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Truck Driver

Shan Trucking, 505 65 Avenue

Job Id: NJC01077

Salary : $27.00 per hour

Job Posting Date : 18 Dec, 2018

Job Posting Expiry Date : 16 Jun, 2019

Today's Date : 23 Jan, 2019

Job Location : Edmonton, Alberta

Shan Trucking have over 10 years of experience as Service based Transportation Company in Western Canada. We need six (6)Truck Drivers. As a Truck Driver you will be required to operate a tractor-trailer and haul commercial goods over long distances. You will be required to depart for destinations thousands of kilometers away from home. You will be required to cross-interprovincial boundaries and travel over international routes across North America. You will be required to be away home for several days per week or weeks at a time. Must have the willingness and ability to operate the tractor-trailer combination independently in mountainous terrain. When hauling loads across wet, slippery or icy conditions, must have the ability to install tire chains. Must be willing to undergo paid training for load securing, log book maintenance and border crossing.



$27.00 per hour for 40 to 60 hours per week

As per Commercial Vehicle Drivers’ Hours of Service Regulation, Overtime will be paid after 60 hrs/week if truck driven out of Province.

Overtime will be paid after 10 hrs/day or 50 hrs/week if the truck is operated provincially in Alberta

Terms of Employment:

Permanent; Full-Time

Employment Conditions:

Day; Evening; Night; Weekend; Overtime; Early morning, Morning





Secondary high school graduation certificate


Experience an asset


Security and Safety:

Driver’s validity license check; Driving record check (abstract)


Transportation/Travel Information:

Willing to travel cross-border; Willing to travel for extended periods; Drive manual transmission vehicle; Valid driver’s license; Willing to travel overnight


Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Attention to details; Large Workload; Handling heavy loads; Overtime required; Physically demanding

Work Location Information:

Various Locations


Personal Suitability:

Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Organized; Reliability; Team Player


Communication Systems Experience:

Operate GPS (Global Positioning System) and other navigation equipment


Documentation Knowledge:

Inspection report (pre-trip, post-trip); Driver logbook, Bill of lading; Accident or incident reports; Trans-border documentation; Trip reports; Maintenance and repair reports


Job Duties:

Load and unload goods; Perform preventive maintenance; Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks to transport good and materials, Perform brake adjustments; Pay and receive payment for goods; Perform emergency  roadside repairs; Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption; Perform pre-trip, en-route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle; Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes, cold storage and other equipment; Receive and relay information to central dispatch; Drive as part of a two-person team or convoy; Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo.


Weight Handling:

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)



Air Brake (Z) Endorsement; Driver’s License (Class 1 or A)




505 – 65 Avenue

Edmonton, Alberta

T6P 1S1


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505 – 65 Avenue

Edmonton, Alberta

T6P 1S1