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Government of Canada
YDGYouth Digital Gateway

delivery driver


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$17.00 to $18.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Location

Hubbards, NS

Education, Skills and Experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Additional Skills

  • Professionalism in customer service

  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Load and unload goods

  • Use maps and other trip planning aids

  • Record trip information such as vehicle mileage, fuel costs and any problems

  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

  • Operate and drive automobiles, vans and light trucks to pick up and deliver various items and products

Security and Safety

  • Bondable

  • Driving record check (abstract)

  • Criminal record check

  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

  • Gloves

  • Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer

  • Valid driver's licence

  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment

  • Handling heavy loads

  • Physically demanding

  • Tight deadlines

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • Local

  • Provincial/territorial

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Team player

  • Client focus

  • Judgement

  • Reliability

  • Organized

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

  • Dental plan

  • Paramedical services coverage

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

  • Life insurance

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

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

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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