Salary: $54,000.00 Yearly, for 40.00 Hours per week
Location: Alberta , British Columbia, Saskatchewan , Manitoba
Education: Completion of high school
Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.): Driver’s License (Class 1 or A) .
Experience: 2 years (in Canada or International)
Languages: Speak English
Type of Trucking and Equipment: Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles)
Type of Travel: Long-haul
Weight Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Specific Skills: Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Loading and unloading of goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Plan travel schedules and routes, Use atlases and other trip planning aids, Receive and relay information to central dispatcher, Pay and receive payments for goods, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment, Perform brake adjustments, Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness, Perform preventive maintenance, Perform emergency roadside repairs
Essential Skills: Oral communication, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Job task planning and organizing, Finding information, Continuous learning.