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Class 3 Driver

Reference Number: LB3486861119

Date Posted: 11/24/2021

Country: Canada

Province: Manitoba

City: Winnipeg

Job Type: Permanent

Salary Range: $0+

Job Description

Class 3 driver with air brake endorsement 

Are you looking for truck driving work in Winnipeg

Do you have previous class 3 or class 1 driving experience? 

We’re hiring a Class 3 Driver with Air Brake Endorsement for a world-leading steel manufacturer and scrap operator in Winnipeg! The successful candidate is fully available Monday – Friday, has great customer service skills, the ability to work safely and efficiently and a clean drivers abstract. The total compensation package includes amazing benefits! This position has an immediate start and offers a fantastic opportunity to grow within the company.

What we offer:
  • This is a full-time opportunity 
  • Shift available: 7:00 am – 3:30 pm
  • Pay Rate: $19.63/Hour, moving to $23.86 after probation
  • Near Springfield
  • Contract to Permanent Opportunity after 4 months
  • Opportunity to grow within the company
  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short- and long-term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations and statutory holidays
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
What you do:
  • Have a complete understanding of the Canadian Federal and Provincial rules and regulations relating to driver hours, driver logs, weight restrictions, height restrictions, tarp requirements
  • Perform all pre-trip and post trip inspections daily – reporting all discrepancies and/or potential unsafe conditions immediately
  • Making sure all maintenance items are taken care of, i.e., greasing, tire pressure, etc. per maintenance policy
  • Ensure equipment is kept clean and secured in a designated area
  • Monitor overweight loads/unsafe conditions – contact dispatch personnel immediately of any infractions prior to leaving supplier site
  • Handle all requests and complaints made by the suppliers, communicating any shortfalls in service, regardless of nature to dispatch personnel and/or immediate supervisor
  • Moving material in the yard when needed
  • Must have the ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • Recognize potential hazards in and around the service area, reporting all unsafe conditions to dispatch personnel immediately
  • Handle a large number of container collections, communicating delays that may impact the remaining schedule to the dispatcher
  • Other duties as required by the immediate Supervisor
Who you are:
  • A High School Diploma or GED equivalency
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of related dispatch experience
  • Class 3, with air brake endorsement Driver’s License
  • O.T. rules and regulations related to over the road carriers and local deliveries
  • Must have the ability to work long and strenuous (working) hours and endure poor weather conditions
  • Must be punctual and dependable – absences must be kept at a minimum, scheduling time off to effectively staff department
  • Must have the ability to deal with the suppliers in a positive, courteous, and respectful manner
  • Able to pass a criminal background check. 
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today! Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.

About Drake International:
Since 1951, Drake International continues to be a global leader in flexible and permanent staffing: we help businesses find the perfect candidate and job seekers find the perfect career in Canada and across the globe. Connect with us today.


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