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Working for Vancouver freight carriers as a truck driver promises freedom from a nine-to-five schedule, life on the open road, and high demand for your skills. But if you want to get a job with a Vancouver Delivery service, you need to obtain a commercial driver’s license, which demands a minimum age of 19 for a Class 1, 2, or 4 licence, and 18 for a Class 3 or heavy trailer endorsement. Here are the steps required to get a job as a truck driver in Canada.

The pros and cons of a career driving truck.


You’ve been doing the same job for years and you’re tired of the same old grind. Or maybe you’re just looking for something that’s a bit out of the ordinary. Here are a few things to ponder when deciding whether a career in truck driving is right for you.

Driving a commercial vehicle can be tricky, especially when the route takes you through treacherous roadways or driving conditions aren't ideal.


The Coquihalla Highway is one of British Columbia's most difficult highways to navigate because of the extreme winds and heavy snowfall that can start as early as September and last through March or April. Whether you're a veteran truck driver or new to the Coquihalla, the tips below can help make the trip a little smoother.