Truck Driver – Long Haul

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Truck Driver – Long Haul

Job Information
Author newcanimmig
Date August 11, 2021
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company ATL Transport
Salary 27.78 - Per Hour
Location Edmonton, AB
Category Business / Management
Contact Information
[email protected]

Driver, truck-trailer
Job Details: Location: Edmonton, AB, T5A 1S1
Salary $27.78 / hour
Vacancies 5 vacancies
Employment groups: Students, Youth, Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Newcomers to Canada
Terms of employment Permanent employment, Full time 50 hours / week
Start date As soon as possible
Benefits: Bonus, Mileage paid, Group insurance benefits
Employment conditions: On call, Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Weekend, Night, Flexible hours
Employer covers the relocation costs
Job requirements

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience an asset

Own Tools/Equipment
Tools, Hard hat, Steel-toed safety boots, Cellular phone

Security and Safety
Valid passport, Criminal record check, Drug test, medical exam, Driver’s validity licence check, Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border, Willing to travel for extended periods, drive manual transmission vehicle, Travel expenses paid by employer, Valid driver’s licence, Willing to travel overnight

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail, Repetitive tasks, handling heavy loads, physically demanding, Sitting

Work Location Information
Remote location, Various locations, Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Organized, Reliability, Judgement, Team player, Excellent written communication, Excellent oral communication

Additional Skills
Mountain driving expertise, Professionalism in customer service, Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques

Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment, Citizens band (CB) radio

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

Specific Skills
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, Drive lighter, special purpose trucks, Load and unload goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Receive and relay information to central dispatch, Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, Perform brake adjustments, Perform emergency roadside repairs, Transport and handle dangerous goods, Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption, Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle, Perform preventive maintenance

Transportation/Travel Experience
Regional, Long-haul, Provincial/territorial, Short-haul, National, Local, International

Type of Trucking and Equipment
Flatbed, Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles), Tractor-trailer B train, Tractor-trailer, Extended length tractor-trailer combination

Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi-trailer trucks), Air Brakes Endorsement, Driver’s License (Class 1 or A), Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

How to apply
By email
[email protected]

By phone

from 10:00 to 16:00

By fax

By mail
12847 50 Street NW suite 306

Edmonton, AB

T5A 1S1

In person
12847 50 Street NW suite 306

Edmonton, AB

T5A 1S1

from 10:00 to 16:00

Intended job posting audience
Only persons who are legally allowed to work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, do not apply as the employer will not consider your job application.

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