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truck driver


Source: Job Bank

Location

Brampton, ON
L6P2Z3

Salary

$25.00 to $27.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

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

Tasks

  • Load and unload goods
  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • 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

  • Accident or incident reports
  • Driver logbook
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Maintenance and repair reports

Type of trucking and equipment

  • Dump truck
  • Tractor-trailer

Communication systems experience

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Transportation/travel experience

  • Local
  • Short-haul

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Sitting

Personal suitability

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

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 35 to 40 hours per week

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