Long Haul Truck Drivers

Long Haul Truck Drivers

Job Information
Author wattstewartcommodities
Date June 21, 2022
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Watt & Stewart Commodities Inc.
Salary $34.00 - $35.00 - Per Hour
Location Claresholm, AB
Category Driver
Contact Information
[email protected]

Watt & Stewart Commodities Inc. located at 4134 3rd Streat East, Claresholm, AB T0L 0T0 is looking for fifteen (15) Long Haul Truck Drivers (NOC: 7511)

Employer: Watt & Stewart Commodities Inc.

Work location: 4134 3rd Streat East, Claresholm, AB T0L 0T0 & Various routes in Canada and USA

Vacancies: 15 Vacancies

Salary: $34.00 – $35.00/ Hour for 40 -70 Hours / Week (calculated based on mileage and type of rig)

Benefits: Health Benefits: Health Care Plan and Dental Plan; Financial Benefits: Mileage paid, Safety Bonus, High Mileage Bonus, Retention Bonus and Referral Bonus; Subject to wage increase and incentives

Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time, On Call

Start date: As soon as possible

Employment conditions: Day, evening, night, weekend, on call.

Languages: English

Education: No degree, certificate or diploma.

Experience: Experience an asset

Personal Suitability: reliability, organized

Credentials: Driver’s license (Class 1 or A); Air brake endorsement (Z)

Transportation/Travel Information: Willing to travel cross-border, Willing to travel for extended periods, Valid driver’s license

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

Own Tools/ Equipment: Steel-toed safety boots

Specific Skills:

  • Hauling general commodities using flatbed trailers throughout Canada and the United States;
  • Hauling Lumber, pipe and wide loads;
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials;
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo;
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch;
  • Perform break adjustments;
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs;
  • 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;
  • Load and unload goods;
  • Perform preventive maintenance.

Additional Skills:

  • Mountain driving expertise;
  • Professionalism in customer service;
  • Communication Systems Experience:
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment;

Documentation Knowledge:

Trans-border documentation, Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Trip reports, Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip).

Type of Trucking and Equipment: Tractor-trailer, Flatbed

Weight Handling: Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Transportation/Travel Experience: International, National, Long-Haul

Work Location Information: Willing to relocate

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Physically demanding, Attention to detail, Repetitive tasks, Sitting for extended periods of time

Underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply: Persons with disabilities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada.

How to apply

By email: [email protected]

By fax: 403-625-4185

By mail: 4134 3rd Street East Claresholm, AB T0L 0T0

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