Driver, Truck Trailer

Posted on Jun 27

Bhullar Transportation Group

Edmonton, AB

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

Transportation/Travel Experience Provincial/territorial

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Tractor-trailer; Flatbed; Tractor-trailer B train; Extended length tractor-trailer combination

Work Location Information

Willing to relocate; Relocation costs covered by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks; Attention to detail; Sitting; Overtime required

Transportation/Travel Information Valid driver's licence

Own Tools/Equipment Cellular phone

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Basic security clearance

Weight Handling Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Communication Systems Experience

Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Documentation Knowledge

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; Pay and receive payments for goods; 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; 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

Experience 1 year to less than 2 years

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) Driver's License (Class 1 or A)

Education Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Languages English

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