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$190,000 – $210,000 per year*

Average overall rate is $1.89 Per RUNNING MILE!

$1.35 per mile (PC Miller Practical)  All miles paid – loaded or empty!

Mileage Pay: $1.35/mile
Handling Pay: $15/bike
Stop Pay: $25/stop fee**
Event Pay: $400/day***
Layover Pay: $250/day
Zone 1 designated, east coast premium: $.06 / mile
West Coast Regional premium (trucks running out of Las Vegas warehouse): $.06/mile
Loyalty Pay: $.01/mile****
PeopleNet System*****
Base Plates******
No Damage Bonus*******
Safety Bonus********
Company Shirts*********

  • Assigned, dedicated trailers.
  • Company paid permits.
  • Paid training time.
  • Driver-friendly terminal with showers, laundry facilities and TV lounge.
  • Indoor loading at all our terminals
  • Electronic logs.
  • Satellite tracking.
  • Be at least 23 years of age.
  • Have a clean MVR.
  • Have a minimum of two years OTR all-weather driving experience.
  • Have a tandem axle sleeper tractor, able to pass D.O.T. and company inspection. (5yrs old or newer preferred)
  • Have a wet line kit (one can be installed & paid through settlement deduction).
  • Have a copy of paid and current 2290

See a complete list of requirements >>
(in Adobe PDF format)

(paid through settlement deduction)

  • Fleet One card for discounted fuel purchases
  • T-Chek card for fuel
  • Group rates on bobtail, physical
    damage and occupational/accidental
  • Fuel taxes calculated
  • Wet line kit

Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Daily Direct / HAULBIKES has provided transportation services since 1988, and has been hauling motorcycles since 1994.

Today, we haul motorcycles exclusively and specialize in manufacturer, corporate and auction house transportation, national and dealership events, custom trips and tours, shipment of Internet motorcycle purchases, and personalized, door-to-door, zone route pick-up and delivery.

Our rapidly expanding fleet requires that we hire experienced, professional Owner/Operators immediately.

In surveys, our customers have told us that our drivers were the number one reason they liked working with Daily Direct / HAULBIKES!

If you have a passion for motorcycles, are a safe & courteous driver with a clean MVR, have a customer-oriented attitude and are looking for something different…come and join our team. We have a job waiting for you!

*Last year’s overall average.

**This will be paid to you for any pick-up (add on) that is sent to you after you leave the terminal on a trip. This is per stop, not per bike. This would not be paid out for pick-up that was on your original itinerary given to you at the terminal.

***This pay is decided that you are instructed by DDLLC to work/participate in a designated event. Event pay is not paid for loading/unloading as part of a trip.

****$.01/mile increase for each year of service effective after the first year of service

*****The Company will pay the full monthly People Net maintenance fee for all Operators after their fourth year of being leased on to the company.

******Once the operator is leased on for 3 years 50% of the annual Base Plate costs will be paid by the company. Once the operator is leased on for 5 years 100% of the annual Base Plate costs will be paid by the company.

*******Any operator who delivers product damage free for a full calendar year (January – December) will receive a $500 bonus for that year. Any operator who delivers product Damage Free for 3 consecutive years will also receive an additional bonus of $2,500, in addition to the yearly bonus.

********An operator who successfully completes the Safety Bonus Program will receive $300/quarter. If an operator successfully qualifies for the bonus all four quarters of the calendar year, they will receive an additional $300 bonus in addition to the quarter bonus amount.

*********Each year in conjunction to your annual anniversary date with DDLLC, you are allowed to get 5 company shirts of your choosing at the following costs: 3 free, 2 at half price. All shirts must be ordered at the same time. Other shirt orders will be under normal pricing scenario.

A) Driver must work a minimum or 80% of the year (292 Days) or must run a minimum of 99,000 miles within that year.

Note On Item (A)  If there is a work shortage caused by Customer shut down or lack of Business we understand that the Drivers cannot be held responsible to meet the minimums of working 80% of the year or running a minimum of 99,000 miles and will not be penalized because of such.

Follow the application checklist:

Confirm that you meet our driver requirements   and then print the 16-page application packet.

  • Checklist for Driver Application Package (Page 1)
    • Read & review entire page
    • Check boxes as you complete forms
  • Minimum Driver Qualifications & Requirements (Pages 2 & 3)
    • Read & Review both pages, confirm you qualify & meet or exceed requirements
    • Bottom of page 2 print name, signature & date
  • Driver Application (Pages 4 – 7)
    • Read & review all 4 pages
    • Box in page 1 print name, signature & date
    • Employment history covered for previous 3 years (including gaps in employment)
    • Both FMCSA boxes checked Yes or No
    • Bottom of page 3 signature & date
    • Page 4 / Disclosure statement print name, signature & date
  • HireRight DOT Drug & Alcohol Disclosure (Pages 8 – 12)
    • Read & review all 5 pages
    • Employment history covered for previous 3 years in box on page 1
    • Bottom of page 1 print name, signature, date & social security #
    • Within larger box of page 2, check boxes if applicable
    • Bottom of page 2 print name, signature, date & social security #
  • Background Check (Page 13)
    • Read & review entire page
    • Top of page 1 print name, social security #, past employer info, signature & date
    • A separate Background Check Form must be completed for each company that you worked for in the last 3 years
  • PSP Authorization (Page 14)
    • Read & review entire page
    • Bottom of page 1 date, signature & print name

Allow time for processing background checks – approximately 1 week to 10 days. If you have passed underwriting and are selected by HaulBikes for employment, we will contact you to set up a start date for training. After you have been hired, you will have 1 week of paid training. Before training, owner operators will complete an exclusive contract agreeement.

Thank you for applying to our team! We look forward to meeting you.

We welcome you to print and share our info on this job opportunity:

Print our Drivers Wanted brochure in Adobe PDF format.

If you do not have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer, you can download the program by clicking here.

For more information, call:


or email driverswanted@haulbikes.com

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