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Class 1 Driver

Edmonton, AB, Canada Req #40
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Since 1976, we have been servicing the industrial community by receiving large varieties of scrap metal and then facilitating the recycling and processing of these metals back into reusable forms. With two convenient locations in the Edmonton area, continuous efforts towards improving and implementing cutting edge technology, we have proven to be an industry leader within the metal recycling market.

General Metals Group has an opening for Class 1 Drivers to join the team. If you are a team player with a background in the scrap metal industry, then look no further!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate and drive tractor-trailer, long-combination vehicle and straight body trucks to transport metals over long distance or urban/inter-urban routes
  • Ensure cargo is secured properly in accordance with safety requirements and follow safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection of vehicle systems, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights and turning signals and brakes
  • Administer bills of lading and maintain log book
  • Communicate with dispatcher, other drivers and customers using communication devices
  • Apply preventative maintenance and greasing, perform minor emergency roadside repairs
  • Complete other paperwork as required
  • Operate and perform in conformance with company processes and procedures

Must Have:

  • Valid Class 1 license
  • Clean drivers abstract
  • Previous experience hauling scrap metal materials is considered a strong asset
  • Proven working knowledge of proper load securement
  • Superior time management and organizational skills
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • A ‘can-do’ attitude

Company Offers:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • RRSP matching program
  • Outstanding work environment
  • Opportunities for career growth and advancement

About Us:

Since 1976, General Metals Group has been servicing the industrial community by receiving large varieties of scrap metal and then facilitating the recycling and processing of these metals back into reusable forms. With two convenient locations in the Edmonton area, continuous efforts towards improving and implementing cutting edge technology, General Metals Group has proven to be an industry leader within the metal recycling market.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Edmonton, AB, Canada