Tanker Truck Driver
What Does A Tanker Truck Driver Do?
A tanker truck driver transports various liquids (e.g., chemicals) from one location to another. At times they may travel away from home for a long period of time.
How Do I Become A Tanker Truck Driver?
A certificate in truck driving that can be obtained through a community college or truck driving school is required to get the license needed to do this work.
What is the Average Salary For A Tanker Truck Driver?
High – 65,000
Median – 43,000
Low – 28,000
What Courses Should I Take To Become A Tanker Truck Driver?
- Trade-related courses
What Is The Work Environment For A Tanker Truck Driver?
Tanker truck drivers spend much of there time alone in the truck. Driving a truck can be a physically demanding job as well. Driving for many consecutive hours can be tiring, and some drivers must load and unload cargo.
What Is The Future Outlook For A Tanker Truck Driver?
The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years in the US, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Explore Careers, Labour Market Information, Government of Canada