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Linehaul Driver P&D

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Date: 04-Jun-2021

Location: Saskatoon, SK, CA

Company: Purolator

Open up to the Possibilities!
At Purolator, you’ll be proud knowing you’re working for a Canadian company that truly values its employees. And it’s community. This is an exciting and evolving industry and we’re leading the change as we strive to deliver the future. Here you will be empowered to help move the business forward. Each and every day. Are you open to the possibilities

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.

Apply today!

 

Job Description

 

Working hours: 40 weekly hours, Various as per operationally required ( Day, Evening, Overnight, and Weekends)

Hourly Wage: Starting wage of $25.38 per hour

                         Progressive increases to hourly wage with a top rate of $31.44 (as per collective agreement) 

 

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 is an asset
  • Work various hours (morning, afternoon, or overnight) as required
  • Ability to solve problems as they arise while on the 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
  • Mantain punctual attendance
  • Shunt duties as assigned

 

Key Requirements:

  • Valid Driver's Licence: Class 1A
  • Clean Driver's abstract (please upload a current copy with your application)
  • 3 Years Class 1A experience 
  • Must successfully pass written and road tests
  • Must successfully pass Defensive Driving and Courier Methods courses
  • 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 bs. 
  •  Successfully complete a criminal record check and employment verification to qualify
  • Obtain a clear Police Clearance Certificate with 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:                    508 - Saskatoon  
Working Conditions: On the Road; Outdoors; Warehouse Environment 
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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.