Long Haul Truck Drivers
Atwal Brothers Trucking Inc.
206-8434, 120 Street Surrey, BC V3W 7S2
Term of Employment: Full-Time, Permanent
Salary: $25.25 to $27.00 per hour for 50 to 60 hours per week
Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time
Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 06
NOC Group: Transport Truck Drivers (7411)/(7511)
Various location across US & Canada with base at 206-8434, 120 Street Surrey, BC V3W 7S2
Operate and drive long combination vehicles, special purpose trucks and straight – body trucks to transport goods and materials over long distances
Perform pre- trip, en-route and post trip inspection of vehicle, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights, turning signals, braes etc.
Plan trip logistics and obtain required documentation to transport goods
Ensure cargo is secured properly in accordance with safety requirements
Obtain special permits and other documents to required to transport cargo on international routes
Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
Load and unload goods
Perform emergency roadside repairs
Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
Administer bills of lading and maintain logbooks
Communicate with dispatcher, other drivers and customers using communication devices
· Education: Completion of Secondary School
· Work Experience: On the job training is provided. No prior experience is necessary.
· License: Class 1 or A or equivalent license is required. Air brake endorsement (Z) is required to operate vehicles equipped with air brakes
· Language: Basic English
Youth, Visible Minorities, Indigenous people, Veterans of Canadian Armed force, First Nation, Aboriginals and Newcomers to Canada with the above listed skills are welcome to apply.
Willing to travel internationally, Willing to travel cross-border, Willing to travel for extended periods, Willing to travel overnight, Valid driver's licence, Drive manual transmission vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Large workload, Handling heavy loads, Repetitive tasks, Sitting, Overtime required, Physically demanding
Team player, Effective interpersonal skills, Reliability, Judgement, Organized, Excellent oral communication, Flexibility
Trans-border documentation, Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Trip reports, Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports, Dangerous goods occurrence reports, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
As per Canada labour code for highway truck drivers 4% vacation pay of the gross salary will be paid monthly basis. Overtime rate of 1.5 times the regular pay is applicable after 60 hours per week.
How to Apply
If you are interested in the position, kindly apply by email or mail.
Mailing Address: 206-8434, 120 Street Surrey, BC V3W 7S2