AZ Truck Driver
Where innovation, technology and integrity come together.
Newton Group Ltd. continues to be at the forefront of the construction industry through the use of innovative technology, advanced building and manufacturing practices, and having a problem-solving team environment.
Come join our team of leading professionals with a variety of expertise; superintendents, estimators, engineers, trade professionals, project managers, HR, accounting and legal professionals.
Based in Guelph Ontario, we are currently seeking someone to join our growing team in the role of AZ Truck Driver/Labourer. Currently the requirement is to transport locally (within the Greater Toronto Area), however that mandate could change in the future and is job specific. The ideal candidate would be flexible to fulfill regular Shipping/Receiving Labourer duties when deliveries are not required.
Transporting finished goods and raw materials over land to and from manufacturing plant to job sites
Inspecting vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and performing preventative maintenance
Planning routes and meeting delivery schedules
Documenting and logging work/rest periods and kilometres spent driving and retaining fuel/toll receipts
Complying with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
Maneuvering trucks into loading or unloading positions
Collecting and verifying delivery instructions
Reporting defects, accidents or violations
Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience
Valid AZ truck driving licence
Proven work experience as a truck driver, specifically flat deck trucking experience (including securing down loads)
Hands on experience with electronic equipment and software (GPS, etc)
Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
No recent moving or driving violations
Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
Willing to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment recommendations
Trucking school diploma
Experience with loading/unloading material such as structural steel or cement products would be an asset
Certifications in Forklift and Overhead Crane an asset
Able to work overtime and occasional Saturdays
Newton Group Ltd. consistently ranks among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.
Newton Group Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes and encourages all applicants.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Qualified candidates should email their resume to email@example.com or fax to: 519-822-6159.
Please note that only those being invited to interview will be contacted, no agencies and no telephone calls please.
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