Full Time Permanent

Truck Driver, Long Haul

Posted 2 years ago
Mississauga, ON
$24.50 per hour
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

AZ class license

5 vacancies

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Specific Skills for Truck Driver
Transport and handle dangerous goods; Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; 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; Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy; 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
Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports; Trip reports; Trans-border documentation; Maintenance and repair reports; Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip); Driver logbook
Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment; Trip recorder (on-board computer)
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Security and Safety
Driving record check (abstract); Basic security clearance
Own Tools/Equipment
Cellular phone
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver’s licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Sitting; Large workload; Overtime required
Work Location Information
Remote location; Various locations
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Transportation/Travel Experience
National; International; Provincial/territorial; Long-haul
Personal Suitability
Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized
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, Visible minorities, Youth

How to apply

By email

advancetrucking.ca@gmail.com