Long Haul Truck Driver Posted on Sep 26, 2017 by LGS TRANSPORT INC
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $25.90 hourly
Work Hours 60 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 3 Vacancies
Closing Date Dec 21, 2017
LGS TRANSPORT INC
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Driver's License (Class 1 or A)
- Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
- Accident or incident reports
- Trip reports
- Maintenance and repair reports
- Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
- Driver logbook
- Bill of lading
1 year to less than 2 years
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
- Perform preventive maintenance
- Perform emergency roadside repairs
- Perform brake adjustments
- Load and unload goods
- Receive and relay information to central dispatch
- Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
- Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
- Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
- Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Attention to detail
Type of Trucking and Equipment
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Excellent oral communication
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.
3504 20TH STREET
Edmonton, Alberta T6T1Y2
Dec 21, 2017
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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
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
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
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