Trucker Job USA

Regional Truck Drivers-Intermodal-83k-Detroit, MI

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Job Description

Postal (ZIP) Code: 48201
Salary ($): $76,000 - $96,000

We are looking for truck drivers that have a passion for being on the road for regional runs from Detroit, Michigan. We are treating every driver with respect, care, and dignity.


  • .51 cpm for all incoming drivers regardless of verifiable experience (avg 2200 miles/wk) –
  • $10,000 bonus
  • Drivers currently average 2200 miles per wk but exceptional drivers could run as much as 2800 miles per week if utilizing hours and setting ETA’s properly.
  • Drivers receive a .01 cent per mile raise every year on their anniversary date until they reach .56 CPM.
  • $15 hourly after 1.5 hours Detention Pay (Must be on time and must call detention when needed)
  • $15 hourly after 1.5 hours Delay rail pay (if driver is delayed on rail yard, he/she must document all times with FM)
  • $15 hourly Extra stop pay (95% of Intermodal loads are single Stop)
  • $65 Live Stop pay (applies to every customer stop requiring either a live load or a live unload, in addition to standard detention pay)
  • $35 Drop & Hook
  • $25 Hazmat load
  • $75 a day breakdown pay
  • $77,000 yearly avg. Potential to make $83,000 yearly avg.

Time off / Shift:

  • Time off will be: 34-48 hours off each week (Driver will be home for a minimum 34-hour reset and possibly upwards of 48 hours) 
  • Drivers can pick their days off from these options:
  • Tues-Wed, Wed-Thur, Fri-Sat, or Sun-Mon – drivers are not able to have Sat/Sun off.  

Position Details:

  • Detroit Regional picks up from and delivers to 13 rail ramps (6 major ramps) in the Chicagoland area.
  • They run the states of Illinois, Michigan, and Indiana operating in a dense lane moving freight between the Detroit market area and Chicago rail yards every day.
  • All freight is on containers and is no touch
  • App 70% drop/hook and 30% live load/unload.
  • Loads are preplanned in advance and if ETA’s are set correctly driver should be preplanned before arriving at first delivery
  • Can take the truck home for time off

Special requirements:

  • Hazmat is not required at hiring, but drivers will be expected to obtain the endorsement within 60 days of hire. Once the driver gets hazmat on his/her license, we will reimburse the cost.
  • Must live within 30 miles of 48201 Detroit, Michigan
  • 3 months experience required

Additional information:

  • Drivers will operate mid roof conventional tractors that the avg age is 1yr 10 months old.
  • Riders are allowed BUT only after 30 days.
  • The Detroit office and yard with both tractor and trailer parking for this fleet is located at 2654 Van Horn Rd., Trenton, MI 48183.


Training lasts 3-5 days and will cover the ins and outs of the rails and registration to get into the rail yards – Training is payable at $150/day.

Holiday Pay:

  • Regional Intermodal drivers will receive 6 paid holidays for those who have completed one consecutive year of employment.
  • Drivers will be paid a flat holiday rate $190 per day.
  • Drivers must be active status (i.e. not on leave, suspension, or terminated).
  • Drivers must be full time.
  • Drivers may still be required to work on the holiday, depending on availability.
  • Drivers must be available for dispatch the day before and after the holiday if those days are regularly scheduled workdays.

Operating Area:

With this regional intermodal job, drivers will operate within Illinois, Michigan and Indiana.

This Regional division will give drivers the opportunity to get home on a weekly basis. Not only is this regional division great for home time needs, but it also allows a driver to take home more than $1,500 per week!

Please let us know if you are interested in this job. We are looking forward to making you a team member and bringing you on board.


Job Summary

Detroit, MI, USA Location
Intermodal Freights Truck Driving Jobs Job Type
Salary $76k - $96k
Trucker Job USA

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