Long haul truck driver at SUMAIR TRANSPORTATION INC

Full Time
Canada
Posted 2 weeks ago

2 vacancies for Long haul truck drivers at SUMAIR TRANSPORTATION INC. The position is full-time permanent employment and you can start as soon as possible if chosen.

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You can earn as much as 26 to 32 dollars per hour and work up to 60 to 70  hours per week. Working hours include Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Early Morning, and Morning and the job comes with other benefits.

  •  LocationChilliwack, BCOn the road job
  •  Salary$26.00 to $32.00 hourly for 60 to 70 hours per week
  •  Terms of employment –Permanent employment, Full time
  •  Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Early Morning, Morning
  •  Start date –Starts as soon as possible
  •  Benefits: Financial benefits

Overview

Languages

English

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On the road job

 Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

Will train

Work Setting

  • Remote location
  • Various locations

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Address customers’ complaints or concerns
  • Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Load and unload goods
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • 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

Credentials

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses

  • Air Brakes Endorsement
  • Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
  • Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)

Experience and Specialization

Documentation Knowledge

  • Accident or incident reports
  • Bill of lading
  • Dangerous goods occurrence reports
  • Driver logbook
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Maintenance and repair reports
  • Trans-border documentation
  • Trip reports

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles)

Communication Systems Experience

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • Local
  • Long-haul
  • National
  • Provincial/territorial
  • Regional
  • Short-haul

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Valid passport
  • Driver’s validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Medical exam

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting

Weight Handling

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Personal Suitability

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

Benefits

Financial benefits

  • Mileage paid

Employment groups

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Youth

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.

How to apply

By email

dispatch@sumairtransportation.com

 

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