Yard Instructor in Ankeny, IA at TMC Transportation

Date Posted: 6/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

TMC Transportation has an immediate full-time and part-time opening for a Yard Instructor working out of our office in Ankeny, IA.

 TMC Offers:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefit Package (Full time employees only)
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Employee Ownership - ESOP!


PRIMARY FUNCTION: The primary function of a Yard Instructor is to assist in instruction, evaluation, and preparations of new trainees for the over-the-road truck driver positions.


  • Conduct instruction and hands-on training related to all aspects of commercial over-the-road truck driving that trainees are required to master before being released into their own tractor-trailer unit
  • Constructively evaluate trainees and give feedback
  • Maintain and uphold the TMC Transportation values

Job Requirements


  • Ability to communicate and interact with trainees in a learning environment.
  • Must hold and maintain a valid Class “A” Commercial Drivers License (CDL).
  • Excellent driving record.
  • Prior driving experience.
  • Experience backing and operating a tractor-trailer unit in town and confined spaces.