Truck Driver, Truck-Trailer Posted on Nov 07, 2017 by Goshawk Farms
Location Eaglesham, AB
Earnings 27% per load
Work Hours 30 to 60 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 3 Vacancies
Closing Date Dec 16, 2017
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Driver's License (Class 1 or A)
- Accident or incident reports
- Trip reports
- Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
- Driver logbook
- Bill of lading
5 years or more
Baggage and Cargo Agent Specific Skills
Maintain work records and logs
- Perform preventive maintenance
- Perform emergency roadside repairs
- 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
- 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
Driving record check (abstract)
Type of Trucking and Equipment
- Tractor-trailer B train
- Dry bulk
- Effective interpersonal skills
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.
Dec 16, 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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