Owner Operator, Long Haul Truck Driver with Flat Deck

Job Number
Category Driver - Class 1
Position Owner Operator, Long Haul Truck Driver with Flat Deck
Company Planet Express Transport Ltd.
Job Description

Job Title: Long Haul Truck Driver/ Owner Operator

Positions Available: 10

Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time 40 to 60 hours/week

Salary: $25.00per/hour

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Employment conditions: Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend, Night

Location of work: Various locations

Job Requirements:

Language: English

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; dispatch@planetexpresstransport.com; 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.

Job Type: Full-time /Salary: $25.00 /hour

Benefits after 3 months:

    *Medical and Dental


  • Long Haul Driving: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Class 1 Drivers License (Required)


  • English (preferred), Punjab


Skills and Qualifications

see above

Location Surrey
Compensation/Pay Rate 25.00 p/hr
Contact Information

see above

Website planetexpresstransport.com
Post date September 05, 2018
Application Deadline December 15, 2018