Full Time Permanent

Long Haul Truck Driver – Brampton, ON

Posted 1 year ago
Brampton, ON
$24.50 per hour
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work setting

  • Staff accommodation provided

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Load and unload goods
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • 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
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)

Experience and specialization

Documentation knowledge

  • Driver logbook

Type of trucking and equipment

  • Tractor-trailer

Transportation/travel experience

  • Long-haul

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Repetitive tasks

Own tools/equipment

  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent or temporary residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.
How to apply