Minimum Qualifications

Drive for Top Energy LTD

Thank you for your interest in driving for Top Energy. Below are our standards for hiring the best and safest drivers on the road today. If you have questions about any of Top Energy’s requirements for truck driving, please contact us.

All applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications for truck driving.

Dedicated Support

TOP ENERGY has a team of freight experts that only deal with truckload carriers. They’re knowledgeable in every aspect of truckload freight shipping.

Wider Coverage

The availability of trucks is constantly changing. Partnering with TOP ENERGY closes the capacity gap for all customers at a competitive price.

Better Service Options

We hold our carriers to the highest of professional standards and business practices. You can rely on TOP ENERGY to find a carrier that’s right for you.


  • Applicants must be at least 21 years old
  • Applicants must have a valid CDL from the state that they declare to be their point of permanent domicile
  • Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and meet the Homeland Security/Transportation Administration requirements
  • Applicants must be able to obtain a United States passport, TWIC card, and hazmat endorsement
  • Applicants must provide no less than 2 years of driving work history.


All applicants must be able to pass a physical that complies with standards issued by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. The physical ensures that you are healthy enough to safely operate a commercial motor vehicle to keep our roads safe for everyone.


  • No felony convictions in the last seven years; time starts once your probation or parole is completed. Convictions older than seven years will be considered a case by case basis.
  • No controlled substance events in past seven years.
  • Crimes involving dishonesty, theft, or fraud are disqualifying events, other issues will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • Have not been incarcerated within the last five years.