Russet Enterprises Ltd.
Posted 2 months ago
Full Time

Job Description

Job Description

Castlegar/ Trail Terminal Location: 1800 Arrow Lakes Drive   Castlegar, BC   V1N 3H9

Title: Class 1 Truck Driver

Russet Enterprises Ltd.  has six  (12) permanent, full time driving positions.

Anticipated Start Date: As Soon as Possible Pay rate: $25.71/ hourly rate- plus 7.5% performance bonus 55 hours per week

Phone: 250-549-2157 Fax:  250-549-2537

Email:     In subject line: J-21830


High School Diploma/or Equivalency

Credentials (certificates, licenses. memberships, courses, etc.):

Driver's License Class 1 or A. Air Brake (Z) Endorsement


2-3 years of Mountain Driving Experience


Speak English, Read English, Write English

Type of Trucking and Equipment:


Type of Travel: Long-Haul, Local, Regional, home at the end of each shift

Work Location Information:

Various Locations. Start and end shift in Castlegar.

Home at some point each day

Documentation Knowledge:

Logbook, Bill of Lading, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports

Communication Equipment Experience:

Citizens band (CB) radio, Cellular phone, 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, Receive and relay information to central dispatcher, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires. lights, brakes. cold storage and other equipment. Perform brake adjustments, Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness

Additional Skills:

2-3 years of Mountain driving expertise

Security and Safety:

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment:

Steel-toed safety boots, Hard hat

Transportation/Travel Information:

Own transportation. Valid driver's class 1 license

Essential Skills:

Reading text, Document use, Numeracy. Writing. Oral communication, Working with others


Steady work, good pay, extended health benefits. Double shift equipment, 24 hour dispatch

"We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are Strongly Encourage New Comers and Aboriginal Peoples to apply."

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