long haul tractor-trailer driver - Waasis (NB) - Job posting

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Long Haul Tractor-trailer Driver Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on September 09, 2020 by Employer details Vesta Trucking Ltd.

Job details

  • Location Waasis, NB

  • Salary$.40 per mile
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • Benefits: Group Insurance Benefits
  • vacancies 1 vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1526887

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate; Defensive Driving Course; Driver's License (Class 1 or A); Air Brake (Z) Endorsement; Commercial Driver Registration Program (CDRP) Card; Commercial Vehicle Operator's Registration (CVOR) Certificate; FAST (Free and Secure Trade) Program; Air Brakes Endorsement

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Transport and handle dangerous goods; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Load and unload goods; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials; Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo; 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
Professionalism in customer service; Mountain driving expertise
Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Drug test; Criminal record check; Valid passport
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Hard hat; Cellular phone
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle; Willing to travel internationally
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting; Large workload
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer
Transportation/Travel Experience
National; International; Long-haul
Personal Suitability
Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Reliability; Organized

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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, Veterans, Visible minorities

Advertised until

2020-11-03

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