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truck owner operator


Source: Job Bank

Location

Lorette, MB, R5K0S6

Salary

$1.40 commission per mile

Additional Information

Tasks

  • Mountain driving expertise
  • Owner-operator business skills
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • 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
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)

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
  • Trip reports

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Refrigerated
  • Tractor-trailer

Communication Systems Experience

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

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • International
  • Long-haul
  • National
  • Provincial/territorial

Security and Safety

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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel internationally

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

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

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Screening questions

  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Financial benefits

  • Mileage paid

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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