Class 1 Driver

A.C.L. Construction Ltd.
Published
May 15, 2024
Location
Fort St. John, Chetwynd, Prince George, Mackenzie, Williams Lake
Category
Job Type
Experience
Must have relevant experience
Salary Type
Hourly Rate
Hours
Full-Time
Keywords
Class 1, Driver, Hauling, Equipment, Full-Time, Transportation, Professional Driving, Trucking, Road Transport, Heavy Operations
Office Phone Number
2502631205
Country
Canada
Province
British Columbia

Description

The ideal candidate will be responsible for safely hauling equipment, aggregates, and other cargo to and from locations as requested. This role reports to the Operations Superintendent and Dispatch.

Responsibilities

  • Loading and unloading heavy equipment onto different trailer configurations.
  • Completion of daily electronic logs and inspections.
  • Reporting any defaults from inspections that need to be addressed.
  • Comply with all provincial, federal and company rules, regulations, and policies.
  • Operate and drive primarily tractor-trailer, 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 from dispatch.
  • Perform pre-trip, enroute 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.
  • May perform emergency roadside repairs.
  • May transport hazardous products or dangerous goods.
  • Maintain maintenance on trucks – checking fluid levels daily.
  • Lining boxes with anti-stick agents such as salt – season dependent.
  • It is mandatory to always keep the cab of trucks clean and free of garbage and debris.

Qualifications

Qualifications & Experience

  • Class 1 Driver's License
  • Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience

Skills and Abilities

  • Willingness to learn.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong knowledge of transportation functions.
  • Strong knowledge of rules and regulations.
  • Excellent driving skills, good judgement, and ability to react quickly in emergency situations.

How to Apply

To Apply, please send your resume, and cover letter to info@aclcon.ca including the name of the position you’re applying for on the subject line.

 

 

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