Driver, Heavy Truck

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 502872512
  • Open Date: October 1, 2021
  • Close Date: December 10, 2021
  • Organization: Tuff Steaming & Pressure Washing
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Hanna, Alberta, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 month - 7 months
  • Job Vacancies: 1
  • Compensation: $25.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to tuffsteamingcareers@gmail.com
  • 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;
Drive lighter, special purpose trucks;
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;
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)
Dangerous goods occurrence reports
Driver logbook
Bill of lading

Communication Systems Experience

Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Apitional Skills

Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques
Professionalism in customer service

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Security and Safety

Driver’s validity licence check
Driving record check (abstract)
Criminal record check
Basic security clearance
Valid passport

Own Tools/Equipment

Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel for extended periods
Willing to travel overnight
Valid driver’s licence
Drive manual transmission vehicle
Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Sitting
Large workload

Work Location Information

Various locations

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles)
Liquid bulk
Surface mining dump, off-highway
Hydrovac
Logging, off-highway
Extended length tractor-trailer combination

Transportation/Travel Experience

Regional
National
Local
Provincial/territorial
Short-haul
Long-haul

Personal Suitability

Flexibility
Excellent written communication
Judgement
Organized

Teleworking Information

On the road job

Professional Certification Requirements

Driver’s License (Class 3 or D)
Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)

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