Independent Contractor - WEL Companies


Independent Contractor


Be your own boss.

Our Lease Program provides the support and resources that enable you to  manage your business with the flexibility you need. Our fleet consists of late model Kenworth and Peterbilt tractors. As an Independent Contractor you’ll reap the benefits of owning your own business while partnering with a company that is behind you 100%. Your success is our goal!

Great things are in your future!

Owner Operator Truck Driver

Owner Operator

We love your entrepreneurial spirit. And, we’ve built a reputation for developing mutually respectful and beneficial business relationships. Independent contractor drivers elevate revenues and have more control and independence.

Independent contractor benefits:

  • 70% invoiced linehaul
  • Detention/layover pay
  • Reimbursement for approved lumper fees
  • BestPass Toll transponders available

*The tractor is subject to approval under company and DOT regulations.

Lease Purchase Truck Driver

Lease Purchase Program

Take the next step to profitability and independence. Through our Lease Program, you get the benefits and flexibility of owning your own truck, and you still receive incredible WEL Companies support and resources. We’ll help you leverage the inherent risk involved with reduced deadhead miles, negotiated discounts, and provided trailers.

Lease Purchase program benefits:

  • Cash settlement on all dispatched miles at end of lease
  • Loyalty rewards program
  • Platinum maintenance plan
  • No hidden fees
  • Plates and permits included
  • Invoiced linehaul
  • Detention/layover pay
  • Reimbursement for approved lumper fees
  • BestPass Toll transponders available
  • Title transferred upon completion lease

Lease Terms

  • No Down Payment
  • No Credit Check
  • Weekly Payments


  • No Touch Freight
  • National Fuel Discount
  • Available Deadhead and Bobtail Insurance
  • Available Occ/Acc Insurance
  • Available Physical Damage Insurance
  • Discounted Toll Transponder
  • Maintenance On-Site at Major Terminals
  • Peoplenet In-Cab Communication
  • 24/7 Breakdown/Road Side Assist
  • Optional Group Benefits through UTBA (Universal Trucking Benefits Association) with Settlement Deduct
  • Discounted On-Site Wellness Clinic (Corporate Office)
  • Discounted Hotel Rates
  • Rider Program (bring your friends, family, or even your dog along!)
  • 24/7 Driver Amenities at Company Terminals
    • Washer/Dryer
    • Showers
    • Personal Transportation at Corporate Office


  • First Dispatch Bonus
  • 70% Gross Revenue
  • 86% Gross Fuel Surcharge
  • 100% Company Paid Reefer Fuel
  • Weekly Settlements
  • Direct Deposit
  • Comdata Card
  • Driver Referral Bonus
  • Accessorials