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truck driver, heavy truck Verified Student job Apprentice job Expired

Posted on January 26, 2021 by Employer details Canadian Armed Forces/ Forces armées canadiennes

Job details

  • LocationHalifax, NS
  • Salary96.00 daily for 64 to 160 hours per month
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Part time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, On Call, Flexible Hours, To be determined, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 8 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1627696

Overview

Languages

English

Student status

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Work setting

  • Remote location
  • Various locations

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Drive lighter, special purpose trucks
  • Load and unload goods
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Transport and handle dangerous goods

Experience and specialization

Documentation knowledge

  • Accident or incident reports
  • Driver logbook
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Trip reports

Transportation/travel experience

  • Local
  • Regional
  • Short-haul

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting

Weight handling

  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

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This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Apprentices, Indigenous people, Students, Veterans, Visible minorities

Advertised until

2021-02-09

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