Long Haul Truck Driver

Metropolitan Transport Ltd. based in Winnipeg, MB is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Truck Driver, Long Haul. The company was established in the October of 2009. It started as a small, local company, and has grown to new heights today. Now the company is serving all over British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan. But that’s just in Canada, the company also serves in Washington, Oregon and North Dakota in the U.S. It is known to have one of the most experienced employees and three different ports. The company has three operating ports in Abbotsford, BC, Spruce Grove, AB and Winnipeg, MB.

The candidates who will get selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible. The job is a verified student job. The vacancies refer to full time or permanent employment. The candidates have to work in Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Overtime, Early Morning and Morning
shifts.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Metropolitan Transport Ltd.
Position: Long Haul Truck Driver
No of Vacancies: 2
Salary: $30.00 hourly for 40 to 70 hours per week, with minimum wage guaranteed
Employment Type: Full time
Location: Winnipeg, MB
Shifts: Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Overtime, Early Morning, Morning

Transportation/Travel Information: Willing to travel cross-border, willing to travel for extended periods, Willing to travel overnight, Valid driver’s licence, Drive a manual transmission vehicle, Travel expenses paid by the employer, Willing to travel internationally
Work Location Information: Staff accommodation provided, Room and board provided, Willing to relocate, Relocation costs covered by the employer
Type of Trucking and Equipment: Tractor-trailer, Flatbed, Tractor-trailer B train

Requirements:

Languages: English
Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
Experience: No experience required

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.):

Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate, Air Brake (Z) Endorsement, Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi-trailer trucks), Air Brakes Endorsement

Documentation Knowledge:

Accident or incident reports, Trip reports, Trans-border documentation, Maintenance and repair reports, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Dangerous goods occurrence reports, Driver logbook, Bill of lading

Communication Systems Experience:

Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment, Trip recorder (on-board computer), Citizens band (CB) radio

Weight Handling:

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Security and Safety:

Bondable, Driver’s validity licence check, Driving record check (abstract), Medical exam, Drug test, Criminal record check, Basic security clearance, Valid passport

Own Tools/Equipment:

Steel-toed safety boots, Hard hat, Cellular phone

Transportation/Travel Experience:

Regional, National, Local, International, Provincial/territorial, Short-haul, Long-haul

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidate should be able to perform repetitive tasks
  • The candidate should be able to handle heavy loads
  • The candidate should be physically demanding
  • The candidate should be able to pay attention to details
  • The candidate should be able to sit for a longer period
  • The candidate should be able to handle large workloads
  • The candidate should be able to work overtime

Other Requirements:

  • The candidate should be able to address customers’ complaints or concerns
  • The candidate should be able to work with professionalism in customer service
  • The candidate should have an effective interpersonal skills
  • The candidate should be able to work in a flexible environment
  • The candidate should be a team player
  • The candidate should have an excellent oral communication skills
  • The candidate should have an excellent written communication skills
  • The candidate should have judgement skills
  • The candidate should be someone who can be relied on
  • The candidate should be able to work in an organized way

Responsibilities:

  • The candidate should be able to transport and handle dangerous goods
  • The candidate should be able to perform preventive maintenance
  • The candidate should be able to perform emergency roadside repairs
  • The candidate should be able to pay and receive payments for goods
  • The candidate should be able to perform brake adjustments; Load and unload goods
  • The candidate should be able to drive lighter and special purpose trucks
  • The candidate should be able to receive and relay information to the central dispatch
  • The candidate should be able to operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • The candidate should be able to tarping and ensure the safety and security of cargo
  • The candidate should be able to drive as part of a two-person team or convoy
  • The candidate should be able to oversee the condition of the vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • The candidate should be able to arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations
  • The candidate should be able to obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo on international routes
  • The candidate should be able to record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • The candidate should be able to perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspections and oversee all aspects of the vehicle

Benefits:

  • The employees get various financial and compensatory benefits
  • The employees get to work in a well-known company
  • The employees get to learn various advanced techniques while working
  • The employees get leave benefits such as paid leaves, vacations, casual leaves and sick leaves

Company Overview:

Metropolitan Transport Ltd is a trucking company known to work with high standards. It works with believing that customers and quality come first. The company always, above all, remains honest with its clients.

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer by sending an email (along with resume) through below mentioned details.

By Email:
[email protected]

 

 

 

We thank all the applicants for showing their interest and trust in us, however, only the most eligible candidates will be selected and conducted for further procedure directly from employers, in between no charges/fees or original documents will be asked from any applicant. All the best!

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