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long haul truck driver


Source: Job Bank

Location

Edmonton, AB
T6T0Z2

Salary

$29.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Tasks

  • Load and unload goods
  • 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
  • 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 

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)

Documentation knowledge

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

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Physically demanding

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 to 60 hours per week

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