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Job Title: Truck Drivers
Date Posted:
09/24/18 Ref. Number: 350
Type:
Full Time Part Time
Location: Etobicoke
Requirements:       • Valid Driver’s License – DZ Licence (or equivalent) or a G Licence with a minimum of 2 years experience driving larger, 20’ – 26’ trucks. • Minimum 5 years general driving experience (car or truck). • Fluent English speaking, reading and writing skills and legible handwriting required. • Hardworking, enthusiastic, positive, “can-do” attitude, superior customer service skills. • Knowledge of Mississauga area, west GTA and general GTA. • Criminal background / Police Check. • Clean driver’s abstract and CVOR (CVOR required for DZ Licence or equivalent) • Observe safe driving practices, professional business-oriented attitude and act cool under pressure. • Must be physically able to perform job duties and be able to lift up to 50 lbs. (occasional hand bombing required) • High School Diploma. • Able to use a pump truck, dolly and tailgate for deliveries as required. • Steel-toed safety boots, clean/good condition black pants and neon vest.
Description: • Operate a 20’ - 26' straight truck, making short-haul deliveries of air freight within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Current routes have minimal drives downtown. • Provide excellent customer service. • Load and unload cargo goods as required. • Ensure safety and security of all goods/cargo. • Plan optimized travel routes using knowledge of GTA and GPS. • Receive and relay information to central dispatcher over 2-way radio. • Exhibit highest level of professionalism in all client interactions while providing outstanding customer service. • Perform thorough parcel inspection upon cargo pick up. • Accurately perform daily pre-trip, en route and post-trip vehicle inspection reports, complete driver logbook, incident reports, etc. • Oversee ongoing condition of vehicle and monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness. • Airport, air freight and ocean freight experience, Dangerous Goods knowledge and dispatching experience are considered an asset. • Use a tailgate for ground level deliveries and other equipment as required.
Hours per week: Mon - Fri (approximately 6:30am / 7am – approximately 5:30pm/6pm)
Rate of Pay:
Contact: Sarabjit Rana
Telephone:
905-453-7896 Fax: 905-453-7894
Email: srana@jobskills.org


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