Drive With Us

RoadRunner Recycling is on a mission to maximize the amount of materials we recycle for each customer we serve, in each city we operate in.

As a part of this mission, we partner with reputable local drivers to transport clean recyclable materials from businesses to buyers. We hope you’ll join us!

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Drive With RoadRunner

RoadRunner Recycling is on a mission to maximize the amount of materials we recycle for each customer we serve, in each city we operate in.

As a part of this mission, we partner with reputable local drivers to transport clean recyclable materials from businesses to buyers. We hope you’ll join us!

Already a RoadRunner? Click Here

High Volume and Steady Growth

Fill Schedule Gaps

Complement your business and keep your truck running early morning, late at night, or during your off-season.

Flexibility

No contracts. No commitment once you are on the platform. Drive as much or as little as you’d like.

Grow Your Business

Let us bring business to you. Think of RoadRunner as your sales force!

Become A RoadRunner

Drive on your terms, in your free time! Check out our FAQs for more information. When you’re ready, click the orange APPLY button above to qualify. We’ll be in touch within 1-2 business days with next steps.

How It Works

Wondering how it all works? Check out the process below and learn more in the FAQs section.

Accept Route

Use our mobile app to review and accept routes in seconds

Execute Route

Pick up the materials efficiently using our unparalleled routing technology

Offload Materials

Drop the materials off at a local buyer’s facility

Get Paid Fast

Via check or direct deposit

Haul Smarter With Our Technology

Our network has access to unparalleled routing technology geared towards helping haulers effectively manage, organize, and execute routes.

Haul Smarter With Our Technology

Our driving network has access to unparalleled routing technology geared towards helping haulers effectively manage, organize, and execute routes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Overview

What Is RoadRunner FleetHaul?

RoadRunner FleetHaul is the dynamic network of partner drivers who power our recycling network – the largest of its kind in the nation! Powered by our proprietary technology, which dynamically generates routes, our FleetHaul drivers, or “RoadRunners,” haul clean recyclables and other waste materials in local areas, fulfilling the economic promise of recycling.

What Areas Does RoadRunner Need Drivers In?

RoadRunner is currently hiring drivers in the following markets and their surrounding areas:

  • Baltimore, MD – NEW!
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Washington, DC

We’re growing quickly! Drop us a line if you’re interested, and we’ll be in touch when we expand to your market.

Who Can Become a RoadRunner?

We welcome all kinds of drivers. Current RoadRunners include: independent truck owners, small fleet owner-operators, moving companies, delivery and logistics companies, landscape design companies, and more.

What Types of Materials Will I Be Hauling?

Clean recyclables, mostly bundles of clean cardboard or plastic. You should be able to lift bundles of about 50 pounds at a time.

When Are My Routes?

That is up to you. You may schedule them for whenever you’re free. See the “Routes” section below for more information on Routes and the Awarding Process.

Getting Started

Do I Need My Own Truck?

Yes, you’ll need your own truck. We usually recommend a 12′ box truck as the minimum for greatest route efficiency.

I Have My Own Business. How Much Time Do I Need to Dedicate to RoadRunner?

There’s no minimum number of hours. Every week, you’re able to bid on routes to fill your free time. We only ask that you fully complete all routes you sign up for.

What Do I Need To Get Started?

Simply, a box truck that is 12′ minimum and some free time. We do require a few standard forms, which you likely already have on hand. See the “Requirements” section below for more detail.

What Information Do You Provide Me For The Route?

We provide you with detailed maps, addresses, and pictures of the sites you’ll be servicing. Via our mobile app, you’ll be in ready communication with our FleetHaul Dispatcher, who can help you navigate should you require assistance.

Requirements

What Type of Vehicle Do I Need?

You’ll need a box truck, preferably 12′ or larger in size.

Do I Need Any Sort of Branding or Uniform?

No, your truck may remain as is. RoadRunners conduct themselves professionally and are trusted to appear presentable at all times in clothing of their choosing.

What Sort of Documentation Do You Require?

A few standard documents that you likely already have, including: Commercial General Liability Insurance, Commercial Automotive Liability Insurance, Occupational Accident Insurance and a copy of your recent Driving Record.

Routes

How Long Does A Typical Route Take?

That is up to you! Typical routes are designed to be completed in 2.5-4 hours and include anywhere from 4-12 stops. However, so long as there are no time constraints, you may take as long as you wish to complete your route within the 24-hour time window.

How Long Is A Typical Route?

The routes vary; however, most are between 15 and 35 miles.

How Are Routes Awarded?

As routes become available, we add them to our FleetHaul app and notify our partner drivers. They are then able to log in to their app and select them directly from the dashboard.

Working With RoadRunner

What is the Relationship Between RoadRunner Recycling and its RoadRunners?

We partner with you as independent contractors to service our participating locations. We have a standard Hauling Agreement that outlines the basic relationship, wherein we provide logistics information so that you can service the defined routes.

How Do You Calculate Pay?

Route rates are calculated based on a variety of market variables, including total mileage, time spent on the road, estimated tonnage and number of stops.

How Does A RoadRunner Get Paid?

We process payment immediately upon proof of route completion, which includes “serviced” photos of each stop and the final weight ticket at the recycling facility. With ACH, payment could hit your account as soon as 36-48 hours following route completion!