Tractor-trailer Driver Long Haul - David Brown United

Date Posted: Apr 11, 2022

Job Detail


Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Credentials (certificates licences memberships courses etc.)
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
Defensive Driving Course
Professional Driver Improvement Certificate
Drivers License (Class 1 or A)
Forklift Operator Certification
Air Brakes Endorsement
Specific Skills
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
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
Trip recorder (on-board computer)
Additional Skills
Professionalism in customer service
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Refrigerated
Transportation/Travel Experience
Long-haul
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract); Drug test; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance; Valid passport;
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Cellular phone;
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid drivers licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle; Willing to travel internationally;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting;
Work Location Information
Various locations;
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Judgement; Reliability; Organized;