Tractor-trailer Driver Long Haul - Bulk Carriers (P.E.I.) Limited

Date Posted: Apr 11, 2022

Job Detail


Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

No degree certificate or diploma

Experience

No experience

Credentials (certificates licences memberships courses etc.)
Drivers License (Class 1 or A)
Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
Specific Skills
Transport and handle dangerous goods
Perform preventive maintenance
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
Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires lights brakes cold storage and other equipment
Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
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
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
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Refrigerated
Transportation/Travel Experience
National
International
Long-haul
Security and Safety
Bondable; Driving record check (abstract); Criminal record check; Valid passport;
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots;
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid drivers licence; Willing to travel internationally;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting; Large workload; Overtime required;
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized;