Drivers - Owner Operator

Owner Operators

Owner Operators

We don’t work with just any owner operator. Our complex high-value hauls require a lot of technique, years of experience and professionalism. In other words, Miller Transfer owner operators are the best of the best. And it shows.

Stable Employer

Stable Employer

Miller Transfer is a financially stable company. We’ve remained strong and continued to grow during tough and prosperous economic times.
Personal Attention

Personal Attention

Miller Transfer promotes a "small company" atmosphere. Thus, our open-door policy provides the personal attention and two-way communication needed to respond to your specific suggestions or requirements.


Minimum qualifications include: 22 Years of Age, Valid Class A CDL & Medical Card, 2 Years of applicable driving experience within the last 5 years

Qualifications Details

  • 22 Years of Age
  • Valid Class A CDL & Medical Card
  • 2 Years of applicable driving experience within the last 5 years
  • Machinery Hauling Experience / Cargo Securement Experience
  • Good driving record in regards to accidents & traffic violations
  • Criminal convictions are evaluated individually based on the nature/gravity of the offense(s); the time elapsed since conviction and /or completion of the sentence(s) and the nature of the job.
  • Acceptable references from former motor carriers
  • Meet DOT and/or hiring requirements
  • IRP Plate (owners name on registration)
  • Occupational Accident Insurance
  • $1,000,000 Non-Trucking Liability
  • Pass pre-contract road driving test

Required Equipment for Owner Operators (IC’s)

  • Air ride tractor & ELD Compliant
  • Two 24’ x 24’ Tarps
  • One 30’ x 30’ Tarp
  • Ten G-70 Chains, 3/8” – 20’ long (WLL Stamped and in good condition)
  • Straps (10 4” and 10 2”)
  • Snap and/or ratchet binders

Miller Insurance Programs Available for Purchase

  • $1,000,000 Non-Trucking Liability
  • Physical Damage
  • Occupational Accident
  • Medical Insurance Options

Suggested Items for Owner Operators (IC’s)

  • Passport
  • HAZMAT Endorsement
  • TWIC
  • Over dimensional hauling (amber light, oversize signs and flags)
  • Headache Rack
  • Smart Phone
  • Email



Miller has won multiple award for having an exceptional safety record with well established safety procedures. Our Satisfactory Rating is the highest rating issued by the Department of Transportation.


On average, Miller Transfer owner operators consistently earn more money while driving fewer miles. This results in less wear on your truck and fewer expenses.

Benefits Details

  • Load pay-out based upon percentage of gross line-haul dollars (74% driver-owned trailer, 64% Miller-owned trailer)
  • No “forced” dispatched
  • Direct deposit
  • Company trailers available
  • Settlements paid weekly
  • Scheduled “home time”
  • Fuel and road taxes filed by company
  • Advances on EFS debit card available
  • Self-directed retirement plan
  • Extensive safety award program
  • Passenger Authorization program
  • Bobtail and physical damage insurance available
  • Paid tolls for permitted loads
  • Free equipment inspections at main office
  • Credential reimbursement award
  • In-house permit/escort department (ordered and paid for by the company)
Selective Schedules

Selective Schedules

All Miller Transfer owner operators can be selective in their schedule of home time. We are not a "forced board" dispatch carrier.

Questions? Call Us Day Or Night

Interested in driving for Miller Transfer? Want to know how to get started with the application process? We are here day or night to answer your questions and get you headed in the right direction. Give us a call or email us today and we'll get right back to you.

Driver Recognition

While Miller Transfer drivers deserve rave reviews for their high level of expertise, customer service and safety, the best recognition comes from our customers. Satisfied customers who return to Miller Transfer again and again – and even request individual drivers by name.

Million Mile Club

The Million Mile Club is reserved for drivers who have reached and or exceeded the pinnacle of driver safety by driving 1 million miles without a Department of Transportation preventable accident. Miller Transfer has a number of drivers who are currently in the Million Mile Club with more drivers being added each year.

Drive for Miller

Our drivers are valued, respected and rewarded for being a vital part of our success. Apply now to drive your career in the right direction at Miller Transfer.

Other Careers at Miller

With bonus incentives, comprehensive benefits coverage, and a company matched 401k it's easy to see why more people are applying at Miller Transfer.