Profession

Heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers


Description

Heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers transport goods from one location to another. Most tractor-trailer drivers drives long and heavy trucks used in transporting very bulky items like logs of wood, cars, bags of cement, bags of rice etc. These drivers deliver goods over intercity routes, sometimes spanning several states.

Job Prospect

High

Work Environment

Requires travelling on the road for days and may become stressful/boring owing to driving for many hours. But for people who enjoy driving and travelling, this could be very interesting profession for them

General and Personal Skills Required

Average Salary

Cost of Training

Recommended Level of Education

vocational

Professional Skills / Tools Required

Associated Disciplines