Workvantage International Workforce Solutions Inc. (recruiting on behalf of our client) is seeking a Long Distance Truck Driver in CANADA.
Business information :
Canadian company dedicated to the transportation of wood and steel in the Great Lakes region and in the USA by B-train.
Work Location :
The position involves traveling throughout Canada and in the USA to deliver goods to the company’s clients; the main destinations are Ontario, Quebec, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio.
Full time - Permanent.
$22.00 to $25.00 hourly. Salary can vary or increase according to mileage driven. The company guarantees a minimum weekly payment of $660.
00 equal to $22.00 X 30hrs. 30 50 hours per week.
Job Description :
Load and unload goods; tie-up goods.
Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo.
Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials.
Perform preventive maintenance.
Drive lighter, special purpose trucks.
Record cargo information, hours of service, distance traveled and fuel consumption; complete a logbook with the working hours.
Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of the vehicle.
Oversee condition of the vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage, and other equipment.
Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations.
Receive and relay information to central dispatch.
Professionalism in customer service.
Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques.
Address customers & complaints or concerns.
Completion of high school is required.
Experience is an asset.
Driver’s license Class 1 valid in Quebec is required.
A driving record check is required.
Willing to travel for extended periods and for cross-border trips.
Speaking English is required, speaking French is an asset.
Benefits : We provide extended medical insurance and dental insurance as well as a cellphone and a uniform.
Important Information :
Flexibility on schedule is required. Employees establish their own working hours according to the week and the load of work.
The position requires traveling to different places in Canada and the USA and thus to regularly be away for an average time of 4 to 5 consecutive days.
The position requires driving a tractor truck.
Apply by e-mail to jobs workvantage.ca.
Workvantage International Workforce Solutions Inc. We are a Canadian Recruitment Agency. We focus on placing international talent within the best Canadian companies.