Truck Driver

Ditmarsia Holdings Ltd.
Published
January 11, 2024
Location
Fort St. John
Category
Job Type
Experience
Must have relevant experience
Salary Type
Hourly Rate
Salary
40-60
Country
Canada
Province
British Columbia

Description

Full Job Description

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years
  • or equivalent experience

Task

  • Address customers' complaints or concerns
  • Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques
  • Owner-operator business skills
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • Drive lighter, special purpose trucks
  • 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
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

Health Benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits
  • Other benefits

Weight Handling

  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Cellular phone

Qualifications

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses

  • Air Brakes Endorsement
  • Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A)
  • Extended Trailer Combination Permit or Endorsement

Documentation knowledge

  • Accident or incident reports
  • Bill of lading
  • Driver logbook
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Maintenance and repair reports
  • Trans-border documentation
  • Trip reports

Type of trucking and equipment

  • Extended length tractor-trailer combination
  • Flatbed
  • Logging, highway
  • Logging, off-highway
  • Tractor-trailer

Communication systems experience

  • Citizens band (CB) radio

Transportation/travel experience

  • Local
  • Long-haul
  • Provincial/territorial
  • Short-haul

Security and safety

  • Basic security clearance
  • Criminal record check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Medical exam

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting

How to Apply

You can visit driver, truck - Fort St. John, BC - Indeed.com

Or

Apply via email with resume & cover letter to Dispatch or in person @ 7907 101 Ave Fort St. John BC

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