Warehouse Worker / Truck Driver (Class 1) Day Shift

Landtran Logistics Inc.
Posting Date: June 1, 2017
Closing Date: Until Filled
Location: Surrey, BC (1 vacancy)
Status: Permanent, Full Time, Shift, Days

Description:

Landtran Logistics Inc. has a Full Time vacancy for a qualified Warehouse Worker / Truck Driver (Class 1) Day Shift within our Surrey, BC operation.

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

Compensation

  • To be negotiated
  • 40.00 Hours per week
  • Bonus
  • Medical Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • RRSP Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits

Skill Requirements

Education
Completion of high school

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Valid Class 1 Driver's Licence

Experience:
2 - 3 years suitable industrial experience in a truck driving capacity, with clean driving record (no history of moving infractions, motor vehicle accidents, etc.)

Languages:
English

Type of Trucking and Equipment:
Articulated trucks and dry van 53" tandem axel trailers - Indoor Counterbalance Forklift

Type of Travel:
Short-haul, Local, (It may require Long-haul for vacation coverage)

Documentation Knowledge:

  • Driver logbook
  • Bill of lading
  • Inspection report (pre-trip, en-route, post-trip)
  • Maintenance and repair reports
  • Accident or incident reports
  • Dangerous goods occurrence reports

Communication Equipment Experience:
Cellular phone

Weight Handling:
Up to 70 lbs

Specific Skills:

  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport goods and materials
  • Loading and unloading of goods
  • Plan travel schedules and routes
  • Receive and relay information to central dispatcher
  • Transport hazardous products or dangerous goods
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment
  • Monitor vehicle performance and mechanical fitness
  • Operate and use warehouse forklift trucks to load, unload in dock floor staging areas to complete the unloading cycle for a shipment and to prepare shipments for loading
  • Coordinates efforts and works effectively with other employees to safely and securely load and/or unload freight
  • Provides instruction and guidance to trainees, junior employees and/or newly-hired employees
  • Thoroughly and accurately completes, issues and distributes appropriate company forms and reports; utilizes office equipment such as calculators, telephones, pagers or 2-way communicators, computer printers, etc

Additional Skills:
Professionalism in customer service. Willingly follows instructions, accepts responsibility, and assist others.

Security and Safety:
Bondable, Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment:
Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information:
Own transportation, Valid driver's licence

Essential Skills:

  • Reading text
  • Document use
  • Numeracy
  • Writing
  • Communication
  • Working with others
  • Problem solving
  • Decision making
  • Job task planning and organizing
  • Finding information
  • Computer use
  • Continuous learning

Please submit a resume and covering letter to:

Steve Holbrook
Tel.: (604) 582-7700
Fax: -
steve.holbrook@landtranlogistics.com
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About Us

Based in Western Canada, the Landtran Group of companies consists of diverse subsidiary business units that are able to provide unparalleled reach and service across Canada, the United States and Mexico.

With over 60 years of transportation and delivery experience, we are proud to be Industry leaders.

Our versatility and international range has helped to secure our place as one of the largest integrated, regional distribution operations in Western Canada.