tractor-trailer truck driver - Port Hawkesbury (NS) - Job posting

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Tractor-trailer Truck Driver Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on October 29, 2020 by Employer details N.S. CONSTRUCTION CARRIERS LIMITED

Job details

  • Location Port Hawkesbury, NS

  • Salary$$18.00 to $20.00HOUR hourly for 25 to 55 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Seasonal
    Part time leading to full time
  • Day, Evening, On Call, Flexible Hours, To be determined, Early Morning
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible
  • vacancies 1 vacancy
  • Verified
  • Source Job Bank #1573436

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Driver's License (Class 3 or D); Driver's License (Class 1 or A); Air Brake (Z) Endorsement; Air Brakes Endorsement

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Perform brake adjustments; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; 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; Maintenance and repair reports; Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip); Driver logbook
Communication Systems Experience
Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment; Citizens band (CB) radio
Additional Skills
Address customers' complaints or concerns; Professionalism in customer service; Mountain driving expertise
Weight Handling
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract)
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Cellular phone
Transportation/Travel Information
Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver's licence; Drive manual transmission vehicle
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Attention to detail; Sitting
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Tractor-trailer; Dump truck
Transportation/Travel Experience
Regional; Local; Provincial/territorial; Short-haul
Personal Suitability
Flexibility; Team player; Judgement; Reliability; Organized

Advertised until

2020-11-28

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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