POSITION: Truck Driver, Tractor-Trailer (United States and Canada)
LOCATION: Sudbury and Area, Ontario
REPORTS TO: Driver Manager
SALARY LEVEL: $40,000 to $55,000 with Competitive Benefits Package
Total customer satisfaction is the top priority for ProNorth Transportation. By establishing unparalleled service levels and embracing new technologies, ProNorth will remain the obvious choice for any business requiring transportation and logistic services.
We are an international Full Truck Load (FTL) and Less Than Truck Load (LTL) common carrier with headquarters in North Bay, Ontario. Our years of experience allow us to provide unequalled service levels to our North American client base.
SUMMARY OF POSITION
Drives assigned routes within the United States and Canada to designated loading area to have tractor-trailer loaded or unloaded of materials being hauled. Driver will perform daily pre and post-trip inspections of vehicle and trailer. Driver will complete and submits the vehicle condition report at the end of the shift. Driver will be responsible for securing receipts for loads dropped off or loads received.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Valid Drivers License (‘Class 1’ or ‘A’, Air Brake ‘Z’ endorsement, Commercial Vehicle Operators Registration ‘CVOR’ Certificate)
Experience Driving tractor-trailer is considered an asset
Knowledge of the truck and truck components
Ability to provide a current drivers abstract
Ability to complete a criminal record check
Basic maintenance knowledge for safe operating practices
Ability to work a variable work schedule, including evenings, weekends and holidays as assigned
Some High School
Map reading and trip planning experience
Time management skills
Ability to complete required paperwork/ documentation associated with each pick-up and delivery
Ability to work as a part of a team and communicate effectively with other drivers, clients, terminal managers, terminal personnel and dispatchers
Ability to calculate basic figures and amounts
Knowledge of Rules and Regulations
Must complete required Drug Testing
Ability to adapt
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Ability to follow instructions and policies and procedures and operate equipment
Perform visible inspections of the vehicle and trailer to inspect for safe operations – visual checks of potential water, oil, fuel, hydraulic and air leaks
Conduct inspections of all safety equipment, gauges, fluid levels, lighting system, and check to ensure that all electrical systems are operational
Drive a tractor-trailer equipped with multi-speed transmission (Automatic or Manual)
Connect and disconnect trailer and hoses
Establish and maintain positive working relationships with customers and co-workers in a professional manner
Assist customers with inquiries and information requests and, on occasion, assist with working to resolve customer complaints
Maintain an up-to-date drivers log throughout the duration of each shift
Must be able to perform physical work at times (lifting in excess of 50lbs)
Complete driver logbooks, bill of lading, inspection reports (pre, post, en-route) and accident/ incident reports
Use of satellite tracking equipment
Adhere to all ProNorth Transportation service standards and policies, including Health & Safety
Work in compliance with the provisions of the Occupational Health & Safety Act
ProNorth Transportation is an equal opportunity employer. Respect for the dignity and worth of every individual in the workplace is fundamental. Our organization values stress the importance of diversity, fairness and trust.
Applications for this position must be received by the deadline posted in order to be considered. Some positions will require the completion of a questionnaire or pre-hire skill evaluation specific to the position that you are applying for as a part of the hiring process. Information collected through this recruitment process will be used solely to determine eligibility for employment.
Interested applicants should contact our Recruiting Department by phone at 705-476-4411 Ext.2299, forward resumes through or online recruiting centre or mail resumes to 348 Birches Road, North Bay, Ontario, P1B 8Z4, Attention: Recruiting Department.
We thank all applicants in advance; however, only applicants being considered for an interview will be contacted.