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Ohio Over the Road Trucking Experienced OTR Truck Drivers Wanted

There’s no need to continue searching for a job in over-the-road trucking when Brakebush offers a rewarding OTR career in Ohio. From competitive pay to full benefits packages, you'll want to work for one of the best-paying transportation companies in the business. Become part of the family when you apply to be a CDL driver today. 

Certified CDL-A drivers with clean driving records should apply to one of our branches. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity that offers plenty of perks.

Over the road trucking in Ohio

Killer CDL Truck Driving Career

Brakebush has been family-owned and operated since 1925, and our drivers have successfully delivered frozen chicken products across the US since then. Along with generous pay rates and bonuses, you’ll also receive plenty of time off to spend at home each week. Drive comfortably in our 73+ truck fleet with amenities such as large O/O spec’d sleeper cabs, APUs, HD TVs, and more. Apply today or contact us with questions.


Brakebush is hiring in all Ohio counties including:

Franklin County | Cuyahoga County | Hamilton County | Summit County | Montgomery County | Lucas County | Butler County | Stark 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

Ohio Long Haul Truck Drivers

Enjoy a career in truck driving that gives you the respect you deserve. We treat all our workers like family and make sure they have at least 36 hours per week with their own families. Your hard work will not go unnoticed. Brakebush is hiring all across the state of Ohio including Columbus, Cleveland, Springfield, and Lakewood.


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

Reefer driving jobs (starting location) Distance to our closest HQ (Wisconsin) Driving distance in hours
Columbus 390 miles 6.4 hours
Cleveland 478 miles 7.4 hours
Cincinnati 426 miles 7.6 hours
Toledo 532 miles 8.5 hours
Akron 443 miles 6.9 hours
Dayton 421 miles 6.6 hours
Parma 473 miles 7.4 hours
Canton 419 miles 6.5 hours
Youngstown 487 miles 7.5 hours
Lorain 497 miles 7.9 hours
Hamilton 444 miles 7.2 hours
Springfield 413 miles 6.7 hours
Kettering 422 miles 6.9 hours
Elyria 492 miles 7.6 hours
Lakewood 484 miles 7.5 hours
Newark 410 miles 6.5 hours
Cuyahoga Falls 445 miles 6.9 hours
Middletown 432 miles 7 hours
Euclid 485 miles 7.5 hours
Mentor 487 miles 7.5 hours