Truck Requirements

Truck Requirements

  • Truck must be ¾-Ton or Larger (Diesel Preferred)
  • Truck must be presentable
  • Flatbeds must be mitered
  • Extended (or extendable) mirrors
  • Electric Brake Controller

Truck must be equipped with the following:

  • Mud Flaps full width of the wheels and extending to within 6 inches of the ground
  • Receiver Hitch appropriately rated for truck
  • Two 5/16th inch ball rated 10,000 lbs or more (height 20”-22” from ground)
  • Fifth Wheel properly installed and rated for at least 15,000 lbs. (Fifth wheel optional)
  • A Bargman 7-prong Electric Trailer Plug with 12 Volt Power
  • 7-way Electrical Tester
  • Padlock suitable for latching hitch coupler
  • Breakaway Battery: 12 Volt Marine Battery with studs and wing nuts
  • Breakaway battery box with ratchet strap
  • Per FMCSA regulations, there must be a location on the truck to hook the breakaway cable. This should hook to the truck itself and cannot be attached to any removable part of the truck (like the insert) or the safety chains (see website for picture)
  • Spare Fuses for Truck and Trailer
  • Gauged and Mounted Fire Extinguisher rated 5BC or higher
  • Torque Wrench
  • DOT Approved Triangles or 6 Flares
  • Jack is stable enough to lift a truck or trailer
  • No Window Tint on Front Windows
  • Zip Ties or Nylon Nut/Bolt Sets for transporter plates
  • Marker Lights are NOT required but should be working if your truck has them
  • NO Radar Detector
  • Hand Tools
  • Heavy Duty Carabiner Ring
  • Weight Distribution Bars rated for 10,000lbs

Please Call Our Recruiting Team If You Have Any Questions: 574-533-0001