Long Haul Truck Driver

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 306694021
  • Posted Date: Jun 6, 2024
  • Closing Date: Jul 20, 2024
  • Company: Fast Way Disposal (2006) Ltd.
  • Category: Transportation & Logistics
  • Business Location:6256 264 Street, Langley, British Columbia V4W 1P4
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Job Details

  • Experience: Not required
  • Opening Positions: 4
  • Remuneration: $27.00 to $30.00 per hour (To be negotiated) / 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Commencement Date: As soon as possible
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
  • How to apply: email to [email protected] or by mail

Job Description

Tasks

  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Load and unload goods
  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Other benefits

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