Canadian Base Transport Ltd
Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time, Overtime, Weekend, Day, Night, Evening
Salary: $24 Hourly, 50.00 Hours per/week,
Other Benefits: 4% Vacation pay
Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
Job Openings: 20 Vacancies
Education: Secondary school diploma preferred, but not required.
Experience: Heavy duty driving experience is an asset, but not required.
Language: Basic English / Functional English is required.
Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.):
Driver’s License (Class 1 or A), Air Brake (Z) Endorsement required.
Type of Trucking and Equipment:
Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles), Tractor-trailer, Flatbed, Refrigerated, Highway.
Visa Sponsorship included: Yes
Type of Travel:
This position is for Long-haul heavy truck driving, routes vary considerably; routes include travel through the Province of British Columbia & Alberta, all across Canada, (BC, AB, SK, MB, and USA). Travel may also be through other areas in Canada and the United States. Travel through various towns, cities, and districts in Canada and the United States.
Applicants must be willing to learn how to review, input data into, and understand the following documents; driver logbook, bill of lading, inspection report, pre-trip/on-route/post-trip, trans-border documentation, and maintenance/repair reports, & trip reports.
Applicants must be willing to learn how to use the following equipment. Citizens band (CB) radio, Cellular phone, Satellite tracking (GPS) equipment
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs.)
- The ability to operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials,
- Loading and unloading of goods, tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo,
- Plan travel schedules and routes,
- Use atlases and other trip planning aids,
- Receive and relay information to central dispatcher,
- Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy,
- Pay and receive payments for goods,
- Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
Security and Safety:
Basic security clearance, Criminal record check, Driving record check (abstract), Medical exam, Drug test
Willing to travel all across Canada and the United States. Willing to travel by day/evening/night including travel on overnight routes, willing to travel for extended periods of time.
On the Job training for any applicants in Canada who hold a valid Class 1 Driver’s License and who are successfully hired.
Candidate must be legally entitled to work in Canada and must be willing to drive long haul trucks as a two-person team.
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