Long haul truck driver

Job Information
Author Baljit
Date November 3, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company Hightek Carriers Inc.
Salary $24.00 - Per Hour
Location Brampton, ON
Category Trucking-short and long haul
Contact Information

Long Haul Truck Driver

Employer details Hightek Carriers Inc

Job details

  •  Location: Brampton, ON
  •  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
  •  Benefits: As per collective agreement
  •  Vacancies – 6 Vacancies

Job requirements




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

Air Brake (Z) Endorsement; AZ class license; Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks); Class 3/3F/DF Licence (trailer truck, vehicles with more than 3 axles); Air Brakes Endorsement

Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills

Transport and handle dangerous goods; Perform preventive maintenance; Load and unload goods; Drive lighter, special purpose trucks; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; 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.

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

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; Mountain driving expertise

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Security and Safety

Driver’s validity licence check; Medical exam; Criminal record check; Valid passport

Own Tools/Equipment

Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel cross-border; willing to travel for extended periods; willing to travel overnight; valid driver’s licence; 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; Refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Experience

Regional; National; International; Provincial/territorial; Long-haul

Personal Suitability

Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

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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

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