Long Haul Truck Driver

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 983124682
  • Open Date: January 6, 2022
  • Close Date: April 1, 2022
  • Organization: ORBIT MOTOR CARRIERS INC
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Steinbach, Manitoba, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 8
  • Compensation: $22.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to [email protected] 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
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
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
Professionalism in customer service

Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Tractor-trailer B train

Transportation/Travel Experience
Long-haul

Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Sitting

Work Location Information
Various locations

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Team player
Judgement
Reliability
Organized
Professional Certification Requirements
Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)
Air Brakes Endorsement
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