Gateway West Logistics (9500 Venture Ave SE, Calgary, AB) is seeking 6 experienced Class One Long-haul Truck Drivers for full-time (55 - 65 hours) single and team (permanent) positions as soon as possible.
Our driver's transport LTL and general freight to terminals throughout Western Canada. Mostly dock-to-dock operations in Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia the Northwest Territories, and Yukon. Drivers are expected to travel in all weather conditions through prairie, hills, and mountain environments. Routes include the operation of various trailer combinations.
The ideal candidate will:
- Have a minimum of 2 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience
- Possess a valid Class 1 driving license
- Be available and able to drive at night or early morning
- Be prepared to complete training that will include classroom courses, mountain qualification training, and long combination vehicle (LCV) qualification training
- Be proficient in the English language
- Have a secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience
- Have less than 5 demerits on their commercial abstract
- Pass a criminal record search
- A wage of $29.00 - $32.00 per hour - single driver
- $35.00 - $47.00 per hour team driver
- Bonus program
- Health and dental benefits
- RRSP matching
- Clothing allowance
- Operate and drive various tractor-trailer combinations to transport goods (may include dangerous goods)
- Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
- Perform pre-trip, en-route, and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of the vehicle
- Perform emergency roadside repairs
- Receive and relay information to central dispatch
- Tarp and ensuring safety and security of cargo
- Oversee condition of the vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage, and other equipment
- Record cargo information, hours of service, distance traveled, and fuel consumption
If you meet the requirements, please apply with your resume and provide a copy of your commercial driver’s abstract (issued within the last 30 days) to this ad or by fax: 780-960-9514. If you do not submit a resume, you will not be contacted.
Gateway West Logistics is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all interested individuals; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Pay: $29.00-$47.00 per hour