Owner Operator, Long Haul Truck Driver with Flat Deck
Planet Express Transport Ltd.
Job Title: Long Haul Truck Driver/ Owner Operator
Positions Available: 10
Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time 40 to 60 hours/week
Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
Employment conditions: Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend, Night
Location of work: Various locations
Education: Secondary (High) school graduate
Experience: 1year to less than 2 years
Own Tools/Equipment: Steel-toed safety boots
Security and Safety: Valid passport, Medical Exam, Driving record check (abstract), Drug Test, Criminal record check, Basic security clearance
Transportation/Travel Information: willing to travel cross-border, Willing to travel for extended periods, Willing to travel overnight, Valid driver’s licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Attention to details, Sitting, Physically demanding
Work Location Information: Various locations
Personal Suitability: Team player, Effective interpersonal skills, Reliability, Judgement, Organized, Flexibility
Communication System Experience: Operate GPS and other navigation equipment, Trip recorder (on-board computer)
Documentation Knowledge: Trans-border documentation, Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Trip reports, Accident or incident reports, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
Specific Skills: Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Operate and drive straight or arcticulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Record cargo information, hours of service, distance traveled and fuel consumption, Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment, Receive and rely information to central dispatch, willing to sometimes drive as a team.
Transportation/Travel Experience: Provincial/territorial, National, Long-haul, International
Type of Trucking and Equipment: Open Deck, Tractor-Trailer
Weight Handling: Up to 23kg (50 lbs)
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, purses, etc): AZ class license, Air Brake (Z) Endorsement, Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)
How to apply: By email; firstname.lastname@example.org; FAX; 604-635-1833 If you are able to work in Canada and have no restrictions to cross the Border , you can apply for this job.