Levi Martinez, Diesel Tech Intern at Fremont Contract Carriers, receives $1,500 Diesel Technology Scholarship from the Nebraska Trucking Foundation. He applied for the Nebraska Trucking Foundation Diesel Technology Scholarship and was excited to learn that he was awarded a $1,500 Scholarship this spring. Levi stated, “I was so happy to receive these funds. I will be using the money to purchase the tools I need for my career. Thank you to Nebraska Trucking for choosing me and also to FCC for allowing me this opportunity.” Great Job, Levi!
Summer means warmer sunshine and, hopefully, a lot more fun. Since you’re a driver, you might find yourself on the road a lot over the summer. However, these tips for driving in the summer months will help to ensure you arrive at your destination safely and keep you healthy.
When you drive a truck across the country this summer, you probably hoping to find yourself in a beautiful place with something interesting to do. It might be hard to plan for a trip over the summer, however, if you know what you like to do in your downtime, you can prepare for anything. It helps to have a good idea of the most beautiful places to visit in the summer around the states, and we’re here to help!
There are over 3.5 million truck drivers in the U.S., and our economy depends upon the truck driving industry to transport food and other goods. Truck safety starts with the company itself. At Fremont Contract Carriers, we know that our attitude about truck safety matters. This is why we put the safety of our employees first, by ensuring we have a solid maintenance plan and work hard to make sure we have the best drivers.
If you are considering a career as a driver, you may be wondering about the benefits of working for a carrier as an owner-operator. You have the choice to work directly for a company as a driver or being an owner-operator. However, being an owner-operator has some advantages. You take risks just like owning any other business as an owner/operator. Buying a truck is a big financial decision, so it is best to understand the full range of benefits of this career choice.
Truck drivers are essential to our country’s economy because they haul products and materials all over the states. Without truck drivers, businesses and consumers would not have what they need. Truck driver recruiters help trucking companies find the best candidates to fill these crucial positions. If you are considering becoming a truck driver recruiter, you might be wondering what exactly this position involves.