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 drivers 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 verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience
Possess a valid Class 1 driving licence
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 $27.00 - $32.00 per hour - single driver
$30.00 - $47.00 per hour team driver
Health and dental benefits
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 vehicle
Perform emergency roadside repairs
Receive and relay information to central dispatch
Tarp and ensuring safety and security of cargo
Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled 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 interview will be contacted.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Pay: $27.00-$47.00 per hour