Fort McKay Group of Companies LP Class 5 Driver in Fort McMurray, Alberta

Competition #: HR18-0330

At Fort McKay Group of Companies LP we are committed to ensuring ?no harm? to our most valuable asset ? people. We hope to achieve this by: promoting personal safety amongst the workforce; striving for excellence in Safety Performance by making continuous improvement an essential component of our Health, Safety & Environment management systems; we believe the safety is everyone?s responsibility and can only be achieved through the active participation of everyone within the organization. We are devoted to making ?Safety? Our Way of Life?.

Fort McKay Group of Companies LP is currently recruiting for an experienced Class 5 Driver for Fort McKay Logistics LP. The successful candidate will be responsible for picking up freight at the warehouses and delivering to the appropriate areas as per drop off point. The incumbent is responsible and accountable for knowing and working in accordance with the Fort McKay Group of Companies LP Health and Safety Policy as well as Commercial Vehicle Regulations. This is a temporary position lasting approximately three (3) to six (6) months located north of Fort McMurray, AB.

Fort McKay Group of Companies LP is an equity employer and qualified applicants of Aboriginal ancestry may be given first consideration in any hiring decision. If you wish to receive consideration under the equity principles in our Hiring and Recruitment Policy you must declare your Aboriginal status in your application.

Duties, Responsibilities and Skills required:

  • Operating commercial vehicles

  • Completing daily driver logs in accordance with Alberta?s hour of service regulations

  • Fill out pre and post trip inspections

  • Ensure vehicle is properly equipped and in proper working order

  • Give proper care to the operation and maintenance of vehicles and equipment

  • Follow the scheduled plan for deliveries and inform supervisor if you must deviate for any reason

  • Maintain shipping and loading documents

  • Maintain professional driving habits at all times

  • Be alert to risks and threats in order to prevent losses before they occur

  • Must be flexible and work effectively in a fast paced environment

Minimum Qualifying Requirements:

  • Valid Class five (5) driver?s license and clean five (5) year drivers abstract ? All applications must include a five (5) year commercial driver abstract, current within 30 days, in order to receive consideration.

  • Grade twelve (12) Diploma or GED equivalent is required

  • Minimum of one (1) year experience is required

  • CSTS and OSSA or BSO is required

  • Purchasing and Expediting experience is required

  • Ability to speak, read and write English is required

  • Warehousing/ yard work experience is an asset

  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada

Working Conditions:

There are occasions when the individual may come into contact with dust due to the site?s conditions and with fluids from the vehicles such as windshield washer, coolant and oil. You may also be exposed to loud noises, hot, cold, wet, and dry weather conditions. Vehicle inspection, regardless of weather conditions, is required daily.