Shunt Truck Driver - Midland Transport Limited

Date Posted: Apr 11, 2022

Job Detail


Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Credentials (certificates licences memberships courses etc.)
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate
FAST (Free and Secure Trade) Program
Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
Air Brakes Endorsement
Specific Skills
Transport and handle dangerous goods
Perform emergency roadside repairs
Receive and relay information to central dispatch
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)
Dangerous goods occurrence reports
Driver logbook
Bill of lading
Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
Additional Skills
Address customers complaints or concerns
Professionalism in customer service
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Transportation/Travel Experience
Long-haul
Security and Safety
Drivers validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Drug test; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance; Valid passport;
Own Tools/Equipment
Cellular phone;
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid drivers licence;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail; Sitting;
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Judgement; Reliability;