Truck Driver



Operate and drive primarily tractor-trailer, 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
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
Perform emergency roadside repairs
Perform brake adjustments
Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment;
Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo
Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
May drive as part of a two-person team or convoy


Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Fluent in English Language
Driver’s Licence (Class 1/1F/A)
Air brake endorsement
Completion of an accredited driver training course
through a vocational school or community college
On the job training is provided


Hourly wage: $26.40 for 40 hours per week


Please send resume to


In person:

43 Stevens Avenue
Marathon, ON, P0T 2E0

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