Employment Central - Class 1 Truck Driver

Class 1 Truck Driver

Canada Cartage

Description/Duties
Class 1 Truck Driver-Pin to Pin –Whitehorse

Schedule 4 on 4 off

Sign on Bonus $5,000!

Open date: November 4, 2022

Closed date: Until filled 

Canada Cartage was founded in 1914 and is the country's largest provider of outsourced fleet solutions, providing dedicated equipment and drivers to both small and large firms.

We are looking for a professional and safety-oriented Class 1 Truck Driver in Whitehorse, Yukon for our Full –Time or Part - Time Highway-Switches going to Fort Nelson, BC. If you love being on the road and enjoy scenic drives this is the perfect opportunity for you!

 Why work for Canada Cartage

  • We provide consistent year round work and due to our company size and customer diversity we will have additional work for those who want more
  • Once on board you can earn bonuses by referring your friends and family to come work with us  (restrictions apply)
  • We have various company perks such as company phone, uniform/safety boot allowance and discount programs for gym memberships, auto services, etc.
  • Canada Cartage offers a modern well-maintained fleet
  • Safety-oriented company with a safety program in place
  • Company-matching pension plan and competitive benefits package
  • There are opportunities for career advancements through training and development

 Your Daily Responsibilities:

  • Start trip in Whitehorse, Yukon, and travel to Fort Nelson, British Columbia for switch with Edmonton driver
  • Adhere to Hours of Service regulations
  • Handle freight documents/manifests
  • Promptly deliver customer freight and update dispatch on ETA’s
  • Driver may be required to deliver the load
  • Complete all other duties as reasonably assigned
Requirements/Qualifications
  • Hold a valid Class 1 license
  • Must provide a 5-year Commercial Drivers abstract; valid within the past 30 days and no more than 3 demerits and 3 negative events
  • Must be able to drive manual transmission
  • Must pass a criminal background check
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted

If you meet the above qualification, please submit your current resume and/or Commercial Driver Abstract to:

Contact number 587.336.7747  

 We would like to thank all those expressing an interest in this position; however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Committed to employment equity, Canada Cartage encourages applications from Aboriginal people, members of visible minority groups and women

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