As many as 15% of drivers (many with extensive experience) can be disqualified when applying for a trucking job. Equip yourself before the hiring process by speaking directly to recruiters. Be forthcoming about any issues that may hinder yourself and stay organized to ensure your success.
It will be to your advantage to take notes if you’re speaking to several recruiters and have a current CDL, a copy of your driving record or MVR, proof of your work history & eligibility to work in the United States at hand. Be prepared to submit to a drug test and have names and contact information for all of your former employers. Please take the time to read the full article here.