RV Transport is dedicated to ensuring that all members of its
contractor driver family are well-educated in safe driving, compliance,
and procedural matters. Our orientation process is designed to be
certain that all drivers are prepared for what they may meet on the
process to leasing on starts with an application. The Federal Motor
Carrier Safety Administration has very strict regulations on what must
be in an application, so it is a bit long, but it is imperative that
the application is completely and accurately filled out. Once your
application is submitted, recruiting will review your application and,
call you with further questions and details. If your are invited to
sign-on and accept, you will be given further instructions, including
an orientation appointment.
After being invited to a specific orientation, you
should begin preparing for it. Make sure that you have all required
documents and that your vehicle (if you have a truck to pull
trailers or a tow car to pull behind a motorized load)
meets minimum standards. Fill out any further paperwork that Safety or
Recruiting requires of you. Be certain to bring these items to
Orientation Day 1
one of orientation is very busy. The morning consists of drug
screening, equipment inspections, and pre-hire paperwork. Classroom
training begins mid morning and covers Defensive Driving, Company
Policies, The Federal Whistle Blower Program, Health and Wellness,
Controlled Substance Training, and Accident/Damage Procedures, and CSA
(The Compliance, Safety, and Accountability Act of 2010). Typically
class runs until 5pm or so.
Orientation Day 2
Day two begins at 8am with training in Hours of
Service and Dispatch
Procedures. Operatioal Skills Assessments (hook up tests, driving
tests, and road tests) begin in the afternoon. Our goal is to get you
off and running on the afternoon of day two, and most of the time this
occurs if you show up prepared with what you need to bring.
orientation, we don't just hang you out to dry! Continuous training is
available in any aspect of driving by our excellent and experienced
safety staff for a driver any time during his contract with Synergy!
Our doors are open to you!