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Become a CDL Trainer

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $58,000.00 – $61,000.00 per year

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  • $3,000 Bonus for Completion of Instructor Training Program 
  • Up to $7,000 in Bonuses within the first 18 months

Do you want to be home every night? Do you enjoy working with people? Do you want to help the future of America’s truck driver supply? Military Veterans and members of the Military Community please apply!

United States Truck Driving School (USTDS), a TransForce Group company, is nationally recognized as a high-quality full service commercial driving school with eight nationally recognized training campuses throughout the U.S. and growing. As a USTDS employee, you will be challenged to take on projects that uphold this vision and pushes USTDS and TransForce Group forward. You will grow as a leader in your field, all the while helping others within the transportation industry.

As a Trainer you will assist with the daily operations of driver training instructional programs offered by USTDS. You will supervise and monitor student success in all phases of training, ensure program compliance and evaluate and support students toward program completion.

We are growing fast, and we are scaling our team to help enable and accelerate our growth. We are looking for people who share our values, challenge ordinary thinking, and push the pace of innovation while building a future for themselves, USTDS and TransForce Group.

As a CDL Trainer, you will:

  • Present instruction in a professional, timely and accurate manner, consistent with school standards, operating procedures, and curriculum guidelines
  • Be prepared to instruct, supervise, and monitor student actions in all phases of training and ensure students’ compliance with program policy
  • Ensure all instructional materials are appropriate for program and relay recommendations for change
  • Evaluate students daily, make formal evaluations on a regular basis by utilizing appropriate academic and skills tests
  • Participate in professional organizations, staff meetings, and in-service education
  • Other duties and projects as assigned

What We’re Looking For in a CDL Trainer:

  • Valid CDL A license
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum 24 months verifiable driving experience, or as required by state licensing agencies.
  • Proficiency in driving over-the-road, diesel-powered commercial vehicles to include straight-line backing, offset parking, alley-docking, and parallel parking
  • Excellent professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to teach CDL students to pass vehicle inspection, BSL testing, and over-the-road driving skills

About You:

  • Responsible, engaged, enthusiastic, self-motivated, and positive attitude with a passion for building relationships
  • Driven to exceed performance goals and make a difference
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and team environment


  • Great Pay!
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Health Insurance Coverage
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Life and Disability Insurance Coverage

If you want to become a truck driver instructor, you’ll need CDL driving experience first! Take a look at our CDL Training Programs, and get started on the road to your ultimate career goal of becoming a driver instructor at United States Truck Driving School!

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