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Truck Driver Posted on Nov 06, 2017 by PEREIRA & MONIZ TREE NURSERIES LTD

  • Location Duagh, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jan 06, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

PEREIRA & MONIZ TREE NURSERIES LTD

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Driver's License (Class 3 or D)
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Documentation Knowledge

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

Experience

Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Drive lighter, special purpose trucks
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment

Security and Safety

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

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail

Work Location Information

Various locations

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Tractor-trailer
  • Flatbed
  • Liquid bulk
  • Dry bulk
  • Dump truck
  • Extended length tractor-trailer combination

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • Local
  • Short-haul

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Judgement
  • 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.

Advertised Until

Jan 06, 2018

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 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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