Profile For Jerry R.

Jerry R.'s Info

  • Location:
    Townsend , DE

  • Driving Status:
    Experienced Driver

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  • Joined Us:
    7 years, 1 month ago

Jerry R.'s Bio

Live in Delaware been back on the road for 4 years work for Metropolitan Trucking out oof Bloomsburg PA

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Posted:  3 years, 3 months ago

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Game: The longest you have ever sat in a dock.

18 hrs sitting in a dock Been out here over 6 years and this happened 2 weeks ago Those hrs don't count couple hrs sitting waiting to be called for dock assignment Had walk up to find out

Posted:  5 years, 3 months ago

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Experienced Drivers, did I make a mistake?

U done the right thing.

Posted:  5 years, 4 months ago

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Will the trainers take the wheel durning training?

Depending on company ur going with Some will drive the first day n then u start driving with trainer in the passenger seat

Posted:  5 years, 4 months ago

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34 hours

Good thinking to do a 34 hr reset Some drivers would have pushed the limit n kept fighting the recap. They burn themselves out that way. Stay safe

Posted:  5 years, 4 months ago

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Trucker Path Pro/Trucker Tools apps

I have smart truck route on my android $20 a month $52 a yr. I find it's a great app. I Use company GPS but compare with phone app. U can set it up to find Truck stops Wal-Marts rest stops n more along ur route also I have Verizon Navigator it's pretty accurate but not for trucks

Posted:  5 years, 4 months ago

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I need a tiny microwave

I have a 2015 freightliner My company installed a 1500 watt inverter I bought my microwave at Wal-Mart for around $50 n have it strapped down on the top bunk just unwrap it plug it in

Posted:  5 years, 4 months ago

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Newbie truck backing problems...

Hello Logan M Everyone is giving great advice Remember to relax n not stress U can do this and pass the test As they have been saying U will get better in time. U will never get perfect at it No one ever does be careful n G.O.A.L God luck n b safe

Posted:  5 years, 4 months ago

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Woke up in a panic, I overslept going to get my first service failure!

Lol Been there done that Hope u finally g it some rest

Posted:  5 years, 4 months ago

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Headed to Springfield to start class to become a trainer

Please keep us posted I've wanting to do training myself not just for the extra pay but more on teaching thanks n best of luck

Posted:  5 years, 6 months ago

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Mentor Just Dumped My Fiance?? Literally??

How r things going now Did mentor return

Posted:  5 years, 6 months ago

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Got my bus confirmation

Congrats n Good Luck Stay focused n b Safe

Posted:  5 years, 6 months ago

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Well now I've gone and done it!

Congratulations

Posted:  5 years, 7 months ago

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Grabbed wrong trailer :-(

Opp's it happens Done it my self My dispatcher caught it Glad I was only 10 miles from yard got iy straightened out :) Please folks Mach ur papwr work the the trailer n don't forget to match seal n destination

Posted:  5 years, 7 months ago

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New the group goin to my first company

Hello John P n congrats.Prime is go poo d choice to start I was an EMT in Delaware loved doing that n was very stressful at times Please keep an open mind out here n never stop leaning. It can n will b stressful out here. It is a different life style out here. Sounds that ur GF is 100% behind u Thats awesome. Always ask ?'s. B safe

Posted:  5 years, 7 months ago

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Counting the trailer tandem holes

I always count all the holes even the stop rail bar

Posted:  5 years, 7 months ago

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Purchasing small appliances for in truck use???

My company installed 1500 watt inverter I have a 5 cup coffee pot 700 watt micro small frig. Toaster n a hot plate makes life alot easier

Posted:  5 years, 11 months ago

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Schneider Dedicated Middletown Delaware

Go for it John sounds good to me Hometime will work for u Me I like the open rd best of luck n b safe

Posted:  5 years, 11 months ago

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My own truck!!!!

Do not deal with it. If he is that bad u either need to talk with him or request another trainer

Posted:  5 years, 11 months ago

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Off the wall question

I've seen alot of drivers with cats i would luv to have a cat on my truck again but my company doesnt allow cats As for the litter box just clean it everyday

Posted:  6 years ago

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Starting with Prime Inc next month

GM Sir There is alot of great info on here that will help u thru the process take advantage of it all On here U will not get BS from anyone It's all straight truth. Good Luck n B safe

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