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Owner Operator Opportunities

Compensation and Benefits

  • $1.10 per loaded mile - for loaded miles up to 500 miles. $1.00 a mile for 501 + miles.
  • Paid for every pickup, delivery and stop-off
  • $.95 per empty mile - for all dispatched miles
  • Weekly settlements with Direct Deposit available
  • Discounted fuel at Wooster and Columbus terminals.
  • Fuel purchase program, access to 24 hour road service, scales and truck wash at Wooster Terminal
  • Labor rate discount for maintenance
  • Paid safety meetings
  • Yearly safety bonus program
  • Home most weekends
  • Monthly DOT inspections at no costs available at WMW terminal
  • Percentage pay available: 64% intrastate, 68% interstate shipments
  • Approved tolls paid
  • PeopleNet communications
  • Hazardous Materials endorsement encouraged


  • Regional (500-mile radius of Wooster, OH) Central dispatch from Wooster, OH
  • Outstanding Home Time

Equipment Requirements

  • Must pass DOT and WMW inspection
  • Wheel base, 260 inches or less (Measured from center of front axel to center of tandem group).
  • Fifth-Wheel Height at 48" or less
  • Exhaust Stack Height 13' 2" or higher