Owner-Operators – APPLY

We’re Looking for Qualified Owner-Operators

Reliable Transportation Specialists is looking for experienced owner-operators (2+ years) with clean driving records who are ready and searching for consistent work opportunities. If you’re an owner-operator looking for a future, you’ll find it with us!

What Can Owner-Operators Expect From Reliable?

New placards for owner-operators

Owner-operator signing on with Reliable gets ready to affix new door signs

When you contract with Reliable Transportation, you receive the following benefits—and more!

  • High Pay
  • Paid Fuel Surcharge
  • Fuel Cards
  • Fuel Discounts
  • Home Nightly
  • No Touch Freight
  • No Forced Dispatch
  • Drop and Hook
  • Plate Program
  • Weekly Settlement
  • Direct Deposit
  • Weekend Work Available

We keep your convenience and needs in mind. Our owner-operators still enjoy the freedom and independence that comes with being an independent contractor, without many of the extra stresses and worries. Because we don’t have forced dispatch, you can accept the jobs and runs that work for you; if you have a family, you’ll make it home to them every night, so you won’t miss important events because you won’t be away for weeks at a time.

Learn More

If you’re interested in learning more about the benefits of contracting with Reliable Transportation, you can call us at 800-909-9575, or visit any of our location pages to contact the office nearest you. Additionally, please feel free to fill out an online application using the form and directions below.

Apply Today to Be an Owner-Operator; Fill out the Online Application!

In order to submit an online application to work with Reliable Transportation as an owner-operator, please fill out the form on the left. Once you have completed the form, click the “Submit” button which will take you to the online application.

If you were given a physical or PDF version of the application please follow directions on how to send it in using one of the methods listed below:


  1. Fax: 219-921-1592
  1. Email: safety@reliabletrans.com
  1. Mail: Reliable Transportation Specialists, Inc.

    139 Venturi Drive
    Chesterton, IN 46304