Independent Contractors and Fleet Drivers

Website Independent Contractors and Fleet Drivers

We have several lane options:

  • Chicago Local
  • Detroit Local
  • Michigan Truck Load
  • Regional/Intermodal: Michigan to Illinois
  • Long Haul: Michigan to Tennessee, Kentucky, Indiana, Missouri

Our dispatch office is in Plymouth Michigan. We are a truckload carrier, established in 1989. We are seeking quality independent contractors and Fleet Drivers. We have had a long-term association with our customer base with reliable freight and steady rates.

You may visit our web site at for additional information regarding benefits, and company history.

Qualified candidates will meet the following criteria:

  • Live in the Detroit or Chicago Areas or somewhere on our main lanes.
  • Be at least 25 years old
  • Have 2 years of verifiable Like experience within the last 5 years.
  • Own your truck that is ELD capable (year of truck depends on route)
  • Intermodal experience preferred but not necessary
  • Good background check including MVR, criminal, employment history, and DOT inspections

If you are interested and meet the above criteria, please fill out the online quick start application at

Please feel free to call us with any questions.

Rob Medeck,
Dakota Lines, Inc.

  • Driver Type: Company Driver, Owner Operator
  • Run Type: Local
  • Equipment/Freight: LTL (Less-than-truckload), Reefer
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