KLLM Transport Services
  • Full Time
  • Immediately
  • 135 Riverview Drive, Richland, MS 39218
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Semi-Truck & Trailer Driving Instructor

Driver Class A Instructor - Jackson, MS


Overview: 
KLLM Transport Services is seeking qualified instructors to train students at our Driving Academy in Jackson, MS. Instructors will be trained to teach Driving Academy students for Over the Road (OTR) driving. 

Job Duties and Responsibilities: 
This position will perform a variety of duties including, but not limited to the following: 
Provide semi-truck and trailer instruction/training in the Driving Academy Program 
Ability to accommodate a flexible work schedule (rotational Saturdays mandatory) 
Ability to teach classroom theory and provide hands on "driver operation" instruction 
Ability to monitor/document student performance, evaluate driving knowledge, and document training records 
Follow an approved course of study with measurable objectives 
Provide assistance and instruction to students on training related matters, equipment and resources 
Plan, develop, evaluate, and upgrade competency-based vocational training curriculum as necessary 
Ability to manage and motivate students under strict deadlines in a fast paced environment 
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision 

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements: 
High School Diploma or equivalent (non-negotiable) 
Possess a minimum 3 years recent driving history, with verifiable OTR tractor/trailer experience (non-negotiable) 
Current Class A Commercial Driver's License required 
Pass DOT drug screening and physical 
Proven excellence in semi-truck and trailer safety (MVR verification) 
Strong communication, interpersonal, problem-solving and decision making skills 
Ability to wok outdoors in in-climate weather conditions, for extended periods 
Ability to apply principles and standard industry semi-truck and trailer practices specific to driving instruction 
Ability to effectively supervise and train students 
Ability to administer instructional strategies and techniques of subject matter and course content 
Selection, use, and evaluation of instructional materials and equipment 
Familiarity with Microsoft Office Basic computer data-entry skills 

You will receive: 
Health, Dental, and Vision Coverage 
401(k) 
Vacation and Holiday Pay 
And a great environment with a company that cares!   

Please send resume to James Peavy at jpeavy@kllm.com
or Call: 601-936-8058 

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