoon to ask me a question. Yes Sunday afternoon. First day at work was may 1st
     
  7. gravytrain1

    gravytrain1 Member

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    be truthful on app ABF is very unforgiven on a false statement, they check everything ...
     
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  8. Chris86

    Chris86 New Member

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    Ok I will do.
     
  9. Chris86

    Chris86 New Member

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    That's exciting. I just got my hazmat endorsement 2 weeks ago and would like to get out my current job as delivery driver unloading food. Similar job job as Sysco and US foods driver. Ive been at this employer for almost two years and is my first trucking after I finished trucking school.
     
  10. Chris86

    Chris86 New Member

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    I try to be honest on all my applications thank you for the heads up.
     
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    ltl 07 New Member

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    How big is the road board in Atlanta and where all do they run to
     
  12. LTLAnonymous

    LTLAnonymous Well-Known Member

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    I remember it being a few weeks from application to background check to orientation to job offer. Maybe 3 or 4.

    Which was a good thing, because the non-union air freight place where I was moonlighting was getting REALLY tired of my mouth and refusing to run illegal. Just in time.
     
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