• Shunter Truck Driver

    Requisition ID
    2018-7905
    Job Location
    CA-BC-DELTA
    Job Category
    Transportation
  • We're a company with integrity at its core. We believe in treating each other with respect and working as a team to get things done right. And because of this collaboration, we've created an atmosphere that's fun, supportive, and alive with energy!

     

    At Gordon Food Service British Columbia Division Ltd., our continued focus on quality and exceptional service has made us one of Canada’s largest food service distributors for over 40 years. Based out of Grand Rapids, Michigan and founded in 1897 Gordon Food Service is a successful, family-oriented company. We are proud to offer our employees career advancement with training and comprehensive benefits.

     

    Shunter Truck Driver / Dock Transfer Driver

     

    Delta, British Columbia

     

    Shifts: 4 X 10 Hour Shifts - 8:00 pm to 6:00 am

    Sunday, Monday, Thursday and Friday 

     

     

    Summary:

     

    We have an immediate need for a Class One Shunter/Yard Jockey. The successful applicant will be responsible for the safe movement of trucks in the yard and related areas on a daily basis, as well of yard procedures. The position will also include dock runs, transfers and switches.

     

    Duties and Responsibilities

     

    The successful applicant will be expected to operate the delivery vehicle in a safe manner at all times, obeying all rules of the road, and follow all appropriate company policies and procedures.

     

     

    Required Skills and Qualifications:

    • Providing exceptional service to build/maintain quality customer relationships 
    • Valid Class 1 driver’s license and a clean driver's abstract
    • Eligibility for bonding and transportation of dangerous goods (TDG) certification
    • Ability to perform a proper vehicle inspection in accordance with the BC CVIP (Commercial Vehicle Inspection Program)
    • Exceptional organizational abilities with task prioritization, multi-tasking, use of timelines and time management techniques
    • Strong work ethic
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while driving a Yard Hostler (Training will be provided, where needed)
    • Must be able to work with little supervision; must be self-directed
    • Strong mechanical aptitude would be an asset
    • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work with minimum supervision.
    • Previous professional driving experience is preferred
    • A high school diploma is preferred

     

    Starting Wage: $24.87/hr

    Top Rate: $29.40/hr

     

     

    *We thank all interested applicants, however, only those under consideration shall be contacted*

     

     

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    Gordon Food Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

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