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Reefer Trucking Job in West Virginia Join a Military Supporting Trucking Company

Delivering poultry products since 1925, Brakebush Transportation is not your average transportation company. Our fleet is modernized with features that provide over-the-road drivers added comfort on the road. When you drive with us, you'll have access to benefits like significant health insurance coverage, regular at-home time, and a competitive earnings structure that helps many of our drivers average $100,000 in earnings. While your mileage may vary, this could be you too.

We are looking for experienced, professional Virginia OTR drivers with excellent driving records to fill urgent positions. We only ask you to treat employees, suppliers, and other motorists on the road with respect.

West Virginia Reefer Truck Driver Jobs

About Our Truck Driving Company

Brakebush Transportation is a leading supplier of high-quality chicken products across the United States. We are a family-owned, private trucking company with no obligations to shareholders. This allows us to pass the additional savings onto our drivers through increased earnings and benefits packages. See more reasons why Brakebush might be a great fit for you along with our full compensation and benefits packages below. 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 West Virginia counties including:

Kanawha County | Berkeley County | Monongalia County | Cabell County | Wood County | Raleigh County | Harrison County | Mercer 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
  • $15 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 $25,000 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 Ten paid holidays per calendar year
  • Optional add-ons: Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
    Short Term Disability & Illness Plan
    Long Term Disability & Illness Plan

West Virginia 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 truck drivers. And with a growing inventory, we're continuing to hire more qualified drivers from across the state.


 Note: metrics from Indeed and O*NET OnLine update frequently.


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

Reefer driving jobs (starting location) Distance to our closest HQ (North Carolina) Driving distance in hours
Charleston 228 miles 3.9 hours
Huntington 281 miles 4.6 hours
Morgantown 340 miles 5.5 hours
Parkersburg 305 miles 4.9 hours
Wheeling 406 miles 6.3 hours
Fairmont 323 miles 5.2 hours
Weirton 425 miles 6.7 hours
Martinsburg 350 miles 5.5 hours
Beckley 171 miles 3 hours
Clarksburg 309 miles 5.1 hours
South Charleston 232 miles 4.2 hours
Vienna 313 miles 5.1 hours
St. Albans 239 miles 4.2 hours
Bluefield 134 miles 2.3 hours
Bridgeport 307 miles 5 hours
Moundsville 377 miles 6.2 hours
Oak Hill 186 miles 3.3 hours
Dunbar 234 miles 4.2 hours
Elkins 321 miles 5.3 hours
Hurricane 253 miles 4.3 hours

over the road jobs for West Virginia drivers

OTR Jobs for West Virginia Drivers

There are clear advantages to elevating your over-the-road driving career out of West Virginia with Brakebush Transportation. While you may travel for 24–27 days a month, we work with our drivers to make sure they have regular time off at home. Up your earnings with our added incentives including east coast premiums (10 cents per practical mile) and quarterly safety bonuses (1 cent per practical mile).


Solo Trucking Jobs in West Virginia

Brakebush Transportation has the greatest solo truck driving jobs in West Virginia. Since 1925, Brakebush has been a family-run business and a terrific place to work. Our drivers enjoy bull benefits, fair bonus structures, and competitive pay for their efforts. Apply today!

Rewarding Team Driving Jobs

Whether you’re a husband and wife team or someone looking for a co-driver to up your earnings, Brakebush has rewarding team driving jobs. See our pay breakdown for West Virginia team drivers including a $.33 per practical mile base rate and 5 cents per mile east coast premium.

West Virginia team driving jobs from Brakebush

Trucking Jobs for Military Veterans

Searching for a rewarding career on the road? Brakebush is honored to employ veterans from across the country. Apply online to get started.

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Frequently Asked Questions on West Virginia Trucking Jobs


How much do truckers make in WV?

Truck drivers in West Virginia make on average $118,944 per year, according to Indeed.

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