Day & Ross: Flatbed Owner Operator

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    day eamp; ross
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    negotiable / month
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    1 week ago
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$2,500 Sign on bonusFlatbed Owner Operator to run to the U.S.Must have 12 months of Flatbed experience (strapping, tarping, securement, etc)Drive forward with us behind you.From a single truckload of potatoes in the 1950s to a fleet of thousands, Day & Ross has become one of the largest transportation companies in Canada. With more than 8,000 employees, drivers, and owner operators, we-re a major player in cross-border and LTL/TL transportation, offering a diverse portfolio of transport and logistics solutions across North America. For over a decade, we-ve been recognized as one of Canada-s Best Managed Companies, and we were named a Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation in 2018 and 2019. Our industry recognition is a testament to the family values we share with our parent company, McCain Foods Limited. We offer consistent miles, low cost of insurance and a driver-friendly environment. While you-re on the road, you-re supported by a team of staff who have your back, from dispatch to maintenance. the : Flatbed Owner OperatorType: Full-timeLocation: Edmundston, NB DetailsFlatbed Owner Operator to run inter-Canada and Canada/US lanesMainly customer-to-customer pick-up and delivery (very limited terminal deliveries/pickups)Your Skills & ExperienceComplete knowledge and understanding of securing a flatbed trailerAccurate and timely e-log maintenancePre-trip inspection of tractor trailer for all tripsCustomer service focusedExcellent driving skills with a focus on attentive and defensive drivingMust have a safety-first mindset and be self-motivated Our :Minimum 12 months verifiable flatbed experience (driving, strapping, tarping, securement, etc.)Possess heavy vehicle driver license (Class AZ license)Possess a FAST card or proof of applicationProvide required equipment list (e.G. approved straps, tarps, etc.)Must be able to communication in English – written and verbalLegally authorized to work in CanadaSatisfactory criminal record check (not older than three months)Report any incidents of safety violation or security breachesAt least one season winter driving experienceSuccessful completion of a DOT drug testSuccessful completion of practical evaluation of Cargo SecurementRoad test by a Day & Ross approved third-party driving schoolSatisfactory driver-s abstract (not older than 30 days), including no DUI violations in the past five years; no over-the-road preventable accidents (yard accidents will be reviewed); not more than two moving violations in the past two years; no “defensive driving infractions” as outlined in onboarding document Benefits:$2,500 Sign on Bonus$500 Driver Referral ProgramConsistent miles and revenueLow insurance costMoose bumpers purchasing programSpousal and dependent health benefitsDedicated Broker Services or Broker Health RepresentativePet policyDowntime Insurance ProgramMotor Vehicle Inspection (MVI) reimbursementPassenger policyAdvantage 1 special pricing for parts and maintenance Please note that the successful candidate will be asked to provide reference and criminal background checks prior to employment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. As a federally regulated employer, Day & Ross fully supports theprinciples of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.