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Job details: Long Haul Truck Driver

Employer: Planet Express Transport Ltd

Position: Long Haul Truck Driver 

Location(s):

  • 13245 72 Ave., Surrey, BC, V3W 2N5
  • New Westminster, BC, V3M 5G7

Salary: $27.00 hourly / 50 hours per week

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Terms of employment: Permanent employment, Full time, Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Overtime

Start date: Starts as soon as possible

Benefits: Long term benefits, Other benefits

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vacancies: 10 vacancies

Languages

English

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Experience an asset

Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Load and unload goods
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)

Documentation knowledge

  • Driver logbook
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)

Type of trucking and equipment

  • Flatbed
  • Tractor-trailer

Communication systems experience

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

Transportation/travel experience

  • Long-haul

Security and safety

  • Valid passport
  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Medical exam

Transportation/travel information

  • Drive manual transmission vehicle
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Sitting

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Long term benefits

  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Other benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

About the Employer

Planet Express Transport Ltd was founded in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada. We provide Bulk Cargo Transport service, Less Truck Load (LTL), Heavy Lift Cargo Logistic, Full Truck Load, Cold (Reefer) Logistics, Bonded Warehouse service, etc. Our promise to security will be essential analytics and only the organization and attained through nonstop observing. Our committed group will set those business measures for client fulfillment through its professionalism and expertise in transportation.

Address: 13245 72 Ave Unit #202, Surrey, British Columbia, V3W 2N5, Canada

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How to apply

By email

[email protected]

How-to-apply instructions

Here is what you must include in your application:

  • Cover letter
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Long Haul Truck Driver in Canada

Description

Long haul truck drivers drive straight trucks or tractor-trailers to transport freight. Long-haul truck drivers operate heavy trucks over urban, interurban, provincial and international routes, while short-haul and local transport truck drivers operate over urban and short interurban routes. They are employed by transportation, manufacturing, distribution and moving companies, and trucking employment service agencies, or they may be self-employed.

Job duties

Long-haul transport truck drivers

  • Operate and drive primarily tractor-trailor, long-combination vehicle and straight-body trucks weighing over 4500 kg to transport goods and materials over long distances
  • Plan trip logistics and obtain required documentation to transport goods
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection of vehicle systems, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights and turning signals, brakes and cold storage
  • Ensure cargo is secured properly in accordance with safety requirements and follow safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods
  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Administer bills of lading and manually or electronically maintain log books
  • Communicate with dispatcher, other drivers and customers using communication devices and on-board computers
  • May perform emergency roadside repairs
  • May drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • May transport hazardous products or dangerous goods.

Requirements needed as a Long Haul Truck Driver in Canada

This is what you typically need to start working in Canada as a Long Haul Truck Driver .

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  • Completion of secondary school is usually required.
  • On-the-job-training is provided.
  • Completion of an accredited driver training course of up to three months duration, through a vocational school or community college, may be required.
  • A Class 3 or D licence is required to drive straight-body trucks.
  • A Class 1 or A licence is required to drive long combination vehicles.
  • Air brake endorsement (Z) is required for drivers who operate vehicles equipped with air brakes.

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