ITS Logistics Veterans Trucking Program
More than 13 percent of our truck driving workforce are military veterans—Army, Navy, Airforce, Marines, the National Guard, and the Reserves—and they all tell us this has been a great post-service career choice. Here are a few of the skills they call out as the most transferrable from their time in the military:
We think ITS Logistics is a great place to work, but don’t just take our word for it. See what our drivers have to say about why they like driving for ITS Logistics.
Years driving: 5 years
Years at ITS: 5 years
Why you like driving for ITS: I enjoy working here for a lot of reasons. First, I’m treated with respect. I feel like an asset here and not another number. Second, more home time—period. ITS is family to me. We all work together for the common goal. I don’t have any desire to leave!
Anything else you want to share: I represented ITS in the Truck Rodeo in 2017 and took 2nd place in 53′ Sleeper Class and Rookie of the year!
Years driving: 26 years
Years at ITS: 13 years
Why you like driving for ITS: I enjoy having the friends I’ve made and worked with over the years.
Anything else you want to share: I am very proud of what ITS has accomplished in such a short period of time, and feel like I’ve been a part of it.
Years driving: I’ve been driving for almost 3 years.
Years at ITS: I started my driving career at ITS straight out of their driver training program, and I’ve been here ever since.
Why you like driving for ITS: ITS gets me great road time and home time, and I’ve never been turned away when I need help with anything.
Years trucking: I became a CDL driver when I was 19 years old, so just over 4 years ago.
Years at ITS: I’ve been with ITS for 3 years.
Why you like driving for ITS: What I love about ITS is the environment, how everyone knows you by name and they feel like family. I’ve had a chance to grow with the company over the past few years and it’s flourishing now more than ever, and I’m proud to be a part of that success.
Anything else you want to share: Yes, I currently team drive with Wills, and he smells funny.
Years driving: I’ve been driving for 7 years.
Years at ITS: I’ve been at ITS for all 7 years.
Why you like driving for ITS: I feel like one person can make a difference here. They don’t have that large corporation numbers mentality. Your voice is really heard, and you are respected as an individual.
Anything else you want to share: Yes, I currently team drive with Jason, and he looks funny.
Years driving: I’ve been truck driving for more than 25 years.
Years at ITS: I’ve been at ITS for 8 years.
Why you like driving for ITS: It’s just a great atmosphere, with amazing people, new top of the line equipment, and good pay. I really enjoy what I do, and I know they appreciate me!
Anything else you want to share: In my free time, I enjoy weight lifting, boating, fishing, shooting, messing with cars, and, most of all, spending time with my son and my girlfriend.
Fun fact about Dean: His laugh is infectious!
Years trucking: I’ve been a professional driver for almost 22 years now.
Years at ITS: I’ve been with ITS for 4 years.
Why you like driving for ITS: ITS is a personable company, and they really worked around my busy schedule when I was getting my degree. Just really good people to work for.
Anything else you want to share: I was the University of Nevada’s Geography Student of the year in 2017. In my free time, I like hiking and I’m getting into backpacking. Also, I’m single and ready to mingle.
Years driving: I’ve had a CDL job for more than 35 years
Years at ITS: 20 years
Why you like driving for ITS: Seeing how it started with a vision and watching it come to life has been amazing. When I first came in for an interview there was only one desk, 2 chairs and 3 founders. There was so much passion! It’s been a pleasure working with so many great professionals along the way.
Fun fact about Noel: Operationally, one of the best compliments you can give a driver is that you never have to worry about the lane once they are assigned to it. Noel exemplifies this for ITS. Thank you, Noel!
Years at ITS: 1 year
Why you like driving for ITS: I make twice as much at ITS than the bigger companies. The bonuses really help!
Fun fact about James: Gary has gone just about everywhere we run in the year he has worked for ITS, and has done it all with a smile! He is extremely safety conscious and provides the office with terrific feedback.
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