Langley Freight Lines: Class 1 Truck Drivers (Edmonton)

  Edmonton

Class 1 Truck Driver
Company: Langley Freight Lines (90) Ltd.
Job Type: Full-Time

Description
Langley Freight Lines (90) Ltd. Head office location: 600 Waddington Drive
Vernon BC V1T 8T6
Edmonton Terminal Location: 12805 17St NE, Edmonton Alberta, T6S 1G4

Langley Freight Lines (90) Ltd has ten (10) permanent, full time driving positions.
Anticipated Start Date: As Soon as Possible
Pay rate: $28.58 / per hour 60 hours per week

Phone: 250.549.2157
Fax: 250.549.2537

Email: LFL.Edmonton.Jobs@chambersgroup.co
In subject line: J-21980

Credentials (certificates, licenses. memberships, courses, etc.):
Driver’s License Class 1 or A. Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Experience:
2 years of Commercial vehicle driving experience

Languages:
Speak English, Read English, Write English

Type of Trucking and Equipment:
Tractor-trailer.

Type of Travel: Long-Haul, Local, Regional

Work Location Information:
Various Locations. Start and end week in Edmonton.

Documentation Knowledge:
Logbook, Bill of Lading, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports

Communication Equipment Experience:
Citizens band (CB) radio, Cellular phone, Weight Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills:
Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Loading and unloading of goods, Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Receive and relay information to central dispatcher, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires. lights, brakes. cold storage and other equipment. Perform brake adjustments, Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness

Additional Skills:
2 years of Commercial vehicle driving experience

Security and Safety:
Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment:
Steel-toed safety boots, Hard hat

Transportation/Travel Information:
Own transportation. Valid driver’s class 1 license

Essential Skills:
Reading text, Document use, Numeracy. Writing. Oral communication, Working with others

Other:
Steady work, good pay, extended health benefits, 5.5 % safety bonus

“We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are Strongly Encourage New Comers and Aboriginal Peoples to apply.”

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