transport driver - North York (ON) - Job posting

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Posted on February 23, 2021 by Employer details Dream Star Bedding Co. (2004) Ltd

Job details

  • Location North York, ON
  • Salary$$24.50HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 5 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1647601

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

No experience

Specific Skills
Transport and handle dangerous goods; Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Perform brake adjustments; Load and unload goods; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials; Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo; Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment; Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations; 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
Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports; Trip reports; Trans-border documentation; Maintenance and repair reports; Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip); Dangerous goods occurrence reports; Driver logbook; Bill of lading
Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment; Trip recorder (on-board computer); Citizens band (CB) radio
Additional Skills
Address customers' complaints or concerns; Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques; Professionalism in customer service; Mountain driving expertise
Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Drug test; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance; Valid passport
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle; Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting; Large workload; Overtime required
Work Location Information
Remote location; Various locations
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles); Flatbed; Dry bulk; Logging, highway; Logging, off-highway
Transportation/Travel Experience
Regional; National; Local; Provincial/territorial; Short-haul
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

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

Advertised until

2021-05-19

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