Barr-Nunn Transportation

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Company Profile

  • Description: Dry Van delivering general commodities
  • Headquarters: Granger, IA
  • Number of Terminals: 4
  • Number of Trucks: 500
  • Number of Owner Operators: 100
  • Type of Freight Hauled: General commodities
  • Operating Area: Midwest, Southeast, Northeast
  • Equipment Type: Freightliner Columbia & International ProStars

Hiring Area

  • Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin


  • Minimum Age: 23
  • Type of Experience: 12 months verifiable OTR experience
  • Endorsements:

Company Driver Compensation

  • Starting Pay - No Experience:
  • Pay - 1 Year Experience: .40-.52
  • Pay - 2 Years Experience: .40-.52
  • Pay - 3 Years Experience: .40-.52
  • Pay - 4 Years Experience: .40-.52
  • Pay - 5 Years Experience: .40-.52
  • Pay - 10 Years Experience: .41-.52 for 7+ yrs OTR exp.

Owner Operator Compensation

  • Owner Operator Pay: .96 OTR on complete loads with HazMat Endorsement

Other Compensation

  • Pay Cycle/Periods: weekly
  • Direct Deposit: Yes
  • Layover Pay: Yes
  • Breakdown Pay: Yes
  • Loading/Unloading Pay: Yes
  • Tarp Pay: N/A
  • N.Y.C. Pay: N/A
  • Stop Off Pay: Yes
  • Paid Lumpers: Yes
  • Per Diem:


  • Medical Plan: Yes
  • Waiting Period for Medical Benefits: 90 days
  • Dental Plan: Yes
  • Vision Plan: Yes
  • Retirement Plan: Yes
  • Profit Sharing: No
  • Bobtail Insurance (owner operators): Yes
  • Worker's Comp. Insurance (owner operators): Yes
  • Physical Damage Insurance (owner operators): Yes


  • Sign On: Yes
  • Safety: Yes
  • Performance: Yes
  • Fuel: Yes
  • Longevity: No
  • Recruiting: Yes

Additional Information

  • Slip Seating: No
  • 24x7 Dispatch: Yes
  • Rider Program: 10+ yrs old, No Waiting $19/month
  • Pet Policy: No
  • Paid Orientation: No
  • Orientation # of Days: 2
  • Free Training: N/A
  • Lease Purchase Available: Yes
  • Home Time: Every weekend or Every other weekend
  • Unloading Required: Yes
  • If yes, specify:: 99.7% No Touch
  • Take Truck Home: Yes

Additional Comments

Sign on Bonus -- 11/11-11/22/13

Solo Company Drivers = $1250 or $2250

Solo Owner/Operators = $1500

Sign on Bonus -- 11/11-11/22/13

Team Company Drivers = $5500 (split)

Owner/Operators Team = $5500 Sign On Bonus



Barr-Nunn pays a minimum rate of $0.40- $0.43/mi on Practical Miles (5% more then household movers guide miles) for all OTR drivers with 1-6 years experience. On top of this pay the following "Band Pay" rates apply based on the length of haul of the load you run:

-0 - 50 miles = $0.88/mi + $15

-51-100 miles = $0.88/mi

-101-200 miles = $0.50/mi

-201-300 miles = $0.46/mi

-301-400 miles = $0.44/mi

-401-550 miles = $0.42/mi

-551 + & empty = $0.40/mi

Those drivers with 7 years or more experience earn $0.41/mi as a base. (starting pay is $0.44/mi for those OTR drivers living in the Northeast)


TEAM DRIVERS ARE ASSIGNED A 2013 or 2014 FREIGHTLINER CASCADIA with a 1500 watt inverter

All Company drivers have $0.02/mi on all paid miles contributed to their 401K starting Day 1.

Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance:

-$37/week = Single

-$73/week = Employee plus Dependent

-$84/week = Employee plus Spouse

-$97/week = Family

Other Benefits

-$300 CSA Bonus every 90 days and Paid Time Off

-NEW Hazmat Premium Pay of $0.03/mi on all Hazmat Loads (Teams earn $0.04/mi)

-Detention Paid after 90 minutes in all cases

-Fuel MPG Incentive Program for solo Company Drivers

-Pay Raises of ½ cent per mile earned every 40,000 Safe miles

-Equipment = 87% 2011-2014 International ProStar and Freightliner Cascadias

-70% Pre-planning so you can plan your dayPrePass Plus Transponder

-EZ Pass, I-Pass, Ohio toll card providedTerminal Locations: Granger, IA/

Charlotte NC/Manchester, PA/Columbus OH

Barr-Nunn Transportation

Additional Requirements

-No more than 3 Moving Violations in the last 4 years

-No more than 2 Moving Violations in the last 12 months

-No DOT preventable accidents in past 3 years

Barr-Nunn offers the following Home Time Options for Company Drivers and Owner Operators

-Midwest Regional - Home every weekend

-Virginia Regional - Home weekly!

-Ohio Regional- Home every weekend

-Northeast Regional - Home every weekend

-Southeast Regional - Home weekly

-Southeast Hometime - Home 3 out of 4 weekends OTR - Home every other weekend

-OTR - Home every other weekend

TEAMS- Home most weekends or stay out 2013 or 2014 Trucks Available Now!

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