Highway Transport Hosts Women in Trucking Webinar
Pamela Randol, Professional Chemical Tanker Driver at Highway Transport, has been a professional truck driver for 25 years. She is a U.S. Army Veteran and was a National Tank Truck Carriers (NTTC) Driver of the Year finalist.
Michelle Rayfield, Managing Director of HR at Highway Transport, has been in the transportation industry for 10 years. She serves on the Knoxville Chamber Talent Council, is a board member for East Tennessee Compensation and Benefits Association, and is a partner for Knox County Schools 865 Academies (Introducing Students to Careers in Transportation.)
Attendees of this Webinar will gain:
- Knowledge of how to pursue a professional truck driving career
- Where to seek support and encouragement
- Where to apply for employment
- Confidence in your abilities to start your career in trucking
- Support from other women in the trucking industry
Webinar Title: I Have My CDL, Now What?
This webinar will be a refresher for all CDL drivers on the basics when applying for a new position in professional truck driving. Sometimes we get caught up in too many details and lose sight of what’s most important. This discussion will cover topics such as freight type, daily schedule, an employer’s culture, and best practices for applying to open positions. Those who watch should walk away with a greater knowledge of how to take that next step into a new career path in professional truck driving, with tips on how to be confident as they continue learning and growing within the industry.