Long Haul Truck Driver

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 275198896
  • Open Date: October 4, 2021
  • Close Date: November 27, 2021
  • Organization: NORTHWEST TRUCK LINES INC.
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 10
  • Compensation: $26.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to northwestsurrey@gmail.com or by mail
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Perform preventive maintenance;
Perform emergency roadside repairs;
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;
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
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

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)
Drug test
Criminal record check
Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding

Work Location Information

Various locations

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Tractor-trailer
Refrigerated
Logging, highway

Transportation/Travel Experience

International
Provincial/territorial
Long-haul

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Judgement
Reliability

Benefits

Medical Benefits
Dental Benefits
Other Benefits

Professional Certification Requirements

Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)
Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

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