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Owner operators play a key role in Hyndman's success. Enjoy the benefits of partnering with a carrier that offers a strong international customer base, lane density to keep you moving, one of the industry’s largest and most modern skirted trailer pools that provides optimal fuel savings for you, weekly pay, a highly competitive fuel surcharge, an O/O tailored benefit program which starts on Day 1 and outstanding bonus opportunities.
Hyndman’s straight-forward owner operator rate package includes those more costly expenses such as fleet insurance and plates. We do not promise high rates of pay only to take it away in costs charged back to you. At Hyndman, your business’ success is OUR success. Partner with us today!
For more information fill out the form to the right, check out our frequently asked questions, or call us at (855) 818-7982.
$1.04 / mile: Base rate on all dispatched miles, loaded or empty
$.285 / mile: Fuel surcharge (through 10/24/2017)
We Pay For:
- Fleet Insurance
- Plates, Licensing and Permits
- Authorized Tolls, Scales and Business Faxes
- Border Crossings
- Fuel Tax Administration
- Drug Testing
- EZ Pass / PrePass (deposit required)
You Pay For:
- Heavy Vehicle Use Tax
- Satellite Fee of $14 + HST weekly
- $1,500 Holdback (collected over 10 weeks)
- Accident Deductible – up to $5,000 per event
Bonus Pay Opportunities
Safety Bonus: $0.01 / mile as per program criteria
Driver Referral Bonus: $1,000 per qualified & hired driver or O/O. A great way to supplement your earnings – ask your recruiter for details!
$0.02 - 31,500 miles per quarter (10,500 miles / month average)
$0.03 - 33,000 miles per quarter (11,000 miles / month average)
$0.02 - 63,000 miles per quarter (21,000 miles / month average)
$0.03 - 66,000 miles per quarter (22,000 miles / month average)
Dock Detention Pay: $30 / hour after 2 hours of waiting (capped at $250), as per program criteria
Extra Stop Pay: Stop 1= $45, Stop 2 = $60, Stop 3 = $75 and Stop 4 = $90
Layovers: $75 after 24 hours
Dry van, mostly no touch, 70% drop & hook
Less than 1% HAZMAT
100% Lumper reimbursement
Health Benefits: We offer a comprehensive owner operator benefit program at exceptionally low rates through payroll deduction. Our plan includes life, ADD, critical illness, short- and long-term disability, extended health, dental, out-of-province medical, plus more. Benefits start on day 1 over the road – no waiting time!
Operations: Satellite communication; assigned Driver Managers; strategically placed terminals across North America to best support you over the road; consistent traffic lanes (less waiting); and very high trailer-to-tractor ratio.
Clean Inspection Reward: Submit a clean MTO or DOT inspection report and receive a bonus!
Electronic Logs: Our drivers love it and so will you! We train you well and offer full continued support after orientation. You do not need to know anything about computers to master e-Logs.
Rider Policy: Yes, you may take a passenger. Speak with your recruiter for details.
EZ Pass / PrePass: Available
Orientation: 2.5-day program – lunch supplied. Hotel discount available at the Ayr, ON terminal.
- Valid AZ (Class 1) Driver’s Licence
- Minimum of 6 months verifiable tractor-trailer experience within the last 36 months.
- Current Abstract & CVOR in good standing – no less than 30 days old.
- Current Criminal Record Search – we can assist you with this.
- Valid Medical
- FAST Card preferred or willing to apply for FAST.
- Ability to read, write and speak English in accordance to industry regulations.
- Positive and professional demeanour.
- Tractor must pass our shop’s inspection.