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Elwood Cartage is seeking owner-operators for regional/local intermodal freight services operating in IA, IL, IN, MI, OH and WI. In addition, Elwood Cartage is seeking drivers for fleet owners!

Elwood Cartage, Inc. takes great pride in treating its owner-operators with the respect they deserve. Elwood Cartage believes it has one of the best pay programs in the industry.

Owner-operators are rewarded for their hard work and commitment to safety. Elwood Cartage is 100% committed to FMCSA compliance.


Elwood Cartage, Inc. Offers
  • 75% of 100% linehaul for owner operators
  • Weekly Settlements
  • 100% Fuel Surcharge
  • 100% Stop Pay
  • 50/50 Toll Reimbursement with IPASS receipt
  • No forced dispatch
  • Regional/Local Intermodal Freight
  • Cargo and liability insurance
  • Excess Road and Fuel Tax Paid
  • Referral Bonus / Sign On Bonus
  • Bonus for clean Level I, II and III DOT Inspection
  • Owner Operator Requirements:
  • Minimum age 25 years
  • Current DOT Physical
  • 1 Year Verifiable Intermodal Experience
  • Valid Class A CDL
  • Safe Driving Record
  • Elwood Cartage Equipment Requirements:
  • Clean, well-maintained and dependable late model equipment
  • questions? call recruiting at 815-255-2219