Opportunities for Truck Driver – Class 3
City : St. John's
Category : Transportation Services
Industry : Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers
Employer : J.D. Irving
Truck Driver - Class 3
Kent Building Supplies is the largest retail building supply chain in Atlantic Canada. Our mission is to be the best source of home improvement products through superior service, quality products and everyday great prices. We protect our customers and staff by hiring and training associates committed to our safety values. Kent is locally owned and operated, and we continue to grow in your community.
We are currently hiring a full-time Truck Driver Class 3 for our Kent store.
Kent is supporting our employees towards Permanent Residency after one year of work experience in the truck driver position.
As a Truck Driver, you will be a part of the team that provides delivery services for our customers displaying the highest standards of safety and excellent customer service. You will be responsible for monitoring truck maintenance and keeping driver’s record requirements such as daily checklist. This job can be physically demanding.
- Deliver materials to private homes and construction sites safely
- Work in the yard and in the store actively helping customers
- Prepare trucks for loading and assist warehouse staff as required
- Ensure proper vehicle maintenance and safety
- Maintain contact with dispatch and work to resolve any issues
- Verify load security and accuracy
- Report defects, violations, accidents or injuries
- Act professionally at all times
- Follow all regulations, company policies, and procedures
- Other duties as assigned by manager
- Proven work experience as a delivery driver
- Valid driver’s license class 5 and Class 3
- Ability to work in all weather conditions, fast-paced, and dynamic workplace
- Self-motivated, punctual, reliable, and safety oriented
- Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
- Effective written and oral communication skills (Bilingual English/French will be considered an asset)
- Basic hand tool skills
- Able to do physical work
- A safe work environment
- Great mentors and on-the-job training
- Incentive programs
- Employee discount
- Opportunities for growth and career advancement
- Employee and Family Assistance Plan
- Full time benefits after probation period including health, drug and dental coverage; disability insurance and RRSP
Interested in a career with Kent? We would love to hear from you!
Please apply online for our 10 Messenger Drive, St. John's, A1B0H6 location.
To learn more about our products and services, click here.
Kent Building Supplies is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.