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long haul truck driver


Source: Job Bank

Location

Abbotsford, BC, V2T0A6

Salary

$27.00 hourly

Additional Information

Work Setting

  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Tasks

  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • 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

Documentation Knowledge

  • Driver logbook

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Flatbed
  • Tractor-trailer

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • Long-haul

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel internationally
  • Willing to travel overnight

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Overtime required
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Cellular phone

Personal Suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

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