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Reliant Transportation began in 1997 with the goal of servicing the bulk industry with reliability and integrity. Since then, we have grown exponentially and added more modes, but our core values have remained the same. We are a family owned business in Lincoln, NE, and we are dedicated to providing quality and reliable service to our customers through our commitment, dedication, and teamwork. Reliant prides itself on being a leader in the industry, providing vital services for Fortune 500 companies and independently owned businesses across America. We strive to be on the cutting edge of technology in order to enhance our customer service, benefit our carriers, and provide rewarding careers for our employees.

So whether you’re a customer looking for solutions, a carrier looking for top notch management, or a potential team member, we invite you to learn more about us. Find your road with us, today!

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Customers - The Right way, The Reliant way

At Reliant, you’re more than a transaction. For customers and shippers alike, we provide Bulk and Truckload options from coast to coast. Our goal is to learn your business and form joint partnerships, becoming a part of your supply chain to help achieve your goals and drive desired results.

Here at Reliant we are fueled by our talented teams, our industry leading software and technology powered by McLeod, and our commitment to providing excellent customer service. With our dedicated risk management teams, we are also a step above on protecting your interests. We’re confident the reliability that our teams bring to the table, combined with the respect we show you and your business, produces proven results.

We welcome the opportunity to discuss how Reliant can become part of your team.

Reliant Transportation gives our company the peace of mind that when we tender our loads we know we are in good hands. The communication their team has with us is remarkable and this communication helps us keep our customers updated.
— Chris, Transportation Manager

Transportation Modes

Reliant Transportation has been instrumental in helping us with our inbound wheat truck logistics to a number of our community mills. Steve and his team have been very professional in their approach to business and performance. It continues to be a pleasure working with this high performing group.
— Pete, Wheat Trader
Anyone who has ever dispatched and chased trucks understands that it is a 24/7 job. . . but nobody understands it better than the “workhorses” at Reliant. Top notch employees that offer superior service to the marketplace. They make my job painless and effortless, allowing myself and others to be more efficient. I’m confident in saying there is nobody in the business today that can do it better than these guys.

I have extremely high standards and expectations of which they achieve. Reliant truly has become a partner in our business and plays a large role in our success. We have worked with Team Reliant for well over 20 years and look forward to many more. Thanks for what you guys do.”
— Brad, Transportation Manager

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Carriers - Opportunity in every direction

At Reliant, every day we strive to be better than yesterday. We have access to more freight and have the people in place to get the job done. Our customer service is second to none because we have dedicated teams in place to take care of our customers and carriers, as well as Accounting and Operations Teams that understand transportation. We also have solutions available to help you manage your business, including a fuel card program, direct deposit for no additional charge, and QuickPay options, so you can choose what works best for you.

Reliant provides support from start to finish, and we’re here to help when problems arise. We work daily to build relationships, and treat the carriers who choose to run with Reliant with respect, because we know you’re one of our biggest assets. With our people, our knowledge, and our technology, we get the job done and get it done right.  There is opportunity in every direction.

Carriers, please visit our Carrier Resources page for frequently asked information and forms.

We are super happy with Reliant Transportation. The company is great and the employees are great to deal with.
— Schaefer Brothers Trucking

FuelPlus knows the driver is the key to customer service and repeat business. That is why FuelPlus has done the research and negotiated the best possible fuel rate for the driver. Let FuelPlus do the work for you!

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Contact the Brokerage Team today at 866-525-6375

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Meet your Reliant Transportation Teams

Customer Team

Reliant works closely with our customers to achieve mutually beneficial results. We believe the right way is the Reliant way. We are not just another freight vendor, we are a freight broker who uses our extensive experience, knowledge, and industry leading technology to optimize the supply chain in today’s challenging environment. That long-term sustainability and longevity for both our customers and carriers is Reliant’s top priority. By providing liquidity and efficiency we bring value to both the customer and the carrier. We’re confident the reliability that our teams bring to the table, combined with the respect we show you and your business, produces proven results. Give us a call today at 866-525-6374.

Brokerage Team

The Brokerage Team is responsible for finding quality, reliable carriers to haul freight across the country. We work daily to build relationships and make sure our customers are getting the most reliable, trustworthy, and diligent carriers to haul their freight. We have a carrier base of over 10,000 trucks and we communicate and provide resources throughout the entire load process. We understand that our drivers are the biggest asset to our company, and we provide another avenue for carriers to maintain profitability and do what’s best for them. We want our carriers and customers to feel comfortable and confident that we will deliver what we promise. Our team has over 38 years of experience and made up of former drivers as well as young, energized team members ready to learn your business. There’s opportunity in every direction. Give us a call today at 866-525-6375.

Core Team

With a combined 50+ years of experience in the industry, Reliant’s Core Team handles high priority and hard to cover loads utilizing our dedicated group of carriers. Having steady, reliable carriers that we plan on a day-to-day basis helps the Core Team to facilitate Reliant’s year-round business in the manner requested by customers. We provide committed planning services with personal care to those owner-operators and drivers to enhance those relationships, and with a large volume of available freight we are able to provide unique opportunities. Give us a call today at 866-525-6372.

Truckload Team

The Truckload Team provides multiple modes of transportation to a wide variety of Reliant customers, from coast to coast and to our friends in the north (Canada). We satisfy customer requests for transportation at a price they can afford by utilizing our deep carrier base to find the truck that fits on any given day, sometimes with little notice. This industry is fast moving and we want our carriers to deliver timely, as customers are depending on the products we haul to complete projects, whether it be to construction sites, storage facilities, feed mills, processing plants, or stores. Relationships truly do drive our business at Reliant and we are always striving to improve them by being the first to respond in the time of need and doing what we say we will. Give us a call today at 866-525-6386.

Operations Team

The Operations Team is the hub of Reliant Transportation, and we have our hand on each and every load from start to finish. For every order, we enter the load into the system, schedule loading and unloading appointments, track and trace the carrier, and assist the customer with any need they might have. Customer service and efficiency are our top priorities. The work that we do allows us to interact directly with our customers and provide them with our undivided attention to ensure that their needs are met. Because of our collective knowledge and skills, we are able to provide solutions and suggestions to our customers when issues arise, which is key in this industry. Give us a call today at 866-525-6388.

Accounting Team

The Accounting Team is responsible for a number of different processes at Reliant; we finalize every load that is hauled by Reliant carriers by billing our customers and paying our carriers, as well as processing customer payments, paying bills, processing payroll, and providing management and financial reports. Attention to detail and the ability to process high transaction volumes is critical to Reliant’s success. The experience and care taken by the Accounting Team results in satisfied customers and carriers that continue to haul for us long-term. Providing top-notch service to customers, carriers, vendors, and other Reliant Teams is what we do. Give us a call today at 866-525-6394.

Admin Team

Our Admin team is comprised of a variety of industry professionals, including our Director of Safety and Compliance, IT Director, Director of Carrier Services, Risk Management Director, and Business Analyst. We work with every team in the office and are responsible for a variety of tasks, including onboarding carriers, our fuel discount network, customer onboarding, contracts, and recruitment. All of our individual roles contribute to the functionality of the entire company, and keep us moving and growing.

Careers  - One Team, One Direction

Reliant Transportation offers the opportunity to build a long-lasting career in a fast-paced environment on the cutting edge of the transportation brokerage industry. Our benefits include a 401K plan with company match, group health coverage, and company funded flex plan contributions to help our team members with the increasing cost of healthcare. We pride ourselves on providing continuing industry education opportunities, in an effort to help move our industry forward. If you are energetic, hardworking, able to work in a fast-paced environment, and enjoy working with a team to accomplish goals, then Reliant Transportation is the company for you!


Open Positions

Settlement Coordinator


Customer Service Representative

The Settlement Coordinator position is an entry-level position in a fast paced environment on the cutting edge of the transportation brokerage industry.  Be an essential part of Reliant’s Accounting Team as this position is responsible for verifying the accuracy of customer load settlement data and for processing timely load settlements.  Load settlements are what drives our Company’s profitability, so you will be directly involved with the critical business elements of the Company.  This position is a full-time, U.S. non-exempt position.

The Customer Service Representative is a mid-level position primarily responsible for servicing and communicating with our customer accounts. This position involves working directly with both Customers and Carriers, along with the different Reliant Teams. Advancement opportunities are directly related to effort and this position has the potential to move up with the company, and hard work, attention to details, and overall company growth will ensure your success.

Brokerage Team

The Carrier Manager position is a full-time position, responsible for the development of relationships with carriers for the bulk division of Reliant. Carrier Managers understand the carrier’s business and use that knowledge to provide solutions. With advancement opportunities directly related to effort, this position is a stepping stone to a career with limitless potential.


Our paid internship program is uniquely designed to immerse you in the industry and give you the chance to experience what building a lasting career in transportation is like. You will truly be a part of the Reliant Team, as this program gives you the opportunity to rotate and work with different Teams in the office. 

My internship with Reliant has made me realize how lucky I am to have found a company like this one. You are treated with the upmost respect (yes even as an intern) and everyone is willing to help you reach your full potential. There wasn’t a single day that I ever felt like I was “going to work.” That’s how great of a place it is here!
— Cheyenne Ostrander, Doane University 2020
As an intern at Reliant, I was able to put my skills to the test as I had to solve problems, communicate with coworkers, and further my knowledge of the transportation industry. Reliant Transportation offered a meaningful internship experience as I was challenged daily to be better than I was the day before. The Reliant team members were beyond welcoming and always went out of their way to help me improve upon my skills.
— Logan Ryan, Concordia University 2020
Not knowing what to expect, the internship at Reliant challenged me to learn an industry that I had never even thought about before. It was a fun and paid experience that led me to a full-time job after receiving my degree
— Caleb Goedeken (Doane University 2018)
Reliant Transportation’s 2017 Championship Kickball Team

Reliant Transportation’s 2017 Championship Kickball Team

Open Intern Positions

As a Logistics Intern, you will be exposed to all parts of the business, including our Operations and Brokerage Teams. You will learn to negotiate spot market commitments with carriers, including prospecting and calling. No two days are the same here, and you will work side by side with our team of professionals to negotiate and problem solve.

Logistics Intern

The Customer Service internship offers you the chance to become familiar with our business and the roles of our Operations and Accounting teams. You will assist daily with settling loads from proof of delivery documents, enter customer load tenders in our Transportation Management System, and provide daily customer service support for Reliant customers, carriers, and teammates.

Customer Service Intern

Contact Us

Contact a member of our team to get started with us today! Already know who you need to talk to? See the list of Reliant Teams below. For all other inquiries, please call our general number.

  • Operations Team - 866-525-6388

  • Admin Team - 866-525-6394

  • Compliance Team - 866-291-1440

  • Compliance Fax - 888-608-9407

  • Fuel Team - 855-999-7754

  • General Number - 888-464-7771

  • Customer Team - 866-525-6374

  • Brokerage Team - 866-525-6375

  • Truckload Team - 866-525-6386

  • Core Team - 866-525-6372

  • Georgia Office - 866-291-1410

  • Red Cloud Office - 888-421-9998

Looking for addresses, phone numbers, and forms? Check our Carrier Resources Page.


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Main Lincoln Office

4411 South 86th Street
Lincoln, NE, 68526
United States

Hours of Operation: M-F 07:30-17:00