Long Haul Truck Driver

Posted on July 10, 2024. Primary Region: Winnipeg, MB

Long haul truck driver (Teer Code-73300)
By Westoba Transport Ltd

Job details
• Location Oakbank, MBR0E 1J0
• Salary25.00 hourly / 60 hours per Week
• Terms of employment Permanent employment Full time
• Day, Early Morning, Evening, Morning, Night, Weekend
• Start date Starts as soon as possible
• Benefits: Other benefits
• vacancies8 vacancies

• Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Will train
Green job

The employer stated that this position is a green job, because it involves tasks and responsibilities contributing to positive environmental outcomes and helping Canada achieve its net-zero target.

Work setting
• Relocation costs covered by employer
• Calculate the cost of truck repairs and new parts if needed
• Plan or adjust routes based on changing conditions, using computer equipment, global positioning systems (GPS) equipment, or other navigation devices, to minimize fuel consumption and carbon emissions
• Address customers' complaints or concerns
• Professionalism in customer service
• Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
• Load and unload goods
• Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
• 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

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses
• Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
• Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Experience and specialization
Documentation knowledge
• Accident or incident reports
• Driver logbook
• Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
• Maintenance and repair reports
• Trip reports

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

Additional information
Work conditions and physical capabilities
• Attention to detail
• Physically demanding
• Repetitive tasks
• Sitting

Weight handling
• Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Personal suitability
• Efficient interpersonal skills
• Flexibility
• Judgement
• Organized
• Reliability
• Team player
• Hardworking
• Patience

Other benefits
• Free parking available
• Learning/training paid by employer
• Parking available

How to apply
By email

By mail
42 Matheson Pwky suite 3Oakbank, MBR0E 1J0

Oakbank, MB

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