Class 1 Driver

Do you ever wonder what it would be like to be a business owner? Why not Experience the Difference with Centra, we’re 100% Employee Owned! Centra, a well-established manufacturing & construction company is seeking a class 1 driver interested in moving into a challenging and rewarding career with our Shipping Team.This full time position pays hourly. You will be working in and around the GVRD, Vancouver Island, and the Okanagan. Our Shipping Team works Monday to Friday and you will be home every night. You may be asked to work overtime a few times each week.The appropriate candidate is someone who is personable with customers, has good communication skills, a willingness to do whatever it takes on the road or at the plant to get the job done, and is physically fit. The job does require lifting over 50 lbs. while carrying windows on location.Job responsibilities include but aren’t limited to:

  • Responsible for upholding Centra’s workplace policies and procedures
  • Daily trouble shooting and problem solving
  • Truck cleanliness and maintenance
  • Log Books, Pre-Trip check, Post-Trip check
  • Safely handling of Doors, Windows and Hardware
  • Adherence to the rules of the road and exceeding the general public’s opinion of transportation professionals
  • Provide excellent customer service to both our internal and external customers
  • Other duties as assigned – “anything and everything”

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Class 1 Licence with Air Brake Ticket
  • Clean drivers abstract
  • Ability to problem solve and have sound judgment
  • Able to communicate precisely and efficiently in a team environment
  • Ability to work effectively alone and with a team in a fast paced, high demand environment
  • Must be physically fit and able to lift various products ranging from light to heavy weight in excess of 50 lbs.

Work Experience / Education

  • Post-secondary or an equivalent level of work experience
  • 2 years driving experience
  • Class 1 Licence with Air Brake Ticket: 1 year
  • Driving: 2 years

Please forward cover letter with wage expectations & resume (as attachments) via email to careers@centra.ca.

We would like to thank all candidates for applying, however only those selected for the interview process will be contacted.

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