Dry Bulk Drivers Requirements


  1. Be at least 22 years of age

  2. Be able to read, write, and communicate in English.  

         (French if in French speaking Terminal)

  1. Be authorized to work in the United States 

         (Canada if Canadian Driver)

  1. Relative experiences that fall outside of the window described above will be reviewed on a case by case basis.

  2. Have no misdemeanor or felony alcohol or drug related convictions in the last seven (7) years. Have no more than two (2) convictions in the last 25 years.

  3. Have never tested positive for drugs or alcohol under DOT guidelines.

  4. Have no more than 7 jobs in the last 3 years.

  5. Have no more than 3 combined moving violations in any motor vehicle and/or preventable accidents in a CMV within the last 3 years.

  6. No speeding tickets in any motor vehicle at or above 80 mph or 15 mph over the posted speed limit in the last 12 months.  

  7. Must be able to pass a D.O.T. physical examination, Drug Test, and be in physical condition to perform all essential functions required by the driver’s job description, with or without reasonable accommodations.

  8. Applicants must be willing to obtain a TWIC (Transportation Workers Identification Credentials) Card.

  9. Pass a mandatory 25-mile QC Road Test

  10. At least one year over the road driving experience under a D.O.T. certified carrier with articulating vehicles in the last two years or will accept six months consecutive OTR experience under a single D.O.T. certified carrier with articulating vehicles in the last two years if

    ■ No previous collisions in a CMV
    ■ No more than 1 moving violation in the last 36 months
    ■ PSP score less than 85 in DSMS and CSMS Or  


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