Long Haul Truck Driver

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 973677446
  • Open Date: November 25, 2021
  • Close Date: January 23, 2022
  • Organization: Metro Transport Ltd.
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 5
  • Compensation: $25.25 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to metrotransp@yahoo.ca or by mail
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Perform preventive maintenance;
Perform emergency roadside repairs;
Perform brake adjustments;
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;
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

Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Security and Safety

Driver’s validity licence check
Driving record check (abstract)
Drug test
Valid passport

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Large workload

Work Location Information

Various locations

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Tractor-trailer

Transportation/Travel Experience

Regional
International
Long-haul

Personal Suitability

Team player

Benefits

Medical Benefits

Professional Certification Requirements

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

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