BD WALTER TRUCKING
Job Contact: VICKY DYMOND
Long Haul Truck Driver (Class 1 Cattle-Grain-Oversized) NOC7511
B & D Walter Trucking Ltd. is a locally owned and operated business specializing in the transport of grain, fertilizer, cattle and equipment. We are based in Lethbridge, Alberta, in the Heart of Southern Alberta.
Business Location: 3214 5th Ave North Lethbridge AB, T1H 0P4
Location of work: As we specialize in the transportation of goods the main routes are between the Canadian Provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and the Northwestern United States
Type of Employment: Full timePermanent.
Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible
Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials.
Loading and unloading of goods. Load and Unload freight at various locations in Canada and USA.
Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo.
Pre-Trip, enroute and port trip inspections of all company equipment
Plan travel schedules and routes.
Use atlases and other trip planning aids.
Receive and relay information to central dispatcher.
Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy.
Drive tractor/trailer unit long distance in Canada and USA
Pay and receive payments for goods.
Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment.
Carry out all duties related to long-haul driving
Perform brake adjustments.
Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness.
Perform preventive maintenance.
Perform emergency roadside repairs.
Professionalism in customer service.
Maintain log books, bill of landing and all required paperwork for transportation requirements
Handle inquiries from customers.
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Education: No formal education required
Experience: Experience is preferred but not necessary. Company will provide training if needed.
Valid (Class 1 or A) driver license is required, Air Brake Z Endorsement.
Must be able to cross USA border
Willing to travel extended periods and travel overnight
Training: our training plan for entry level drivers (without experience) includes full driver in-house orientation in classroom, team driving with instructor (short runs), mentor mentee raining (driver in own truck) and on-going training
Benefits: Disability insurance, Dental insurance, pension, extended medical insurance. Workers compensation board
Salary: $25.00 to $30.00 per hour, 60 hours per week. Weekend, Day, Night and Evening shifts are included.
Apply by e-mail to: [email protected]
Apply by mail to: 3214 5th Ave North Lethbridge AB, T1H 0P4
Apply by fax: 403-327-0267
3214 5TH AVENUE
LETHBRIDGE, AB T1H 0