Class 1 Driver - Tanker

Edmonton, Canada Full Time Mid Level

Salary: $75,000 to $110,000 per year

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Position: Class 1 Tanker

Required by: ASAP

Status: Full Time

Location: Edmonton

Rate of Pay: As per CBA; can earn up to $75,000 to $110,000 per year

Schedule: Dedicated recurring schedules 5 on, 2 off

Canada Cartage is seeking multiple drivers with Tractor-Trailer Tanker experience to service our Cryogenic Oil Well Service account. This involves both highway and off road driving. Chaining up drive axles and working in all types of weather is the norm. 36 to 48 hour resets during busy periods and irregular start times and days off are rewarded with higher pay packages as per the collective agreement. Working alone while communicating and operating as an integral part of a team is required.

Seasonal peak demands are often offset by slower periods during the year and drivers who want steady year round work are often assigned general freight work.


  • Safely and efficiently, inspect, operate and maintain company and customer issued equipment in accordance with Transport regulations, TSA, company and customer policies and procedures.

  • Document and directly report all safety related equipment defects to Canada Cartage and, when applicable, to the customer’s dispatch.

  • Continuously exercise safe-work-practices when engaged in work related activities (e.g. using material handling equipment, when manual handling cargo, and vehicle backing, etc.).

  • Maintain timely communication with the company Dispatch office to report daily activity such as arrival and departure time, delays, unscheduled breaks, workplace injuries, motor vehicle collisions, and cargo, equipment, and property loss/damages.

  • Accurately complete and submit (at shift or trips end) all documentation required for payroll, customer billing, hours of service, vehicle maintenance, etc.

  • Continuously comply with current Hours of Service and TDG regulations.

  • Inspect cargo prior to acceptance and apply appropriate cargo securement as per NSC Standard 10.

General Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Hold a valid Class 1 license

  • Provide a clean drivers CVOR abstract; valid within the past 30 days and no more than 3 demerits and 3 negative events within the past 5 years

  • A minimum of one (1)year of continuous Tractor-Trailer Tanker experience

  • Preventable Accident Free for a minimum of three (3) years

If you meet the above qualifications, please respond to this ad and attach an updated resume and/or Commercial Drivers Abstract.

We would like to thank all those expressing an interest in this position; however only qualified candidates will contacted.

Committed to employment equity, Canada Cartage Systems LP encourages applications from Aboriginal people, members of visible minority groups and women.

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