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Maine Reefer Trucking Jobs Experienced OTR Truck Drivers Wanted

Since the beginning of our company in 1925, Brakebush Transportation has been a leader in poultry production and the transportation industry. We value and appreciate our hard-working drivers by offering unmatched benefits, including the opportunity to make over $100,000 annually (your mileage can vary), full insurance, and regular offered time at home. Trucks in our fleet feature driver-friendly amenities that make your time on the road more efficient and comfortable. Apply today and take your career to the next level.

All experienced Maine OTR drivers with a valid CDL-A license and clean driving record are encouraged to apply. Treating employees, customers, and suppliers with respect is always a top requirement.

OTR Reefer Trucking Jobs in Maine

About our CDL Trucking Company

Brakebush Transportation is a reefer trucking business transporting fresh Brakebush poultry across the United States. We offer drivers excellent benefits and 13 days of paid vacation in your first year. Apply now or contact us with any 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 Maine counties including:

Cumberland County | York County | Penobscot County | Kennebec County | Androscoggin County | Aroostook County | Oxford County | Hancock 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

Maine Trucking Facts

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


  • $79,539 average truck driver salary (2022)


  • -3% projected job growth of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers (2018-2028)


  • 9,320 estimated heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers (2020)


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

Reefer driving jobs (starting location) Distance to our closest HQ (North Carolina) Driving distance in hours
Portland 899 miles 14.3 hours
Lewiston 931 miles 14.7 hours
Bangor 1,027 miles 15.9 hours
South Portland 900 miles 14.3 hours
Auburn 928 miles 14.6 hours
Biddeford 883 miles 14.1 hours
Sanford 880 miles 14.1 hours
Brunswick 924 miles 14.6 hours
Scarborough 894 miles 14.2 hours
Saco 887 miles 14.1 hours
Westbrook 899 miles 14.3 hours
Augusta 954 miles 14.7 hours
Windham 905 miles 14.4 hours
Gorham 900 miles 14.3 hours
Waterville 974 miles 15.1 hours
York 857 miles 13.7 hours
Falmouth 906 miles 14.4 hours
Kennebunk 876 miles 14 hours
Orono 1035 miles 15.9 hours
Wells 870 miles 13.9 hours