Volunteer Experience · Work Experience · Work & Career

Overview

Location

·         Kleinberg, ON L0J 1C0

Salary

·         $24.50 / hour

Vacancies

·         4 vacancies

Employment groups

·         Youth, Veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, Visible minorities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Seniors

Terms of employment

·         Permanent employment, Full time40 to 70 hours / week

Start date

·         As soon as possible

Employment conditions

·         On call, Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening, Shift, Weekend, Night

 

Job Requirements

 

Languages

·         English

Education

·         Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

·         1 to less than 7 months

Transportation/Travel Information

·         Valid driver’s licence, Willing to travel overnight, Willing to travel for extended periods, Willing to travel cross-border, drive manual transmission vehicle, Willing to travel internationally

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

·         Repetitive tasks, large workload, Overtime required, physically demanding, Sitting, Attention to detail

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

·         AZ class license, Air Brakes Endorsement

Work Location Information

·         Various locations

Additional Skills

·         Professionalism in customer service

·         Trip recorder (on-board computer)

·         Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment

·         Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials

·         Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes

·         Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

·         Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption

·         Transport and handle dangerous goods

·         Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo

·         Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment

·         Load and unload goods

·         Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Trucking and Equipment

·         Flatbed

·         Straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles)

·         Tractor-trailer

Personal Suitability

·         Excellent oral communication, Excellent written communication, Effective interpersonal skills, Flexibility, Organized, Judgement, Team player, Reliability

Security and Safety

·         Valid passport, Criminal record check, Basic security clearance, Drug test, medical exam, Driver’s validity licence check, Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

·         Hard hat, Steel-toed safety boots, Cellular phone