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truck driver


Source: Job Bank

Location

Abbotsford, BC
V4X1J5

Salary

$22.00 to $29.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Will train

Tasks

  • Drive lighter, special purpose trucks
  • Load and unload goods
  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Air Brakes Endorsement
  • Class 5/5F/G Licence (cars, small trucks and other 2-axle vehicles)
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate

Documentation knowledge

  • Dangerous goods occurrence reports
  • Driver logbook
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Maintenance and repair reports

Type of trucking and equipment

  • Liquid bulk

Transportation/travel experience

  • Local
  • Short-haul

Security and safety

  • Valid passport
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel for extended periods

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Overtime required
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting

Own tools/equipment

  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week

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