Drivers - Class 1 with Winch Truck Experience

Role: 

Tractor-Trailer Driver 

General Description:

Experienced driver for:

  • Tractor and various trailers
  • Regular route to Edmonton plus local 160km radius towing and haulage
  • Transporting various cargo and heavy duty equipment in support of major oil sands operators.
  • Winching experience for smart loading of disabled vehicles
Salary: To be negotiated. Health-care benefits available.
Term of Employment: Permanent, Full Time
Start Date: Immediate
Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta
Other:

Clean Driver's Abstract & Drug Test, Own Accomodation

 

Job Requirements:

Major Tasks and Skills:

  • Driving 
  • Winching experience for smart loading of disabled vehicles
  • Reporting
  • Securing Loads
  • Working alone - taking full responsibility to get things done
  • Team player 

Experience:

  • 3 years minimum driving experience.

Credentials:

  • Driver's Licence (Class 1)

Customer Relationship:

  • Ability to communicate courteously and work with the customer's staff in a manner that enhances the business relationship.

Communications:

  • English - must be able to read, write and speak English fluently and clearly
    • Oral Comprehension - sufficient to adequately comprehend verbal instructions related to this driving role provided by other staff.
    • Reading - sufficient to adequately comprehend written policies as well as related government safety and transporation regulations that apply to drivers in this role.
    • Writing - suffcient to provide easy understanding of required reporting, ie. HOS logs, Pre-Trip Inspections, etc
    • Spoken - suffcient to be easily understood over radio or cell phone

Reporting:

  • Hours of Service Log Books
  • Daily Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspections
  • Daily Timesheet
  • Risk Assessment & Planning
  • Maintenance Request Forms

Work Conditions, Weight Handling, and Physical Capabilities:

  • Industrial work areas
  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Physically demanding

Personal Protection Equipment:

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Other Skills:

  • Document use - following instructions diligently
  • Numeracy - basic math as it applies to Log Books, Invoice/ Waybill
  • Working with others
  • Problem solving

Other Information:

Preference given to persons with strong and demonstrated ability to:

  • Work independently and effectively
  • Take directions and to perform such directions diligently
  • Take full responsibility for all assigned jobs and tasks, from start to full completion, performing each in a professional, timely, cost-effective manner that is also compliant with all company policies as well all applicable regulations (transportation, safety, etc.)
  • Take full responsibility for all assets - vehicle, cargo, tools, etc.
  • Learn from others, as well as from experience.

How to Apply:

Please send us your resume, your up-to-date driver abstract, as well as 3 references.

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