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Over the Road Trucking New Jersey Experienced OTR Truck Drivers Wanted

Begin your career driving among a modern fleet of 73 trucks and 230 trailers. At Brakebush, CDL drivers are equipped with the best-maintained trucks in the industry since we go above and beyond standard safety regulations. Our onsite full-service shops are staffed by expert technicians you can count on. You’ll get to drive in spec’d-out cabs that include HD TVs, radios, refrigerators, and much more. Have the opportunity to earn over $100,000 a year with offered bonuses, a 401(k) plan, and insurance coverage.

If you’re an experienced New Jersey driver with a clean driving record and a valid CDL-A license, you are encouraged to apply to Brakebush. Work for a family-run company that treats you with respect. 

Reefer Trucking Jobs New Jersey

Why We’re the Best Trucking Company to Work for

Other than the competitive pay and extensive driver benefits, Brakebush gets you time spent at home each week (minimum of 34 hours) and accrued vacation time. We don’t want you to feel burnt out, especially when you’re committed to a long haul drive. To keep you in the best shape, we have an onsite physician assistant in our wellness center to check you over if you’re ever feeling under the weather. Apply now online or contact us with any questions.


Brakebush is hiring in all New Jersey counties including:

Bergen County | Middlesex County | Essex County | Hudson County | Monmouth County | Ocean County | Union County | Camden 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

New Jersey Long Haul Trucking Career

Brakebush Transportation would not be where we are without our incredible OTR drivers. We started as a small company with just one truck and have grown substantially since 1925. The job entails driving our quality frozen chicken products across the states. If you like being independent and away from home, this may be the ideal job for you. We’re looking for drivers throughout New Jersey including Trenton, Jersey City, Newark and Trenton.


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Driving Distance to our Nearest HQ for Reefer Trucking Careers in New Jersey

Reefer driving jobs (starting location) Distance to our closest HQ (Wisconsin) Driving distance in hours
Newark 578 miles 9.5 hours
Jersey City 584 miles 9.7 hours
Paterson 593 miles 9.9 hours
Elizabeth 573 miles 9.4 hours
Lakewood 559 miles 9.2 hours
Edison 559 miles 9.1 hours
Woodbridge 566 miles 9.1 hours
Toms River 550 miles 9.5 hours
Hamilton township 538 miles 8.7 hours
Clifton 589 miles 9.7 hours
Trenton 530 miles 8.7 hours
Brick 571 miles 9.4 hours
Camden 501 miles 8 hours
Cherry Hill 505 miles 8.1 hours
Passaic 590 miles 9.6 miles
Union City 586 miles 9.7 hours
Old Bridge 559 miles 9.2 hours
Franklin township 563 miles 9.2 hours
Middletown 580 miles 580 miles
Bayonne 580 miles 9.6 hours