Long Haul Truck Driver

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 658932779
  • Open Date: January 10, 2022
  • Close Date: March 22, 2022
  • Organization: World Wide Atlantic Freight Inc
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Scoudouc, New Brunswick, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: Not mandatory
  • Job Vacancies: 7
  • Compensation: $22.50 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:
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
Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
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
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
Professionalism in customer service

Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

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

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

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
Physically demanding
Sitting

Personal Suitability
Flexibility
Team player
Professional Certification Requirements
Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)
Air Brakes Endorsement
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