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View any of the articles below to learn more about trucking career opportunities and how to prepare for an in-demand career in transportation.

Saying Thank you to Our Truck Drivers

What You Can Do to Say Thanks To help celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, we wanted to showcase some of the best ways Americans have been showing their appreciation for drivers. In this difficult year, truck drivers have stepped up to keep America running, and we are all thankful. Let’s take a look at […]

Salary spelled out in wood blocks

Expected Pay For Truck Drivers in Nebraska One of the most common questions asked about the trucking industry is the salary you will have as a truck driver. All entry-level truckers are offered a competitive starting salary, even though they may range from company to company. The salary of truckers depends on the company they work […]

How to Get a CDL in Nebraska

The Steps to Getting My CDL in Omaha, NE. The decision to get your CDL or Commercial Driver’s License can be an important step in changing your career and income. Becoming a professional truck driver can provide multiple career opportunities and provide a stable income for you and your family. With JTL, we can have […]

Kristi Knicely Standing in Front of her Cement Truck

Kristi Knicely moves from the medical field to construction. It is not every day that we find ourselves completely changing our career paths. Moving companies or changing a job title: yes, but moving from a career as a researcher in the medical field to a truck driver, not so much. After becoming a single mom, […]

Governor Ricketts and JTL instructor fueling trucks

JTL Staff Sharing their knowledge and experience Our instructor Brian recently tried to recruit Governor Ricketts as our newest student at a Biofuel event!