Truck Driver (Male, Age 50) in chickamauga, GA
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At a Glance
Basic data on your current job
|Job Title||Truck Driver|
|Other Compensation||None Set|
|Company Size||(not answered)|
|Years Experience||5 years|
Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)
|Years in Career||0|
|Income Rating||0 / 10|
|Interest Rating||0 / 10|
|Work-Life Rating||0 / 10|
|Fulfilment Rating||0 / 10|
Table of Contents
Current job Q&A
Describe the type of organization you work for.
usxpress enterprises trucking/logistics
Describe your job role and responsibilities.
drive a truck
Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
medical, dental, vision
Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
do not work with others, i like this about my job
Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
on the road in a truck
Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 7
The Actual Work: 2
A day in the life of…
Please describe a typical workday for you in your current job:
|5am to 6am|
|6am to 7am|
|7am to 8am||none|
|8am to 9am||none|
|9am to 10am||get ready for work|
|10am to 11am||leave the house|
|11am to 12pm||arrive at work, get in truck and drive|
|12pm to 1pm||arrive at first stop drop load and pickup load|
|1pm to 2pm||drive|
|2pm to 3pm||drive|
|3pm to 4pm||arrive at next stop unload pickup trailer and head back to origin|
|4pm to 5pm||drive|
|5pm to 6pm||drive|
|6pm to 7pm||drive|
|7pm to 8pm||drive|
|8pm to 9pm||drive|
|9pm to 10pm||arrive home|
|10pm to 11pm||n/a|
|11pm to 12am||n/a|
How you got your job
How did you get your current job?
hired on in person
What was the application process?
resume, paper application
Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
group interview, physical, and a weeks oreintation at location
If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes, a lot of experience
Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
yes, i went to driving school
Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?
If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
go to a college offering a truck driving school and get as much experience as possible before hiring on at a large company
What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
organization, responsible, reliable,
Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
yes, adequate training is a must
What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
look for extra training from a professional other than what is offered in school
Long-term career plans
Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
wasnt supposed to be but it is now
What are your current career goals?
Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?
Prior work history
Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:
|Prior Job 1||owner/operator||4 yrs||154000||owner/operator of truck|
|Prior Job 2|
Please list your educational background:
High School GPA:3.8
|Graduate or Professional|
(Masters or Doctorate)
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