Driver

Driver

Join Livingston and grow your career in the constantly changing world of international trade. Livingston is a market leader offering customs brokerage, international trade consulting, compliance and freight forwarding services around the world.  Livingston has over 3,000 employees at more than 90 key border crossings, sea ports, airports and other strategic locations in North America, Europe and Asia.  

Our fast-paced and collaborative environment offers you the opportunity to work with leaders in the industry, receive recognition for achievements and develop your expertise in the complex and evolving world of trade. Learn how you can make an impact at Livingston.

 

Job Type: Full Time 

Location: BC Delta - CN038 

JOB SUMMARY

The Driver is responsible for safe and timely pickup and delivery of vehicles within Canada and the US.  Duties include vehicle inspections; loading and offloading car carrier; timely and accurate completion of daily logs, fuel, mileage and run sheets, while providing exceptional customer service at all times. Class 1 required.

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Inspect vehicles prior to loading, ensuring that vehicles are loaded correctly, and documentation is accurately completed
  • Pick up and deliver vehicles on car carrier in a timely, safe and responsible manner, and ensure that all paperwork is completed with the customer 
  • Load and unload freight as required.
  • Daily safety inspection of the tractor and trailer.
  • Report to Dispatch on a daily basis for loads and instructions, maintain regular communication with Dispatch to ensure that customer needs are met
  • Maintain and submit accurate logs and records
  • Report damages, incidents and equipment failures to Fleet Manager immediately
     

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Proficiency in the English language
  • Proven track record for superior Customer Service
  • Team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Clean abstract
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Well developed time management skills
  • High work standards
  • Be able to reflect a professional Company image
  • Geographical knowledge of the Province of BC.
  • Proper safe load securrment  (lifting and tie down) techniques to prevent injuries.
  • Mechanical aptitude
     

WORK EXPERIENCE – MINIMUM REQUIRED

3 years of related experience

EDUCATION

Required: High School/GED or equivalent

CERTIFICATIONS DESCRIPTION

COMPETENCIES

Business Acumen and Straight Talk
Inclusion and Collaboration
Agility
Customer First Focus
Accountability
Leading and Developing

At Livingston, the health and safety of our people is our number one priority.  All offers of employment for Livingston Transportation Inc., are contingent on the candidate showing proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to pass the pre-employment requirements.  Individuals may request an exemption from this requirement who (i) provide proof of a valid medical exemption from a qualified medical practitioner or (ii) claim a human rights exemption under the Human Rights Code and are able to support an exemption based on objective evidence that their claimed creed/religion prohibits vaccination against COVID-19.

 

Livingston is an equal opportunity employer and committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity, respect and one which reflects the diversity of the community in which we operate. Accommodations are available for applicants and employees with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please advise when submitting your application.