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long haul truck driver


Source: Job Bank

Location

Abbotsford, BC
V2T6J1

Salary

$29.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Will train

Tasks

  • Mountain driving expertise
  • Load and unload goods
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • 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
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Transport and handle dangerous goods

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

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

Documentation knowledge

  • Bill of lading
  • Driver logbook
  • Maintenance and repair reports

Type of trucking and equipment

  • Extended length tractor-trailer combination
  • Tractor-trailer

Communication systems experience

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

Transportation/travel experience

  • International
  • Long-haul
  • National
  • Regional

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 50 hours per week

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