Does anyone think truck driving is a good job?

Im looking for a job, and I like trucks. I like the sound, the smell of Diesel and the feeling of being in a big vehicle and I would live to pull the horn. Ive driven a standard before and I have mechanical and very good driving knowledge

Asked By: - 10/28/2011
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First you need to be 21 years of age to go interstate...over your home state lines. 18 years to 21 you may work intrastate, within your state. You will have to attend a truck driving school. Some companies pay tuition and/or reimburse you for tuition but you will have to sign a contract to stay with them for up to 18... More
Answered By: ladygodiva1953 - 10/29/2011
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if you like traveling around a lot then sure it is!
Answered By: Forrest Ferguson - 10/28/2011
If your single then yes. Your going to be gone a lot so bring plenty of music and such. If you have kids and a family it can be hard. Just be sure to find time to workout or your going to get fat from eating garbage when your on the road and sitting on your butt all day
Answered By: Mr. travis - 10/28/2011
If you like travell but unfortunately companies put huge demands on drivers and push them to hard to drive for hours with little time,to get from border to border, because of the co porate greed to make as much money as possible... More
Answered By: Sneela - 10/28/2011
good job, decent pay. but remember before you can drive one you have to have your commercial license. good luck!
Answered By: Brittany - 10/28/2011
It is a great job for a single person(married with absolute trust of both parties). Travel and get paid. See the country side(all be it at 65 mph, from the interstate). Good money most of the time. You must be good at managing your money, you must be able to work without supervision, follow federal law regulating... More
Answered By: Poppy - 10/28/2011
I recommend looking into Stevens Transport, based out of Dallas, TX... More
Answered By: Bennett - 10/31/2011
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