Long Haul Truck Driver!

Job Information
Author moosehorntruckingltd
Date September 6, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Moosehorn Trucking Ltd
Salary $20.14/ hour or 0.38 cents a mile at a rate of 53 miles per hour - Per Hour
Location Penobsquis, NB
Category Trucking-short and long haul
Contact Information

Moosehorn Trucking Ltd. located in Penobsquis, NB is now looking to hire 1 Long Haul Truck Driver!

Please note:
This role involves working various and long hours
Must be able to work without supervision
Must have clean driving abstract

Job Duties:

  • Load and unload goods,
  • Transport and handle dangerous goods,
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo,
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials,
  • Perform preventive maintenance,
  • 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,
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment,
  • Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations,
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch

Weight Handling:
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Transportation/Travel Information:
Willing to travel internationally, Willing to travel cross-border, Willing to travel for extended periods, Willing to travel overnight, Valid driver’s licence, Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:
Large workload, Attention to detail, Handling heavy loads, Repetitive tasks, Sitting, Overtime required, Physically demanding

Work Location Information:
Willing to relocate

Personal Suitability:
Team player, Effective interpersonal skills, Reliability, Judgment, Organized, Excellent oral communication, Flexibility

Additional Skills:
Mountain driving expertise, Professionalism in customer service, Address customers’ complaints or concerns

Communication Systems Experience:
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment, Citizens band (CB) radio, Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Documentation Knowledge:
Trans-border documentation, Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Trip reports, Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports, Dangerous goods occurrence reports, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)

Job requirements:
Languages: English or French

Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience: 1 year or more

Security and Safety:
Valid passport, Medical exam, Driver’s validity licence check, Driving record check (abstract), Drug test, Criminal record check, Basic security clearance

Wage: $20.14/ hour or 0.38 cents a mile at a rate of 53 miles per hour

How to apply:
Email: contact@moosehorntrucking.com
By mail
Moosehorn Trucking Ltd.
14 Dunsinane South Road,
Penobsquis, NB
E4G 2A5

Employment groups: Students, Youth, Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Persons with disabilities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, and Apprentices


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