The Long-Haul Truck Driver is responsible for delivering freight (both refrigerated and dry goods) safely and efficiently to customers across interprovincial/USA routes using a fleet-issued tractor trailer. The productivity of the driver/owner operator (including effectiveness, efficiency and safety) is critical for overall fleet productivity to ensure that deliveries are made to customers without delays or incidents. The Long-Haul Truck Driver reports to the Dispatcher assigned to his/her route(s).
Skills and Qualifications
Skills: The Driver regularly performs the following duties and responsibilities:
Working with people and equipment:
Relate and interact with others in the workplace, including co-workers and customers
Communicate in the workplace - Including written, verbal, non-verbal (e.g., hand signals) communications
Operate computer and electronic devices - Including routing, mileage and mapping software; GPS; cellular phones; radios; data-entry devices and tracking devices