Position: Long Haul Truck Driver (NOC 7511)
Job Number: 005
No of Vacancies: 05
Location: Lethbridge, AB
Type: Full-time, Permanent
Schedule: 60 Hours Per Week
Compensation: Base rate – $0.44 Per Mile / $0.48 Per Mile for mileage in BC / $0.54 Per Mile for mileage in USA / 26.40 Per Hour for on duty hours when not driving.
Other Benefits: Allowance for Drops/Pick-Ups/Wait-Time + Medical Benefits (including Dental & Vision) + International Travel Insurance
H&R Transport Limited is a distinguished transportation company operating one of the largest over-the-roads and intermodal temperature-controlled fleets in Canada, with its head office in Calgary.
The Long-Haul Drivers will be required to operate company trucks and temperature-controlled trailers to various locations within Canada and across to USA.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
Operate tractor-trailer / long-combination vehicles to transport goods and materials over long distances within Canada and USA
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 to ensure road-worthiness of the vehicle
Ensure cargo safety by following laid down safety procedures for transporting variety of goods
Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled, fuel consumption, incident reports etc.
Administer bills of lading and electronically maintain log books
Communicate with dispatcher, other drivers and customers using communication devices and on-board computers
Qualifications and Requirements
Completion of an accredited driver training course through a vocational school and or Class ‘1 or A’ license will be required.
Air Brake Endorsement is required.
The driver’s age must be 21 years or more.
Must provide 3 Year's clean drivers abstract and must pass drug & alcohol test for employment.
Ability to drive long distances and night driving required.
Completion of secondary school will be an asset.
How to Apply
If this sounds like you, we encourage you to submit your resume quoting “Job No. 005” in the subject line to our email address or visit our website for more information (www.hrtrans.com).
We thank all applicants for applying however, only shortlisted applicants being considered for further discussions will be contacted.
H&R Transport Ltd.
Corporate Head Office
4540 – 54 Ave SE
Tele: +1 (800) 567-7266
Fax: (403) 720-5724
*H&R Transport Ltd is an equal opportunity employer*.