Company Drivers

Get the miles you need, the home time you deserve and a lot more.

Drive with Koch and apply today.

You must have at least 6 months of driving experience in the last two years to be eligible for hire at Koch.

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Pay & Benefits

Mentor
Driver

A Driver Mentor helps you overcome challenges. Mentors maintain confidentiality and are always on your side.

$3,000 Referral Bonus

Friends are priceless. But we'll pay you $3,000 to bring them with you to Koch! ($1,500 after first dispatch, $1,500 after 90 days).

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Equipment

APU-equipped late-model tractors with air-ride cabs and suspensions and 450 HP Cummins engines keep you comfortable on great lanes.

Riders & Pets Welcome

Want to share time on the road with family? Bring them along! Our Rider Program welcomes all riders 12+ years of age.

Safety Incentives

Driving safe is common sense and our incentive program is dollars and cents! Ask for details.

$3,000 Sign-On Bonus

$1,000 after first dispatch, $1,000 after 6 months of employment, and $1,000 after 1 year of employment.

Types of Company Drivers

  • Local/Dedicated Van

  • OTR Van

  • Dedicated Marine Fleet

  • Dedicated Specialized (Power Sports Equipment)

  • Dedicated Flatbed (90% pre-loaded)

Driver Qualifications

  • Minimum Age: 22 at time of hire or lease

  • Motor Vehicle Record

    • No DUI/Alcohol related conviction within last 10 years (reviewed on case by case basis)

    • No drug related convictions

    • No serious traffic violations within the past 3 years

    • No CDL/License suspension within past 3 years (suspension for financial reasons can be reviewed)

  • Accidents

    • No major chargeable accident within past 3 years

    • No more than 3 chargeable minor accidents/incidents within past 3 years

  • Experience

    • 6 months tractor/trailer experience in the last 2 years

    • 1 year tractor/trailer experience in the last 10 years

    • Verifiable Military driving experience will be considered if driver also has 6 months commercial tractor/trailer experience

  • CDL

    • Must have a valid Class “A” CDL from declared state of residence prior to entering orientation


*Every candidate is reviewed on a “case-by case” basis and in accord with law. All Qualifications and procedures may be changed at any time, with or without notice, in Koch Trucking’s discretion.

Commonly Asked Questions

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 66 mph.

Where are your terminals located?

Minneapolis MN, Ardmore OK, Flower Mound TX, Dublin GA and Buford GA

How soon do Medical and Dental Benefits become effective?

Medical & Dental benefits are effective at 60 days of employment. Vision and other voluntary benefits are effective 1st of the month following 60 days of employment. 401K is available immediately.

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?

Yes, we allow 1 dog less than 30lbs in Company equipment. Additional fees apply.

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?

At Koch, we will provide you with an iPad with Transflo Mobile downloaded to assist with submitting paperwork.

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.

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It's pretty amazing how everyone at Koch treats you like family.

Edwin

Driver, 7 years

Five Divisions Strong

Looking to spice up your career? Koch has a variety of driving jobs and fleets for you to choose from - OTR, Dedicated, Specialized, Marine, and Flatbed. Start in one division and move to another if you'd like! There's plenty of room for all kinds of career growth within our Koch family.