Long Haul Truck Driver

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 227011616
  • Open Date: January 10, 2022
  • Close Date: March 26, 2022
  • Organization: Trans Empire Logistics Inc
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 month - 7 months
  • Job Vacancies: 2
  • Compensation: $26.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to [email protected]
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:
Transport and handle dangerous goods
Perform preventive maintenance
Perform emergency roadside repairs
Perform brake adjustments
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
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
Trans-border documentation
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
Trip recorder (on-board computer)

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

Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Experience
Regional
National
Provincial/territorial
Long-haul

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

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

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
Attention to detail
Sitting

Work Location Information
Willing to relocate
Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Reliability
Organized
Professional Certification Requirements
Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)
Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
AZ class license
Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
Air Brakes Endorsement
Employee Benefits Package
Medical Benefits
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