Driver, dump truck

Diamond Earthworks Corporation based in Bolton, ON is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Driver, dump truck who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Permanent employment or Full time job. The shift timings include Day, Evening, Early Morning and Morning.

Employer Name: Diamond Earthworks Corporation
Position: Driver, dump truck
No. of vacancies: 2
Salary: $27.00 to $30.00 hourly for 40 to 50 hours per week
Employment type: Permanent employment, Full time
Location: Bolton, ON

Job Description

  • The candidate will be required to load and unload goods.
  • The candidate must operate and drive straight or articulated trucks in order to transport goods and materials.
  • The candidate will be responsible for overseeing condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment.
  • The candidate will be required to perform roadside emergency repairs.
  • The candidate will be expected to perform pre-trip, en route, and post-trip inspections as well as oversee all vehicle aspects.
  • The candidate will be expected to perform preventive maintenance.
  • The candidate will be responsible for receiving and relaying information to central dispatch.
  • The candidate will be responsible for recording cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption.
  • The candidate will be responsible for tarping and ensuring cargo safety and security.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language.
  • There are no standard education requirements such as a bachelor’s degree, a certificate, or a diploma.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 3 to 5 years of experience in a related industry.
  • The candidate must have an AZ class licence, an Air Brake Endorsement, an Air Brake (Z) Endorsement, a Commercial Vehicle Operator’s Registration (CVOR) Certificate, a Driver’s License (Class 1 or A), a Driver’s License (Class 3 or D), and a Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate.
  • The candidate must be able to handle weight up to 23 kg (50 lbs).
  • The candidate should have effective interpersonal skills.
  • The candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • The candidate must be flexible.
  • The candidate should have good judgemental skills.
  • The candidate should be reliable.
  • The candidate should be a good team player.

Experience and Specialization

Documentation Knowledge

  • The candidate should be knowledgeable about Accident or incident reports, Driver logbook, Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip), Maintenance and repair reports and Trip reports.

Type of Trucking and Equipment

  • Trucking and equipment types include dump truck, extended length tractor-trailer combination, flatbed, straight truck (4,600kg+ or 10,000lbs+ with 3+ axles), and tractor-trailer.

Transportation/travel experience

  • The candidate should be familiar with the local area.

Additional information

Security and safety

  • The candidate must have a basic security clearance.
  • The candidate should undergo a thorough driver’s licence validity check, driving record check (abstract), drug test, and medical exam.

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • The candidate should have an eye for details.
  • The candidate should be required to handle heavy loads as part of routine work.
  • The candidate should be prepared to perform physically demanding tasks as part of their daily work.
  • The candidate should be required to perform repetitive tasks on frequent basis.
  • The candidate should be willing to work for long hours in sitting positions.

Own tools/equipment

  • The candidate must have a cell phone, a hard hat, and steel-toed safety boots.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

By email

[email protected]

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