• Location: Business located in Winnipeg, MB
• Salary: $21.00/hour. Overtime paid as applicable.
• Vacancies: 4
• Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time; 40 hours/week with possibility of overtime
• Start date: As soon as possible
• Employment conditions: Overtime, Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend, Night, Flexible hours
• Employer covers the relocation costs
Languages – English
Education – Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Experience – 2 years to less than 3 years
Compulsory Credentials – Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks) OR EQUIVALENT, Air Brakes Endorsement
Security and Safety – Valid passport, Criminal record check, Basic security clearance, Medical exam
Transportation/Travel Information – Willing to travel cross-border, Travel expenses paid by employer, Valid driver’s licence, Willing to travel overnight
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities – Attention to detail, Handling heavy loads, Overtime required, Physically demanding, Sitting
Work Location Information – Willing to relocate, Various freight delivery locations, Relocation costs covered by employer
Personal Suitability – Effective interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Organized, Reliability, Judgement, Team player, Excellent oral communication, Courteous behaviour and professionalism in customer service
Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment, Citizens band (CB) radio, Trip recorder (on-board computer)
Documentation Knowledge – Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Accident or incident reports, Dangerous goods occurrence reports, Trans-border documentation, Trip reports, Maintenance and repair reports
Load and unload goods, Perform preventive maintenance, Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption, Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes, 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, Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo.
Transportation/Travel Experience – National, Provincial/territorial, Regional, Long-haul – established experience of long haul trucking a must.
Type of Trucking and Equipment – Refrigerated, Tractor-trailer
Weight Handling – Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Please apply by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org