My name is Mike I am 21, based out of Illinois and am new to the forum. I am new to trucking and currently planning on getting a class A license next month. I look forward to getting my trucking questions answered and meeting some new people.
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How many hours is the school?
Make sure you get all the endorsements before graduation.
Get TWIC also.
TWIC® | Transportation Security Administration
Apply Complete the online application or you can complete the entire process in person at an application center.
TWIC™ - Chicago Fingerprinting Enrollment Center
HAZMAT Endorsement - Chicago Fingerprinting Enrollment Centertwic-chicago-fingerprinting-enrollment-center
TSA – TWIC™ Chicago Fingerprinting Enrollment Center. What is TWIC? The Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) is a common identification credential for all personnel requiring unescorted access to secure areas of the nation’s maritime transportation system -regulated facilities and vessels, and all mariners holding Coast Guard-issued credentials.
Here's a decent refrigerated company that also has a Chicago terminal.
Frozen Food Express - FFE
FFE is a leader in temperature controlled service with true LTL nationwide service.
- 16100 103rd Street Lemont, IL 60439
Here's another one with 3 Illinois terminals and one is in Chicago. DOT will reimburse cdl school tuition back to you.
Submit the short application on the website and a recruiter will contact you for an interview.
Don't wait until you graduate; do it while still in school.
Locations - Drive For Dot | Dot Transportation, Inc.
Across the U.S., Dot Transportation, Inc. (DTI) drivers work out of Dot Foods’ DCs as well as several terminals. To ensure our drivers receive maximum home time, we encourage you to live within a 100-mile radius of our distribution centers or terminals.
B. Carlson Truck - Galesburg IL
No forced New York City.
B. Carlson is a flatbed trucking company based out of Galesburg, IL that is actively looking to recruit new drivers and customers. Flatbed trucking company hiring CDL drivers.
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