If you decide to become a trucker, you will find you have various options open to you. You may decide to stick closer to home and do only short hauls. Alternatively, long haul or over the road (OTR), may be what you enjoy doing. In either job opportunity, you will find yourself directed to various firms that provide the kind of jobs you want. You will be asked about your ability to drive certain types of vehicles to fulfill your obligations. While some companies generalize, there are firms that specialize in specific types of trucking and the associated vehicles. Among the most common type operating in North America today are dry van trucking companies.