Operator, Truck

  • REMEDIATION WORX ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES
  • Brougham, Pickering, ON, Canada
  • Jul 04, 2018
Full time Other

Job Description

Languages

French

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

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

Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate; Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate; Air Brake (Z) Endorsement; Forklift Operator Certification; AZ class license; DZ class license

Experience

Will train

Specific Skills
Transport and handle dangerous goods; Perform preventive maintenance; Perform emergency roadside repairs; Pay and receive payments for goods; Perform brake adjustments; Load and unload goods; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials; 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; Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle
Documentation Knowledge
Accident or incident reports; Trip reports; 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
Additional Skills
Address customers' complaints or concerns; Coach colleagues on new methods or work techniques; Professionalism in customer service
Weight Handling
Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Driving record check (abstract)
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots; Cellular phone
Transportation/Travel Information
Own vehicle; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver's licence; Travel expenses paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Large workload; Overtime required
Type of Trucking and Equipment
Liquid bulk; Hydrovac; Roll-off truck
Transportation/Travel Experience
Regional; Local; Provincial/territorial; Short-haul
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized