Long Distance Truck Driver (FT)
Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
6d ago

Company :

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.
  • Salary :

    $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.
  • Requirements :

  • 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.
  • Physically demanding.
  • 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.
  • About Workvantage

    Workvantage International Workforce Solutions Inc. We are a Canadian Recruitment Agency. We focus on placing international talent within the best Canadian companies.

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