Are you a Class 1 Driver who enjoys delivering excellent customer service, and working with a great team? Do you like being able to come home at the end of your shift and are you ready for a new challenge? If so, Gordon Food Service could be the place for you!
Responsibilities & Qualifications:
We are currently looking for a Transit Driver to join our Transportation team in Saskatoon, SK.
Reporting to the Transportation Supervisor, the Transit Driver is responsible for transporting loaded and empty Gordon Food Service trailers from Distribution Centres or from point-to-point via night transit in a timely manner. Start in Saskatoon, haul B trains to Edmonton, drop the trailers and haul B trains back to Saskatoon
Shift: Night Shift - 3 shifts x 12 hours per shifts; 4 pm - 6 am (Varied days)
Transports loaded and empty Gordon Food Service trailers from Distribution Centres or from point-to-point via night transit in a timely manner;
Collaborates with the Manager and Lead Hands for work assignments, changes in assignment and on-time delivery performance of work assignments
Performs proper equipment maintenance, monitors refrigeration unit, and report maintenance issues and all physical damages
Completes driver check-ins as required
Maintains safe work and safe driving practices
Performs daily pre/post trip inspection of vehicles to include proper completion of paperwork and inspection forms, and entering route information into the computer system
Maintains accurate and complete required DOT and GFS logs daily
Adheres to the mission and cornerstone values and applicable practices of the organization
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Education, Skills & Competencies:
Class 1A driver’s license
High school diploma
Works well unsupervised and is self- motivated
Must be able to do physical work (walking, bending, lifting, pulling, etc.) and lift up to 80 lbs
Must have a passion for customer service
Strong attention to detail
Must have a flexible schedule and be able to work holidays
Must have a passion for Customer Service
Ability to work in a fast paced, physically challenging environment
Positive attitude and strong work ethic
Compensation and Benefits:
Competitive hourly wages
Company flex benefits for you and your family
Company RRSP with matching DPSP
Driver Accuracy Incentive program
Family owned company
Employee recognition programs
We're a company with integrity at its core. We believe in treating each other with respect and working as a team to get things done right. And because of this collaboration, we've created an atmosphere that's fun, supportive, and alive with energy!
Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.
All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to any enumerated or analogous grounds of discrimination, including race, religious beliefs, colour, gender, gender identity, gender expression, physical disability, mental disability, age, ancestry, place of origin, marital status, source of income, family status, sexual orientation or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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