We clock in, get your invoices, start up your old truck. Air builds and light checks. Let the truck warm up, Then head out. During winter months, there's always deliveries to make. During the summer, you grind tanks and paint them.
I learned how to safely deliver propane from forklift tanks to 1000 gallon tanks.
I got along with most of the other drivers, I tollerated the rest.
Management here stayed in the office.
Hardest part of the job was the old, not maintained trucks, and the refusal to fix them. Constantly stalling out on the highway, unsafe, and not a care in the world to make it better.
The most enjoyable part of the job was saying good by.
always something to do
no health insurance, low wages