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Job Details

Driver Salesman/Woman

Employer

NWST CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Date Posted

May 14, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $20.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 13, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

NWST CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • On foot
  • Wet/damp

Work setting

  • Remote location
  • Urban area
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Deliver and pick up messages, parcels, and other items by hand
  • Operate and drive automobiles, vans and light trucks to pick up and deliver various items and products
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Accept payment or invoices for items delivered
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Assemble, install and set-up merchandise/products
  • Keep a record of items received and delivered
  • Accept and deliver messages and packages for events, conferences or assemblies
  • Sort packages for delivery
  • Use maps and other trip planning aids
  • Perform administrative tasks
  • Provide customer service

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

Class 5/5F/G Licence (cars, small trucks and other 2-axle vehicles)

Transportation/travel experience

  • Local
  • Regional
  • Provincial/territorial

Security and safety

Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Tight deadlines
  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Overtime required

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Cellular phone
  • Gloves

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Punctuality

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

Disability benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement
  • Gasoline paid
  • Life insurance

Long term benefits

Long-term care insurance

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Parking available
  • Travel insurance

Support for newcomers and refugees

  • Participates in a government or community program or initiative that supports newcomers and/or refugees
  • Assists with immediate settlement needs of newcomers and/or refugees (for example: housing, transportation, storage, childcare, winter clothing, etc.)
  • Supports social and labour market integration of newcomers and/or refugees (for example: facilitating access to community resources, language training, skills training, etc.)
  • Supports newcomers and/or refugees with foreign credential recognition
  • Provides diversity and cross-cultural trainings to create a welcoming work environment for newcomers and/or refugees

Support for Veterans

  • Participates in a government or community program or initiative that supports Veterans
  • Offers mentorship, coaching and/or networking opportunities for Veterans
  • Provides awareness training to employees to create a welcoming work environment for Veterans
  • Recruits Veterans and other candidates with military experience through targeted hiring initiatives (for example: job fairs, outreach programs etc.)
  • Assists with immediate transition needs of Veterans (for example: relocation, housing, etc.)
  • Offers workshops, counselling services or other resources to help Veterans navigate their transition into the civilian workforce (for example: adapting to different organizational structures)
  • Supports Veterans in translating their military skills and experience into the language of the civilian job market

Support for Indigenous people

  • Participates in a government or community program or initiative that supports Indigenous people
  • Offers mentorship, coaching and/or networking opportunities for Indigenous workers
  • Develops and maintains relationships with indigenous communities, indigenous-owned businesses and organizations
  • Provides cultural competency training and/or awareness training to all employees to create a welcoming work environment for Indigenous workers

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Driver Salesman/Woman 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 for this NOC group 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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