CR England was founded in 1920 and is based out of Salt Lake City, UT. They have grown into one of the largest refrigerated carriers in the nation with over 3,500 trucks, 5,600 trailers, and 4,600 drivers with an additional 1,000 non-driver support staff. The company operates 24/7/365 throughout the united states and specializes in long-distance freight operations.
In addition, CR England operates its own driving schools. This allows the company to recruit and train those with no CDL or truck driving experience.
Company terminals and drop yards are located throughout the united states with CDL schools located in the following locations:
While there can be fluctuations based on the need for drivers in any particular area, CR England typically hires drivers nationwide in all states except for North Dakota, South Dakota, Florida and Montana.
The hiring requirements at CR England are about average as compared to the industry standard. Work history and a clean driving record are very important as well as being free from any recent felony convictions. It’s important to be honest about any background issues you might have as CR England doesn’t perform their full background check until you arrive for orientation. That’s a bad time to be told you aren’t eligible for hire.
No, students will acquire their CDL permits at the CR England training facility.
While a passport is not required, it’s highly encouraged so drivers can carry freight into and out of Canada.
A HAZMAT endorsement is highly encouraged, but not required.