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Landstar Minimum Requirements (Quick
These are minimum operator qualification standards subject by DOT
requirements, and the Landstar Carrier Group may impose more stringent requirements at its
option. However, at no time will anyone reduce these minimum standards or make exceptions for
less qualified prospective operators.
Must be at
least 23 years of age.
Must have Class
"A" CDL HAZMAT ("H") or combination ("X") endorsement.
Must have one (1) year verifiable over-the-road driving experience
within the past three (3) years with
a Class "A" CDL, with the type of equipment similar to what the driver will be operating for
No more than three (3) moving violations within the past three
(3) years, with no more than one
(1) excessive speeding (15+) within the last three (3) years.
No at fault DOT recordable accident(s)
within the past 12 months.
No felony convictions, no DUI, DWI in the
past seven (7) years.
No reckless driving, careless driving, and
no suspension of drivers license over thirty (30) days
in the past three (3) years.
Must be able to
speak the English language sufficiently to converse with the
general public, to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, to
respond to official inquiries and to make entries on reports and records.
No prior "POSITIVE" tests from any drug and/or alcohol testing
performed by applicant's previous employers or lease carriers.