Driver Training Specialist

This position will provide training and support to staff and drivers related to AEFS training program requirements, including eLogs, HOS, and company policies as well as work with drivers and staff on fleet efficiencies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct new driver orientation for company drivers (CD), owner operators (OO) and independent contractors (IC)
  • Perform road tests for company drivers and owner operators
  • Walk drivers to their trucks and personally show driver the company truck focusing on truck features, RCom, Ditat, and any other truck or technology functionality
  • Full walk-through with drivers when switching or getting into a new truck (focusing on required daily equipment inspections).
  • Work directly with drivers to improve fuel economy and driver habits
  • Review reports to identify which drivers need education on better driving habits
  • Educate dispatchers on fuel economy and driver communication
  • Prepare and deliver instruction to students related to the AEFS Training Program
  • Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities
  • Prepare and deliver “Train the trainer” instruction to new driver trainers
  • Instruct and monitor students throughout program
  • Observe and evaluate student’s performance and development
  • Observe and evaluate driver trainer’s performance
  • Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development
  • Prepare required reports on students and trainers
  • Present updates to management as requested

 

Skills and Abilities Required:

  • 5+ years’ driving tractor trailer or an equivalent of driving and office experience in the Transportation Industry is preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of DOT regulations, CDL requirements, HOS and eLogs
  • Valid class A CDL and a satisfactory driving record required

Please send resume to HR@arturexpress.com