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Owner Operator - Linehaul Class 1 Driver

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Date: 10-Sep-2021

Location: Castlegar, BC, CA

Company: Purolator

Purolator is looking for an experienced and reliable Class 1 - Owner Operator to join our team

 

What we can offer you:

  • Benefits Coverage
  • Competitive compensation:  $1.344/km and $46.80/hour
  • Set Schedule (Sunday to Thursday from 17:45 to 04:30 (hours may vary)
  • Paid waiting and delays

 

 

 

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 customers, employees, owner operators and other contracted partners. Drive for Purolator and Apply today!

 

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Pick-up and delivery of customer shipments
  • Approximately 5 stops per day
  • Ability to meet and maintain service requirements.
  • Load and unload own vehicle.
  • Accurate completion and daily submission of required documentation.
  • Build positive relationships with both internal customers (Purolator managers, employees, dispatch, and other contractors) and external customers.
  • Responsible for hiring relief driver to cover absences.

 

Your Key Requirements:

  • Possess a valid Class 1Driver's License at all times
  • Possession of liability insurance and all other licenses as required by law and Purolator specifications.
  • Valid WCB registration and coverage for Owner Operator and Relief Driver.
  • Must supply own vehicle (Linehaul Tractor 2016 or newer) and maintain appearance and operation at highest industry standards.
  • Must possess a valid Dangerous Goods Handling Certificate.
  • Ability to pick-up and deliver all packages associated to the route area or as required.
  • Complete a criminal record check.
  • Must meet and maintain standards set by Purolator Inc.
  • Maintain membership with Teamster’s Canada.

 

Your Personal Qualities:

  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work with others
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Problem solving
  • Proper package handling techniques

 

 

 

 

POSTING DETAILS
Location:                    Castlegar 
Working Conditions: On the Road; Outdoors; Warehouse Environment 

Reports to:                  Unit Manager 
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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.



We recognize that our employees and their families are key stakeholders. We will only be successful as a business if we provide our employees with a safe and healthy workplace and we have the right people in the right roles with the support they need to succeed. We hire for attitude and train for skills.  To learn more about us and our values, go to www.purolator.com.



At Purolator, every day is an opportunity for our employees to connect with one another and with our customers to help make a positive impact in the communities where we live, work and play.


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