The Driving Training Instructor will teach and evaluate students enrolled in the company directed curriculum to obtain a Class A CDL. Instructor will observe, monitor and record student progress. Responsible for performing and maintaining daily evaluations and all other necessary documentation. Responsible for supervising all students in a professional and safe manner consistent with YRC Freight policies and procedures.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Instruct students on how to inspect, back and drive tractor trailers safely, proper vehicle inspection, proper backing skills, proper shifting techniques and proper street driving skills necessary to pass state directed testing.
Perform daily evaluations through checklists and observation and document progress.
Monitor student progress, identify any gaps and provide additional assistance as necessary.
Maintain proper documentation, including daily attendance, tracking, evaluations, etc.
Model safe behaviors and train students on corporate safety principles and procedures. Ensure students understand safety requirements when in and around tractor trailers.
Valid Class A with XT endorsement
Pass DOT drug test
Pass DOT physical
Driving record must reflect professional driving history
Minimum five (5) years tractor trailer driving work history
Minimum one(1) year entry level driver training experience
Minimum one (1) year instructor experience, preferably in the truck driver school environment
Knowledgeable of Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR)
Effective communication and interpersonal skills
Effective coaching and training skills
YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans