We’re back! In this podcast, we discuss the national truck driver shortage, give tips on how to land a local (non OTR) driver job – including interview tips – and what Allied Building Products can offer drivers.
Did you know?
“The average age of a truck driver is 49, and many of them are now retiring. This, combined with a lack of qualified drivers and industry turnover, in general, has some projections showing a need for 10,000 drivers.” – State of Trucking For 2017
Learn more – Listen in as our Driver Recruiters discuss:
- Why there is such a shortage of drivers nationwide
- Different types of driver roles
- Where you can train to be a driver
- Who makes a good driver
- How to get a driving position
- What are the benefits of working as a local driver
- Why driving schools don’t promote local driving jobs
- What it’s like to work for Allied Building Products as a driver
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P. S. We will be hosting podcasts on a regular schedule, so tune in to hear what we have to say in the coming months. Thank you for reading and listening!
Allied Building Products, a division of Oldcastle, is a national independent distributor specializing in commercial & residential exterior and interior building materials, with over 200 locations – from Hawaii to Boston. The company was founded in 1950 as a small family-operated business focusing on the metro NY/NJ region and, through acquisitions across much of the United States, is now established as a major industry player.
Oldcastle is North America’s largest manufacturer of building products and materials. With more than 2,000 locations throughout North America, we are in constant pursuit of the next generation of successful decision makers, leaders and problem solvers. Learn more about joining the Oldcastle team HERE.