Job Posting

Truck driver, long distance (RELIABLE TRUCK DRIVER WANTED)

Summerside (PE)


Based on commission, mileage or piece work

Job Number:


Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible


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Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Full-Time

Number of positions:


Employer Details


Smith farms Ltd

Job requirements




Not required


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

Driver's Licence (Class 1 or A)



3 years to less than 5 years


Type of Trucking and Equipment

Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles); Tractor-trailer; Flatbed; Refrigerated


Type of Travel

Short-haul; Long-haul; Local; Provincial/territorial; International


Documentation Knowledge

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


Communication Equipment Experience

Cellular phone


Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)


Specific Skills

Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials; Plan travel schedules and routes; Use atlases and other trip planning aids; Receive and relay information to central dispatcher; Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment; Perform brake adjustments; Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness; Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs


Additional Skills

Professionalism in customer service


Security and Safety

Bondable; Basic security clearance; Criminal record check; Driving record check (abstract); Medical exam; Drug test


Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots


Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding


Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver's licence


Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Continuous learning


How to Apply

By fax:


Date Posted:


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