Class 1-Lowbed Driver

Seasonal
Mainline Construction
Grande Prairie, AB
Application deadline: 31/07/2022
Job ID: 5-MNL1312211

Mainline Construction (2014) Ltd., a Volker Stevin company is now hiring a Class 1 – Lowbed driver with heavy equipment operations experience for our Trucking division in Grande Prairie, AB.

What you will be doing: Reporting to the Trucking Supervisor, the Class 1- Lowbed Driver will be responsible for moving equipment and operating a tractor-trailer in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Loads, transports and unloads equipment and materials according to known transportation best practices and as per legislative guidelines
  • Be responsible for condition of the vehicle including inspecting truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, fuel, oil, water, and other fluids and perform pre- and post-trip inspections.
  • Inspect the material to ensure it has been loaded correctly and is secure.
  • Review loading and delivery documents to verify information accuracy.
  • Communicate daily trucking requirements and job orders with a supervisor.
  • Ensures vehicles and axle weights meet regulatory requirements.
  • Secures cargo according to legislated requirements.
  • Coordinate questions, problems, or requests for service or equipment with customers or supervisors.
  • Contact weekly truck greasing

The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following:

Qualifications & Experience

  • Class 1 Driver’s License, clean Commercial Driver’s Abstract with minimum 5 years of experience in trucking.
  • Experience hauling heavy equipment and gravel hauling preferred
  • Strong knowledge of TDG regulations, HOS, weights and dimensions, permitting, load securement and OH&S standards.
  • Valid WHMIS, H2S Alive, TDG, eGSO (electronic General Safety Orientation) and Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) or Petroleum Safety Training (PST).
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.

Working in a team environment you will enjoy competitive wages, excellent benefits, and opportunities for advancement.

Note: We promote a safe work environment with a substance abuse testing program.

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.

About Mainline Construction

Our story began in 1992, when Harvey Bennett opened a deep utility construction business serving the local residential markets of Grande Prairie, Alberta. Over the years, he grew the company to service other industries, and expanded to include earthworks, oilfield construction, gravel supply, and trucking. As Harvey maintained the growth of the business, his primary focus and priority was always his staff, clients and the community. The family atmosphere at Mainline Construction and its supporting community was a natural fit when Volker Stevin Canada purchased the company in 2014.

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