Job Title: Long Haul Driver (Tractor Trailer)


Job Meta

Employer: WGCi

Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Salary: $45,000 - $70,000

Job Type: Full-Time

Ref#: LHD006

Number of Requirements: 5

Hours Per Week: Varies

Location: Charlottetown, PE

Job Description

An expert driver to transport temperature controlled shipments throughout the Eastern Seaboard of the United States, Ontario, Quebec, and the Maritimes.

  • Deliver goods while operating a tractor-trailer truck.
  • Load and unload cargo.
  • Record amount and type of cargo being delivered.
  • Take orders for new deliveries.
  • Drive long distances.
  • Fuel Truck & Reefer.
  • Report any incidents encountered on the road to Dispatch-&/or Maintenance.
  • Monitor road conditions and watch for traffic congestion.
  • Follow all applicable traffic laws.
  • Inspect their truck & trailer before and after the trip and record any defects they find.
  • Follow accident procedures if an accident occurs.
  • Keep a daily log of their activities (trip envelope).
  • Report serious mechanical problems to the appropriate personnel.
  • Keep their truck, and associated equipment, clean and in good working order.
  • Plan routes using maps or satellite tracking.
  • Trip planning.
  • Ensuring on-time delivery to Customers & keeping Dispatch informed of ANY delays.
  • Track reefer temperatures during the trip; keep Dispatch &/or Maintenance informed of any issues.
  • Take rest periods during the trip.
  • Maintain a log of trips.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Electronic Logbooks (utilization of hours)
  • Pre-Trip & Post-Trip
  • Safe, reliable & professionalism minded
  • Customer Service
  • On-Time Delivery
  • On-going communication with Dispatch (via satellite)

Education

  • Class 1A Drivers License (with Air Brake Endorsement). Driving School is considered an asset.
  • Must be able to read and speak English well enough to converse, understand traffic signs, respond to official inquiries and fill out required forms and reports.
  • Logbook knowledge.

How To Apply

  • Previous applicants need not apply again;
  • Application submissions require you to register on-site;
  • Resumes' MUST be in English;
  • Include your current residence (address), phone number and your email address in your resume;
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