With the militarys thousands of vehicles transport of personnel and cargoes, supplies and other things is not a problem. There are about 50,000 buses and heavy trucks that operate daily based on military records. The vehicle drivers who are enlisted personnel in the military spearhead the operation of these heavy trucks for transport services.
The usual duties and responsibilities of Vehicle drivers in the military organization include:
Read daily travel routes to determine time of travel and arrival of cargoes and personnel
Check whether transporting vehicles are loaded properly
Conduct checking of fluid levels, tire pressure and oil
Direct in driving all vehicles and travel in all weather condition
Maintain the vehicles regularly through washing and other routine maintenance
The field of study which is helpful in this kind of job in the military includes:
Enthusiasm in understanding the procedures as well as ethics in driving
Enthusiasm in learning about mechanics
Classroom instructions as well as actual experience in related jobs are ideal training programs. Other helpful attributes also include:
Basics in learning accident prevention which are needed for drivers who travel long distance in the delivery of cargoes and military supplies
Basics in safety procedures to avoid street accidents when transporting cargoes especially during night time
Basics in learning international road signs so that there woud be no problems which can be encountered in the road when transporting cargoes and military supplies
Procedures in basic maintenance of vehicles
The Vehicle drivers in the military work in the field by driving their vehicles and transporting either cargoes or personnel to its destinations. They travel in all weather condition.
The civilian vehicle drivers work in industrial and manufacturing firms, hospitals, private and government agencies. Their duties and functions are only the same with that of the military.