Truck Driver - Truck Trailer

DCT Chambers Trucking
Posted 12 days ago
Castlegar,
$30.20 per hour
Full Time

Job Description

DCT Chambers Trucking in Castlegar requires a Truck Driver, Truck – Trailer driver

Tasks include:

  • Mountain driving expertise
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Load and unload goods
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • 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

  • Air Brakes Endorsement
  • Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)

Documentation knowledge

  • Accident or incident reports
  • Bill of lading
  • Driver logbook
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Maintenance and repair reports

Type of trucking and equipment

  • Tractor-trailer
  • Tractor-trailer B train

Communication systems experience

  • Citizens band (CB) radio
  • Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment
  • Trip recorder (on-board computer)

Security and safety

  • Driver’s validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver’s licence

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

  • 2 years to less than 3 years

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Additional Info

Work schedule:

Day, Night

Workplace type:

On-site only

Start date:

As soon as possible

Language:English

Positions available:3

2021 NOC group:Transport truck drivers (73300)

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