Class 1 Truck Driver

Job IDDC-DQ-NZ-06-26-15
CompanyRusset Enterprise Ltd.
LocationCastlegar
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2021-07-26
Posted Until2022-01-23
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryTransportation
Description
Castlegar Terminal Location: 1800 Arrow Lakes Drive, Castlegar, BC

Russet Enterprises Ltd has twelve (12) permanent, full time driving positions.

Education:
High School Diploma/or Equivalency

Credentials (certificates, licenses. memberships, courses, etc.):
Driver's License Class 1 or A. Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Experience:
2-3 years of Mountain Driving Experience

Type of Trucking and Equipment:
Tractor-trailer

Type of Travel: Long-Haul, Local, Regional, home at the end of each shift

Work Location Information:
Various Locations. Start and end shift in Castlegar.
Home at some point each day

Documentation Knowledge:
Logbook, Bill of Lading, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports

Communication Equipment Experience:
Citizens band (CB) radio, Cellular phone, Weight Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills:
Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Loading and unloading of goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Receive and relay information to central dispatcher, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires. lights, brakes. cold storage and other equipment. Perform brake adjustments, Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness

Additional Skills:
2-3 years of Mountain driving expertise

Security and Safety:
Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment:
Steel-toed safety boots, Hard hat

Transportation/Travel Information:
Own transportation. Valid driver's class 1 license

Essential Skills:
Reading text, Document use, Numeracy. Writing. Oral communication, Working with others

Other:
Steady work, good pay, extended health benefits. Double shift equipment, 24 hour dispatch
Salary$25.71/ hourly rate - plus 7.5 % performance bonus for 55 hours per week
LanguagesSpeak English, Read English, Write English
How To ApplyPhone: 250.549.2157
Fax: 250.549.2537

Email: russetcareers@shaw.ca
In subject line: J-21170

"We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are Strongly Encourage New Comers and Aboriginal Peoples to apply."