City Driver

Job details

  • Location: 12547 Regional Rd, Acton, ON, L7J 2M1 and 405-2, Bluewater Road, Bedford, Nova Scotia(N.S) B4B1G8, Canada
  • Salary: $20 to $23 per hour
  • Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time
  • Start Date: As soon as possible

Job requirements

  • English
  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
  • Between 1 to 2 years
Security and Safety
  • Medical exam, Driver’s validity license check, Driving record check (abstract), Drug test, Criminal record check and Basic security clearance
Documentation Knowledge
  • Trans-border documentation, Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Trip reports, Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports and Inspection reports (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
Specific Skills
  • Operate and drive tractor trailer to transport goods and materials as a Long Haul Truck Driver
  • Operate and drive trucks to transport goods and materials to destinations in a safe and efficient way according to the all relevant legislation, policies, and procedures
  • Oversee all aspects of vehicles, such as condition of equipment, loading and unloading, perform daily safety and security of cargo and maintenance checks
  • Perform pre-trip inspection of vehicle systems and equipment such as tires, lights and breaks, etc.
  • Ensure truck and equipment is safely stored
  • Plan your trip according to the weather conditions
  • Clean trucks as scheduled or as required
  • Follow safety procedures for transporting hazardous goods
  • Manage Bill of Ladings and other expense receipts pertaining to the trip
  • Maintain Log Books according to rules and regulations
  • Record cargo information, distance travelled, fuel consumption
  • Communicate with dispatcher at least twice in a day for updates
Type of Trucking and Equipment
  • Refrigerated, Tractor-trailer

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

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Apply by email: safety@swiftranslogistics.com

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