Truck Driver, Long Haul

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 329990994
  • Open Date: June 21, 2022
  • Close Date: August 18, 2022
  • Organization: Road wave transport
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 4
  • Compensation: $27.78 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to [email protected] or by mail
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:
Transport and handle dangerous goods
Perform preventive maintenance
Perform emergency roadside repairs
Pay and receive payments for goods
Perform brake adjustments
Load and unload goods
Receive and relay information to central dispatch
Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations
Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
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
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment
Tools
Steel-toed safety boots
Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border
Willing to travel for extended periods
Willing to travel overnight
Drive manual transmission vehicle
Travel expenses paid by employer
Willing to travel internationally

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Sitting
Large workload
Overtime required

Work Location Information
Various locations

Transportation/Travel Experience
National
International
Provincial/territorial

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Team player
Judgement
Reliability
Organized

Workplace information
On the road job

Long term benefits
Other benefits
Professional Certification Requirements

Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)

Employee Benefits Package
Benefits Long term benefits Other benefits
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