24 Dec 2021

Long haul truck driver

  • V4U Freightway Inc. – Posted by yadvinder
  • Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Job ID : 41854
  • Category : Logistics
  • Job Type : Full-Time
  • Salary : $27-30 Hourly
  • Anticipated Start Date : 2021-12-24
  • Posting Date : 24 Dec 2021
  • Expiry Date : 23 Jan 2022

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Description

Job requirements

Languages

English

Number of Vacancies:

02

Employment conditions:

On call, Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Shift, Weekend, Night, Flexible hours.

On the road job

 Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check, Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel cross-border, Willing to travel for extended periods, Willing to travel internationally, Drive manual transmission vehicle, Valid driver's licence, Willing to travel overnight

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Large workload, Repetitive tasks, Handling heavy loads, Overtime required, Physically demanding, Sitting

Personal Suitability

Flexibility, Reliability, Judgement, Team player

Additional Skills

Mountain driving expertise

Communication Systems Experience

Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment, Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Documentation Knowledge

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

Specific Skills

Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Load and unload goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, 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, Receive and relay information to central dispatch, Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, Perform brake adjustments, Perform emergency roadside repairs, Transport and handle dangerous goods, Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption, Perform preventive maintenance

Transportation/Travel Experience

Short-haul, Long-haul

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Logging, highway, Tractor-trailer A train, Refrigerated, Tractor-trailer

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks), Driver's License (Class 1 or A), Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

 

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to Apply

By email

jobs.v4ufreightways@gmail.com

Instructions

Here is what you must include when submitting your application:

  • Cover letter

Job Categories: Logistics. Job Types: Full-Time.

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