Wilson Logistics Journey, From Corrections Officer To Truck Driver.

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JT 's Comment
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Hey guys,

Figured I'd come on here and start a journey diary. I'll be starting with Wilson Logistics, got my med card now I'm working on obtaining my permit. I'm pretty excited to be starting with Wilson. I been doing a lot of research and think Wilson is a good fit for my needs.

Here's alittle about myself. I'm 26, and currently a Corrections Officer for the state. I been a CO for a few years now and I just don't see myself being here for 25-30years. Everyone bashed on me for wanting to leave a state job to become a truck driver. Everyone says I should just suck it up till retirement and then think about switching careers. Being a truck driver is something I always dreamed about especially because I'm some what of an introvert.

This is going to be a very big jump for me and if I'm being honest. I'm pretty damn nervous and scared because I am leaving a state job for the unknown and I don't know what lies over the horizon.

That's it for now.

Vicki M.'s Comment
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Are you going to be training in Missouri or Montana? I'm leaving this weekend to start training with Wilson in MT. I am leaving a 32 year career...I look forward to following your journey.

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Operating While Intoxicated

JT 's Comment
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They're sending me to Montana.

Are you going to be training in Missouri or Montana? I'm leaving this weekend to start training with Wilson in MT. I am leaving a 32 year career...I look forward to following your journey.

OWI:

Operating While Intoxicated

Vicki M.'s Comment
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They're sending me to Montana.

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Are you going to be training in Missouri or Montana? I'm leaving this weekend to start training with Wilson in MT. I am leaving a 32 year career...I look forward to following your journey.

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Very cool. I'll be there starting this Monday.

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Operating While Intoxicated

JT 's Comment
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I'll be following your journey too. I noticed you're also from Vegas as well. Us desert rats are going to be in for a weather shock. Lol

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They're sending me to Montana.

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Are you going to be training in Missouri or Montana? I'm leaving this weekend to start training with Wilson in MT. I am leaving a 32 year career...I look forward to following your journey.

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Very cool. I'll be there starting this Monday.

OWI:

Operating While Intoxicated

Mountain Matt's Comment
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Good luck to you both!

JT, keep updating this thread when you get the chance. I'm considering a career change from a government job as well. Wilson also interests me. I'd love to get sent to Montana, haha, but I'm closer to their Missouri facility.

Vicki M.'s Comment
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I'll be following your journey too. I noticed you're also from Vegas as well. Us desert rats are going to be in for a weather shock. Lol

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They're sending me to Montana.

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Are you going to be training in Missouri or Montana? I'm leaving this weekend to start training with Wilson in MT. I am leaving a 32 year career...I look forward to following your journey.

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Very cool. I'll be there starting this Monday.

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The weather has been fickle to say the least. Do you have a date set yet? The trainers up here are awesome,

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Operating While Intoxicated

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