Local Student Truck Driver Jobs
A local student truck driver job is an entry-level position where you will learn the skills and experience needed to become a truck driver, while also earning a paycheck. A local student driver has the opportunity to gain the experience needed to secure a job, and the trucking company is able to help a new driver meet and pass all DOT standards.
On average, a Student Class A CDL program lasts about seven weeks. Student CDL-A truck driver programs tend to last longer than Class B programs, since a Class A license permits you to drive a greater variety of trucks and haul more advanced loads.
To become a Student Truck Driver you will need to:
- Obtain a CDL
- Attend Truck Driving School
- Have Clean Driving Record & Good Work History
- Be at Least 21 Years of Age
- Pass both Drug & Alcohol Test
- Undergo a Physical Fitness Test
The average pay for a Local Student Truck Driver in 2020 is $55,000+ a year.