Truck Driver Long Haul - Rocman Contracting Limited

Date Posted: Oct 06, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree certificate or diploma

Experience

Will train

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Arrange travel related itineraries and make reservations
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Drive lighter special purpose trucks
  • Load and unload goods
  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • 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
  • Pay and receive payments for goods
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Perform pre-trip en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • 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
  • Transport and handle dangerous goods

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Air Brakes Endorsement
  • Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
  • Class 3/3F/DF Licence (trailer truck vehicles with more than 3 axles)
  • Drivers License (Class 1 or A)
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate

Additional information

Security and safety

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

Own tools/equipment

  • Cellular phone