About UsNorth Gower Grains is a family owned and operated grain elevator. Dwight and Ruth Ann Foster built the elevator as a result of a lack of storage in Eastern Ontario during the busy harvest season. We handle wheat, soybeans and corn and offer competitive storage rates, flat pricing, basis contracts, forward pricing contracts and delayed pricing contracts. Don't hesitate to call if we can be of service to you.
Job Title: AZ Truck Driver with B-Train Experience
Company: North Gower Grains
Location: North Gower
Job Type: Full-time or Part-time
North Gower Grains is seeking a skilled and experienced AZ Truck Driver with B-Train experience to join our team. As an integral part of our organization, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safe and efficient transportation of agricultural products to various destinations. If you have a passion for driving, a commitment to safety, and a strong work ethic, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.
Safe Operation: Operate AZ trucks with B-Train configurations in a safe and responsible manner, adhering to all traffic laws and company safety policies.
Loading and Unloading: Thorough knowledge of loading and unload agricultural products onto and from the truck, ensuring secure and balanced cargo placement.
Vehicle Maintenance: Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the truck and B-Train trailer to ensure they are in proper working condition. Report any mechanical issues promptly.
Route Planning: Plan and optimize routes to ensure timely delivery of goods while minimizing fuel consumption and transportation costs.
Documentation: Maintain accurate and up-to-date elogs, trip reports, and records of cargo deliveries and pickups. Ensure compliance with all regulatory and company paperwork requirements.
Customer Service: Provide excellent customer service when interacting with clients, including farmers, suppliers, and mill/elevator/port personnel.
Compliance: Comply with all relevant transportation regulations, including hours-of-service regulations and weight limits.
Safety: Follow strict safety protocols, including the use of personal protective equipment and the proper securing of cargo.
Communication: Maintain open and clear communication with dispatch and management regarding any delays, issues, or changes in delivery schedules.
Emergencies: Handle emergency situations professionally and efficiently, such as accidents or breakdowns, by following company procedures and ensuring the safety of yourself and others.
- Valid AZ driver's license with B-Train experience.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience as an AZ truck driver, with B-Train experience preferred.
- Clean driving record with no major accidents or traffic violations.
- Strong knowledge of transportation regulations and safety protocols.
- Excellent communication skills and a professional demeanor.
- Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to make decisions under pressure.
- Flexibility in working hours and willingness to travel for extended periods as needed.
- Attention to detail and a commitment to safe and efficient driving practices.
- High school diploma or equivalent (preferred).
North Gower Grains is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds. We offer competitive compensation, benefits, and our drivers are home every night.
To apply for this position, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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