A livestock hauler safely and efficiently delivers livestock from a farm to market or processing plant with animal welfare being the foremost concern.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
A high school diploma plus CDL certification is required.
To pursue a career as a Livestock Hauler:
The following high school courses are recommended: agricultural education, a focus on sciences like animal science and biology, Spanish, and mathematics. You must also be willing to work flexible hours.
Where can I work?
Food and livestock production companies employ livestock haulers.
Future Job Market / Outlook
The future outlook for a livestock hauler will be great over the next five years.
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