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Located in Lethbridge, AB

Salary: $22.00-$30.00 per hour

Express Employment Professionals is hiring for a Class One (1) Driver on behalf of our client, based here in Lethbridge.

This position exists to ensure the safe, timely and efficient delivery of quality roof and floor truss products that meet or exceed customer standards.

Job Duties:

  • You will be home every night! There should not be any long-haul (overnight) trips.
  • Responsible for keeping the maintenance up to date on the trucks/vehicles and keeping the trucks/vehicles clean.
  • You will be required to use: crane straps, tie down straps, tow ropes GPS, etc.
  • Perform daily equipment inspections and maintenance checks.
  • Responsible for interpreting, and working off of, a ship list for the products.
  • Must follow safety rules and regulations and participate in company safety program and initiatives.
  • Must follow Quality Standards including specific Work Instructions as described in quality control manual.
  • Maintain positive work relationships.

Qualifications

  • Class 1 Driver's License, with ability to provide a clean Driver's Abstract upon hiring.
  • Must have at least 3 years of experience on the road.
  • Holding a valid passport, is a bonus! There may be some cross-border trips.
  • Experience performing physically demanding work, an asset.
  • Knowledge of equipment mechanical repairs, an asset.
  • Experience working with crane straps, tie down straps, tow ropes GPS, etc., an asset.
  • Must be able to wear full PPE, non negotiable (Includes: CSA approved steel toed boots/safety shoes, eye glasses, hearing protection, masks, hard hats, etc.).
  • Must have strong written and verbal English communication skills.
  • Strong time management skills, an asset.

Physical Demands

Work requires standing, bending, lifting, reaching with arms and use of hands to handle and feel. Will occasionally be required to climb and squat. Must be able to work in and wear full CSA approved PPE.

Work Environment

  • Exposure to moving mechanical parts, equipment, and mobile equipment as well moving product.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually mild to moderate.
  • Temperatures fluctuate depending on time of year as work area is either outdoors or in the vehicle. While outdoors you will be exposed to, slippery, hot, and cold climates.
  • Products are primarily constructed with wood and metal which can subject employees to slivers and cuts.
  • Normal workdays consist of 8 – 10 hour days, Monday to Friday. However, this is subject to change depending on delivery location, and quantity of deliveries.

If you think that you would be a great fit for both this position, and for our client, please apply today! We would like to thank all those who apply, please note only considered applicants will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: $22.00-$30.00 per hour

Expected hours: No less than 37.5 per week

Benefits:

 

  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care

 

Flexible Language Requirement:

 

  • French not required

 

Schedule:

 

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

 

Supplemental pay types:

 

  • Overtime pay

 

Application question(s):

 

  • How many years of experience do you have driving with your Class 1 License?

 

Licence/Certification:

 

  • Class 1 Licence (preferred)

 

Work Location: In person

Express Office: Lethbridge
515 7th Street South
Suite 403
Lethbridge, AB T1J 2G8
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