Gateway West Logistics (9500 Venture Ave SE, Calgary, AB) is seeking 6 experienced Class One Long-haul Truck Drivers for full-time (55 – 65 hours) single and team (permanent) positions as soon as possible.
Our drivers transport LTL and general freight to terminals throughout Western Canada. Mostly dock-to dock operations in Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia the Northwest Territories and Yukon. Drivers are expected to travel in all weather conditions through prairie, hills, and mountain environments. Routes include the operation of various trailer-combinations.
The ideal candidate will: Have a minimum of 2 years verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience Possess a valid Class 1 driving licence Be available and able to drive at night or early morning Be prepared to complete training that will include classroom courses, mountain qualification training and long combination vehicle (LCV) qualification training Be proficient in the English language Have a secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience Have less than 5 demerits on their commercial abstract Pass a criminal record search
We offer: A wage of $27.00 – $32.00 per hour Bonus program Health and dental benefits RRSP matching Clothing allowance
Duties: Operate and drive various tractor-trailer combinations to transport goods (may include dangerous goods) Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle Perform emergency roadside repairs Receive and relay information to central dispatch Tarp and ensuring safety and security of cargo Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
If you meet the requirements, please apply with your resume and provide a copy of your commercial driver’s abstract (issued within the last 30 days) to [email protected] or by fax: 780-960-9514. If you do not submit a resume, you will not be contacted.
Gateway West Logistics is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all interested individuals; however, only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.