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Long Haul Truck Driver

Job Information
Author sevenvalleystransport
Date March 16, 2017
Type Full Time
Company Seven Valleys Transportation Inc.
Salary 25 - Per Hour
Location Surrey
Category Trucking-short and long haul
Contact Information

Salary: $25.00/Hourly

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Language: English

Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible

Minimum Education: High School

Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Truck Drivers (7411)

NOC Job Title: Truck Driver, Long Haul


Job Location(s)

Unit #12, 19480-66 Avenue
Surrey, British Columbia
V3V 4B7 Canada

Job Description

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Transport finished goods and raw materials over land and from manufacturing plants or retail and distribution centers.
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance.
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules.
  • Document and log work/rest periods and kilometers spent driving and retain fuel/tool receipts.
  • Input “Marcos” into our automated system for each stage of the loading and unloading process.
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policy and procedures.
  • Maneuver truck into loading and unloading positions.
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions.
  • Report defects, accidents or violations.
  • Communicate with dispatchers, other drivers and customers.

Requirements:

  • Completion of Secondary School is required.
  • Experience of 2 to 3 years is required.
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly.
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc.).
  • Driver License (Class 1 or AZ, Air Breaks Endorsement).

Skills Required:

  • Problem solving
  • Job task planning
  • Organizing skills
  • Significant memory

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