Truck Driver, Long Haul

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 654348757
  • Open Date: November 20, 2021
  • Close Date: January 9, 2022
  • Organization: TriNation Transport Inc
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 3
  • Compensation: $20.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to jobstrinationtransport@gmail.com
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Perform preventive maintenance;
Pay and receive payments for goods;
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;
Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations;
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

Security and Safety

Driver’s validity licence check
Driving record check (abstract)
Medical exam
Drug test
Criminal record check
Basic security clearance
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

Handling heavy loads

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Tractor-trailer
Refrigerated
Logging, highway

Transportation/Travel Experience

Regional
National
Local
Provincial/territorial
Short-haul
Long-haul

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Judgement
Reliability
Organized

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