truck driver, heavy truck
Slavjanka Trans Co Ltd
Steinbach, MB
Salary$$55,000YEAR yearly for 60 to 70 hours per week
Vacancies 5 Vacancies
Terms of employment Permanent Full time
Start date As soon as possible
Employment conditions: Day, Evening, Weekend, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning
Job no. 1140542
Source Job Bank
Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
AZ class license; Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks); Air Brakes Endorsement

Experience
Experience an asset

Specific Skills
Transport and handle dangerous goods; Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Perform brake adjustments; Load and unload goods; Drive lighter, special purpose trucks; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo; Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment; Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes; Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption; Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports; Trip reports; Trans-border documentation; Maintenance and repair reports; Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip); Dangerous goods occurrence reports; Driver logbook; Bill of lading
Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment; Trip recorder (on-board computer); Citizens band (CB) radio
Additional Skills
Address customers' complaints or concerns; Owner-operator business skills; Professionalism in customer service; Mountain driving expertise
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract); Medical exam; Drug test; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance; Valid passport
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Hard hat
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle; Willing to travel internationally
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Attention to detail; Sitting
Work Location Information
Willing to relocate
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer; Dry bulk
Transportation/Travel Experience
Regional; National; Local; International; Provincial/territorial; Short-haul; Long-haul
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized