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Freight Truck Driver Posted on Dec 07, 2017 by Grimshaw Trucking

  • Location Fox Creek, AB
  • Earnings $24.51 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 21, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Grimshaw Trucking

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Documentation Knowledge

  • Maintenance and repair reports
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Driver logbook
  • Bill of lading

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

Professionalism in customer service

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Transport and handle dangerous goods
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Load and unload goods

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Medical exam
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Tractor-trailer
  • Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles)

Transportation/Travel Experience

Local

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Excellent oral 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.

By e-mail:

hr@gtlp.ca

Online:

http://www.grimshaw-trucking.com

By phone:

780-414-2835

By Mail

103 1st Ave
Fox Creek, Alberta T0H1P0

In Person

103 1st Ave
Fox Creek, Alberta T0H1P0

Advertised Until

Dec 21, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Freight Truck Driver is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Long-Haul Truck Drivers
NOC code: 7411.1
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.

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