Class 1 Company Line Haul Driver - Coquitlam

Job Number Company Line Haul 2021-3
Category Driver - Class 1
Position Class 1 Company Line Haul Driver - Coquitlam
Company Clark Freightways
Job Description

About us:

Clark Freightways is a recognized leader in LTL (less-than-truckload) transportation within the province of BC, specializing in the temperature control transportation of perishable and dry goods. We are a growing, progressive and well respected carrier with over 60 years’ of service to our valued customers. We pride ourselves on providing our customers with reliable, on-time, overnight service, providing unique transportation solutions and having clean and well maintained equipment.

We are currently looking for a Class 1 Company Line Haul Driver based out of our Coquitlam terminal.

Job Description:

  • Operate and drive tractor-trailor to transport goods and materials over long distances
  • Plan trip logistics and obtain required documentation to transport goods
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection of vehicle systems, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights and turning signals, brakes and cold storage
  • Ensure cargo is secured properly in accordance with safety requirements and follow safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Administer bills of lading and manually or electronically maintain log books
  • Communicate with dispatcher, other drivers and customers using communication devices

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $0.5711 per mile plus $26.53 per hour for wait/work time
  • Group benefits plan
  • RRSP matching contribution

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must be able to drive at night in various weather conditions and be available for various shifts and destinations.
  • Complies with company procedures, rules and regulations

Please forward your resume, cover letter, and current driver's abstract online or fax to 604-472-2136. Please quote "Company Line Haul 2021-3” in the subject line and cover letter when applying.

Skills and Qualifications
  • Class 1 license with clean driver's abstract
  • 6 -12 months of previous highway driving experience
  • Previous reefer experience a definite asset
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English
  • Positive attitude and presentation
Location Coquitlam, BC
Compensation/Pay Rate $26.53/hr
Contact Information

Email:  jobs@clarkfreightways.com

Fax:  604-472-2136

Contact Email jobs@clarkfreightways.com
Website www.clarkfreightways.com
Post date November 15, 2021
Application Deadline February 28, 2022