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Reefer Truck Drivers Wanted in Colorado Experienced OTR Truck Drivers Wanted

As a family-owned, hard-working trucking company since 1925, Brakebush Transportation strives to employ dedicated men and women to deliver quality chicken products across the nation. Drivers in our fleet regularly average over $100,000 annually and pilot modern trucks that make their life on the road more efficient and comfortable. While your mileage may vary, this could be you too. We also offer superior benefits such as competitive pay, great health insurance coverage, generous PTO in your first year, and more.

We are looking for experienced, professional Colorado OTR drivers with excellent driving records to join us. We expect our drivers to respect employees, suppliers, and other motorists on the road.

Reefer Trucking Jobs Colorado

About Our Trucking Company

Brakebush Transportation is a leader in transporting fresh poultry across the US. Our business treats employees with respect by providing quality equipment, support, and time to be with their families. Driver pay & benefits are stronger at Brakebush compared to other trucking companies due to our private ownership and lack of obligation to shareholders. We encourage all experienced reefer truck drivers with a valid CDL-A license to apply now or contact us with questions—we'd love to hear from you.


Additional Reasons to Drive for Brakebush

  • Private fleet with newer trucks
  • Driver-friendly amenities including sleeper cabs, scale & toll bypass, and more
  • Top-rated logistics support
  • Offered regular time home of at least 36 hours
  • Rider and pet policies
  • & more!


Brakebush is hiring in all Colorado counties including:

Denver County | El Paso County | Arapahoe County | Jefferson County | Adams County | Larimer County | Douglas County | Boulder County

Pay Rate:

  • Base Rate: $.60 per Practical Mile
  • Team Base Rate: $.33 per Practical Mile
  • Plus Performance Incentive: $.05 per Practical Mile
  • Plus Per Diem: $.05 per Practical Mile
  • East Coast Premium: $.10 per Practical Mile
  • Team East Coast Premium: $.05 per Practical Mile
  • Paid Weekly

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+ Bonuses:

  • $15 per hour detention pay after two hours
  • $12.50 per hour layover pay with a 24 - hour maximum of $165
  • Quarterly Safety Bonus: up to $.01 per Practical Miles
  • Quarterly Fuel Mileage Bonus: top achievers generally earn more than $500.00 per quarter
  • PC Miles Bonus: up to $.01 per Practical Mile
  • Annual Safety Bonus: After driving 250,000 safely, drivers can receive an additional $.001 per mile for all safe driving miles driven in their career at the company.


NEW Progressive Stop Pay Schedule:

  • 1st Stop Single - $30
  • 1st Stop Team - $15
  • 2nd Stop Single - $50
  • 2nd Stop Team - $25
  • 3rd Stop Single - $100
  • 3rd Stop Team - $50
  • 4th Stop & Additional Single - $150
  • 4th Stop & Additional Team - $75


Brakebush received National Health Care Award for 2019 by the National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions

  • Health Insurance Health Saving plan & FLEX plan available
  • Life Insurance Basic term - company will provide coverage of $10,000 with option to purchase more
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • DOT Physical Reimbursement
  • Wellness Center for employees and family on medical plan
  • Paid Benefit Time (Vacation/Sick Days) 0 - 2 years: 13 days/yr
    2 - 10 years: 18 days/yr
    10 - 18 years: 23 days/yr
    18+ years: 28 days/yr
  • 401k - Company match
  • Holiday Pay Eight paid holiday per calendar year
  • Optional add-ons: Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
    Short Term Disability & Illness Plan
    Long Term Disability & Illness Plan

Colorado Trucking Facts

Now is a great time to be a truck driver, especially at Brakebush Transportation. Many of our team members make well above the average annual earnings for Colorado truck drivers. And with a growing inventory, we're continuing to hire more qualified drivers from across the state.


  • $86,798 average truck driver salary (2022)


  • +17% projected job growth of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers (2018-2028)


  • 26,310 estimated heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers (2020)


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Driving Distance to our Nearest HQ for Reefer Trucking Careers in Colorado

Reefer driving jobs (starting location) Distance to our closest HQ (Texas) Driving distance in hours
Denver 788 miles 12 hours
Colorado Springs 717 miles 10.7 hours
Aurora 767 miles 11.9 hours
Fort Collins 832 miles 12.9 hours
Lakewood 790 miles 12.1 hours
Thornton 780 miles 12 hours
Arvada 782 miles 12.2 hours
Westminster 780 miles 12.2 hours
Pueblo 673 miles 10.1 hours
Centennial 772 miles 11.6 hours
Boulder 797 miles 12.4 hours
Greeley 808 miles 12.7 hours
Highlands Ranch 775 miles 11.7 hours
Longmont 805 miles 12.5 hours
Loveland 819 miles 12.7 hours
Broomfield 786 miles 12.3 hours
Castle Rock 758 miles 11.5 hours
Grand Junction 922 miles 15.2 hours
Commerce City 774 miles 12 hours
Parker 774 miles 11.7 hours