Long haul truck driver

Job Information
Author reshamgill
Date March 1, 2017
Type Full Time
Company Five River Express Ltd.
Salary 26.00 - Per Hour
Location EDMONTON
Category Trucking-short and long haul
Contact Information
reshamsinghgill@yahoo.com

JOB TITLE

Long Haul Truck Driver

VACANCIES

3

JOB START DATE

As soon as possible

WAGE

$26.00/hour

HOURS

40 hours/week

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT

Permanent, Full time

SECURITY AND SAFETY

Driving record check (abstract), basic security clearance, drug test, driver’s validity licence check

WORK CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL CAPABILITIES

Physically demanding, Attention to details, sitting, handling heavy loads

TRANSPORTATION AND TRAVEL INFORMATION

Valid driver’s license, willing to travel overnight, willing to travel for extended periods and cross-border

OWN TOOLS/ EQUIPMENTS

Cellular Phone

WORK LOCATION INFORMATION

Various locations

PERSONAL SUITABILITY

Reliability, Flexibility, Organized

COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS EXPERIENCE

Citizens Band (CB) radio, Operate GPS (General Positioning System), and other navigation equipment

DOCUMENTATION KNOWLEDGE

Driver log-book, Trans-border documentation, Bill of landing, trip reports, maintenance and repair reports, accident or incident reports, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post trip)

SPECIFIC SKILLS

  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment.
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Perform pre-trip, en-route and post trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch

TYPES OF TRUCKING AND EQUIPMENT

Flatbed, Tractor-trailer B train, Refrigerated, Tractor-trailer, Straight truck (4600kg+ or 10000 lbs+ with 3+ axles)

WEIGHT HANDLING

Up to 9kgs (20lbs)

CREDENTIALS

Air Brake (Z) endorsement, Driver’s license (Class A or 1)

EDUCATION

No certificate, degree or diploma

EXPERIENCE

No experience

LANGUAGES

English

EMLOYER

Five River Express Ltd.

EMPLOYER ADDRESS

2206 Kaufman Way NW

Edmonton

AB T6L 7E2

HOW TO APPLY

By Mail

2206 Kaufman Way NW

EDMONTON, ALBERTA

T6L 7E2

By E-mail

reshamsinghgill@yahoo.com

 

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