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Three Reasons to Become a Professional Truck Driver

Three Reasons to Become a Professional Truck Driver

One of the many lessons that this pandemic has taught is that in a perfect world, you want to have a reliable career that you can depend on for work, income and benefits, even during the toughest times.

The truck driving industry has proven what we already knew: truck drivers truly are the backbone of the American economy, and it’s a wonderful time to consider joining the industry. Here’s three reasons why.

  • You get to see the country. Do you really want to be strapped to a desk or working from the basement in your home 9-5? It may sound good. But now imagine doing it…every.single.day. Doesn’t sound so great now, does it? By choosing a career as a truck driver, you’ll get to cruise the highways of America, and see sights you never otherwise would have seen. What a great experience that creates memories which will last a lifetime!
  • The truck driving industry provides great stability. With driver shortages and the importance of the industry, companies are clamoring for workers, and you’ll make good money, with good benefits and with room to grow and move up in your career. Put simply, you’ll be able to build a life.
  • It doesn’t take too long to become credentialed. Simply get your CDL and training and get ready to enter a great industry!

Regardless of whether you’re looking to find a good truck driving job or need quality truck drivers for your company, the experts at Platinum Drivers are here to help. Contact us with any questions you have.

Truck Driver Shortage Issues Continue, But Placement Agencies Can Help

Truck Driver Shortage Issues Continue, But Placement Agencies Can Help

If you’ve read this blog for a while, you’ll know that there’s a driver shortage issue taking place in the trucking industry. And it has been a pressing issue for some time now… Basically, demand is exceeding supply. More and more people want things delivered via truck, but there simply aren’t enough truckers to drive… Continue Reading