Long Haul Truck Driver

Job Information
Author rnbrar
Date May 7, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Milestone Transport Inc
Salary $24 - Per Hour
Location Mississauga, ON
Category Miscellaneous
Contact Information
rnbrar2018@gmail.com

EMPLOYER: MILESTONE TRANSPORT INC.

JOB DETAILS

  • Location: 7025, Tomken Road, Mississauga, ON L5S 1R6
  • Salary: $24 hourly for 40 to 48 hours per week
  • Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Vacancies: 5 Vacancies

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Languages: English

Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

Driver’s License (Class 1 or A); Air Brake (Z) Endorsement; AZ class license; Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks); Air Brakes Endorsement

Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills: Perform preventive maintenance; Load and unload goods; Drive lighter, special purpose trucks; 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; 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.

DOCUMENTATION KNOWLEDGE: Accident or incident reports; Trip reports; Maintenance and repair reports; Inspection report (pre-trip, en route, post-trip); Dangerous goods occurrence reports; Driver logbook; Bill of lading

COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS EXPERIENCE: Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment; Trip recorder (on-board computer); Citizens band (CB) radio

ADDITIONAL SKILLS: Address customers’ complaints or concerns; Professionalism in customer service

WEIGHT HANDLING: Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

SECURITY AND SAFETY: Driver’s validity licence check; Medical exam; Criminal record check; Valid passport

TRANSPORTATION/TRAVEL INFORMATION: Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver’s licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle; Travel expenses paid by employer

WORK CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL CAPABILITIES: Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting; Overtime required

WORK LOCATION INFORMATION: Willing to relocate; Relocation costs covered by employer

TYPE OF TRUCKING AND EQUIPMENT: Tractor-trailer

TRANSPORTATION/TRAVEL EXPERIENCE: National; Provincial/territorial; Long-haul

PERSONAL SUITABILITY: Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Judgement; Reliability; OrganizedTop of Form

EMPLOYMENT GROUPS: This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada

HOW TO APPLY: Please submit resume by email to rnbrar2018@gmail.com

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