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Call Joan in driver recruiting @ 855.525.2855 or 920.391.1416  Apply with Stellar Express today!

Current Opening: Full-time Class A Driver
Stellar Express is a 15 truck fleet that runs a dedicated local and regional operation with occasional long haul opportunities for its professional drivers.

Transition Pay

The “Transition Pay” program provides a guaranteed minimum pay of $1,000 a week for 6 weeks beginning your second week of employment.  This program was developed to provide “income stability” for our new drivers as they transition into their new position at Stellar Express.  Contact Stellar Express’ recruiter for additional details.

Drivers for Stellar Express can expect:

  • An average income of between $53,000.00 to $58,000.00 / yr
    • Top drivers earned over $64,000.00
  • Out and back freight
  • Home most nights
  • Dedicated customers
  • $1000.00 Guaranteed Minimum Transition Pay
  • Off 2 weekends a month
  • Limited number of overnight trips
  • Assigned equipment
  • Paid orientation and tank training
  • Full benefits package (medical, dental, vision, 401k)

General Driver Qualifications:

  • Class A CDL with over 12 months tractor trailer experience preferred
  • Tanker endorsement (not needed to apply)
  • The ability to pass DOT physical and drug screen

Apply today and qualified candidates will be contacted within one day!

Stellar Express

1117 Ewing Rd,

Owensboro, KY, 42301


About Us

Stellar Express is a family-owned kosher liquid food grade carrier, serving customers across the United States and Canada.  The company hauls a wide range of liquid edibles, specializing in liquid chocolate and oil.  No hazardous materials are hauled.

Stellar Express is a technology leader in the bulk tank food industry and is proactively developing transport advancements that will save its customers’ time, product, and money.

Under third-generation family leadership, Stellar Express is proud of its long-term client relationships and its experienced team.  Stellar Express works with many Fortune 500 companies and has earned its excellent reputation for service and quality.

In the liquid food hauling industry, Stellar Express is a leader and a proven transport partner.

Stellar Express has more than 80-years experience in the food hauling industry. Family-owned and operated, the management of Stellar Express has always placed a high priority on customer service. To Stellar, customer service means on-time delivery, quality product care, and responsiveness to customer needs.

Large Network
Stellar Express operates throughout North America, hauling for customers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Drivers are dispatched from full-service terminals in the Northeast and Midwest. Stellar Express is part of a large hauling network which includes five dedicated hauling lines. The Stellar Express division offers both dedicated and non-dedicated hauling to both long-term and single-haul customers.
Experienced Staff
The company places a strong emphasis on driver retention, offering dedicated, regional and long haul runs.  Driver-friendly schedules return operators home regularly and help Stellar Express build staff consistency and experience.
Quality Equipment
Tanks are equipped with instantaneous temperature monitoring to ensure food product safety. Tractors and trailers are reliable, well-maintained late-model units that will deliver your product on-time and convey a clean, professional image on your company site.
On-Site Maintenance
Stellar Express has on-site maintenance and truck wash facilities at its full service terminal in the Midwest.

Hauling Innovation
Drivers are dispatched from the Stellar Express home terminal. A satellite communication system connects drivers to the dispatch center, terminals, and to customer service. This system means Stellar Express can provide faster response to customer requests, flexible routing schedules, and 24/7 load tracking.

Stellar Express is an industry pioneer and has a reputation as the go-to hauler for companies with special logistical needs such as temperature, cleanliness, or security. Stellar Express partners with its client to find innovative solutions to distinct hauling challenges.


Our History

In 1926, Joe Pomprowitz started a small trucking business in the rural farming community of Sobieski, Wisconsin.  The eldest of seven children, Joe knew the family’s general store was not enough to support his widowed mother and younger siblings.

So with $200 from his mother and a loan from the bank, Joe Pomprowitz bought a used truck and began hauling.  Soon, with encouragement from Helen Vanderlinden, his close friend and future bride, Joe purchased a second truck and began expansion.

Named LCL Transit for its “less than a car load” beginnings, the company grew quickly.  By 1935, LCL had 10 trucks and 15 employees and was hauling for nearly every cheese processing plant in the upper Midwest.
Joe and Helen Pomprowitz managed the company together for more than 30 years, eventually joined by their daughter Joan.  In 1966, leadership officially passed to the second generation when Joan’s husband Bob Schaupp was elected chairman of the board.

Under the Schaupps’ direction, Stellar Express became one of five major operating companies under P&S Investment Company, Inc.: LCL Bulk Transport, HFCS Transport, Stellar Express, Morristown Express, and St. Joe Express.  The companies specialize exclusively in liquid edible food products, and together they make P&S Investment Company the largest chocolate hauler in the nation.

Today, Stellar Express is led by Hans Schaupp, a third generation of the Pomprowitz family.  Family-ownership means a great deal at Stellar Express where customer relationships are valued and honored with personal commitment and attention—just like their grandparents did.

Mission Statement

We will provide innovative, high quality and high value logistics solutions which improves our customers’ ability to compete. In carrying out our day-to-day business, we strive to:

  1. Remember our customers are the reason we are in business and our first responsibility is to serve our customers who utilize our services.
  2. Treat our employees with respect and provide a sense of belonging to a “family.”
  3. Provide a required return on invested capital.
  4. Be the carrier of choice.
Core Principles


  1. Safety of all our employees, equipment and product is our number one priority.
  2. Treat the customers (internal and external) with importance and respect.
  3. Always on time within Hours of Service Regulations
  4. Strive to be proactive, always communicating, under promising and over delivering.
  5. Open communication based on honesty, respect, integrity and personal attention with our internal and external customers.
Industries Served

Stellar Express is a food grade Kosher-certified bulk tank hauler of liquid food grade products. The company specializes in soybean oil, and is a subsidiary of P&S Investment Co., Inc.

Stellar Express serves the following industries:

  • Soybean and vegetable oil
  • Biodiesel
  • Glycerin