Do you meet the following requirements?
- at least 21 years of age?
- possess a good work ethic?
- have a valid drivers license?
- have a good Driving Record?
- no felony convictions in the past 10 years?
- no misdemeanor drug or job-related convictions in the last 5 years?
potential by your performance and availability for dispatch.
Experienced driver starting pay is determined by the amount of your semi-tractor/trailer interstate driving experience in the most recent nine years.WSE has an excellent incentive package. Solo first seat drivers will be paid an additional $.03 per mile incentive for all paid miles in any calendar month that the driver runs over 10,000 paid miles. Miles are based upon loads delivered in a calendar month. The incentive is calculated monthly and paid the following month. The incentive pay is in addition to the base pay.
In addition to the above mentioned financial and productivity improvements, Willis Shaw Express is in the process of adding new traffic lanes with customers that provide better working conditions for our long haul drivers.
With over one hundred and fifty Willis Shaw Express Owner/Operators currently on the road and with over 60 years in the business, we know that profit is the primary goal for any owner/operator. As a part of the Comcar family of companies, Willis Shaw Express offers the kind of stability that will allow you to grow your business and enjoy a satisfying career.
A profitable partnership with Willis Shaw Express begins with a unique package that offers competitive per mile rates and high weekly miles. We also offer bottom-line support and benefits designed to increase your profit potential. Finally, our owner/operators enjoy 100% support from every member of the Willis Shaw family.
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Drivers – Willis Shaw Express has a minimum age requirement of 21 years for all owner/operators. All drivers must have a good driving record and at least six months verifiable OTR experience. Refrigerated experience is preferred, but not necessary. Equipment - All equipment must pass a Willis Shaw Express safety inspection and meet the following specifications:
- Minimum Exhaust Stack Height: 13 ft. 4 in. from ground level. Maximum Fifth Wheel Height: 47 1/2 in.
- Must be able to haul 46,000 lbs. legally.
The Willis Shaw Express fleet consists of over 1,100 temperature-controlled Great Dane and Trailmobile and Utility trailers. Tractor must be 6 years or newer.
When it comes to owner/operator compensation, no one offers more support than Willis Shaw Express. We offer a generous per-mile rate on all dispatched miles (loaded or empty) and percentage pay for Regional operations. And by covering many operating costs for our independent contractors, we help keep expenses down and profit up! Here are just a few of the reasons to join Willis Shaw Express as an owner/operator.
- Fuel Optimization Program Base Plates - PAID
- Permits - PAID
- Trip Pak - PAID
- Pre-Pass - AVAILABLE
- Reefer Fuel - PAID
- Fuel Tax - PAID / withheld from settlement
- Spouse/Child Rider Program - NO CHARGE
- Trailer Rent - NONE
- Cargo Insurance - PAID
- DOT Physical & Drug Screen - PAID
- Fuel Surcharge
- Toll Bridges - Paid
- Referral Bonus
- Sign on Bonus
Health Insurance Available
As a Willis Shaw Express owner/operator, you will also enjoy health insurance options for you and your family at competitive rates.
At Willis Shaw Express, we know that a solid partnership with owner/operators isn't possible without 100% support from every member of our family. That's why you'll find management personnel who listen and respond to your needs. You'll also find a program that covers many expenses other carriers force their owner/operators to pay. At Willis Shaw Express, you'll find the best partner an owner/operator will ever have.