Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Terry Beachy, Coordinator

Mountaintop Truck Driving Institute, the branch of Garrett College is emphasizing the current need for drivers in the state and the benefits of such a job. "We see people working fast-food jobs at minimum wage," Terry Beachy, coordinator, said, "and truck drivers can work and earn $38,000 to $40,000. People can find jobs around here with anyone that delivers a product locally."
Instructor Jack Gauntz, standing, and student Ronald Shaffer go over some of the fine points of learning to drive a tractor-trailer. Click for the rest of the article, Sarah Moses/Cumberland Times-News