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Driver, Long Haul, Calgary in Calgary, Canada at Stericycle

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

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Job Description

We are currently seeking a Long Haul Driver to be responsible for transporting waste from either a Stericycle location or customer location, to a transfer location or processing location. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

You will be away from home for most of the week leaving Monday morning and returning Thursday or Friday.

.  You will be required to operate a tractor trailer unit within Calgary as well as long distance trips throughout Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Montana and North Dakota.

Pay rate $26/hour minimum.

•Manages assigned routes ensuring that medical waste is transported in a timely and accurate manner.
•Responsible for picking up and transporting waste safely according to all federal, state, and local rules and regulations
•Plans daily schedule based on Stericycle or customer needs by reviewing daily paperwork, e.g., manifest, route sheets, previous VCR, etc. provided by Transportation Manager/Supervisor or Dispatcher.
•Communicates any issues to Transportation Manager/Supervisor and/or Dispatcher for resolution.
•Ensures load is secured prior to operating vehicle on public highway.
•Ensures that assigned paperwork is completed legibly, neatly, accurately, and completely and returned to Transportation Manager/Supervisor or Dispatcher, at the time of debriefing, for processing.
•Communicates with Stericycle Transportation Manager/Supervisor and/or Dispatcher regarding any change to pickups. Ensures that Route Manager servicing the specific route is aware of any situations outside the norm in order to provide the highest level of customer service. Reports any problems/issues with accounts to the Transportation Manager/Supervisor and/or Dispatcher before the close of business each day.
•Performs a documented pre-trip inspection on vehicles prior to leaving yard to commence route. Performs a documented post-trip inspection on vehicles prior to being debriefed for the day. Reports any maintenance problems to Transportation Manager/Supervisor and/or Dispatcher for follow-up. Insures all defects have been corrected prior to operating the vehicles again.

Job Requirements

Must have a Class 1 Drivers License and be able to operate a manual 13 – 18 speed transmission with proven experience

•Education equivalent to graduation from high school, or the equivalent in related work experience.
•Completion of an accredited driving school, or previous Commercial Driving experience required. Previous route management experience a plus.
•Maintains current Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), with an excellent driving record.
•Demonstrates ability to read a map.
•Demonstrates general computer sills and knowledge of intranet.
•Maintains a current Medical Examiner’s Certificate (MEC) issued by a doctor approved by Stericycle.
•Must work safely and carefully to prevent injury to self and others while driving, loading, and unloading vehicle. Requires constant mental and visual attention relative to the safe operation of the vehicle.  May require mandatory immunizations and credentialing based on customer requirements.