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
Work benefits and bonuses:
Place of work:
New Brunswick, Grand-Sault
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