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Gravel Truck Driver Posted on Oct 16, 2017 by Lenbeth Weeping Tile

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $22.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jan 01, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Lenbeth Weeping Tile

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Driver's License (Class 3 or D)
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Documentation Knowledge

  • Accident or incident reports
  • Maintenance and repair reports
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Communication Systems Experience

Citizens band (CB) radio

Weight Handling

More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Load and unload goods
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Physically demanding

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Dump truck
  • Stone slinger

Transportation/Travel Experience

Local

Personal Suitability

Reliability


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 Mail

12820-55 street
Edmonton, Alberta T5A0C6

Advertised Until

Jan 01, 2018

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NOC & Interest Codes
The Gravel 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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