truck driver

  • Full Time
  • O'Leary

KILDARE FISHERIES LTD

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

  • Tasks
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Pay and receive payments for goods
  • Perform brake adjustments
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
  • Perform preventive maintenance
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatch
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

  • Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 
  • Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)

  • Type of trucking and equipment
  • Tractor-trailer

  • Communication systems experience
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

  • Transportation/travel experience
  • International

  • Security and safety
  • Valid passport

  • Transportation/travel information
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel for extended periods
  • Willing to travel overnight

  • Own tools/equipment
  • Hard hat
  • Steel-toed safety boots

  • Personal suitability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

  • Screening questions
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

  • Other benefits
  • Parking available
  • Travel insurance
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English or French
  • Hours: 40 to 50 hours per week

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