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Dec 21, 2021

Truck driver

$24.50 - $25.50 hourly
  • Right Service Right Choice
  • 2570 Drew Road
Full time Driver

Job Description:

As a Truck driver, you will perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Operate and drive primary trucks, long-combination vehicle and weighing over 4500 kg to transport goods and materials over long distances.
  • Loading and unloading of goods overland to and from customers.
  • Secure and unsecured loads using straps and load bars with safety requirements
  • Conduct Pre-Trip and post-trip inspection of the vehicle and safely operate the equipment.
  • Plan travel schedules route ahead and obtain the necessary documentation for transporting goods.
  • Responsible for communicating with Dispatch department and with clients as needed
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Carry out all duties related to long-haul driving such as record hours of service, distance covered fuel consumption, and maintain electronic logbooks.
  • Monitor service and safety inspection requirements of assigned tractor and trailers.
  • Record information about carrying material, bill of lading, and all required paperwork for transportation requirements
  • May perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy.
  • Drive in City or on short runs
  • Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of secondary school is usually required.
  • On-the-job-training is provided.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • A class 1 or A license is required to drive long combination vehicles.
  • Air brake endorsement (Z) is required for drivers who operate vehicles equipped with air brakes.

Must be able to operate automatic transmission

Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time (40 hours/week)

Employer Name:

Right Service Right Choice

Apply by Email:

indy@rsrcexp.ca

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