Company Drivers

Job details

  • Location: 12547 Regional Rd, Acton, ON, L7J 2M1 and 405-2, Bluewater Road, Bedford, Nova Scotia(N.S) B4B1G8, Canada

  • Salary: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 / Year for 40 to 60 Hours / Week

  • 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
  • Valid passport, 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 and secured stored

  • Plan your trip according to the weather conditions

  • Clean trucks as scheduled and 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, and 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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