Long Haul 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:
more than 20

Description

Assist in loading goods on the truck and ensure that they are stacked and secured properly • Take inventory of loaded goods in order to make sure that the correct quantity is loaded • Ensure that any damaged products are reported and documented properly • Secure the back of the truck properly before setting off • Transport goods over long distances; check on cargo at every stop during the long haul • Make sure that the truck is in proper working condition before setting off • Perform regular and preventative maintenance on the truck prior to setting off • Check tire pressure and ensure that there is enough fuel • Perform any repairs that may need to carried out especially during roadside emergency • Use GPS and / or maps to chart out the best route which is time and fuel efficient • Ensure that all documentation pertaining to travelling between states or countries is in order • Record freight information along with distance travelled and fuel consumption • Ensure that goods are delivered to the right destination • Assist with unloading goods and ensure quantity checks • Obtain signatures from the party to whom the goods have been delivered to

Training:

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

Linguistic skills:

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

Professional experience:

Area of professional experience:
Number of years of professional experience requiried:
min. 3
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, St-Quentin, St-Francois

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