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Driver, Transport Posted on Mar 23, 2018 by RJ Concrete Equipment Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $35.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 1 to 44 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Casual Part Time
  • Vacancies 2 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Apr 22, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

RJ Concrete Equipment Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Driver's License (Class 3 or D)
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)
  • Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
  • Class 3/3F/DF Licence (trailer truck, vehicles with more than 3 axles)
  • Air Brakes Endorsement

Documentation Knowledge

  • Trip reports
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Driver logbook

Experience

5 years or more

Communication Systems Experience

Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Additional Skills

Mountain driving expertise

Type of Heavy Equipment Operated

Concrete pumping equipment

Specific Skills

  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations
  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check
  • Basic security clearance
  • Valid passport

Own Tools/Equipment

Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel internationally

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Attention to detail

Work Location Information

Various locations

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • Regional
  • National
  • Local
  • International
  • Provincial/territorial

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • 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

Apr 22, 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 Driver, Transport is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Truck Drivers
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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Long-Haul Truck Drivers
METHODICAL

Interest in copying to record cargo information, distance travelled, fuel consumption and other information in log books or on on-board computers, and to obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes; and in performing pre-trip inspections of vehicle systems and equipment such as tires, lights, brakes, and cold storage

OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving straight and articulated trucks to transport goods and materials; may drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, and may transport hazardous products and dangerous goods

directive

Interest in speaking to communicate with dispatchers and other drivers using citizens' band (CB) radios, cellular telephones and on-board computers; and in overseeing all aspects and functions of vehicle such as condition of equipment, loading and unloading, and safety and security of cargo

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.

Learn More

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