Airdrie based employer looking to hire an experienced driver (1 year minimum, 3 years preferred) for 16 ft cube truck to do donation pick-ups in the greater Calgary area up to the Red Deer area.
Driver duties include including loading bags by hand into the truck and following a specific pick-up route in a timely manner. These is a physically demanding job, and the applicant must be prepared for the volume of work and repetition and be able to lift 50 pounds. Those looking for exclusively delivery driver jobs will find this job more physically demanding than previous delivery driver jobs they may have had in the past.
Requires good driving record and habits, as well as being physically fit. Patience in dealing with poorly packaged donations is a must. Knowledge of collection area throughout Calgary and up to Red Deer is an asset.
Occasional Warehouse duties include, offloading trucks, operating a baling machine, loading outbound trailers/containers, various material handling duties, providing assistance to others working in the warehouse. Forklift experience helpful. Some warehouse shifts may be required.
Recent applicants are welcome to reapply, as we are now doing further hiring and did not have a chance to review all previous applicants.
Valid class 5 needed or higher level is preferred, with clean drivers abstract. Also, it is necessary that your insurance history details your previous cube truck driving experience to qualify you with our insurance company, and you need to currently have insurance in your own name to document your insurance history.
Must have good character/attitude, and be able to work in an efficient, reliable, and honest manner.
Must have the ability to work either independently or with a co-worker within a diverse work force. Ability to follow instructions is important.
Good communications skills and ability to work cooperatively.
Hours of work will include one weekday and weekends, schedule to be determined, and may vary so applicants need to have flexibility. PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO AIRDRIE RESIDENTS.
This position would ideally suit someone who enjoys the satisfaction of knowing they are working to help local and international charities. Growing company with opportunity for advancement. Equal opportunity employer.
If you are a reliable and experienced truck driver looking for a new opportunity, we would love to hear from you. Apply today to join our team!
Job Types: Permanent, Full-time
Salary: $24.00-$25.00 per hour
- Casual dress
- Dental care
- Extended health care
- On-site parking
- Paid time off
- Store discount
- Vision care
Flexible Language Requirement:
- 10 hour shift
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- Weekends as needed
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Airdrie, AB T4A 0R1: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
- Able to document insurance history in order to qualify to be added to our insurance policy.
- cube truck driving: 1 year (required)
- physically demanding work: 1 year (required)
- work weekends: 1 year (required)
- Class 5 License or higher (required)
Work Location: In person