long haul truck driver - Surrey (BC) - Job posting

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Long Haul Truck Driver Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer to Job Bank.

Posted on March 01, 2021 by Employer details SAFECO TRUCKLINES LTD.

Job details

  • Location Surrey, BC
  • Salary$$26.00HOUR hourly for 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent employment
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 10 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1631144

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience

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

Driver's License (Class 1 or A); Air Brakes Endorsement

Experience

No experience

Specific Skills
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; Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy; Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment; 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); Driver logbook; Bill of lading
Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
Additional Skills
Address customers' complaints or concerns; Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques; Professionalism in customer service
Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Security and Safety
Bondable; Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Medical exam; Drug test; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance; Valid passport
Own Tools/Equipment
Tools; Steel-toed safety boots; Hard hat
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting; Large workload; Overtime required
Work Location Information
Various locations; Willing to relocate; Relocation costs covered by employer
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer; Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles)
Transportation/Travel Experience
Regional; National; Provincial/territorial; Long-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: Apprentices, Indigenous people, Persons with disabilities, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Students, Veterans, Visible minorities, Youth

Advertised until

2021-04-28

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