The Best Jobs for Felons

There are lists of best jobs for felons such as a delivery driver, general laborer, stock clerk, and barber etc. The trucking companies hire felons for their transportation.

There are some things considered when companies hire felony applicant which includes commercial driving experience, steady employment background, clean driving record, and graduation from reputable trucking school.

Regarding truck driving career, the felonies want to hire for that job. The truckers considered an essential part of every industry containing automotive, manufacturing, food, and retail industries. The truck driver career has strong growth due to globalization and extension of business networks.

Truck driving career


The truck driving career typically requires lifestyle like a job because scheduling is the most detrimental element of driver’s performance. Perhaps, schedule considers hardest aspects for drivers. However, the best jobs for felons are truck driving if they have strong commercial experience of driving.

Felons can be trained for truck driver positions to reduce the crime rate in the country. The truck driving career is not lucrative as compared to other profession but drivers can earn a lot.

Once a truck driver got a truck driving license, they can drive countless other vehicles as well. Furthermore, there are certain realistic expectations from the truck driving career.

Realistic expectations of truck drivers:

  • Stress is a major element of the job.
  • Communication skills key to success.
  • Changes are necessary for a successful career.
  • Suffer relationship.

Such expectations built motivation and inspiration among drivers to continue career profession as a truck driver. Hence, truck driver career can earn a lot if they committed to their job because this profession involves many challenges.

Such challenges may be time, away from friends and family, and manage truck responsibilities.

Name of companies who hire felons

One of the largest jobs is trucking because people have sufficient time to pass since conviction date. In this regard, there are certain trucking companies that help for felons in a truck driving career.

Felons can get a job in trucking companies if they have valid CDL license and driver should be at least 21 years old and 10 years of driving record. Various trucking companies like swift transportations offer online application for the truck driving job.

About trucking companies that help for felons. The other companies such as J.B hunt, Shaffer tracking, Crete carrier, Dutch maid logistics. Celadon, CR England, dick lavy trucking, JBS carrier, and hunt transportations.

These companies hire felons with a conviction of 10 or more years old. In addition, companies hire felons with the conviction of 7 or more years old are Roehl Transport, Stevens transport, Melton truck lines, PGT Trucking, Knight Transportation,and Falcon transport. Continue reading “The Best Jobs for Felons”