Drive Less,
Make More!

Specialized drivers are a breed apart, and we mean that in a good way. Our drivers are averaging 2400 miles/week, with competitive stop pay, meaning an average salary of 70k.

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The Specialized Difference

Haul and deliver ATVs, Golf
Carts & other recreational vehicles on great routes.

Be supported by one of the most experienced dispatch teams in the industry.

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

Drive forward with Koch

We’re celebrating 40 years of consistent growth and a stellar reputation among drivers and customers. Our motto is “Family Owned, Driver Focused,” and we want you to experience what that means! With top of the line pay, equipment, and fleet managers, you will FEEL the emphasis on our most important asset – YOU, the driver. For starters, our VIP orientation is nothing but the best in housing, food, and a thorough introduction to what it means to represent Koch as a driver. Call a recruiter today to see how your best miles are ahead!

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

Lease Purchase and Owner Operator Drivers

Maximize your pay, in every direction

Owner Operator's Compensation

  • $1.01 per mile, without Hazmat
  • $1.02 per mile, with Hazmat
  • $50 per stop
  • Base Plate Payment Program (based on mile driven)
  • We pay all authorized Tolls, Scales, and Permits
  • Fuel Allowance for orientation travel
  • 100% of Billed & Collected Fuel Surcharge paid to the contractor (All loaded miles based on national average)
  • Fuel Rebates paid from major fueling stations
  • 24/7 Road Service Assistance
  • Maintenance account, accessible 24/7
  • Highly competitive shop rates billed on work hours
  • Parts at 10% over cost
  • Company provided iPads (ask recruiter for more info)

Lease Purchase Compensation

  • $1.01 per mile, without Hazmat
  • $1.02 per mile, with Hazmat
  • Several lease options available, including No Money Down
  • 48 month terms
  • Late-model Internationals and Volvos available
  • APU-equipped
  • No payments for 2 weeks
  • Extended warranties
  • Extended Factory Warranty available on leased tractors
  • No Tractor? No Problem! With our Lease Purchase program, you can get into a late-model tractor with no money down!

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The Benefits of Driving with Koch

$3,000

Sign On Bonus

  • $1,000 on your first dispatch
  • $1,000 on your 6-month work anniversary
  • $1,000 on your 1-year work anniversary

$3,000

Referral Bonus

Friends are priceless. But we'll pay you $3,000 to bring them to Koch!

Pay

Every Week

Consistent, accurate paychecks are as important to us as they are to you, which is why you'll get paychecks every Friday.

Keep

Driving

Koch keeps you on the road when your truck is being repaired. We'll immediately take you to our nearest facility and put you in another rig while yours is in for repairs. That means no down time. You will always be driving and earning.

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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

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.

Worry Free

Maintenance

We offer 24/7/365 road service assistance. We keep you rolling when your truck breaks down.

“I have a mentor who has my back and has become a real good friend, too.”

VIP Orientation

Paid VIP Orientation

Earn While You Learn!

Your time is money – VIP Orientation is paid! We’ll fly you to this 3-day event in Minneapolis where you’ll have your own accommodations in an upscale hotel and receive $100 cash when you arrive. At orientation you’ll learn everything you need to know to have the best Koch career.

After orientation, we’ll put you on the road in a newly detailed, late-model truck, equipped with an APU and a power invertor, so that you are able to outfit your truck with some of the comforts of home. Koch has some of the best maintained trucks on the road! We do this to show our drivers we appreciate them and to welcome them to the Koch family.

We're social!

You're on social media and so are we! Follow us for up-to-the-minute information and to participate in our weekly contests. You'll find us on Facebook (@KochTrucking) and Instagram (@KochTrucking).

Four Divisions Strong

We have routes and trucks for all types of hauls - OTR, Dedicated, Specialized 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 at Koch.

40th Anniversary: 2018

Stan Koch, our founder, purchased his first truck in 1978 and that means this year we'll be celebrating our 40th Anniversary. We hope you'll be here to help us make this year the best one yet - and for the year-long party!

Special Olympics Truck Convoy

Koch was proud and honored to participate in the Special Olympics MN Truck Convey (2017). Thanks to our great drivers, we had 15 trucks with six Special Olympians in our passenger seats at this 2-day celebration, which helps raise money for Special Olympics Minnesota.

New Koch Trucking Pet Policy!

  • Dogs only, must be 30 lbs or less
  • Non-aggressive breeds only
  • Must bring papers for 3 required current vaccinations (Rabies, Distemper, Bordetella)
  • Dog must be 12 months or older
  • Nonrefundable pet fee and weekly fee
  • Certain fleets may not allow dogs on the truck (talk to a recruiter to see if you are eligible)
  • NO dogs in orientation. You may pick up your pet at your home once you’ve been assigned a truck.

Your Health & Wellness
Matters at Koch

  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision

  • 401(k) - Company Match

  • Life Insurance

  • Paid Disability Insurance:
    Long- & Short-Term

  • Paid Vacation