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Truck Drivers, Long Haul Needed At Bowline Logistics Ltd. Canada

Job brief

We are looking for experienced Truck Drivers to serve our supply chain logistics department in a safe and timely manner.

Job Details

Employer Name:
Bowline Logistics Ltd.
Wage/Salary Info:
$25.00 hourly
Location:
REGINA
Employment Terms:
Full Time
Length of Employment:
Full Time, 40 to 60 hours per week
Education:
Grade 12
Experience:
3-5 Years
Application Closing Date:
21-Nov-2020

Responsibilities

  • Transport finished goods and raw materials over land to and from manufacturing plants or retail and distribution centers
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
  • Document and log work/rest periods and kilometres spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
  • Input “macros” into our automated system for each stage of the loading and unloading process
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions
  • Report defects, accidents or violations

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Truck Driver
  • Hands on experience with electronic equipment and software (GPS, AVL units, CB etc)
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • No recent moving or driving violations
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
  • Willing to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment recommendations
  • Trucking school diploma
  • Valid truck driving licence

Languages

  • English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
    or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Driver’s License (Class 1 or A); Forklift Operator Certification; Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi-trailer trucks); Air Brakes Endorsement

Experience

  • 3 years to less than 5 years
Specific Skills
Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Load and unload goods; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials; Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo; Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment; Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption; Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports; Trip reports; Trans-border documentation; Maintenance and repair reports; Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip); Driver logbook; Bill of lading

How to apply

By email

[email protected]

Application Information

Employer Name:
Bowline Logistics Ltd.

Contact Email:
[email protected]
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