Full Time Permanent

Truck Driver

Posted 2 years ago
12-8465 Harvard Place Chilliwack, BC V2P 7Z5
$26 per hour
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
or equivalent experience

Experience

No experience

Specific Skills
Pay and receive payments for goods
Perform brake adjustments
Load and unload goods
Drive lighter, special purpose trucks
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
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
Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports
Trip reports
Maintenance and repair reports
Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
Driver logbook
Bill of lading
Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
Additional Skills
Address customers’ complaints or concerns
Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques
Professionalism in customer service
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Security and Safety
Driver’s validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract);
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver’s licence; Travel expenses paid by employer;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting; Large workload;

Employment groups

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Apprentices, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors, Students, Veterans, Youth

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply