Long Haul Truck Driver

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Job Id: 3874

Waves Trucking Ltd

August 15, 2023

Abbotsford

Canada

Full Time

Job title: Long Haul Truck Driver

Location: Abbotsford, BC

Wage: $27.00 – $29.00/Hour for 50-60 hours per week

Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time

Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible

Position Available: 06

 

Job Brief:

Waves Trucking Ltd is looking to hire Long Haul Truck Drivers responsible for safely and timely delivering raw materials and finished goods throughout the country.

 

Job duties and responsibilities:

  • Operate and drive company truck to locations across Canada and the US, transporting goods and materials
  • Perform pre-trip inspections of the truck, vehicle systems and equipment, brakes, tires, and lights
  • Use GPS or maps to chart out the best route which is time and fuel efficient
  • Oversee the condition of vehicle equipment, loading and unloading of goods and ensuring the safe delivery of cargo
  • Ensure that all documentation and permits are in order when driving US routes
  • Ensure the accurate recording of cargo information, distance logs, fuel consumption and expenses into logbooks
  • Ensure that any damaged products are reported and documented properly
  • Able to coordinate with Dispatchers and other logistics professionals efficiently while planning and driving their routes
  • May be required to drive as a part of a two-person team
  • Loading and unloading of loads
  • If necessary, perform emergency roadside repairs

 

Job Requirements:

  • Completion of secondary school is required
  • Must have Class 1 Driver License from BC or equivalent from anywhere with air brake endorsement
  • Must be able to communicate in basic English
  • Any prior experience in commercial driving is an asset
  • Must pass drug and alcohol test and have clean driving record
  • Ability to drive for extended hours
  • Willing to submit to background/Drug checks

 

How to apply: If eligible, please email your resume to wavestrucking@live.com

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