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Sept 18: Open House and Career Fair at DDA Baton Rouge

 

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SAVE THE DATE!

Friday, September 18, 2015
11:00am – 1:00pm
DDA – Baton Rouge campus

Diesel Driving Academy has planned an Open House and Career Fair and we want you there! SAVE THE DATE and join us at the Baton Rouge this Friday, September 18, 2015 from 11am – 1pm, have lunch, and meet with local and OTR trucking companies about driver employment opportunities!

This Open House and Career Fair is FREE and open to both experienced drivers, and to those interested in obtaining their CDL. DDA Admissions Officers will be available to answer questions, give tours of the school, and to assist new drivers with enrollment to an upcoming CDL training program. Trucking company representatives will be offering condition offers of employment (pre-hiring) qualified candidates.

What companies are pre-hiring? I’m glad you asked! We’ll have recruiters from: Empire Express, Werner Enterprises, Covenant Transport, TMC, Stevens Transport, Schneider, Maverick Transportation, and COMCAR Industries here speaking with their new drivers! (that could be you!)

NO DRIVING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY TO ATTEND!

RSVP on our Facebook page, and stay up-to-date with any updates! This post will be updated with more information as it becomes available, including, but not limited to, the the trucking companies that have confirmed their attendance to this job fair. Last update: 09/14/2015

[updated!] Recruiter Visits at DDA Baton Rouge

 

[updated 8/19]

Find out which company you want to start your driving career with! DDA Baton Rouge campus Recruiter Presentation schedule:

8/6 @ 5:30pm – Ron Hodge with Werner Enterprises

8/7 @ 8:30am – Ron Hodge with Werner Enterprises

8/7 @ 5:30pm – John Phillips with Empire Express

8/11 @ 3:30 & 5:30pm – Sterling Collins with Stevens Transport

8/12 @ 3:30 & 5:30pm – Ed Tillman with Maverick Transportation

8/13 @ 3:30 & 5:30pm – Chris Clark with Schneider National

8/26 @ 3:30 & 5:30pm – Schneider

9/3 @ 3:30 & 5:30pm – Werner

9/15 @ 3:30 & 5:30pm – Maverick

 

Come out and learn more about each company, see what each one offers their first year drivers, and learn more about getting started as a Professional Driver with any one of these great companies! please see your Admissions Officer, or the Director of Training and Placement for questions about any of these companies, or recruiter presentations.

 

 


 

 

DDA attending Job News USA Job Fair on July 21

 

DDA Atlanta will be attending the JobNewsUSA.com Job Fair on Tuesday, July 21st. The event will from from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Stop by and visit with DDA representatives about starting a new career in the trucking industry!

Free admission and Free parking!

Hilton Atlanta/Marietta Hotel & Conference Center
500 Powder Springs Street | Marietta, GA 30064

DDA Campuses closed on July 3rd for Holiday Weekend

 

All four Diesel Driving Academy campus locations and offices will be closed on Friday, July 3rd. We will be back open for normal classes and business on Monday, July 6th. Everyone please have a happy and safe 4th of July weekend!

DDA campuses closed on July 3rd for the 4th of July holiday weekend

May 1: DDA Atlanta Campus Open House

 

Come check us out! We are having an Open House at the DDA Atlanta campus on Friday, May 1, 2015 from 11:00am – 1:00pm. Everyone is invited! Bring a friend, your neighbor, your siblings- or anyone else that might be interested in starting a new and rewarding career in the trucking industry!

Our Atlanta campus is co-located in the Werner Enterprises terminal in Lithia Springs, GA., and we are excited to have a representative from Werner available during the Open House! See the Werner Enterprises Operation Freedom truck up close and in person, and learn more about getting started as a driver for Werner!

During this open house, you can learn more about Diesel Driving Academy, meet our Admissions staff and Instructors, tour the classrooms and yard, and see for yourself if DDA is the right fit for you! Our staff will be available to answer your questions, tell you more about the financial aid programs that can help you pay for your training and fees, and you can learn about our Job Placement program and what companies are hiring our graduates.

 

Diesel Driving Academy
Atlanta Campus Open House
1444 Blairs Bridge Rd., Lithia Springs, GA
Friday, May 1, 2015
11:00AM – 1:00PM
CLICK HERE to RSVP to this Open House!
 

For more information on the Operation Freedom Truck visit www.Werner.com
PDF: Werner_Enterprises_Operation_Freedom

Werner Enterprises Operation Freedom Truck to be on display at DDA campuses April 29, 30, May 1

 
Werner Enterprises Operation Freedom truck on display at DDA Baton Rouge April 29 and DDA Shreveport April 30

Werner Enterprises Operation Freedom truck to be on display at the Diesel Driving Academy Baton Rouge, Shreveport & Atlanta campuses

Join us this week for a chance to see the Werner Enterprises Operation Freedom truck up close! Operation Freedom trucks are driven by seasoned professional Werner drivers and military veterans. The military wrapped Freedom trucks haul freight on a daily basis and attend recruiting events, truck shows and military appreciation events.

Ron, a recruiter for Werner, will be visiting the Diesel Driving Academy Baton Rouge, Shreveport & Atlanta campuses on:

DDA Baton Rouge campus – Wed., April 29, 2015 – after lunch until 6:00pm
DDA Shreveport campus – Thurs., April 30, 2015 – 3:45pm until TBD
DDA Atlanta campus – Fri., May 1, 2015 – 11:00am – 1:00pm @ the Open House

Learn more about the Werner Enterprises Veteran Tuition Reimbursement Program, which allows veterans who are first-time student drivers to use their GI Bill benefits to pay for their truck driving school, as well as other apprenticeship programs available to eligible veterans.

Werner Enterprises allows you to focus on doing your job safely and efficiently, while earning a healthy paycheck. This ensures you and your family will be taken care of from day one.

To learn more about the CDL training programs offered at Diesel Driving Academy, give us a call at 1-800-551-8900, or simply fill out the form at the top of this page, and one of our Admissions Officers will be in contact with you soon!

For more information on the Operation Freedom Truck visit www.Werner.com
PDF: Werner_Enterprises_Operation_Freedom

April 21: Arkansas Dem Gazette CAHRA Job Fair

 

Diesel Driving Academy’s Little Rock campus Admissions Officers will be attending the Arkansas Dem Gazette CAHRA Job Fair on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 from 10AM – 3PM at the Statehouse Convention Center, located at 101 E. Markham St., Little Rock 72201.

“The fair is a free community event that brings job seekers and recruiters together in one location on one day. The job market is tough, but the Spring Job Fair is here to help ease this burden on both the seeker and the recruiter. Those looking for a job should come prepared. Seekers should bring at least 50 copies of their resume, dress professionally and be well groomed. First impressions do count when looking for a job!”

Visit with DDA representatives at the Arkansas Dem Gazette CAHRA Job Fair on April 21, 2015

Attention all job seekers: You are encouraged to attend!
If you are interested in beginning a new and rewarding career, consider becoming a professional truck driver! Stop by the DDA booth and talk to our staff member to learn more about the driver opportunities available with different companies, from small local businesses to larger, nationally known companies looking for regional and OTR drivers.

DDA representatives will be available to answer your enrollment questions & questions about getting started in the trucking industry.

Registration is not required for this open event, so please feel welcome to bring a friend or two that may also be interested in starting a new career as a professional truck driver!

April 16: Atlanta Career Expo

 

Diesel Driving Academy at the Atlanta Career Expo April 16, 2015

For those in the Atlanta area, Diesel Driving Academy will have an information booth at the Atlanta Career Fair Expo held at the Adamsville Recreation Center, located at 3201 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, on Thursday, April 16, 2015 from 10AM – 1PM

If you have questions about beginning a new and rewarding career in the trucking industry, stop by the DDA booth and talk to our staff member to learn more about the driver opportunities available with different companies, from small local businesses to larger, nationally known companies looking for regional and OTR drivers.

DDA representatives will be available to answer your enrollment questions & questions about getting started in the trucking industry.
 

April 15: WAFB – Channel 9 Job & Career Fair

 

Diesel Driving Academy’s Baton Rouge campus Admissions Officers will be attending the WAFB – Channel 9 Job & Career Fair on Wed., April 15, 2015 from 11am to 4pm at The Baton Rouge River Center, located at 275 S River Rd., Baton Rouge 70802.

Learn about becoming a professional truck driver, visit with DDA at the WAFB - Channel 9 Job & Career Fair on Wednesday, April 15th 2015

Job seekers – you are encouraged to attend! Stop by the DDA booth to learn more about getting started in a career as a professional truck driver. Information is available on the different career opportunities open within the trucking industry, whether you are interested in working for a smaller, local business, or prefer to drive for a bigger, nation-wide company where you can drive Over-the-road.

Registration is not required for this open event, so please feel welcome to bring a friend or two that may also be interested in starting a new career as a professional truck driver!

March 26: “Putting Ark-La-Tex Back to Work” Job Fair

 

DDA Shreveport at Cumulus Job Fair on March 26, 2015

Cumulus Broadcasting will be holding their annual “Putting The ArkLaTex Back to Work!” Job Fair on Thursday, March 26, 2015 from 10 AM – 4 PM at a new location this year, at the Horseshoe Riverdome, located at 711 Horseshoe Boulevard, Bossier City, LA 71111.

“Putting The ArkLaTex Back to Work!” Job Fair
Thursday, March 26, 2015
10 AM – 4 PM
Horseshoe Riverdome
711 Horseshoe Boulevard, Bossier City, LA 71111. 

Representatives from Diesel Driving Academy will be attending, ready to answer questions about our CDL training programs, enrollment requirements, financial assistance, job opportunities and job placement assistance offered to our graduates. Please stop by the DDA booth to learn more about how you can get started in your training towards a new and rewarding career as a professional truck driver!

 

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