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Vermont trucking companies need people like you to haul freight local, regional, or OTR, part time or seasonal. Trucking is a great career for the right person. To find out if you are the right type of person, click learn about trucking to the left.
Most of you that have gotten here already know what you are getting in to. You might not have know that there were so many options though. There are many different types of Vermont trucking jobs, these listed are just a few.
How to find the local trucking companies hiring in your area
If you don't see the type of jobs listed in your area that you are looking for....use the search box. Type in local trucker, seasonal trucker, etc and then your town. The closest hiring position to that location should show in the results.
Other ways to find local vermont trucking opportunities
You might not have fount the type of trucking job your looking for. Not all companies have other than traditional over the road trucking jobs. They may not need local or part time drivers. If you stay in an area with plenty of manufacturing your chances are greater.
Also, some of you who are just looking to start your career as a trucker may find that you need to first get experience as a trucker over the road before qualifying for local, regional or part-time jobs.
But there is hope.... try these tactics also
- Tell your friends what you are searching for
- Ask local manufacturers if they are hiring truck drivers
- Stop by local Vermont Truck Stops, check for help wanted flyers
- Visit service stations near large manufactures in your areato see if anyone has posted flyers for drivers
- Post your own flyers about looking for a local driving position
Generally speaking, you also just want to be super aware of your surroundings. You may have driven right by large manufactures or even small trucking companies and not noticed them before.
You need to pay attention as you are driving so that you know what Vermont companies are actually in your community. Keep your eyes wide open and even ask people if they know of local companies with trucks.
There are also tools available to help research for what types of companies are in your neck of the woods.
Manta.com can help you
Find local Vermont companies here.
Put in the city and then search. Then click on manufacturing.You will see list of companies. Click on the company profile and you have information including their phone numbers. You can simply call and see if they are hiring drivers.
Or you can use the map and locate the ones closest to you and go in person.
Also.....after that search....do a search in Google with these wordsmytown, VT economic development
This will return a site with information that tells you what is coming up in the area as far and business goes. If there is a major company coming in or information that affects the future economy of the location, it will be announced. It may give you advance information that most of your competing job seekers will not be aware of.
If you really want to explore...
use Wikipedia as a resource for researching Vt.
See what drives your economy. You can get an overall view about what business sectors are big in The Green Mountain State. You can look up your city/town as well for more direct insight on what is going on around you. This give clues to Vermont Trucking trends.
Commercial Driver Local Resources
Please post your trucker friendly local resource. Start with the City.
In the descriptions list the name, address and relevant information.