Steele's Transportation Group Job Board

Company Driver - Class 1 Daycab Tractor
Calgary, AB, Canada

Description

Introduction


As a Class 1 company driver you will be assigned a day-cab tractor. Based in Calgary, you will perform both local cartage and some delivery of freight to Red Deer and Edmonton. You may also be dispatched to other locations throughout Alberta depending on what our customers need. 


Company



Our Vision
We will provide industry leading freight transportation services that our customers value & uniquely enjoy!

Steele’s Transportation Group is celebrating 65 years in business and we are a busy freight transportation business who arranges and completes between 1000 – 1500 shipments each week. These shipments are for a wide variety of business types and our customers rely on us in Alberta to provide competitive, safe and timely delivery.



Position Overview


Responsibilities:
 
Operate your assigned truck to Pick-up and deliver freight
  • Daily Vehicle inspections to ensure your truck is safe and ready to work
  • Light maintenance such as changing lights, cleaning, greasing
  • maintain your daily logs using the ELD provided
  • Always drive safely and obeying all the laws of the road
·        In all aspects of our company, everyone must be aware of how they influence the customer experience and be prepared to serve the customers in a positive and professional manner.
·        Check all freight prior to loading and while delivering to confirm it is the correct freight to match the shipment and is in good condition.
·        Secure freight to keep it safe for transport and protect it from risk of harm.
·        Identify when it is to be delivered by and work co-operatively with your dispatcher to ensure we complete the required service.
·        Complete daily pre-trips of your truck and ensure it is maintained in good operating condition
·        Regular business days are Monday to Friday, excluding statutory holidays. Occasional weekend work will be required.  Daily hours will vary depending on the volume of work and routes. Generally 45 - 50 hours per week will be normal. 



Required Experience, Education, Skills and Qualifications:
 
  • You must provide a clean 3 year commercial drivers abstract, 5 years preferred
  • Verifiable 3 years accident free Canadian commercial driving experience
  • Minimum 3 year flat deck experience
  • Minimum 3 year of general freight hauling in dry vans
·        Experience Delivering Freight to customers
·        Ability to carry on friendly conversations in English
·        Ability to read and write English (Bills of lading, text dispatch instructions etc.)
·        Experience with curtain-side, roll-tight trailers and tarping of flat decks would be an asset
·        Strong communication and organizational skills
·        Mechanically inclined and able to perform minor maintenance to change lights, grease equipment and minor repairs when required.
·        Able to work independently in a reliable manner
·        Willingness to go above and beyond for customers



Compensation

$25.00 - $30.00

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