Truck Driver, Truck-Trailer Posted on Jan 30, 2018 by Oiler Country Transport Ltd.
Location Gadsby, AB
Earnings 23% per load
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 3 Vacancies
Closing Date Mar 01, 2018
Oiler Country Transport Ltd.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Driver's License (Class 1 or A)
- Workplace Safety and Insurance Board¿(WSIB) clearance Certificate
- Accident or incident reports
- Trip reports
- Trans-border documentation
- Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
- Driver logbook
- Bill of lading
3 years to less than 5 years
Communication Systems Experience
- Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
- Trip recorder (on-board computer)
- Citizens band (CB) radio
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
- Perform preventive maintenance
- Perform emergency roadside repairs
- Load and unload goods
- Receive and relay information to central dispatch
- Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
- 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
- Willing to travel cross-border
- Willing to travel for extended periods
- Willing to travel overnight
- Valid driver's licence
- Drive manual transmission vehicle
- Willing to travel internationally
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Repetitive tasks
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer B train
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- 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.
Mar 01, 2018
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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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