If you are a hard worker, independent, and a safe driver, you may be well-suited to a truck driving job. There are many truck driving jobs in California, from local jobs to regional and over-the-road trucking jobs. You may start by attending Western Truck School, the main trucking school in the city of Turlock.
At Western Truck School, you can work towards a Class A or Class B commercial driver's license. In total, you complete 160 hours of training in the Class A program. This takes four to eight weeks. The Class B program requires 40 hours of study. You can attend on nights and weekends.
As a Turlock resident, you can benefit from a cost of living that's 16% below the statewide average. Your career may take you onto roads like California Highway 99 and California Highway 37. Trucking companies in this area include Western Truck Broker and Golden State Home Transport.