Profile

rjones1963

Name:

Robert Jones

Website/Blog:

http://speedracer1963@gmail.com

Bio:

9 yrs. tractor/trailer driving mostly otr in 48 states.I have exp. with dry van,refer I prefer conventional tractor 03 or newer no 18 speed trans. I dont have or want haz mat since new reg took affect. No major accidents,10 yr. ref. upon req.

Interests:

auto mechanics when not on the road

Recent Forum Topics & Comments (22)
Forum Discussion Posted
Job > Company Driver

dont look for jobs in these co

[QUOTE who="Inferno375 in Bay Shore, New York"]Gentleman,
You may or may not be aware of the fact that anyone who, for any reason, posts negative truths about you ...

30+ days ago
Company > J.b. Hunt Transport, Inc.

How to get a job at J.b. Hunt Transport, Inc..

[QUOTE who="Host"]Do you work at J.b. Hunt Transport, Inc.? How did you find the job? How did you get that first interview?

Any advice for someone trying to get ...

30+ days ago
Job > CDL Driver

Manual or Automatic ??

[QUOTE who="Joe in Chicago, Illinois"]What are the majority of straight trucks equipted with a Manual or Automatic transmission ? Are ther automatic transmissions for ...

15 months ago
Job > CDL Driver

GSTC / gordon sevic trucking Not worth working for....

I was with this company for 8 months as a company driver only to find out you will always be treated like you just started driving yesterday. Above anything else my dispatcher gave ...

15 months ago
General > Career Advice

Truck driver looking for new career

Thanx for the idea but ive heard some not so good stories about people needing bathroom breaks(often)and cust complaints are plenty too,I have given tour buses a thought and might ...

7 years ago
Job > Truck Driver

Book and driving

[QUOTE who="Robert Amundrud in Pharr, Texas"]I've driven for several companies and I've written a book that I haven't been able to get published yet. It's a little over ...

7 years ago
Job > Dump Truck Driver

truck age for stockpile work

[QUOTE who="Travis in Spartanburg, South Carolina"]I have a few Petes in the '96-98 range with around 550k miles and wonder what you think of keeping them a couple more ...

7 years ago
Job > Driver

FIRED NO BRAKES ON TRAILOR

[QUOTE who="Drew"]MY NAME IS JAMES I WORKED FOR MARTEN BASED IN ILLINOISE
THIS IS WHAT HAD HAPPENED
I WAS DRIVING THE RAIN WAS HEAVY TRAFIC WAS SLOW THERE ...

7 years ago
General > Career Advice

Truck driver looking for new career

can you recommend an employer/broker to work for & show me the ropes? How much can i expect to make the 1st year.

7 years ago
General > Career Advice

Truck driver looking for new career

[QUOTE who="Bob Harcourt in Bloomingdale, Illinois"]Have you tried applying to distribution and freight firms like Fedex, UPS, USPS, Wal-Mart for transportation supervisor ...

7 years ago
Company > EDS

Overtime is it paid all times or no ...............

there are companies out there who will ask you to work more then an 8hr shift and tell you then it will be OT then come friday what extra time you have over 40 hrs. will depend on ...

7 years ago
Job > CDL Driver

Are cdl driver job opportunities growing or declining?

[QUOTE who="Host"]Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing?

Where are the jobs? Which places have the most cdl driver ...

7 years ago
City > Chicago, Illinois

Newcomer's guide to Chicago?

stop by any "rest area" once you cross Illinois border along the interstate highway there are books/informtion that will answer your questions.

7 years ago
General > Job Interviews

The end of the interview

a friend of mine had the same situation with two employers when one of them called her back she said that a competitor had just called with more money/benefits the employer hung up ...

7 years ago
General > Job Interviews

Strange, or is it not?

maybe your boss worked for the social service for the blind,he was just having a flashback

7 years ago
Company > Target

What does AP stand for?

they probably ment AP "associated press" meaning newspaper articles/media coverage on your topic.

7 years ago
Company > Quest Diagnostics

ALL EMPLOEES STICK TOGETHER (REPOST)

before you decide to orginise a strike/demonstration you might want to google/research "richo act" it might save you some leagle trouble

7 years ago
Job > Telecommunications Engineer

Locating Missed Calls?

go to yellowbook.com click on reverse lookup

7 years ago
Company > Sodexho

Hiring practices

could be gender related, most employers are required to tell you why you were turned down.

7 years ago
Job > Plumber

Boom or bust?

MENARDS , LOWES , HOME DEPOT good luck !

7 years ago
General > Career Advice

Truck driver looking for new career

anyone out there have suggestions on what careers are available to drivers (tractor/trailer cdl A) who want to make a change? willing to finish college/change major
just cant ...

7 years ago
Job > Artist

Show me the money...

alot of artists i know got there recognition from flea markets and various trade shows,it takes a while to get recognised. as far as pay goes depends on what kind of artist ...

7 years ago