Long Haul Truck Driver - All Saints Trucking INC

Date Posted: Oct 06, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English or French

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

On the road job

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

Work setting

  • Remote location

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Address customers complaints or concerns
  • Arrange travel related itineraries and make reservations
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • 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 

  • AZ class license
  • Air Brakes Endorsement
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Drivers License (Class 1 or A)

Experience and specialization

Documentation knowledge

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

Type of trucking and equipment

  • Dry bulk
  • Refrigerated
  • Tractor-trailer

Communication systems experience

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Transportation/travel experience

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

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Valid passport
  • Criminal record check
  • Drivers validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

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

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Disability benefits
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Other benefits

  • Learning/training paid by employer