$5,000 Transition Bonus

Nussbaum is actively hiring professional drivers for OTR positions! Keep scrolling to learn more about driving at Nussbaum and what you could earn. And, to help you make the switch, we’re offering a $5,000 transition bonus for experienced OTR drivers in our key hiring locations (Des Moines, IA, Quad Cities (Davenport, IA & Moline, IL), Chicago, IL, Indianapolis, IN, and Toledo, OH).

Pay Details

  • $5,000 Transition Bonus
    • $1,500 after your first load, $1,500 after 3 months, $2,000 after 6 months
  • Earn $75,000 – $80,000 your first year with Nussbaum
  • $1,350 weekly minimum guaranteed
  • Plus Activity Pay
    • $17 for load pick up
    • $17 for final delivery
    • $10 for trailer swap on split loads
    • $10 for empty trailer moves (when no pickup/delivery at that location)

Additional Pay

  • Detention – $15/hour after only 1 hour
  • Door-to-Door Practical Miles –  paying both loaded and empty.
  • Layover/Breakdown – $230 per day rate.
  • Stop-off  Pay – $17 per stop in excess of 1st pick-up and final delivery.
  • Paid Parking – All Paid/Reserved Truck Parking is reimbursed.
  • Elite Pass – covers tolls and scales.
  • EFS Card – daily coverage for fuel, additives, DEF, oil, windshield fluid, antifreeze, weigh scale fees, and more!

Key Benefits

  • ESOP – Our Employee Stock Ownership Plan is a retirement plan invested in the company’s stock. Giving our employees a financial stake in the company and a great retirement benefit in addition to the 401K match.
  • 401K Match – Available from your first payckeck.
  • Full Coverage Health Insurance – Including dental and vision.
  • Paid Holidays – 8 paid holidays throughout the year at your guaranteed day rate.
  • Paid Vacation –  After 1 year, receive 1 week paid vacation. // After 3 years, 2 weeks paid vacation. // after 6 years, 3 weeks paid vacation. // After 10 years, 4 weeks paid vacation. // After 15 years, 5 weeks paid vacation.
  • Certified RED – Nussbaum’s voluntary continued education and development program for drivers. Through hands-on training sessions and learning assignments, drivers further their knowledge of the business and add a bonus to their paychecks!
  • Paid Orientation at Nussbaum – We cover transportation, a private hotel room, and on-duty meals. While you’re here, you’ll use a company car to get around. Plus, earn $150 per day!

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