Driver, Truck

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 778134350
  • Open Date: November 24, 2021
  • Close Date: January 14, 2022
  • Organization: Riverdale Poultry Express Inc
  • Sector: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:Elmira, Ontario, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 7 months - 1 year
  • Job Vacancies: 10
  • Compensation: $59,488 to $70,792 annually
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Perform preventive maintenance;
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;
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)
Dangerous goods occurrence reports
Driver logbook
Bill of lading

Communication Systems Experience

Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Apitional Skills

Apress customers’ complaints or concerns
Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques
Professionalism in customer service

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)
Criminal record check
Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

Hard hat
Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel for extended periods
Willing to travel overnight
Valid driver’s licence
Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Attention to detail
Sitting
Large workload
Overtime required

Work Location Information

Remote location
Various locations

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Tractor-trailer
Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles)
Flatbed

Transportation/Travel Experience

Regional
National
Local
Provincial/territorial
Short-haul

Personal Suitability

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

Benefits

Medical Benefits
Disability Benefits
Dental Benefits
Group Insurance Benefits
RRSP Benefits
Other Benefits

Professional Certification Requirements

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)
Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
Commercial Vehicle Operator’s Registration (CVOR) Certificate
AZ class license

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