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truck driver


Source: Job Bank

Location

Calgary, AB, T3J4W4

Salary

$28.85 hourly

Additional Information

Tasks

  • Address customers' complaints or concerns
  • Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques
  • Owner-operator business skills
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Drive lighter, special purpose trucks
  • Load and unload goods
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Pay and receive payments for goods
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • 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
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • AZ class license

Documentation Knowledge

  • Driver logbook

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Flatbed

Communication Systems Experience

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

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Cellular phone
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Workplace information

  • On the road job

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site amenities
  • Parking available
  • Variable or compressed work week

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