Job posting for Long Haul Truck Driver (33034521)

Long Haul Truck Driver Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on September 21, 2020 by Employer details Sursinghia Transport

Job details

  • Location Edmonton, AB

  • Salary$$28.00HOUR hourly for 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Overtime, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 3 vacancies
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1547510

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

Driver's License (Class 1 or A); Air Brake (Z) Endorsement; Class 3/3F/DF Licence (trailer truck, vehicles with more than 3 axles)

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Pay and receive payments for goods; 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; 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; Citizens band (CB) radio
Additional Skills
Address customers' complaints or concerns; Professionalism in customer service; Mountain driving expertise
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Drug test
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle; Travel expenses paid by employer; Willing to travel internationally
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting; Large workload
Work Location Information
Various locations
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer; Flatbed
Transportation/Travel Experience
Regional; Provincial/territorial; Short-haul; Long-haul
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

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Advertised until

2020-12-27

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.