Long haul Truck Driver

Job Description

JOB TITLE
Long haul truck driver

Job details
• Location: 305569 Township Rd. 374 Martensville, SK S0K 2T0
• Salary: $24.55 / hour
• Vacancies: 10 vacancies
• Terms of employment: Permanent employment, Full time40 hours / week
• Start date: As soon as possible
• Employer: New-Way Trucking Ltd.
• Employer covers the relocation costs
• Benefits: Medical benefits, Dental benefits

Job requirements
Languages
English
Education
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Experience
No experience
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots
Security and Safety
Basic security clearance, Driving record check (abstract)
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel for extended periods, Willing to travel internationally, Valid driver’s licence, Willing to travel overnight
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks, Overtime required, Physically demanding, Sitting
Work Location Information
Willing to relocate, Relocation costs covered by employer
Personal Suitability
Flexibility, Team player, Excellent written communication, Excellent oral communication
Documentation Knowledge
Trans-border documentation, Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
Specific Skills
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, Drive lighter, special purpose trucks, Load and unload goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations, Receive and relay information to central dispatch, Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, Perform brake adjustments, Transport and handle dangerous goods, Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption, Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes, Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
Transportation/Travel Experience
Long-haul, National, International
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Air Brakes Endorsement, Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)