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Over the Road Truck Driving Job Iowa

Brakebush Transportation is looking to hire CDL-A licensed over-the-road drivers out of Iowa.


Your Next Trucking Opportunity:

  • Average $100,000+ annually (mileage may vary)
  • Drive a comfort-focused newer company truck
  • Full benefits including great insurance and 13 days of vacation in your first year
  • Receive top logistics support
  • Enjoy a welcoming team culture

Over-the-road drivers are a vital part of the success of Brakebush Transportation. We're looking to fill immediate reefer driver openings across the country at our 4 locations. Willing to consider all qualified candidates, take your trucking career to the next level with us.

Become an OTR Driver out of Iowa

A Growing OTR Company For Drivers

Brakebush Transportation is a growing producer of fresh chicken products across the United States. As a driver, you'll enjoy a modern truck complete with comfort amenities such as Sirius XM, APUs, refrigerators, freezers, and more. You'll have comprehensive logistics support at your fingertips to make your job efficient. Contact us with questions or apply now to level up your career on the road.


Brakebush is hiring in all Iowa counties including:

Winnebago County | Worth County | Kossuth County | Polk County | Linn County | Scott County | Johnson County | Black Hawk County | Woodbury County | Dubuque County | Story 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

Long Haul Trucking Career For Iowa Applicants

Becoming a long-haul truck driver at Brakebush Transportation could be the on-the-road career you've always wanted. We're willing to offer above-average compensation on top of our full package of benefits and bonus-earning opportunities to potential clients. No matter if you're in Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, or even Davenport, we're on the lookout for the best. Ready to take the next step? Apply online now.


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

Reefer driving jobs (starting location) Distance to our closest HQ (Wisconsin) Driving distance in hours
Des Moines 333 miles 5.3 hours
Cedar Rapids 211 miles 3.5 hours
Davenport 209 miles 3.5 hours
Sioux City 433 miles 6.5 hours
Iowa City 221 miles 3.7 hours
West Des Moines 345 miles 5.5 hours
Ankeny 324 miles 5.3 hours
Waterloo 229 miles 3.7 hours
Ames 321 miles 5.2 hours
Council Bluffs 461 miles 7.3 hours
Dubuque 137 miles 2.3 hours
Urbandale 339 miles 5.4 hours
Cedar Falls 236 miles 4 hours
Marion 203 miles 3.4 hours
Bettendorf 211 miles 3.4 hours
Mason City 250 miles 4 hours
Marshalltown 284 miles 4.6 hours
Clinton 168 miles 3.3 hours
Burlington 281 miles 4.9 hours
Ottumwa 310 miles 5.2 hours

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