Canada Cartage is seeking experienced Class 1 Logging Drivers to join their team. These logging positions are based in Cochrane, Alberta and service Southern Alberta and the greater Calgary area.
Please note this is a relocation opportunity for a role based in Cochrane, AB. Relocation assistance to Cochrane or Calgary may be provided to the successful applicant. Cochrane is a vibrant town located just 35 minutes from downtown Calgary, with direct access to Highway 1A and Highway 22. The town is a great compromise for those seeking adventure or serenity in the mountains with the convenience of big city amenities.
Why work for Canada Cartage?
We offer a competitive hourly rate – potential to earn up to $90,000/year
Dedicated Tractor and Trailer
New Hire bonus of $2250 (restrictions apply)
Safety Bonuses paid out quarterly
Top ups paid to guarantee 40 hours per week (restrictions apply)
Earn referral bonuses
Potential local or highway work during spring break up or due to extenuating circumstances
There are opportunities for career advancements through training and development; tankers, LCV, flat deck, etc.
$300/yr Uniform allowance & $150/yr Safety Shoe allowance
Extended Health, and Dental Benefits & RRSP and Company-Matching Pension Plans
Discounted hotels, car rentals, entertainment, gym memberships, phone plans, electronics, home services, cars, etc.
Work with a company named “Canada’s Best Employer 2018” in Transportation & Logistics by Forbes
We are looking for drivers who:
Operate smart, operate safely, and respect their equipment
Are willing and able to work the hours logging requires
Respect and support their co-workers and their community
Understand the importance of pre and post-trip inspections
Adhere to Hours of Service regulations
Pay attention to cargo securement; use of log wraps
Operate two-way radios professionally to call out km’s
Chain tires as required
Complete all other duties as reasonably assigned
Our General Requirements/Qualifications:
Must have Logging and/or Off Road driving experience
Hold a valid Class 1 license
Must provide a Clean 5 year Commercial Drivers abstract (restrictions apply)
Must be able to drive manual transmission
Must be willing to chain up as needed
Must pass a criminal background check
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted
If you meet the above qualification, please respond to this job posting and attach your current resume and/or Commercial Driver Abstract. We would like to thank all those expressing an interest in this position; however only qualified candidates will be 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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