Truck driver (Local Truck Driver Class 1 Day Shift)

Landtran Logistics Inc.
Posting Date: September 19, 2017
Closing Date: Until Filled
Location: Edmonton, AB (1 vacancy)
Status: Permanent, Full Time, Shift, Days

Description:

Salary

  • Negotiable based on experience
  • 40.00 Hours per week
  • Bonus
  • Medical Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • RRSP Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits

Anticipated Start Date (at the latest in 3 months):
As soon as possible

Location
Edmonton, AB (1 vacancy)

Skill Requirements

Education
Completion of high school

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.):
Driver's Licence (Class 1)

Experience
1 year to less than 2 years

Languages
English

Type of Trucking and Equipment
Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles)

Type of Travel

  • Short-haul
  • Local

Documentation Knowledge

  • Driver logbook (e-logn knowledge is an asset)
  • Bill of lading
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Maintenance and repair reports
  • Accident or incident reports
  • Dangerous goods occurrence reports

Communication Equipment Experience:
Cellular phone

Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Operate articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Loading and unloading of goods
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Plan travel schedules and routes
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatcher
  • Transport hazardous products or dangerous goods
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitnesss

Additional Skills
Professionalism in customer service

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Essential Skills

  • Reading text
  • Document use
  • Numeracy
  • Writing
  • Communication
  • Working with others
  • Problem solving
  • Decision making
  • Job task planning and organizing
  • Finding information
  • Computer use
  • Continuous learning

Please submit a resume and covering letter to:

Will Pina - Health and Safety Manager
Tel.: -
Fax: -
will.pina@landtranlogistics.com
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About Us

Based in Western Canada, the Landtran Group of companies consists of diverse subsidiary business units that are able to provide unparalleled reach and service across Canada, the United States and Mexico.

With over 60 years of transportation and delivery experience, we are proud to be Industry leaders.

Our versatility and international range has helped to secure our place as one of the largest integrated, regional distribution operations in Western Canada.