The Best Driving Careers are at J.S. Helwig & Son


If you would like to be treated as one of the best drivers in the business, join the team at J.S. Helwig & Son. We are committed to the safe and efficient operation of our company and that mission can only be accomplished by the hiring and retention of the most professional OTR truck drivers.

As a top refrigerated transport company in the United States, J.S. Helwig & Son has been selected as one of Tyson Foods' "Top Carriers" for multiple years, as well as Cargill's "Top Refrigerated Motor Carrier of the Year" for multiple years. We are also a top carrier for Pepsi, Nestle Water, and Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), just to name a few.

J.S. Helwig & Son offers a number of competitive benefits as part of our driving careers, including:

    • Above average pay with annual raises
    • Driver referral program
    • Major medical, dental and vision coverage
    • Paid vacation
    • Family-oriented environment
    • Trucks are 3 years old or newer, all with APUs
    • 100% no-touch freight
    • Pets are always welcome in terminal and trucks
    • Climate-controlled indoor/outdoor dog kennels

Please take a moment to view our Equipment and Terminal pages for more details on these two items.

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What can You Expect as a J.S. Helwig & Son Driver?

J.S. Helwig & Son believes it is the collective and the individual efforts of our drivers and employees that make us a superior refrigerated transport company. Our employees and OTR truck drivers are encouraged to come forward to present their views and ideas. James Helwig and the entire management team is always available to listen and respond.

A Message from James Helwig:

"At J.S. Helwig & Son, LLC we are committed to the safe and efficient operation of our company and that mission can only be accomplished by the hiring and retention of the most qualified and professional drivers available. In the transportation industry of today, the need for professional drivers has never been greater, and J.S. Helwig & Son, LLC will provide an environment that allows the true professional to succeed. Together we can provide service that is safe, reliable, competitive and highly responsive to our customer’s needs. In meeting those needs, the company can be successful, which in turn leads to success for the professional driver. I appreciate and look forward to your association with J.S. Helwig & Son, LLC and your contribution in our continuing safe operation."

Key Highlights of Our Driving Careers

When you begin one of J.S. Helwig & Son’s driving careers, you can expect:

Company Drivers:

    • 55CPM with raises up to 65CPM
    • 2800+ miles/week
    • Referral bonus offers
    • Pets are always welcome in terminal and truck
    • And much more!

Owner Operators:

    • $1.50 per mile plus fuel surcharge
    • No minimum days out required
    • Referral bonus offers
    • Pet friendly terminal with top-of-the-line amenities
    • And much more!

Are you ready to become a driver with J.S. Helwig & Son?
Submit your application and become one of the most respected drivers on the road.
We look forward to hearing from you