Linehaul Driver 1

Purolator - Etobicoke, ON (14 months ago)

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Hours of Work: 40 weekly, various
Job Code: 117
Location: 800 Kipling Ave.,
Bargaining Unit: Yes
Reports to: District Manager

Job Description

Since its establishment in 1960, Purolator has become Canada’s leading integrated freight, package and logistics solutions provider. Our team operates under a strong set of corporate values that guide us in all we do for our employees. Purolator is an employer committed to offering our employees rewarding work with opportunities for collaboration and career development. We offer a competitive total rewards package that includes a Competitive Salary, Comprehensive Benefits Package and Pension Plan, an Employee Family Assistance Program, Employee Shared Ownership Program and Employee Discounts.

We believe that developing a winning team of employees is critical to achieving our vision of making Canada stronger by delivering our customers’ promises. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a national organization that plays a meaningful role in the lives of all Canadians.

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Job Details: Line Haul driver

Location: 800 Kipling Ave.,

Working Hours: Minimum 40 weekl

Scheduled Shift: Various, as operationally required

Employment Contract: permanent

Key Responsibilities:
Responsible for transporting customer freight in an effective and efficient manner
Complete deliveries and pick-ups in both urban and rural locations as assigned
Perform daily pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections
Manual usage and handling of pump truck
Tail gate experience an asset
Work various hours (morning, afternoon or overnight) as required
Ability to solve problems as they arise while on road
Build positive relationships with both our internal and external customers (dispatch, colleagues , managers)
Comply with all Corporate Policies and Procedures
Work in a safe manner at all times
Maintain punctual attendance
Shunt Duties as assigned

Key Requirements:
Valid Driver's License: Class (enter proper provincial license, IE Class AZ or Class 1)
Clean Driving Abstract
Must successfully pass written & road test(s)
Must successfully pass Defensive Driving course
Must successfully pass Courier Methods training course
Ability to read maps; Good sense of geographical direction
Must be able to handle LTL freight and skids
Ability to lift and/or carry up to 70 lbs.
Successfully complete a criminal record check and employment verification to qualify
Obtain a clear Police Clearance Certificate when required

Strong customer service skills
Strong organizational skills
Problem solving
Proper scan and load techniques
Exemplifies and consistently demonstrates our core competencies of customer focus, communication, collaboration, trust and self-development

Working Conditions: On the Road; Warehouse Environment
Salary Grade: As per collective Agreement

Forward an updated resume to: MyCareer

Application Deadline:
  • Please notify your immediate manager before applying for an internal job posting
Purolator is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, Aboriginal/Indigenous status or any other factors considered discriminatory. If you require an accommodation during the recruitment process, we will work with you to meet your needs.

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