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Long haul truck driver (Across North America) (NOC: 7411/7511)
Posted date [Jun-12-18]  (ID: 198082)
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Position: Long haul truck driver (Across North America) (NOC: 7411/7511)


No. of Vacancies: 10


Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time, Weekend, Day, Night, Evening


Salary: $23.60-$25.00 Hourly, for 50.00 Hours per week


Anticipated Start Date (at the latest in 3 months): As soon as possible


Business Location: 12340 Winram Road, Surrey, BC, V3V 3Y5


Education: High School an asset.


Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Driver’s Licence (Class 1 or A), Air Brake (Z) Endorsement


Experience: We will provide 2 weeks of paid training to eligible and interested candidates.


Languages: Basic English


Type of Trucking and Equipment: Tractor-trailer, Extended length tractor-trailer combination, Logging, highway, Dump


Type of Travel: Long-haul, Provincial/territorial, International


Documentation Knowledge: Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Trans-border documentation, Maintenance and repair reports, Trip reports, Accident or incident reports


Communication Equipment Experience: Cellular phone, Satellite tracking (GPS) equipment


Weight Handling: Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)


Specific Skills:
Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Loading and unloading of goods, Plan travel schedules and routes, Use atlases and other trip planning aids, Receive and relay information to central dispatcher, Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment, Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness


Security and Safety: Basic security clearance, Criminal record check, Driving record check (abstract), Medical exam, Drug test


Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Physically demanding


Transportation/Travel Information: Willing to travel cross-border, willing to travel for extended periods, Valid driver’s licence


Work Location Information: Various locations in North America


Essential Skills: Document use, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Significant use of memory, Finding information, Continuous learning


Other: Operate units, hauling freight throughout Canada/U.S. Candidate must be legally entitled to work in Canada.



Employer: Northwest Freightways Ltd.


How to apply:


By Mail: 12340 Winram Road, Surrey, BC, V3V 3Y5

By Fax: 604-597-8066

By Email:

Job Title Long haul truck driver (Across North America) (NOC: 7411/7511)
Company Name North West Freightways Ltd.
Category Category -> Transportation / Logistics
Job Type Job Type -> Full-Time
Location Surrey
Area Location -> BC - Other