Job Posting

Class 1 Truck Driver

Salary: $26.85/Hourly
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: High School
Positions Available: 12

NOC Group: Truck Drivers (7411)
NOC Job Title: Truck Driver
Expires in 3 days
Expires: 2022-01-22
Last Updated: 2022-01-04

Job Number: 698110

Job Location(s)

1800 Arrow Lakes Drive
Castlegar, British Columbia
V1N 3H9, Canada

Job Description

Castlegar/ Trail Terminal Location: 1800 Arrow Lakes Drive   Castlegar, BC   V1N 3H9

Title: Class 1 Truck Driver

Russet Enterprises Ltd.  has six  (12) permanent, full time driving positions.

Anticipated Start Date: As Soon as Possible
Pay rate: $26.85/hr + 5% Safety/Performance Bonus
55 hours per week

Phone: 250-549-2157
Fax:  250-549-2537

Email:     In subject line: J-21830



High School Diploma/or Equivalency


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

Driver's License Class 1 or A. Air Brake (Z) Endorsement



2-3 years of Mountain Driving Experience



Speak English, Read English, Write English


Type of Trucking and Equipment:



Type of Travel: Long-Haul, Local, Regional, home at the end of each shift


Work Location Information: 

Various Locations. Start and end shift in Castlegar.

Home at some point each day


Documentation Knowledge:

Logbook, Bill of Lading, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Maintenance and repair reports, Accident or incident reports


Communication Equipment Experience:

Citizens band (CB) radio, Cellular phone, Weight Handling: Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)


Specific Skills:

Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials, Loading and unloading of goods,Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo, Receive and relay information to central dispatcher, Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires. lights, brakes. cold storage and other equipment. Perform brake adjustments, Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness


Additional Skills:

2-3 years of Mountain driving expertise


Security and Safety:

Driving record check (abstract)


Own Tools/Equipment:

Steel-toed safety boots, Hard hat


Transportation/Travel Information:

Own transportation. Valid driver's class 1 license


Essential Skills:

Reading text, Document use, Numeracy. Writing. Oral communication, Working with others



Steady work, good pay, extended health benefits. Double shift equipment, 24 hour dispatch


"We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are Strongly Encourage New Comers and Aboriginal Peoples to apply."


How to Apply

Expiring: Jan 22, 2022

Phone: 250-549-2157
Fax: 250-549-2537