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KS Energy Services CDL Training Instructor in New Berlin, Wisconsin

CDL Training Instructor


Title:CDL Training Instructor



Location:New Berlin, Wisconsin

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Nature of Work:

This position will be responsible for developing and teaching CDL concepts to students looking to obtain a CDL Learners Permit and/or Class A CDL with manual transmission, air brakes and tanker endorsement. Instruction will include all skills related to Pre and Post Trip Inspection, backing skills and road test. Trainer will follow CDL curriculum in 49 CFR Part 380, Appendix A.

CDL training will be held at the KS Energy yard and / or training facility in New Berlin WI. Students will be traveling from other KS locations across the Midwest.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Driver Training record keeping and certification for State Licensing Agency’s and / or CDL testing sites.

  • Prepare for and deliver instruction to students following curriculum and behind the wheel

  • Assess student performance

  • Complete evaluation and follow-up

  • Complete record keeping and certification for licensing agency’s

  • Communicate with management student status

  • Conduct random FMCSA drug testing

Required Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and /or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Class A CDL with Airbrakes, Manual Transmission, Fifth Wheel and Tanker Endorsement.

  • Possess and maintain a good driving record with DOT/DMV and DOT Roadside Inspections.

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a truck driver.

  • Professionally conduct class and the ability to speak in front of students and team members

  • Be able to develop a pretest and how to use it.

  • Ability to demonstrate the maneuverability with large vehicles and trailers

  • Have working knowledge of roadside inspections

  • Ability to ride with students and give instruction

  • Able to advise and coach student on academic issues

  • Be able to maintain certification and stay current in FMCSA regulations

    Desirable Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of State requirements is helpful.

About KS: Every day, we install the pipes and cables that power our lives--from lighting offices to heating homes. While this paints a pretty picture, our work is just pretty tough. We dig. We cut. We build.

Every time we climb into a protected hole, we're taking a risk. The smallest mistake may cause an accident. This work demands safety, perfection, and efficiency. It's Mission: Impossible. At KS, we live for it. We build energy infrastructure that you depend on. In this industry, everyone is good. WE ARE BETTER!

KS Energy Services is a family centered company, we value hard work, integrity and diversity. Working for KS Energy Services offers the opportunity for a rewarding career in the construction industry.

We offer excellent compensation and industry-leading benefits, such as health, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, all starting on DAY 1. Eligible for Company 401(k) match after 90 days of service.