Long Haul Truck Driver

Posted on Jun 24

Popov L&N Transport

4525 Elaniak RdEdmonton, ABT6B 2N1

Long term benefits Other benefits

Personal Suitability

Flexibility; Team player; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

Transportation/Travel Experience National; Provincial/territorial; Long-haul

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles); Extended length tractor-trailer combination

Work Location Information Various locations

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Sitting

Transportation/Travel Information

Willing to travel for extended periods; Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle; Public transportation is available

Own Tools/Equipment Steel-toed safety boots

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check; 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; Citizens band (CB) radio

Documentation Knowledge

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

Specific Skills

Perform preventive maintenance; 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; Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations; 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

Long term benefits Other benefits

Experience Will train

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

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

Education Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Languages English

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