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Helpful Information About Truck Driving Careers
Check out this selection of articles below to learn more about career choices and how to prepare for in-demand job opportunities.
The Benefits - and Challenges - of Trucking
Life as an OTR truck driver can have its ups and downs. While there are benefits that make this the ideal career and lifestyle for some, there are also challenges that all who choose this job must face. Some of those challenges and benefits include: Living in Your Truck This can be seen as … Continue reading “On the Road: Life as an OTR Truck Driver”
A Steady Career in the Trucking Industry
If you are looking for a steady career and a solid paycheck with benefits, commercial driving is definitely worth a hard look and thoughtful consideration. A Class A CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) enables the CDL holder to operate vehicles up to a gross weight of 26,000 pounds that include a hind portion gross weight over … Continue reading “4 Reasons Why You Should Get a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)”
The Steps to Take in Getting Your CDL
Making a decision to obtain an Ohio CDL or commercial driver’s license is an important step in opening up a wide range of career opportunities and providing a stable source of very good income for you and your family. If you are 18 years or older and already have a non-CDL drivers license, the following steps should be … Continue reading “Obtaining Your Commercial Driver’s License in Ohio”
From Student to Teacher in 12 months!
Congratulations to Napier alum, John Marion, who stopped by the school with his driver trainee! John received a grant through Ohio Means Jobs Butler County to attend Napier. He graduated in May 2016 and joined the team at Covenant Transportation Group. A year later and he is making awesome money working as a driver trainer … Continue reading “Napier Alum Becomes Driver Trainer”
We Love Seeing Your Success!
Big shout out to 2014 Napier grad Tristan Zanders who just landed a killer job at Saia LTL Freight! Tristan was fortunate enough to receive a WIOA grant through Ohio Means Jobs Hamilton County to obtain his CDL and has been trucking ever since. Saia offers excellent pay, daily home time, fantastic benefits and a … Continue reading “2014 Grad Lands Job at Saia LTL Freight”
Congrats on landing a new job!
Big shout out to Dustin Price who passed his CDL test on June 14th and started driving on June 17th!!! Way to make it happen Dustin!! Dustin was fortunate enough to receive a grant through Ohio Means Jobs Hamilton County to attend Napier. His hard work and dedication enabled him to pass his test the … Continue reading “Napier Student Lands Job just 3 Days after Graduating”