What Are the Educational Requirements for DHL Driving Jobs?

The minimum educational requirement for DHL driving jobs is a lower vocational secondary education, which should be accompanied by a B-category driver’s license. Applicants with A, C and CCB category driver’s licenses have an added advantage.

For one to qualify for a DHL driving job, he must have professional experience as a driver, external service employee, courier or passenger. Other requirements include the ability to load a van or a truck with effectiveness and keeping the assigned vehicle in top-notch condition.

Apart from the educational requirement and a driver's license, he needs to send a detailed application for consideration as a driver. Depending on an individual’s state, he may be required to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License or CDL.

Next, applicants have to pass a driving test and a written exam. Any qualified driver may apply online on the company’s website. Each applicant should have a clean driving record and be at least 21 years old. Drivers also must pass a medical exam and be in good physical health, including the ability to walk, climb stairs and pick up a 70-pound load.

DHL hires drivers and couriers to work either full-time or part-time. The company delivers express mail to more than 220 countries around the world, as of 2015.