Linehaul Driver / Conducteur longue distance

Date:  1 Feb 2024
Location: 

Etobicoke, ON, CA

 

 It’s not a package. It’s a promise®.

As Canada’s leading integrated freight, package, and logistics provider, we’ve been helping promises get where they need to be for more than 60 years. How does the magic happen? The journey starts with you. The places we go, the elements we brave, the promises we deliver – it’s all possible because of our people. So, whether you’re looking to build new skills, make an impact in your community, or inspire your team, we go there for you too.

 

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. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a national organization that plays a meaningful role in the lives of all Canadians.

 

What we offer

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;

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Pension Plan
  • Employee Family Assistance Program
  • Employee Shared Ownership Program
  • Employee Discounts.

 

The Role

As a Purolator AZ Linehaul Driver, your primary responsibility will be to transport freight efficiently while building positive relationships with both internal and external customers. By contributing to the overall goals of the organization, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth flow of logistics and customer satisfaction. Join our team and make a significant impact on our organization's success!

Job Details:

 

Working hours: ​40 weekly hours, Various between Sun-Saturday as per operationally required

Employment Contract: Permanent 

Location: 325 Humber College Blvd. Etobicoke ON/115 Carrier Drive

Hourly Wage: Starting wage of $34.73

 

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 AZ for 3+ years
  • Clean Driving Abstract (please upload a current driver's abstract with your resume)
  • 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

 

Qualifications:

  • 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

 

 

POSTING DETAILS
Location:                    566 - GTT  
Working Conditions: On the Road; Outdoors; Warehouse Environment 

Posting Number:       62043  

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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 if 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.