The Day & Ross Transportation Group is currently seeking a full time Shunt Driver in Somerville, NB.
As a shunt driver, you would be responsible for ensuring the safe and timely handling of inbound and outbound trailers within the Terminal Yard. The successful candidate must ensure they maintain a clean work environment with a focus on proper handling techniques and safety.
You will be required to do the following:
Back trailers into designated areas as requested.
Park and organize equipment in the yard.
Perform frequent reefer checks.
Check tires and do circle checks to make sure trailers are fit to move on the highway.
Perform and document daily pre-trip inspections of the truck.
Perform other tasks contributing to the smooth operation of the facility when requested.
Conduct a yard check which includes recording trailer numbers, odometer, fuel level, trailer contents or seal numbers.
May involve operating a Forklift in congested areas.
Report any incidents of safety violation or security breaches.
Provide an update to the supervisor on duty any shift activities
To be qualified for this role, please ensure your resume clearly displays some or all of the following:
Clean driver's abstract
Previous shunting experience
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to use e-logs
Minimum of 1.5 years of safe driving experience in a tractor trailer
Class 1 license required
The working environment can include rigid deadlines, adverse weather conditions and physical labour.
Please apply directly on our website at www.dayandrosscareers.com or send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and note the job title and location in the subject line.
Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment.
We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
With a focus on quality customer service that extends to our valued employees, Day & Ross has been continuously recognized as an honored recipient of Canada's Best Managed Companies since 2005. We offer our full-time employees a generous Benefits package and a company matched Pension plan.
As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross Transportation Group fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.
Function Terminal Operations Country Canada State/Province/Region New Brunswick City/Town Somerville