Driver, Heavy Truck

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 670579542
  • Open Date: January 6, 2022
  • Close Date: March 28, 2022
  • Organization: Capitol Steel Corportion
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:1355 Saskatchewan Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3K4
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 10
  • Compensation: $21.00 to $28.00 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
Pay and receive payments for 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
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
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
Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Additional Skills
Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques

Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Flatbed

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

Security and Safety
Driver’s validity licence check
Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver’s licence
Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Large workload
Overtime required

Personal Suitability
Flexibility
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Reliability
Organized
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