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Job Details

Courier Driver Posted on Mar 12, 2018 by UPS

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 26, 2018
Job Requirements






No degree, certificate or diploma


Experience an asset

Additional Skills

  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Transport and handle dangerous goods
  • Use maps and other trip planning aids
  • 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

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Medical exam
  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • 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

Mar 26, 2018

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
The Courier Driver is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Delivery and Courier Service Drivers

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


Interest in driving automobiles, vans and light trucks


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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