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What to expect at a Schneider truck driver recruiting event

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Schneider offers many opportunities for prospective truck drivers to meet with recruiters across the country at recruiting events. Making a career move is a big decision, and these events allow you to have a one-on-one conversation regarding potential truck driving opportunities with Schneider.

Treat it as a hiring event or an information-gathering event. Whatever your approach, it is a chance to get your questions answered and learn about all aspects of a driving position — whether you’re a truck driving school graduate or an experienced trucker.

Here is what you can expect at a Schneider truck driver recruiting event:

  • Relaxed atmosphere
    • Stop in at any time during the event
      • No appointment required — walk-ins welcome
      • No need to stay for the full event duration
    • No commitment required when attending an event
  • Detailed discussion topics
    • How to obtain a CDL
    • Available positions near you
    • Pay and benefits
    • Military programs
    • Requirements – endorsements, experience, etc.
    • Terminology clarification
  • Documentation to take home
    • How to apply
    • Benefits
    • Military
    • Contact information
  • On-site application assistance (time permitting)
  • Facility tour (if held at a Schneider location)
  • Free stuff — will vary, but you won’t leave empty handed!

If you plan to attend an event, here is a list of items to consider bringing:

  • A list of questions to ask the recruiter – general or position-specific
  • Resume and/or work history
  • Motor vehicle information

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Nicole has been a member of the Schneider family since starting her career in 2003. During her career at Schneider she has held roles within Logistics, Inside Sales and Driver Recruiting. In her current role as a Field Recruiting Manager she supports all Lines of Business by building and developing a pipeline of both experienced and inexperienced drivers for her territory, which consists of Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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