Long haul Truck Driver

Location: Chestermere, AB
Salary: $26.00 / Hour
Vacancies: 5 Vacancies
Employment groups: Youth, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada
Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time 44 Hours / Week
Start date: As soon as possible
Employment conditions: Early morning, Morning, Evening

Job requirements

Languages
English

Education
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience
1 year to less than 2 years

Own Tools/Equipment
Cellular phone

Security and Safety
Criminal record check, Driver's validity licence check, Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border, Willing to travel for extended periods, Willing to travel internationally, Valid driver's licence, Willing to travel overnight

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail, Handling heavy loads, Physically demanding, Sitting

Work Location Information
Various locations

Personal Suitability
Flexibility, Organized, Reliability, Judgement

Additional Skills
Professionalism in customer service

Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Documentation Knowledge
Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Driver logbook, Accident or incident reports, Trans-border documentation, Trip reports, Maintenance and repair reports

Specific Skills
Load and unload goods, Drive lighter, special purpose trucks, Perform preventive maintenance, Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Perform brake adjustments, Pay and receive payments for goods, Perform emergency roadside repairs, Transport and handle dangerous goods, Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption, Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment, Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations, Receive and relay information to central dispatch, Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

Transportation/Travel Experience
National, International, Long-haul

Type of Trucking and Equipment
Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles), Flatbed, Extended length tractor-trailer combination

Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Driver's License (Class 1 or A)

How to apply
By email:
cdxdispatch@gmail.com

Town: 

Chestermere

Phone: 

7809380860

Email: 

cdxdispatch@gmail.com