Long Haul

  • Job details

    • Location: 12547 Regional Rd, Acton, ON, L7J 2M1 and 405-2, Bluewater Road, Bedford, Nova Scotia(N.S) B4B1G8, Canada
    • Salary: $70,000.00 to $90,000.00 / Year for 40 to 60 Hours / Week
    • Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time
    • Start Date: As soon as possible

    Job requirements


    • English


    • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience


    • 1 year to less than 2 years

    Security and Safety

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

    Documentation Knowledge

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

    Specific Skills

    • Operate and drive tractor trailer to transport goods and materials as a Long Haul Truck Driver
    • Operate and drive trucks to transport goods and materials to destinations in a safe and efficient way according to the all relevant legislation, policies and procedures
    • Oversee all aspects of vehicles, such as condition of equipment, loading and unloading, perform daily safety and security of cargo and maintenance checks
    • Perform pre-trip inspection of vehicle systems and equipment such as tires, lights and breaks, etc.
    • Ensure truck and equipment is safely and secured stored
    • Plan your trip according to the weather conditions
    • Clean trucks as scheduled and or/required
    • Follow safety procedures for transporting hazardous goods
    • Manage Bill of Ladings and other expense receipts pertaining to the trip
    • Maintain Log Books according to rules and regulations
    • Record cargo information, distance travelled, fuel consumption
    • Communicate with dispatcher at least twice in a day for updates

    Type of Trucking and Equipment

    • Refrigerated, Tractor-trailer

    Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.)

    • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

    Apply by email: safety@swiftranslogistics.com

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