Job Posting

Long Haul Truck Driver

Salary: $26.00/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 10

NOC Group: Truck Drivers (7411)
NOC Job Title: Truck Driver
Expires in 25 days
Expires: 2021-03-27
Last Updated: 2021-02-16

Job Number: 646522

Job Location(s)

12340 Winram Road
Surrey, British Columbia
V3V 3Y5, Canada

Job Description

Northwest Truck Lines Inc. located at Surrey BC is looking for 10 Long haul truck drivers (NOC: 7511).


Yard Locations: 12340 Winram Road, Surrey, BC, V3V 3Y5, 12322 Winram Road, Surrey, BC, V3V 3Y5

Office Location: 13660 104A Avenue, Surrey, BC, V3T 1Y8

Work Location Information: Various locations across North America


Terms of Employment: Permanent: Full Time, Weekend, Day, Night, Evening

Wage Rate: $26.00 Hourly, for 50.00 Hours per week

Anticipated Start Date (at the latest in 3 months): As soon as possible

Type of Trucking and Equipment: Tractor-trailer, Refrigerated, Highway

Type of Travel: Long-haul, Provincial/territorial, International


Specific Skills:

·         Operate and drive mainly tractor- trailor or straight-body trucks to transport goods and materials across different locations.

·         Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection of vehicle systems, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights and turning signals, brakes and cold storage.

·         Monitor and if required assist with loading and unloading of goods and ensure that good are stacked and secured properly

·         Plan travel schedules and routes and obtain required documentation for transportation.

·         Use GPS, maps and other trip planning aids for efficient travel.

·         Receive and relay information to central dispatcher.

·         Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy.

·         May perform any repairs that may need to carry out especially during a roadside emergency.

·         Obtain all permit and other documents required to travel internationally.

·         Maintain log books and other reports in a timely manner.




Education: Completion of High School is required

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Driver’s Licence (Class 1 or A), Air Brake (Z) Endorsement

Experience: Not required, we will provide on-the-job training

Languages: Basic knowledge of English

Weight Handling: Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Security and Safety: Basic security clearance, Criminal record check, Driving record check (abstract), Drug test

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

Communication Equipment Experience: GPS and other navigation equipment

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Physically demanding

Transportation/Travel Information: Willing to travel cross-border, willing to travel for extended periods, Valid driver’s licence

Essential Skills: Effective interpersonal skills, judgement, reliability, team player

Other: Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.


How to apply:

By Mail: 12340 Winram Road, Surrey, BC, V3V 3Y5

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How to Apply

Expiring: Mar 27, 2021