Long Haul Truck Driver

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 703313523
  • Open Date: November 25, 2021
  • Close Date: January 23, 2022
  • Organization: Brar Freight Ways Ltd
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:60 RED EMBERS COMMON NE, Calgary, Alberta T3N 1L1
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 4
  • Compensation: $30.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to brarfreightways@gmail.com
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Perform preventive maintenance;
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;
Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes;
Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

Documentation Knowledge

Accident or incident reports
Trip reports
Maintenance and repair reports
Driver logbook
Bill of lading

Communication Systems Experience

Trip recorder (on-board computer)
Citizens band (CB) radio

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel cross-border
Willing to travel for extended periods
Willing to travel overnight
Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Sitting
Large workload

Work Location Information

Various locations
Relocation costs covered by employer

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Tractor-trailer
Flatbed
Refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Experience

Regional
National
Provincial/territorial
Long-haul

Personal Suitability

Flexibility
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Reliability
Organized

Professional Certification Requirements

Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)

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