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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

$27.00 hourly

Location

Surrey, BC

Education, Skills and Experience

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

  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

  • Air Brakes Endorsement

Documentation Knowledge

  • Accident or incident reports

  • Trip reports

  • Trans-border documentation

  • Maintenance and repair reports

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

  • Driver logbook

  • Bill of lading

Communication Systems Experience

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Weight Handling

  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Perform brake adjustments

  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch

  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials

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

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

  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes

  • 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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel cross-border

  • Willing to travel overnight

  • Valid driver's licence

  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads

  • Physically demanding

  • Sitting

Work Location Information

  • Various locations

  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Tractor-trailer

  • Flatbed

  • Refrigerated

  • Dry bulk

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • Local

  • Provincial/territorial

  • Long-haul

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Team player

  • Judgement

  • Organized

Workplace information

  • On the road job

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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