Short Haul Truck Driver

Posted on Jun 22

The Minhas Group

2915 - Ellwood Drive SWEdmonton, ABT6X 0B1

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Organized

Work Location Information Various locations

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel for extended periods; Valid driver's licence; Travel expenses paid by employer

Own Tools/Equipment Steel-toed safety boots; Cellular phone

Security and Safety Driving record check (abstract)

Weight Handling Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Additional Skills

Address customers' complaints or concerns; Professionalism in customer service

Communication Systems Experience

Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Documentation Knowledge

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

Specific Skills

Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Perform brake adjustments; 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; 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

Experience Experience an asset

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

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

Education Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Languages English

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