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Government of Canada
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long haul truck 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

$26.25 hourly

Location

Brampton, ON

Education, Skills and Experience

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

  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)

  • AZ class license

Documentation Knowledge

  • Accident or incident reports

  • Trip reports

  • Trans-border documentation

  • Maintenance and repair reports

  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)

  • Dangerous goods occurrence reports

  • Driver logbook

  • Bill of lading

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Load and unload goods

  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch

  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy

  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment

  • Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations

  • 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

Security and Safety

  • Valid passport

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel cross-border

  • Willing to travel for extended periods

  • Valid driver's licence

  • Drive manual transmission vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks

  • Handling heavy loads

  • Physically demanding

  • Attention to detail

  • Sitting

  • Large workload

  • Overtime required

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Tractor-trailer

  • Flatbed

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • Regional

  • National

  • Local

  • International

  • Provincial/territorial

  • Short-haul

  • Long-haul

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility

  • Team player

  • Judgement

  • Reliability

  • Organized

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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