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Long Haul Truck Driver

Job Information
Author redarch
Date February 5, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Red Arch Transport Inc
Salary $24.00 - $26.00/Hour (Based on Experience) - Per Hour
Location Winnipeg, MB
Category Trucking-short and long haul
Contact Information

Business Name: Red Arch Transport Inc

Business Address: 52 Santa Fe Dr, Winnipeg, MB, R2R 2W5

Yard Address: Unit 12 – 1601 Church Ave, Winnipeg, MB, R2X 1G9

Job Title: Long Haul Truck Driver

Number of Positions: 20

Terms of Employment: Full-Time/Permanent

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Wage: $24.00 – $26.00/Hour (Based on Experience)

Location of Work: Various locations across North America

Type of Trucking and Equipment: Tractor-Trailer

Type of Travel: Long-haul, Regional, Provincial/Territorial, Cross-Border

Job Duties:

  • Operate and drive primarily tractor-trailer, long-combination vehicle and straight-body trucks to deliver long haul loads
  • Plan trip logistics and obtain required documentation to transport goods
  • Loading and unloading of goods. Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo.
  • Plan trip logistics and prepare documentation for transportation of goods and record trip details, cargo info, distance traveled, gas consumption
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection of vehicle systems, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights and turning signals, brakes and cold storage
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Ensure cargo is secured properly in accordance with safety requirements and follow safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods
  • Administer bills of lading and manually or electronically maintain log books
  • Communicate with dispatcher, other drivers and customers using communication devices and on-board computers
  • May drive as part of a two-person team or convoy

Skills Requirements

Education: Completion of Secondary school is required.

Experience: No experience required, on the job training will be provided

Language: English

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Weight Handling Up to 23 kg (50 lbs.)

  • Ability to sit for long hours
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel internationally
  • Willing to travel overnight
  • Must be willing to work as a team across Canada and USA.

Safety and Security: Basic Security Clearance, Criminal record check and drug test.

How to Apply:


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