About our CDL Trucking Company
Brakebush Transportation is the transport and logistics division of Brakebush, a nationally recognized leader in refrigerated trucking and frozen chicken products throughout the US. We are a family-owned and operated business driven by doing right for our employees, customers, and suppliers. If you're ready, apply online or contact us with any questions you may have.
Brakebush is hiring in all North Carolina counties including:
- Base Rate: $.56 per Practical Mile
- Plus Performance Incentive: $.05 per Practical Mile
- Plus Per Diem: $.05 per Practical Mile
- $.05 per mi. (East Coast Premium)
- Stop Pay: $30.00 for dispatched stop
- $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.
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
North Carolina Truck Driving Careers
Brakebush’s over-the-road jobs offer experienced CDL drivers a fulfilling career. Join the Brakebush Transportation division family and earn the pay, bonuses, and benefits you deserve as a valued driver on the road. Our drivers enjoy the opportunity to spend regular time at home each week. Whether you’re in Charlotte, Raleigh, or even Greensboro, Brakebush Transportation is looking for the best truck drivers in North Carolina and beyond.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is an OTR driver?
OTR drivers do long haul trucking runs carrying heavy, sensitive materials and are paid on a per-mile basis. At Brakebush, our OTR drivers are respected and generously compensated for the work they do.
How much do truck drivers make in NC?
The average salary for North Carolina truck drivers is $26.8K - $64.3K. Brakebush Transportation offers opportunities for our drivers to earn up to $75,000 per year. Apply today if you're a CDL-A certified driver.
What are the benefits of OTR trucking?
OTR trucking positions are always in demand, so you'll have job security in a position that pays well. At Brakebush, we offer full benefits packages, great pay, and bonuses for hard-working drivers. Our modern equipment also makes long-haul trips that much more comfortable.
What are the requirements for long-haul trucking?
Most trucking companies require drivers to be CDL certified, over 21, with a high school diploma. At Brakebush, we strongly encourage experienced CDL-A drivers with excellent driving records to apply.
What do reefer trucks carry?
Reefer trucks are essential for transporting large amounts of perishable products across the country. Brakebush Transportation drivers transport quality chicken products all over North Carolina and beyond.
Driving Distance to our Nearest HQ for Reefer Trucking Careers in NorthCarolina
|Reefer driving jobs (starting location)||Distance to our closest HQ (North Carolina)||Driving distance in hours|
|Charlotte||62.3 miles||1 hour|
|Raleigh||129 miles||2 hours|
|Greensboro||54.1 miles||0.57 hours|
|Durham||106 miles||1.6 hours|
|Winston-Salem||26.4 miles||0.32 hours|
|Fayetteville||145 miles||2.4 hours|
|Cary||123 miles||1.9 hours|
|Wilmington||235 miles||3.7 hours|
|High Point||38.2 miles||0.44 hours|
|Concord||38.5 miles||0.50 hours|
|Greenville||211 miles||3 hours|
|Asheville||124 miles||2 hours|
|Gastonia||77.6 miles||1 hour|
|Jacksonville||248 miles||3.9 hours|
|Apex||119 miles||1.9 hours|
|Chapel Hill||102 miles||1.6 hours|
|Huntersville||49.5 miles||0.53 hours|
|Burlington||74.1 miles||1 hour|
|Rocky Mount||186 miles||2.9 hours|
|Kannapolis||33.8 miles||0.47 hours|