OTR Driver


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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Trade
  • Location: Wolf Lake

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Other
  • Closing date: Friday, 3 December 2021

About this role: OTR Driver

About this role: OTR Driver

Brunel has an exciting job opportunity for a long haul, multi-state OTR Truck Driver with a home base of Wolf Lake, IL, for our client who is a global leader in the commercial explosives industry.

As an OTR Team Driver, you transport products to mine sites and plant sites. Your weekly travel will include multi-state with occasional Canadian border crossing as well. As part of a dynamic team you will serve internal/external customers in a professional, safe and efficient manner consistent with our client’s mission, vision and values. You will home every weekend.



  • Must have a minimum of 5+ years of long-haul truck driving experience with a Class A CDL w/Tanker and Hazmat endorsements
  • Safety focused individuals
  • Clean driving record
  • Current valid passport or the ability to obtain
  • Positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and team player



  • $85,000 annual average earnings – with potential for more! Pay is based on hub miles plus hourly pay for fueling, pre-& post trip inspections and unloading time.
  • Home Time – home weekends with 2 days off
  • Private fleet with 90% retention – be part of the team, not just a truck number
  • Equipment – assigned automatic Freightliner Cascadia’s, replaced on 36-month cycle
  • Amenities – trucks are equipped with refrigerators, invertors, and company paid Sirius XM radio
  • Vacation & Time Off – two weeks paid vacation (accrues starting Day 1) + 11 paid holidays + an additional 24-40 PTO hours depending on when you start
  • Comprehensive Medical, life, and dental Insurance – full health benefits including employer HSA contributions + dental plan with orthodontic and implant options, wellness coaching available
  • 401K – up to 4% company match
  • Quarterly Safety Bonus Program
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus per driver
  • Referral bonus program

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Leading commercial explosives company

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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Madison Ringlein via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Madison Ringlein
Brunel USA - Houston

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