Title: Long Haul Truck Driver (NOC: 7411) Employer: Alchemist Specialty Carriers Inc., 19402 - 54th Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia, V3S 7H9 Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time Salary: $24.00 to $28.00 hourly, minimum 40 hours per week with potential for 60 hours weekly Benefits: CPP, WCB, EI Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible Location: Surrey, British Columbia Positions available: 4 Skill Requirements: Education: High School Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Driver's Licence (Class 1 or A), Air Brake (Z) Endorsement Experience: Because of the nature of road conditions, as well dangerous goods being transported, more than one year of work experience would be a tremendous asset Languages: English Job description: Specific Skills: • Loading and unloading of goods interpreting and completing paperwork ensuring accuracy and completeness. • Able to pass industry specific training such as Transport of Dangerous Goods and WHMIS • Plan travel schedules and routes • Use atlases and other trip planning aids • Receive and relay information to central dispatcher • Drive as part of a two-person team or single • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, and other equipment • Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness Physical Capabilities: Physically demanding Type of Trucking and Equipment: Tankers (Tridem Tank Truck, Tridem Truck and Pup, Tridem Insulated Stainless With Heat, Tandem Tank Truck, Tandem Insulated Heated Stainless Tanker, #406 Super B Petroleum Tankers, Waste Oil Tankers). Bins (Tridem Roll Off, Super B Roll Off Trailer). Other Vehicles (Roll Off Trucks, Dry Van, Step Decks, Trailers). Type of Travel: Long-haul, Provincial/territorial, International Documentation Knowledge: Driver logbook, Bill of lading, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Maintenance and repair reports, Trip reports, Accident or incident reports. Communication Equipment Experience: Cellular phone, Satellite tracking (GPS) equipment Weight Handling: Up to 45 kg (100 lbs) Transportation/Travel Information: Must be able to travel cross-border, willing to travel for extended periods. Security and Safety: Basic security clearance, Criminal record check, Commercial Driving record check (abstract), Medical exam, Drug test Work Conditions Work Location Information: Various locations (Canada and US) Essential Skills: Document use, Working with others, Problem solving, Decision making, Critical thinking, Significant use of memory, Finding information, Continuous learning Other: Operate units throughout Canada and US
Business Profile: Transport of different products such as: petroleum products, aviation fuels, heating oils, including: bulk liquids, dangerous goods, hazardous materials, and hazardous waste.