THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN JOINING THE OAKLEY FAMILY.
We operate a fleet of dependable, late model Volvo tractors and high quality stainless steel food grade trucks.
We are proud to be a family owned and operated company and our professional CDL tanker drivers become part of that family.
Our team of professional drivers are the most important part of our family and we thank you for your interest as you consider changes in your career.
I HAVE BEEN APPROVED FOR ORIENTATION. WHERE DO I GO AND HOW LONG IS ORIENTATION?
Orientation is held every Monday in Lake Wales, FL. Depending upon the division, orientation is 2-4 days.
AM I PAID FOR ORIENTATION?
Yes, you will be compensated for your time at orientation and training. Ask your recruiter for more details.
WHAT IS COVERED IN ORIENTATION?
We go over the history, policies and procedures of Oakley Transport as well as hands-on instruction for pumping product on/off of the tank. We cover the Smith System Driver Program and instruct drivers on using the Qualcomm system and cover logging and hours of service regulations. Other topics may be covered depending on the experience levels of the drivers in orientation.
DO I HAVE TO PAY FOR A HOTEL ROOM?
No. Oakley Transport pays for a hotel room for you during orientation and training.
I HAVE NEVER PULLED A TANK, DOES THIS DISQUALIFY ME FROM WORKING FOR OAKLEY TRANSPORT?
No. We train experienced drivers on safe driving, product handling and pumping.
HOW LONG IS THE TRAINING?
All drivers are evaluated throughout orientation to determine when to release them on their own. Depending on the experience, skill and comfort level of the driver with pumps and procedures, training is an average of 3-5 additional days.
I HAVE PULLED TANKER BEFORE BUT I HAVE NEVER PUMPED PRODUCT ON OR OFF THE TANK. WHAT TYPE OF TRAINING WILL I HAVE TO GO THROUGH?
Depending upon your comfort and skill level, additional pump training is available. The additional training is an average of 3-5 days.
ARE ALL OF YOUR POSITIONS OVER-THE-ROAD ONLY?
Depending upon where you reside, we have Over-The-Road, Regional and Local positions available. To learn more about the positions available in your area, please call to speak with a recruiter at 1 (877) 882-6537.