Interview Questions for Tractor-trailer Truck Drivers:
1. Can you tell me which skills distinguish an experienced truck driver from others?
Assesses the candidate’s knowledge and experience in tractor-trailer truck driving.
2. Can you tell me how you would reach a destination if your GPS navigation fails?
Evaluates the candidate's experience and their ability to solve problems.
3. A tire bursts while you are driving on an interstate highway. How do you react?
Highlights the candidate’s experience and their ability to ensure the safety of their freight and that of other road users.
4. Can you tell me about a time when you successfully delivered a challenging load?
Demonstrates the candidate's skills and whether the described scenario meets job expectations.
5. What would you do if a severe snowstorm delays your delivery schedule?
Tests the candidate’s communication skills, as well as their ability to follow procedures under pressure.