Class 1 Company Line Haul Driver - Prince George

Job Number Prince George 2021-7
Category Class 1
Position Class 1 Company Line Haul Driver - Prince George
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 in our Prince George terminal.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operate and drive tractor-trailer 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 temperatures
  • 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

Please forward your resume, cover letter, and driver’s abstract online or fax to Human Resources at 604-472-2136. Please quote "Prince George 2021-7” in the subject line and cover letter when applying.

Kindly note that only those candidates able to work legally in Canada and selected for an interview will be contacted.

Skills and Qualifications
  • Class 1 License with clean driver’s abstract is required
  • 6 -12 months of previous Class 1 mountain driving experience required
  • Previous reefer experience is a definite asset
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English
  • Positive attitude and presentation
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and maintain composure under stress
  • Must be able to drive at night and be available for various shifts and destinations
  • Complies with company procedures, rules and regulations
Location Prince George, BC
Compensation/Pay Rate $0.5711/mi plus $26.53/hr wait/work time; group benefits; RRSP matching contribution plan
Contact Information

Email:  jobs@clarkfreightways.com

Fax:  604-472-2136

Only those candidates able to work legally in Canada and selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact Email jobs@clarkfreightways.com
Website www.clarkfreightways.com
Post date July 29, 2021
Application Deadline December 31, 2021