A truck driver is the point of contact for receiving, transporting, and delivering products within the ag industry. They ensure that products such as livestock, equipment, and feed are safely delivered to their desired locations.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
High School Diploma plus CDL Certification.
To pursue a career as a Truck Driver:
The following high school courses are recommended: agricultural education, a focus on sciences such as animal science and biology, and mathematics.
Employed by food production companies, grain merchandising companies, chemical companies, co-ops, seed production companies.
Future Job Market/Outlook:
The future outlook for Truck Drivers is projected to be good to excellent.
Suggested Professional Organizations and Associations:
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