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Owner operator jobs at HMD


HMD Trucking is a leading freight transportation company headquartered in Illinois and operating in all of the contiguous United States. With hundreds of clients relying on our shipping expertise, we are always on the lookout for new commercial driving talent ready to join our team while successfully fulfilling their own financial and professional goals

Own your career

Here is what an owner operator with a semi truck and a CDL Class A license can expect from working for HMD Trucking:


No shortage of lucrative shipments (within the state of Illinois and OTR).


Industry-leading compensation. Regional $1.70 CPM + FSC and OTR 75% of load total.


A very healthy work/life balance with ample home time.

If you’ve been looking for a way to put your experience and your truck to the best use possible, please feel free to explore the owner operator trucking jobs offered by HMD.

What’s so special about our owner operator trucking jobs?


Our owner operator truck drivers’ jobs are tailored for any commercial driver with a semi truck (optionally with a tractor trailer) who is looking to gain experience, learn new competencies, and make a good living — all while not having to deal with the rest of the hassle.  

The more equipment owned, the more benefits

If you own a truck, that’s great. And if there’s a dry van that comes with it, you are in an even better position to pick up an order right off the bat and get paid more.

Drive solo or team up for longer over the road loads

Drive your truck alone or get a skilled sidekick to pull longer loads and get paid more per shipment. Become more efficient as a team driver.

Industry-leading pay with extras

Get paid more than an average driver in the industry by driving a truck that you own. Never run out of lucrative options and keep the wheels turning.

HMD Trucking’s business geography

Please refer to the map below for a better understanding of where our owner operator jobs are available and in which states HMD Trucking is represented in general.

Owner operator jobs at HMD in numbers

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Freight invoice factoring from HMD

Our freight invoice factoring services cater specifically to the needs of owner operators and small transportation businesses struggling with cash flow consistency while awaiting payments for completed deliveries. This convenient financial solution enables small, independent carriers to receive payment within a matter of days, rather than enduring weeks or even months of waiting. By providing prompt payment, our service empowers these carriers to enhance their revenues and expedite the much needed business growth.

Are you an owner operator who can relate to these financial challenges? Talk to us today to learn more!


Benefit from our freight brokerage services

Apart from constantly hiring for owner operator semi truck jobs, we also take pride in being a highly effective provider of freight brokerage services that are used by a wide range of shippers, from owner operators and small trucking companies to market leaders using our platform to run large-scale operations. 

Curious to learn more about our partnership program and possibly joining it? Reach out to us today and we’ll guide you through the details.


About HMD Trucking

HMD Trucking has been on the road since '98 and has become one of the most respected and fastest-growing transportation companies in Illinois and the whole US. If you are curious about what sets us apart, we have a few things to brag about. We've got an impressive fleet of over 500 modern trucks and even more trailers, ready to haul any load you can possibly think of. Plus, our partner network is equally sizable, giving us the competitive edge to provide a wide range of transportation services, including freight invoice factoring and freight brokerage, among others.

We always have lucrative job openings for qualified drivers, no matter your experience level or what you prefer — local solo gigs or rolling across borders as part of an OTR team. At HMD, we believe in giving you the freedom to choose.

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If you have a Class A CDL, we've got some exciting news for you. Our company is on the lookout for top-notch drivers like yourself to fill various awesome openings. And trust us, we've got your back with competitive pay, fantastic benefits, and plenty of room for growth.

At our core, we believe in creating a thriving work environment that brings out the best in our drivers. We're all about skill and dedication, and we want you to be a part of our incredible team.

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity! Visit our careers page right now to explore the current driver vacancies and hit that "Apply" button to get your journey with us started!



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