Independent Contractor - WEL Companies


Independent Contractor at WEL Companies

Be your own boss.

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!

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.


  • 70% invoiced linehaul
  • Detention/layover pay
  • Reimbursement for approved lumper fees
  • BestPass Toll transponders available
  • Subject to WEL Companies Fuel Solutions and Industry Leading Fuel Discounts
  • 100% Family Owned and Operated for nearly 50 Years
  • Subject to a vast network of reliable customer freight
  • Cash settlements on delivered loads —> Invoiced Linehaul
  • Cash advances available weekly

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

Owner Operator Truck Driver


  • No Touch Freight
  • Subject to WEL Companies Fuel Solutions and Industry Leading Fuel Discounts
  • Available Deadhead and Bobtail Insurance
  • Available Occ/Acc Insurance
  • Available Physical Damage Insurance
  • Geotab In-Cab Communication Available
  • 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

Independent Contractor Settlement

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