Long-Haul Truck Driver/ Owner Operator

Job Number
Category Driver - Class 1
Position Long-Haul Truck Driver/ Owner Operator
Company Ascent Archway Logistics Inc.
Job Description

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

 

Planning and operational skills:

  • Plan work, plan trips and solve problems
  • Conduct daily vehicle inspections
  • Operate vehicle air brake system
  • Secure cargo for transport

 

Driving:

  • Practice defensive driving techniques
  • Practice fuel efficient driving
  • Back, dock and park tractor-trailers

 

Location Surrey BC
Compensation/Pay Rate Upon Experience
Contact Information

Rashpal Singh : 604-835-1420

Contact Email dispatch@ascentarchway.com
Website
Post date July 03, 2019
Application Deadline July 31, 2019