Carrier Highlight: May Trucking
Right now, it’s hard for many to find work. The world doesn’t stop because of the pandemic, but some jobs are still on hold. One type of job that is essential and not on hold is truck driving. Not only can you get a new truck driving career in about a month, but as an essential employee, you always have an income.
May Trucking is one of our trusted carriers and is a part of our carrier highlight series. Here is more about a new career in professional truck driving and what to expect working for May Trucking.
Why Choose a Career in Professional Truck Driving?
The economy needs essential workers more than ever, and the good news is that interstate trucking is essential. People need access to necessities like water, fuel, food, and medical supplies that only truckers and trucking companies can bring. Even entertainment like books and movies is important to keep everyone occupied during stay-at-home orders. As a professional truck driver, you ensure that people nationwide get what they want or need. Once you start your training, you can be on the road in about a month.
Carrier Highlight: May Trucking
May Trucking Company started up 75 years ago and now operates in 11 western states. They have refrigerated routes across 48 states, giving people countrywide the chance to work for them. They let you choose your division, which is important for taking your career into your own hands.
May Trucking goes the extra mile to ensure that drivers have everything they need. From offering high pay and stellar equipment to quality benefits, they make their drivers happy. In fact, they work specifically on load planning and efficient operations so drivers don’t have to sacrifice income or safety while maximizing life at home.
Benefits are important for any job, and May Trucking has plenty.
May Trucking Company offers all company drivers the ability to take part in a comprehensive and affordable medical, dental, life, and prescription insurance plan 60 days after hire. Also, May Trucking company offers retirement (401K) with a company match after 6 months of employment.
You get a day off at home each week, and according to their website,
You can expect 2-3 weeks out for 11 Western Division and 3-about a month out for the 48 State Refrigerated Division.
They also offer a rider policy. In fact, you’re eligible for a rider as soon as you solo out. If you want to bring a pet along, ask about their pet policy. Note that conditions apply.
May Trucking assigns you a Driver Manager who works with you to ensure your success, including getting you home. The Driver Manager is there for you as a mentor, so consider them integral to your accomplishments while on the job.
May Trucking has state-of-the-art equipment for all drivers, including the 2020 Freightliner New Cascadia and the 2018/2019 Freightliner Cascadia. Both trucks have impressive features such as:
- Intelligent power train management
- Bluetooth, satellite radio, and CD capability
- Quiet interior
- In-cab heaters
- Wraparound dash
- Powerful HVAC system
Each truck has plenty of features to ensure comfort on the road. These features are just a sample, but they are the epitome of innovation and luxury.
May Trucking Company works hard to ensure you have a successful career:
At May Trucking Company, you determine the level of support you need. For those drivers who require more hands-on management, May Trucking Company will provide all the time and tools to ensure your success. Those drivers who prefer a more hands-off approach to get the job done are given the freedom to do so.
What to Expect at Truck Driving School
Before you work with a carrier like May Trucking, you must get your Class A CDL. Roadmaster Drivers School helps prepare you for your Class A CDL driver’s license in about a month. You can head to your new employer once you have your CDL, where you get even more training and onboarding.
While at Roadmaster Drivers School, you learn in the classroom and the real-world, on-the-road situations as you drive one of our semi-trucks and use other state-of-the-art training equipment.
The important thing to know is that we care about your career. We offer in-house financing to those who qualify, and many of our carriers offer up to 100 percent tuition reimbursement while working. This allows you to concentrate on your career training and not have to worry about the cost.
We have 150,000-plus graduates with over 29 years of experience. Our reputation is stellar, and we’re here to help you with training for an exciting career that lets you see the country right outside your windshield.
Let Us Help You Get on the Road and Into a New Career
Roadmaster’s Job Placement Assistance works with students and assists them with applying for jobs with trucking companies. Trainees can select from various major carriers to find a job that best fits their lifestyle and preferred benefits — carriers like May Trucking Company. You don’t need a college education or the debt that comes with it to get a successful career. Imagine getting on the road with a new well-paying trucking career in about a month.
Are you ready to get moving on your new career with a carrier like May Trucking? Apply to the Roadmaster Drivers School today!