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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

$25.50 hourly

Location

Edmonton, AB

Education, Skills and Experience

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

  • Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)

Documentation Knowledge

  • Trip 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

Additional Skills

  • Address customers' complaints or concerns

Specific Skills

  • Load and unload goods

  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks

  • Attention to detail

  • Sitting

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Tractor-trailer

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • 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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