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Driver, Truck-Trailer
Posted date [Jun-12-18]  (ID: 198065)
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Canada Cartage is seeking Class 1 Drivers

Sign on BONUS of $2250

New Drivers Welcome

Jumpstart your transportation career with Canada Cartage! With locations across Canada, Canada Cartage is a recognized leader in transportation logistics delivering customized solutions for the transportation, distribution and warehousing marketplace. We offer a competitive remuneration and benefits package, advancement opportunities and career development.

Our ProTrainer program will help newly licensed Drivers join the industry to become a safe and comfortable Class 1 Driver. Through the ProTrainer program, you will receive paid, on-the-road training with an experienced, knowledgeable driver. Your one-on-one learning plan will be customized to your identified areas of growth. You will become a confident driver, develop safe habits and gain in-depth valuable industry knowledge.  After you successfully complete the ProTrainer program, you will be offered full-time employment as a Class 1 Driver with Canada Cartage.

EMPLOYER NAME: Canada Cartage

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 17508 116 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 2T9

POSITION: Tractor-trailer truck driver (Class 1 Long Haul)

LOCATION: Edmonton, AB

STATUS: Full Time, Permanent

SALARY:  $24.47/hour  As per Collective Agreement ($52,855 minimum yearly), 45 hours per week, Medical Benefits, Dental Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Pension Plan Benefits, Other Benefits

TOTAL POSITIONS: 25

Job Duties:

  • Loading and unloading of goods
  • Inspect, operate and maintain company and customer issued equipment
  • Document and report all safety related equipment defects to the dispatch (when applicable)
  • Exercise safe-work practices in all work related activities (e.g. - using proper material handling equipment)
  • Maintain communication with company dispatch office to report daily activity, delays, unscheduled breaks, workplace injuries, motor vehicle collisions and vehicle, cargo, equipment and property loss/damage
  • Complete and submit all documentation required for payroll, customer billing, hours of service, vehicle maintenance etc.
  • Inspect cargo prior to accepting and apply appropriate cargo securement (when applicable) as per NSC Standard 10.
  • Must be willing and able to hand bomb products into delivery locations as required and requested
  • Always comply with hours of service and TDG (Transportation of Dangerous Goods) regulations

Skills and Abilities:

  • Document knowledge: -Driver logbook, inspection report, (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), maintenance and repair reports, trip reports, accident or incident reports.
  • Essential Skills: -Significant use of memory, continuous learning, finding information, job task planning and organizing, critical thinking, decision making, problem solving, working with others, oral communication, writing, document use, reading text.
  • Type of Travel: - Local, Short Haul, Long Haul, Regional, Provincial/territorial. Being away from home for 3-5 days, evening and weekend work may be required.
  • Type of Trucking: - Tractor Trailer, Flatbed, Tanker

Skills Requirement

  • A valid Class 1 license with no experience necessary
  • Clean Drivers abstract (no greater than 30 days old)
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds – hand bombing may be required.
  • Provide criminal record check
  • Professional in appearance
  • Professional in customer service

If you meet the above qualifications, please apply with your Resume and/or Commercial Driver Abstract.

How to Apply - 

  • Fill out an application here - https://app.jobvite.com/j?aj=ojWN7fwT&s=CanadaCartage
  • R ecruiting@canadacartage.com
  • www.drivecanadacartage.com

For other inquiries you can also visit our website at https://www.canadacartage.com/

We thank all applicants for their interest in joining our organization, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. Qualified candidates will be guaranteed a road test.

Canada Cartage LP is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from Aboriginal people, members of visible minority groups and women.

Job Title Driver, Truck-Trailer
Company Name Canada Cartage Systems
Email recruiting@canadacartage.com
Category Category -> Transportation / Logistics
Job Type Job Type -> Full-Time
Salary
Location Edmonton
Area Location -> AB - Other