Job Posting

Truck Drivers

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Employer Name: 
Bron and Sons Nursery
Job Location: 
Grand Forks, BC

Bron and Sons Nursery is an established wholesale potted plant nursery with over 25 years’ experience in the beautiful Boundary Country in BC.  Bron and Sons is growing!  We produce high quality potted plants for growers, producers, greenhouses, nurseries, garden centres in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Northwestern USA and Alaska. Our company is looking to expand our business in production and sales. This company values long term employees and has a low employee turnover.

Main duties

Long-haul truck drivers perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Operate and drive straight or articulated trucks, weighing over 4600 kg with three or more axles, to transport goods and material to destinations
  • Oversee all aspects of vehicles, such as condition of equipment, loading and unloading, and safety and security of cargo
  • Perform pre-trip inspection of vehicle systems and equipment such as tires, lights, brakes and cold storage
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs
  • Obtain special permits and other documents required to transport cargo
  • Record cargo information, distance travelled, fuel consumption and other information in log book or on on-board computer
  • Communicate with dispatcher and other drivers using cell phone
  • May drive as part of a two-person team or convoy

Line-haul and local truck drivers perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Operate and drive straight trucks to transport goods and materials over urban and short inter-urban routes
  • Perform pre-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicles such as condition of equipment, and loading and unloading of cargo.

Employment requirements

  • A Class A licence is required to drive articulated trucks.
  • Air brake endorsement (Z) is required for drivers who operate vehicles equipped with air brakes.

Wages will commensurate with level of education and experience.  Only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

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Posting Will Expire: 
Friday, May 31, 2019
How to Apply
Application Procedure: 

Please send resume to marie@bronandsons.com.  Subject line Truck Driver

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