Drivers

FIND OUT HOW TO GET STARTED WITH A DRIVING CAREER AT GATEWAY!

Interested in putting your truck to work and seeing the country? Give us a call at 574-533-5886 and find out how you can start bringing recreation to the nation!

You can also have your questions answered by emailing careers@gatewayrvtransport.com

 

Driver Requirements

  • You must be at least 23 years old.
  • Be willing to participate in random drug screens.
  • Have two years experience pulling a trailer or equivalent.
  • Current D.O.T. Physical. To find a certified medical examiner near you, click here.
  • Driving record (MVR) must be approved through Gateway's insurance
  • No D.U.I. or O.W.I. for the past 10 years
  • Must have appropriate driver's license as per issuing state
  • For Indiana: For-Hire Endorsement required.
  • Class A CDL preferred but not required
  • Must be able to pass Gateway's pre-hire road test
  • Must have a cell phone with a camera

Truck Requirements

  • Heavy duty 3/4 ton or 1 ton model (long bed recommended)
  • 10,000 LBS. rated bumper pull hitch
  • Truck must be a 2001 or newer
  • Extension mirrors (recommended)
  • Mud flaps (must cover the width of the tires and be within 6" of the road)
  • 2 5/16” and 2" ball (adjustable receiver is recommended)
  • 18,000 pound rated fifth wheel hitch (recommended)
  • License plate rated for 26,000 pounds
  • Car battery with battery box
  • Effective hands-free cell phone system
  • 3 D.O.T. certified safety triangles
  • 4-way lug wrench
  • Fire Extinguisher mounted in an easily accessible location
  • First-aid kit
  • Spare fuses
  • Truck may not have a window tint on windshield or front windows
  • No radar detectors
  • D.O.T. annual truck inspection