Full Time Permanent

Long Haul Truck Driver

Posted 1 year ago
13820 158 AVE NW, Edmonton, AB T6V 1S5
$28.85 per hour
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • 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 brake adjustments
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

 Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

Experience an asset

Work setting

  • Various locations

Credentials

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses

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

Experience and specialization

Documentation knowledge

  • Driver logbook

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Reliability

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

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