Staffing Ability

Truck Driver, Long Haul

Job Description

Job requirements

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

No experience, will train

Job Location
1000 Windmill Road #14, Dartmouth, NS B3B 1L7

Job type
Full-time, Permanent

$21.00 to $25.00 per hr for 40 to 60 hrs per week

Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots

Security and Safety
Valid passport, Criminal record check, Driver’s validity licence check

Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border, Willing to travel for extended periods, Drive manual transmission vehicle, Willing to travel overnight

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail, Large workload, Handling heavy loads, Overtime required, Physically demanding, Sitting

Work Location Information
Willing to relocate, Various locations

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Organized, Reliability, Team player, Excellent oral communication

Additional Skills
Professionalism in customer service

Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Trip reports, Trans-border documentation, Driver logbook

Specific Skills
Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Drive lighter, special purpose trucks, Load and unload goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment, Receive and relay information to central dispatch, Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, Perform brake adjustments, Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption, Perform preventive maintenance

Transportation/Travel Experience
International, National, Long-haul, Regional, Provincial/territorial

Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

How to apply
By email

By mail
6202 Healey Rd,
Caledon East, ON
L7C 0W7