Truck Driver

Truck drivers are the backbone of our supply chain and over 65% of Iowa's communities depend exclusively on trucks to move their goods. Truck drivers are essential to our well-being.

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  • Over the Road driver

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Truck Drivers transport goods from one location to another and can often drive long distances, either in state or cross-country. Truck Drivers must possess a commercial driver’s license and are trained in safe driving best practices. They often assist with loading and unloading their vehicle when they arrive and their destination. Truck Drivers are responsible for ensuring that their goods arrive safely and on schedule.


Salary range

$43,000 - $75,000

What does it take to be a Truck Driver

Education Requirements

  • High School diploma or GED


  • Truck driver school


  • Class A CDL license
  • 1 year of recent Over the Road Experience
  • Excellent driving history
  • Open and willing to getting driver endorsements (Hazmat/Tanker)
  • Professional demeanor
  • Ability to work as a team