TRUCK DRIVER

Occupation/trade:

Sector:
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations
Occupation:
Transport truck drivers
 
Consult the National Occupational Classification for descriptions of these occupations
Number of vacancies of this type:
10

Description

Responsibilities: • Operate and drive primarily tractor-trailor, long-combination vehicle and straight-body trucks weighing over 4500 kg to transport goods and materials over long distances • Plan trip logistics and obtain required documentation to transport goods • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection of vehicle systems, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights and turning signals, brakes and cold storage • Ensure cargo is secured properly in accordance with safety requirements and follow safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption • Administer bills of lading and manually or electronically maintain log books • Communicate with dispatcher, other drivers and customers using communication devices and on-board computers • May perform emergency roadside repairs • May drive as part of a two-person team or convoy • May transport hazardous products or dangerous goods

Training:

Training / Diplomas:
Professional formation
This training or diploma is
preferable

Linguistic skills:

French Level:
Fluent
French language is
essential
English Level:
Bilingual
English language is
essential

Professional experience:

Area of professional experience:
Number of years of professional experience requiried:
min. 2
max. 
This professional experience and its duration are
essential

Contract

Contract type:
Open-end contract

Salary

These salary informations are confidential

Work benefits and bonuses:

Accommodation provided:
no
Travel expenses to job covered:
no
Moving expenses covered:
no

Place of work:

New Brunswick, Edmundston
New Brunswick, Grand-Sault

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