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Long haul truck driver (NOC: 7511/ 7411)

Job Information
Author gillsontrucking
Date February 9, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Gillson Trucking Ltd.
Salary $22.60 - Per Hour
Location Abbotsford, BC
Category Business / Management
Contact Information

Company: Gillson Trucking Ltd.

Long haul truck driver (NOC: 7511/ 7411)

Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time, Overtime, Weekend, Day, Night, Evening

Wage Rate: $22.60 Hourly, for 50.00 Hours per week, Overtime paid after 60 hours.

Anticipated Start Date (at the latest in 3 months):As soon as possible

Vacancies:  5

Education:Not required

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.):Driver’s Licence (Class 1 or A), Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Experience:1 year to less than 2 years

Languages: Basic English

Type of Trucking and Equipment:Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles), Tractor-trailer, Flatbed, Refrigerated, Logging, highway

Type of Travel:Long-haul, Regional, Provincial/territorial.

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

Communication Equipment Experience:Citizens band (CB) radio, Cellular phone, Satellite tracking (GPS) equipment

Weight Handling:More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills:

Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Loading and unloading of goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Plan travel schedules and routes, Use atlases and other trip planning aids, Receive and relay information to central dispatcher, Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, Pay and receive payments for goods, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment Security and Safety: Basic security clearance, Criminal record check, Driving record check (abstract), Medical exam, Drug test

Transportation/Travel Information:Willing to travel cross-border, willing to travel for extended periods, willing to travel overnight, valid driver’s licence

Work Location Information:Various locations across North America.

Essential Skills:Working with others, Problem solving, Job task planning and organizing, significant use of memory

Other:Candidate must be legally entitled to work in Canada and must be willing to drive long haul trucks as a two person team. Basic English is required to understand road signs and fill log book.


How to Apply:

By Mail:109-30468, Great Northern Ave, Abbotsford, BC V2T 6Y6, Canada

By Fax:604-853-2228

By Email:paulgill43@yaho

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