Application For Truck Driver Needed in Canada by Rolling Rim Transportation Ltd

Application For Truck Driver Needed in Canada by Rolling Rim Transportation Ltd

Truck drivers typically transport materials and goods among manufacturing, distribution and retail centers. Some also perform sales and customer service as part of the job. Other duties include inspecting their vehicles for mechanical issues relating to safe operation, and basic repair work.

Job details
  •  Location: 9 – 655 TAMARACK RD NW Edmonton, ABT6T 0N4
  •  Salary: $28.00HOUR hourly for 40 hours per week
  •  Terms of employment: Permanent employment
    Full time
  •  Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, On Call, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning
  •  Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  •  vacancies: 2 vacancies

We are looking for a licensed truck driver who will be responsible for the safe and timely delivery of goods and other articles of trade to our customers. You will be tasked with driving and maintaining trucks that will be assigned to you, as well as working closely with our team of dispatchers in order to plan routes and track deliveries.

A Class A CDL or commercial driver license is required. Successful candidates must have a clean driving record and must pass a drug and alcohol test.

Truck Driver Responsibilities:

  • Drive long distances to deliver goods to customers.
  • Load and unload cargo.
  • Record cargo deliveries.
  • Refuel and clean vehicle.
  • Report road incidents to the dispatcher.
  • Follow traffic laws.
  • Inspect trucks and record issues.
  • Follow accident procedures.
  • Keep an activities log and log hours.
  • Report mechanical problems to maintenance personnel.
  • Plan routes using GPS system.
  • Get goods to the client on time.
  • Maintain a positive attitude with customers.
  • Keep commercial driver license up to date.

Truck Driver Requirements:

  • Class A CDL or commercial driver license.
  • Current TWIC card.
  • Must pass drug and alcohol test.
  • Must have clean driving record.
  • Must provide current MVR.
  • Must provide a medical certificate.
  • High school diploma.

Job requirements

Languages

  • English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

  • No experience

Specific Skills

  • Transport and handle dangerous goods
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Load and unload goods
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

Communication Systems Experience

  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Trip recorder (on-board computer)
Additional Skills
  • Address customers’ complaints or concerns
  • Professionalism in customer service
Security and Safety
  • Driving record check (abstract); Criminal record check;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
  • Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Sitting; Large workload; Overtime required;
Personal Suitability
  • Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Judgement; Reliability; Organized;

Employment groups

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Visible minorities.

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

  • You are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • You have a valid Canadian work permit.

If you are not authorized to work in Canada, do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email

rollingrimtransportation@gmail.com

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