Fleet & Driver Advisor

Parkland Fuel Corporation - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Parkland is an independent supplier and marketer of fuel and petroleum products and a leading convenience store operator. We power a growing family of locally known brands and our team members serve retail, commercial, and wholesale customers across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean region and the Americas. Our purpose as Parklanders is to energize people and businesses to get them where they want to go. We’re a passionate team of down-to-earth achievers, committed to getting our customers, colleagues and communities further, faster.

Position Title: Fleet & Driver Advisor

Team and Location: Toronto ON

Position Summary:
Reporting to the Commercial Fleet Manager, this role is responsible for providing support to the operations team in the form of driver and management training support, fleet maintenance management, regulatory compliance and risk management. This role will work closely with the operations team to enhance the training and competency of drivers, brokers, and agents through solutions-based coaching and mentoring. The position will work with operations to ensure the fleet of vehicles is operated safely and in a compliant manner.

Key Responsibilities:
Educate, train and orient new and current employees on procedures for proper inspection, compliance policies and procedures, defensive driving and safe operation of vehicles for bulk delivery, service and passenger vehicles
Evaluate driving skills of driver candidates by conducting road tests to assess skill level and competency
Conducts Defensive Driver training and new hire Onboarding
Conducts driver evaluations and provides coaching to drivers on the performance of their duties including equipment handling, vehicle inspection and use of in cab technologies
Review key performance indicators including Carrier Safety Profiles and advise operations on opportunities to improve on road performance
Works with management to develop and deliver driver and management training programs
Consult with external sources, colleagues and functional area experts to determine best practices and make recommendations on how to apply them in cost effective manner
Supports Operations, People and Culture, and Health Safety with administrative record keeping including ensuring driver records are kept up to date in Itrak and Ultipro records are maintained and compliant
Conduct cold transportation audits to review vehicle records are being maintained

Qualifications and Skills:
Class AZ Driver license, with a clean abstract;
Prior experience in a role with levels of responsibility associated;
Previous fuel driving experience, with knowledge and proficiency in safe fuel handling;
Knowledge of provincial, federal regulations and the National Safety Code;
Excellent communication, organization skills, and willing to perform a variety of tasks;
Able to multi task and meet time sensitive deadlines;
Excellent interpersonal skills with proven leadership ability;
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

We Offer:
Participation in Parkland Pledge, an employee-driven charitable giving program.
Our Performance-based Annual Incentive Plan, an annual bonus awarding your performance.
A share in our success through the Employee Share Purchase Plan and 100% company matching.
Flexible medical and dental packages, a Health Care Spending Account, along with a supportive Employee and Family Assistance Program.
In-house learning and development opportunities, leadership training, international opportunities.
An employee referral program – earn up to $2000 for your referral.
A focus on healthy living through wellness initiatives and an annual fitness reimbursement program.
Discount Programs and Educational Scholarship Programs for family members.

Candidates must be legally able to work in Canada at this time. Parkland regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas.

We thank all candidates in advance for their interest, however only those being considered will be contacted.

Parkland Fuel Corporation is committed to the principles of Employment Equity.

We strive to provide accessibility in employment to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. Parkland Fuel Corporation will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability, please notify us upon scheduling your interview.