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LONG HAUL TRUCK DRIVER

Posted by: Sage Logistics
Posting date: January 20, 2020      Closing date: November 19, 2020
Posting date: January 20, 2020
Closing date: November 19, 2020
 
Job location: Abbotsford - BC, Canada
 
Salary: $25.00 per hour
 
Vacancy: 2
 
Job category: Driving
Job id: 20200120-182352

Job summary:


COMPANY SUMMARY: Sage Logistics is transportation company operating out of Abbotsford, British Columbia that serves businesses across the lower mainland. We provide our loyal clientele with secure and reliable transportation services. Our team of efficient and qualified truck drivers are integral to the success of our business. JOB SUMMARY: We are looking to employ two truck drivers for our growing transportation company. Our ideal candidate is efficient, responsible and safe. Our truck drive

Job description:


JOB DESCRIPTION AND DUTIES:

 

  • Transport goods and materials from manufacturing plant to warehouses, rail yards, distribution centres and other provinces
  • 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 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
  • Document and log work/rest periods and kilometres spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
  • Inspect for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
  • Load and unload the cargo off truck including supervision
  • 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
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Keep interior of vehicle clean of debris and clutter

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Seven months to less than one year of driving experience
  • No formal education requirements
  • Ability to communicate in English
  • Driver's License (Class 1 or A) is required
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement is required

 

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL CAPABILITIES:

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight, cross-border and for extended periods

 

ADDITIONAL SKILLS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility and Judgement
  • Must be a team player, reliable and organized
  • Must be available for all hours of operations and shifts including overtime and weekend work as required

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Permanent Full-time, Long-term.


HOURS OF WORK:
40 hours per week

OVERTIME: One and one-half times the regular wage rate as per provincial regulations.

 

BENEFITS PACKAGE:

  • Insurance from Workplace Safety and Insurance Board covered by employer.
  • Vacation pay as per provincial regulations will be paid each payday on a semi-monthly basis.

Preference given to applicants who are Canadian citizens, Canadian Permanent Residents, New Immigrants, Indigenous Persons / Aboriginals, Visible Minorities and Vulnerable Youth.

 

If interested in this position, please apply by email at sagelogistics123@gmail.com or by mail to 2233 McKenzie Rd, Abbotsford, BC V2S 4A1 Canada, with resume and cover letter. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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