Driver Heavy Truck - Transport Gaston Nadeau Inc.

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

French

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work setting

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires lights brakes cold storage and other equipment
  • Perform pre-trip en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Record cargo information hours of service distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Drivers License (Class 1 or A)

Experience and specialization

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Tractor-trailer

Transportation/travel experience

  • Local
  • Long-haul
  • Provincial/territorial
  • Regional
  • Short-haul

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Drivers validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Overtime required
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting

Weight handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Hard hat
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance