Job Fair and Truck Rodeo

​Open to the Public

The Annual Transportation Institute Job Fair and Truck Rodeo!

  • Get tours and information on exciting careers as an over-the-road truck driver.​
  • Talk to recruiters that hire truck drivers.
  • Watch current and former DMACC students compete in a truck-driving skills rodeo!*
  • Free barbeque.

While only current DMACC students and alumni can participate in the rodeo, all are welcome to watch!

Rodeo Location:

Transportation Institute
2081 NE 54th Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50313

Rodeo Schedule:

Thursday, September 12, 2019

9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. - try your driving skills at the rodeo obstacle course. Then stay and enjoy a free BBQ lunch beginning at 11:30 a.m., and visit several recruiters that hire truck drivers.

Lunch and the recruiters will be here Thursday from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The rodeo course will start back up again from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Friday, September 13, 2019​

The rodeo will be open from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.​m.
Then stay and enjoy a free BBQ lunch beginning at 11:30 a.m.






Each year in the September timeframe the Transportation Institute conducts its Annual Truck Rodeo where students, alumni and staff can compete for awards on a driving course. In addition all can enjoy an appreciation barbeque during the lunch hours from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Please email Rachel at to register.​

All past students, current students, and their immediate families are invited!

2015 Truck Rodeo