Driver Truck - McKevitt Trucking Limited

Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

On the road job

Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Mountain driving expertise
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • 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
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • 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
  • Transport and handle dangerous goods

Credentials

Certificates Licences Memberships and Courses 

  • AZ class license
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Drivers License (Class 1 or A)
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate

Experience and Specialization

Documentation Knowledge

  • Accident or incident reports
  • Bill of lading
  • Dangerous goods occurrence reports
  • Driver logbook
  • Inspection report (pre-trip en-route post-trip)
  • Maintenance and repair reports
  • Trans-border documentation
  • Trip reports

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Refrigerated
  • Tractor-trailer

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • International
  • Long-haul
  • National

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Valid passport
  • Criminal record check
  • Drivers validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Medical exam

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Bonus
  • Mileage paid

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term care insurance

Other benefits

  • Travel insurance