Long Haul Truck Driver

Posted on Oct 12

Diamond Toor Transport Ltd


Personal Suitability

Flexibility; Team player; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

Type of Trucking and Equipment

Tractor-trailer; Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles); Flatbed; Tractor-trailer A train; Tractor-trailer B train; Refrigerated; Extended length tractor-trailer combination

Transportation/Travel Information Valid driver's licence

Weight Handling Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Communication Systems Experience

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

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

Specific Skills

Perform preventive maintenance; Perform brake adjustments; 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 No experience

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

Driver's License (Class 1 or A); AZ class license; Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks); Air Brakes Endorsement

Education Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Languages English

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