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Job Details

Courier Van Driver

Employer

GS CARGO LTD

Date Posted

November 18, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $21.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 18, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

GS CARGO LTD

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

Will train

Additional Skills

Receive and relay information to central dispatch

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Pay and receive payments for goods
  • Load and unload goods
  • Record trip information such as vehicle mileage, fuel costs and any problems
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Operate and drive automobiles, vans and light trucks to pick up and deliver various items and products

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 18, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Courier Van Driver is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Delivery and Courier Service Drivers
METHODICAL

Interest in copying to record information on pick-ups and deliveries, vehicle mileage, fuel costs and any problems; and in performing pre-trip inspections of vehicles

OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving automobiles, vans and light trucks

social

Interest in speaking to customers to sell products over established routes and accept and make payments for goods; may communicate with central dispatchers using cellular telephones and citizen's band (CB) radios

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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