Applying for a job as a driver for Wal-Mart can be done via the online application portal of the company. Over-the-road or OTR drivers for Wal-Mart drive long haul trucks get to go home once every week and are paid by the mileage. Wal-Mart drivers receive an average salary of $82,000 a year, as of 2015, according to the company website.
There are certain qualifications to be able to apply as a Wal-Mart long haul driver. These qualifications include an Interstate (Class A) Commercial Driver's License with HAZMAT endorsement, 3 years tractor/trailer driving experience and no more than two driving violations while operating a commercial motor vehicle for the past 3 years. Wal-Mart offers its drivers life insurance, dental, vision and pharmacy benefits, according to the Wal-Mart website.
The following shows one way of applying as an OTR driver for Wal-Mart.
- Go to the website
- Type in the search field
- Narrow down the search
- Select a job opening
Type jobs.walmart.com on the browser and press enter to go the Wal-Mart online career portal.
Type OTR driver on the search field below the main menu.
Since the initial search may yield a lot of results, narrow it down by typing a job title or a location on the filter fields.
Select an OTR driver job opening by clicking on any of the link displayed.
Read the job description on the page and click on the Apply Now button. Fill up the questionnaire that appears and then click Submit.