Day & Ross: P&D Owner Operator – Day Cab

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    day eamp; ross
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    negotiable / month
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    1 week ago
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Penticton to Kamloops based on day and FreightMonday to Friday7:00a.M. to 4:00p.M.$700 Daily Average (combined P& D and mileage)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 P& D Owner Operator Day CabFull-timeKelowna, BC Accurate and timely maintenance of e-logPre-trip inspection of tractor trailer prior to all tripsReport any incidents of safety violation or security breachesConduct a yard check which includes recording trailer numbers, trailer contents and seal numbersConduct reefer check including unit number, reefer settings and fuel levelMove trailers to and from the dock doorsSeal trailers and verify as requiredMaintain tractor in a respectable and clean conditionMay be required to move freight from the back to the front of the trailer using a manual pallet jack Skills & Customer service focusedExcellent driving skills with a focus on attentive and defensive drivingMust have a safety-first mindset and be self-motivatedMust have 12 months verifiable experiencePossess heavy vehicle driver license (Class 1 license)Truck no older than 7 years old, max weight full of fuel 20,500lbsMust be able to communication in English – written and verbalLegally authorized to work in CanadaSatisfactory criminal record check (no older than three (3) months)One season winter driving experienceSuccessful completion of a DOT drug testRoad test by Day & Ross approved third party driving schoolSatisfactory drivers abstract (no older than 30 days), including no DUI violations in past five (5) years; no over the road preventable accidents (yard accidents will be reviewed); no more than two (2) moving violations in past two (2) years; no “defensive driving infractions” as outlined in onboarding document Benefits:Spousal and dependent healthcare$500 Driver Referral ProgramConsistent milesLow insurance costMoose bumper purchase programDedicated Broker Service or Broker Health RepresentativePet policyDowntime Insurance ProgramPaid tollsMotor 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.