Got a question?
Here are the answers to some of the most common ones we’re asked about driving for Koch. Want to know more? Just call us at 800-625-5292 or send us a message on the ’Contact Us’ page. We’ll get back to you as quickly as possible.
COMPANY DRIVER FAQs
Do you pay based on miles or percentage?
» We pay company drivers on a mileage basis calculated on PC Miler.
How often will I get home?
» We have many different driving opportunities by fleet and home location. Call Recruiting for Details: 800-625-5292
Can I take the truck home with me?
» Yes. You must have parking for a tractor and trailer in a safe secure location.
What equipment do you run?
» We primarily run late model Volvo’s and International’s.
What speed is your equipment governed at?
» Our equipment is governed at 64 mph.
Where are your terminals located?
» Minneapolis MN, Ardmore OK, Flower Mound TX, Dublin GA and Suwanee GA
How soon do Medical and Dental Benefits become effective?
» Medical & Dental benefits are effective at 90 days of employment. Vision and other voluntary benefits are effective 1st of the month following 90 days of employment. 401K is available first of the quarter following 90 days of employment.
Do you have a Rider Program?
» Yes. The passenger must be at least 12 years of age. Cost is $10.00 per month.
Do you allow Pets?
» No. We do not allow pets in Company equipment.
Do I have to deliver to New York City or Canada?
» NYC freight comprises less than 1% of Koch Trucking freight. No Canada freight for our van fleet drivers.
Do you pay for detention?
» Yes. Company drivers are paid $15.50 per hour if they are delayed at a customer longer than 2 hours from the appointment time.
How do I submit my paperwork?
» Koch Trucking utilizes the Trip Pak system at no cost to our drivers or TRANSFLO with small fee.
Do you authorize tolls and how do I pay for them?
» We provide all company drivers with a PrePass transponder for all authorized toll expenses.
Do I have to have a Hazmat endorsement to drive for Koch Trucking?
» A Hazmat endorsement is preferred, but not required. Koch Trucking will reimburse you to obtain your Hazmat endorsement.
What is your average length of haul?
» Koch Trucking’s average length of haul is approximately 500 miles.