Marine Fleet

Earn up to $60,000+or more a year
with paid stops and fuel incentives.

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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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Hiring Areas

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Turn Heads with our Marine Fleet

Haul pleasure craft boats throughout US & Canada. We'll give you time to grab your passport.

Koch is looking for the best of the best to drive our elite fleets. We will provide you with a training program to teach you everything you need to know.

Hauling specialized equipment for big clients means bigger paychecks and consistent routes.

Alumacraft—
St. Peter, MN

Hiring Area: North as far as St Cloud to Fargo and south to Sioux Falls. All of WI. 35 south to Des Moines and east over to the Quad Cities over to Chicagoland area. Farther from St Peter means longer out time for the drivers.
Orientation/Retention Bonus: $5,000 ($500 at 1st dispatch, $1000 at 90 days, $1000 at 6 months, $2500 at 12 months)
Pay: .58-.60/mile
Home Time: home most weekends. 2,500+ miles per week
Operational Details: run all 48 states and Canada, passport required. Pre-loaded trailers. $30.00 stop pay on all deliveries, average 2-3 stops per week
Oversize Loads: $.25 per loaded mile

APEX—St. Louis, MI

Hiring Area: all of MI down to Gary IN, over to Fort Wayne and Toledo
Orientation/Retention Bonus: $4,000 Orientation Bonus $500 after orientation / $750 at 90 days / $750 at 6 months / 2K at 12 months
Pay: Starting pay is 0.60-0.62

  • $0.60 Per Mile (1–2 Years of Experience)

  • $0.61 Per Mile (2–4 Years of Experience)

  • $0.62 Per Mile (4+ Years of Experience)

Home Time: 7–10 days out depending on where home is (85% of the time home weekly). 2,500+ miles per week
Operational Details: $30.00 stop pay on all deliveries, average 2-3 stops per week. Deliver to all lower 48 and Canada (passport needed)
Oversize Loads: $.25 per loaded mile

MANITOU—Lansing, MI

Hiring Area: Central MI down to Gary IN, south to Indy area, N. IN and N. OH
Orientation/Retention Bonus: $4,000–$500 after orientation / $750 at 90 days / $750 at 6 months / 2K at 12 months

Pay: $.60 CPM

Home Time: 4–7 days out home most weekends. 2,500+ miles per week
Operational Details: deliver to all Lower 48 + Canada (passport required). Driver can be in traditional tractor or a "stinger" unit. Driver will stay in hotels while on the road when they drive the stinger. Hotels will be reimbursed. $30.00 stop pay on all deliveries, average 2-3 stops per week
Oversize Loads: $.25 per loaded mile

OTR

Hiring Area: Hiring is open most areas east of I 35. MN south to Tulsa and east. Avoid NE of PA.
Orientation/Retention Bonus: $5,000 Orientation Bonus ($500, $1000 at 90 days, $1000 at 6 mo, $2500 at 12 mo)

Pay: $.60 CPM

Home Time: 2–3 weeks out on the road. 2,500+ miles per week.
Operational Details: can start without passport, but must get process started. Drivers will have 5 days of training on boat securement as they must be able to haul any boat we move – oversize, pontoon, sport boats, yachts. $30.00 stop pay on all deliveries, average 2-3 stops per week” to Operational Details.
Oversize Loads: $.25 per loaded mile

REC—Cadillac, MI

Hiring Area: All of TN, OH, PA, GA, IL, MI, IN, KY, Northern FL Hire all the way to east coast including NY and MA and parts of ME. I 95 corridor.
Orientation/Retention Bonus: $5,000 Orientation Bonus - $500, $1000 at 90 days, $1000 at 6 mo, $2,500 at 12 mo

Pay: $.60 CPM

Home Time: out 7–14 days at a time, deliver to all lower 48 + Canada. 2,500+ miles per week.
Operational Details: $30.00 stop pay on all deliveries, average 2-3 stops per week.
Oversize Loads: $.25 per loaded mile

YAMAHA

Hiring Area: GA FL (central FL and North) TN KY SC NC MO IL IN OH
Orientation/Retention Bonus: $2,000
Pay: Starting pay is 0.48–0.50 based on experience

  • $0.48 Per Mile (1–2 Years of Experience)

  • $0.49 Per Mile (2–4 Years of Experience)

  • $0.50 Per Mile (4+ Years of Experience)

Home Time: Out on the road for 7–14 days at a time. 2,500+ miles per week.
Operational Details: $30.00 stop pay on all deliveries, average 2-3 stops per week
Oversize Loads: $.25 per loaded mile

SMOKER CRAFT

Hiring Area: IN, OH, Northern KY, PA, NY, IL, MI
Orientation/Retention Bonus: $5,000 ($500 at 1st dispatch, $1000 at 90 days, $1000 at 6 months, $2500 at 12 months)

Pay: $.60 CPM

Home Time: Avg 7–10 days out
Operational Details: haul recreational boats and pontoons on preloaded trailers. No prior boat hauling experience needed! Passport Required.
Oversize Loads: $.25 per loaded mile

Great Dedicated Fleets

Our Marine division specializes in the transportation of recreational power boats across the continental United States and Canada. Get started with consistent dedicated lanes, earning up to $.62 CPM plus an additional $0.07 CPM for oversize loads.

Teched Out Trucks

Marine fleet drivers average up to 2,500+ miles a week, so driving safely and comfortably is key. Our late-model Volvos and Internationals are all equipped with the latest communications and tracking technology, including in-cab internet service and APUs.

Company Drivers and Owner-Operators are both more than welcome to apply.

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Rewarding You

Weekly Pay

Getting paid is something you should never have to second guess. Consistent, accurate paychecks are as important to us as they are to you, which is why you'll get paychecks every Friday.

Competitive Pay

Earn $1.01 CPM without Hazmat or $.1.02 CPM with Hazmat - loaded or empty miles, plus $50 in stop pay.

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.

Parts & Services

Get parts at 10% over cost, highly competitive shop rates and 24/7 Road Service Assistance & maintenance account access.

Safety Incentives

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

Fuel Discounts

100% of billed & collected fuel surcharge paid to the contractor, plus fuel rebates at major fueling stations.

$3,000 Referral Bonus

Friends are priceless. But we'll pay you $3,000 to bring them with you to Koch! ($1500 after first dispatch, $1500 after 6 months.)

$3,000 Referral Bonus

Friends are priceless. But we'll pay you $3,000 to bring them with you to Koch! ($1500 after first dispatch, $1500 after 6 months.)

Top Equipment

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

Top Equipment

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

Sign-On Bonus

Bonuses vary by job and range from $2k - $5k!

Sign-On Bonus

Bonuses vary by job and range from $2k - $5k!

Lease Purchase

Interested in being your own boss? Our Lease Purchase Program will get you on the road with no money down in less than two years. And that’s just the start!

  • Late-model Volvo’s and International’s

  • APU-equipped trucks

  • No money down

  • Highly competitive shop rates

  • No payments for two weeks

  • Parts at 10% over cost

  • Programs average 42-48 months

  • Extended warranties

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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.