Archive for November, 2011

Halliburton hiring for truck driver jobs

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Oil field giant Halliburton said this week it is recruiting for many truck driver jobs in San Antonio, among other positions.

Halliburton said it it will hire 1500 people for a variety of positions, including administrators, managers, technicians, engineers, chemists, geologists and engineering jobs in San Antonio.

The jobs will pay an average of $70,000 per year.

Halliburton just broke ground on a $50 million base of operations in San Antonio.
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New initiative to help veterans find truck driver jobs

Sunday, November 13th, 2011

If veterans come home from active duty seeking truck driver jobs, a new initiative by President Obama will help them achieve their goal.

Obama announced executive orders Nov. 7 to give tax credits to employers who hire post-9/11 veterans and wounded warriors, as well as enhanced career counseling and related services for veterans.
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FedEx numbers signal an increase in truck driver jobs

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

The increase of FedEx seasonal jobs is a good indicator that there will be more truck driver jobs.

FedEx said recently it expects to move more than 17 million shipments – almost double its daily average volume – through its global networks on December 12, the projected busiest day in company history. The 10 percent year-over-year increase will be driven by FedEx SmartPost, a residential shipping service designed for online and catalog retailers, as well as expected increased volume at FedEx Ground and FedEx Home Delivery.
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