Posted Oct 29, 2020
US Cargo Trucking, LLC

CDL A OTR Dry Van Driver - Midwest

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US Cargo Trucking, LLC
24600 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio Full Time

Job Description

US Cargo Trucking, LLC is seeking 1099 Company Drivers to haul dry-van freight to customers throughout the Midwest (OH, IN, IL, MI, WI, IO, MN). Drivers will be pulling 53 foot dry-van trailers with no touch freight primarily on out and back lanes and will be home every 2-3 weeks.



  • Average gross weekly pay: $1,500

o   Base up to $ .55 CPM practical miles with an average of 3,000 – 3,300 miles weekly 

o   Drivers are paid based on years of experience and safety record

  • 2+ years experience with a good record - $.55 CPM
  • <6 months experience - $300 per week for 3 weeks of training, followed by $.45 CPM
  • 6 months – 2 years experience with a good record - $.50 - $.52 CPM

o   Additional Pay: Layover pay ($100 per day), Extra Stop Pay

o   All miles paid, loaded and unloaded 

o   Bonuses include:

  • Safety Bonus
  • Driver Referral Bonus - $300
  • Clean Inspection Bonus - $100 per inspection
  • No violations in 6 months - $300
  • No violations in 12 months - $1,000
  • Paid via direct deposit weekly 


Benefits & Perks

  • Paid training for drivers with less that 6 months experience
  • Cargo and liability insurance coverage, driver deductible is $1,000
  • Take your truck home program 


Home Time, Route and Schedule

  • Home Time: Home every 2-3 weeks
  • No slip seating
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday schedule – no weekends!
  • Dispatch: 8 am  - 5 pm daily
  • Route: up 600-730 miles per day 
  • Level of Touch: No Touch Freight; bumping docks only



  • 2019 – 2020 Freightliner Cascadias and Volvos
  • Entire fleet has all automatic transmissions 
  • Governed speed: 70 mph 
  • No cameras


  • Must be at least 22 years of age  
  • Must have CDL A license 
  • Must have a minimum of 1 year verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience 
  • No DUI/DWIs or reckless driving charges in last 3 years 
  • Must meet Department of Transportation (DOT) testing and physical requirements and be knowledgeable of DOT regulations 
  • Must be able to pass a required pre-employment drug screen and a new DOT physical
  • Hiring drivers that live anywhere within OH, IN, IL, MI, WI, IO, MN or be willing to relocate for this position.
Detailed Job Information
Category: Company Driver
Equipment Requirements: Company Will Provide Equipment
Transmission Type: Automatic
Minimum Age: 22
Type of License: CDL A
Type of Power Unit / Truck Used: Conventional Tractor, Dry Van, Semi-truck / semi-trailer truck
Trailer Type: Other, Dry Van
Special Endorsements: None
Minimum Experienced Required: 1 Year
Type of Schedule: Home every couple of weeks
Type of Run / Travel Range: Long Haul - OTR (48 states)
Type of Haul: Dry Van / Non-perishable Goods or Materials, Other Commodities
Type of Work: No touch freight (bumping docks)
Job Pay & Benefits
Type of Pay Mileage Pay - $0.55, Weekly Pay - $1500
Special Bonuses Employee Referral Bonus - $300
Paid Time Off Layover Pay
Savings / Flexible Spending Direct Deposit
Training and Development Paid Training Programs
Performance Recognition Inspection Bonus, Safety Bonus
Equipment Provided Ez Pass / Pike Pass / Toll Road pass, GPS, Satellite Radio
Operating Support 24/7 Dispatch, Breakdown / Roadside Service, Lease Purchase Program, Take Truck Home Program, Tolls / Scales Reimbursement
Company Details
Company Location:
24600 Center Ridge Road, Suite 185
Westlake, Ohio 44145

Carrier Type: TL
Contact Information:
Phone: (708) 539-9879
Carrier Website:
More About US Cargo Trucking, LLC

Since 2015, US Cargo Trucking, LLC headquartered in Westlake, OH is an award winning family owned and operated carrier servicing the full truckload needs of customers across the U.S. Our commitment to the highest quality of service and fair pricing has allowed us to maintain many of the same customers and fuel our significant growth.


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