Trucking Jobs for 18-year-olds
Dec02

Trucking Jobs for 18-year-olds

You become an adult at 18, so why is it so hard to find a trucking job before you turn 21? Part of it is regulatory — federal law sets the age to drive a commercial vehicle in interstate commerce at 21. Part of it is insurance — insurance rates are generally much higher for trucking companies employing drivers under 21. But don’t lose hope. There are many trucking jobs for 18-year-olds — most are intrastate instead of interstate. Some...

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CDL Requirements: What Disqualifies You from Getting a CDL?
Oct15

CDL Requirements: What Disqualifies You from Getting a CDL?

3 / 5 ( 11 votes ) If you’re considering becoming a truck driver, it’s important to be aware of what disqualifies you from getting a CDL. You must meet a variety of CDL requirements in order to receive the license. Find out if you’re qualified to receive your CDL and learn what it takes to prepare for the exam and avoid license suspension! Obtaining Your CDL In order to obtain your CDL you need to attend truck driving school for...

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Becoming an Owner-Operator | OOIDA’s Norita Taylor Interview
Aug12

Becoming an Owner-Operator | OOIDA’s Norita Taylor Interview

Here at AllTruckJobs, we pride ourselves in hosting jobs for every type of trucker we can. Although it’s easy to focus on the larger trucking companies, small businesses need some love too! Owner-operators uniquely position themselves in the industry to remain as independent and profitable as they can. These drivers often operate under their own authority or lease on to a carrier. Today there are approximately 350,000...

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The Story of Sikh Truckers and Diversity on America’s Highway
Feb20

The Story of Sikh Truckers and Diversity on America’s Highway

5 / 5 ( 2 votes ) For a long time, and maybe in some cases still, Americans painted a perfect, stereotypical picture of what a truck driver looks like. Male. White. Patriotic. However, everyone can agree that is no longer the majority demographic of the trucking industry in America. Now, more than ever, we’re seeing diversity in trucking. Younger generations and different demographics of people are embracing this career more than ever...

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How to Make Easy Money with Company Sponsored CDL Training
Oct28

How to Make Easy Money with Company Sponsored CDL Training

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) Many people who are interested in getting their CDL are intimidated by the cost of CDL training programs. There are several CDL training programs in the U.S. with different levels of financial assistance. However, many programs (including some of the top programs) are still expensive. Luckily, there is a cheaper way to obtain your CDL. Look for trucking companies that train. These training programs are designed to...

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The Factors of Pay: How Much Do Truck Drivers Make?
Oct17

The Factors of Pay: How Much Do Truck Drivers Make?

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) Making money plays a big role in selecting a job. That’s a given. But for truck drivers, the amount of money that they make can be affected by several different factors. These factors can range from the region that the driver lives in, to the type of freight they are driving, to their years of experience. So, how much do truck drivers make? That’s the question that we’ll discuss below! The Average Salaries of the...

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