Truck Driver / Yard
Kent Building Supplies is the largest retail building supply chain in Atlantic Canada. Our mission is to be the best source of home improvement products through superior service, quality products and everyday great prices. We protect our customers and staff by hiring and training associates committed to our safety values. Kent is locally owned and operated, and we continue to grow in your community.
We are currently hiring a full-time Truck Driver with a class 5 license for our Kent store.
As a Truck Driver, you will be a part of the team that provides delivery services for our customers displaying the highest standards of safety and excellent customer service. You will be responsible for monitoring truck maintenance and keeping driver’s record requirements such as daily checklist. This job can be physically demanding.
Deliver materials to private homes and construction sites safely
Work in the yard and in the store actively helping customers
Prepare trucks for loading and assist warehouse staff as required
Ensure proper vehicle maintenance and safety
Maintain contact with dispatch and work to resolve any issues
Verify load security and accuracy
Report defects, violations, accidents or injuries
Act professionally at all times
Follow all regulations, company policies, and procedures
Other duties as assigned by manager
Proven work experience as a delivery driver
Valid driver’s license class 5
Ability to work in all weather conditions, fast-paced, and dynamic workplace
Self-motivated, punctual, reliable, and safety oriented
Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
Effective written and oral communication skills (Bilingual English/French will be considered an asset)
Basic hand tool skills
Able to do physical work
A safe work environment
Great mentors and on-the-job training
Opportunities for growth and career advancement
Employee and Family Assistance Plan
Full time benefits after probation period including health, drug and dental coverage; disability insurance and RRSP
Interested in a career with Kent? We would love to hear from you!
Please apply Online!
We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.