(905) 840-4300 34 Perdue Ct, Caledon, ON L7C 3M6

INTERNATIONAL LONG HAUL TRUCK DRIVER

Job details

  • Location: Halifax, NS
  • Salary: $50,000.00 to $60,000 Year for 40 to 50 Hours / Week
  • Employment groups: Students, Youth, Newcomers to Canada
  • Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time
  • Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Benefits: Mileage paid

Job requirements

Languages

  • English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

  • 1 year to less than 2 years

Security and Safety

  • Driver’s validity license check, Driving record check (abstract), Drug test and Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel cross-border, willing to travel for extended periods, willing to travel overnight and have a valid driver’s license

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Sitting and driving for prolonged periods of time

Work Location Information

  • Driving to various long haul locations

Communication Systems Experience

  • E-Logs, Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment, Citizens band (CB) radio and Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Documentation Knowledge

  • Driver logbook, Trip reports, Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports and inspection reports (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)

Specific Skills

  • Load and unload goods
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Operate and drive tractor-trailer to transport goods and materials
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Perform pre-trip inspection
  • En route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Refrigerated, Tractor-trailer

Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Air Brakes Endorsement, AZ class license, Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

 

Apply by email: jobs@harmangroup.ca