Driver, Long Haul

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 928004344
  • Open Date: June 17, 2022
  • Close Date: August 26, 2022
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:95 Royal Birch Manor NW, Calgary, Alberta T3G 5J8
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 10
  • Compensation: $30.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to or by mail
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:
Perform preventive maintenance
Pay and receive payments for goods
Load and unload goods
Receive and relay information to central dispatch
Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
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
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
Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports
Trip reports
Maintenance and repair reports
Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
Driver logbook
Bill of lading

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

Additional Skills
Address customers’ complaints or concerns
Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques
Professionalism in customer service

Security and Safety
Driver’s validity licence check
Driving record check (abstract)
Drug test
Criminal record check
Valid passport

Own Tools/Equipment
Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border
Willing to travel for extended periods
Willing to travel overnight
Valid driver’s licence
Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks
Attention to detail

Work Location Information
Various locations

Type of Trucking and Equipment
Dry bulk

Transportation/Travel Experience

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication

Workplace information
On the road job

Health benefits
Disability benefits

Financial benefits
Gasoline paid

Other benefits
Free parking available
Transportation provided by employer
Parking available
Travel insurance

Screening questions
Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
Are you willing to relocate for this position?
What is the highest level of study you have completed?
Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
Are you available for shift or on-call work?
Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
Are you available for the advertised start date?
Do you have the necessary equipment for remote work (i.e. internet, home office, etc.)?
Professional Certification Requirements

Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)
AZ class license

Employee Benefits Package
Benefits Health benefits Disability benefits Other benefits Free parking available
Transportation provided by employer
Parking available
Travel insurance Financial benefits Gasoline paid
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