DZ Driver

Company Details

DZ Driver – Full Time Position

Wilson Timber Mart building materials and home improvement retailer proudly serving Bancroft and the surrounding area for more than 48 years.

Wilson Timber Mart is a building materials retailer proudly serving the Bancroft and surrounding area for more than 48 years. We offer a wide range of building materials combined with a friendly and knowledgeable team. We are looking for a courteous individual with a strong work ethic to join our team as a Driver/Yard Associate.

Responsibilities:

  • Comply with applicable legislation, including safe operation, carriage of goods, drivers’ hours of service, occupational health and safety, transportation of dangerous goods, and weights and dimensions
  • Maintain accurate and complete records associated with the dispatch of vehicles including daily inspection logs
  • Perform pre-trip, in-route, and post-trip inspections on vehicle and load, ensuring safety and roadworthiness
  • Load and unload materials in a safe manner utilizing boom and forklifts as required
  • Check all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate
  • Oversee cargo handling and secure loads in accordance with established safety requirements
  • Work in a friendly and respectful manner with clients and other team members
  • Ensure any required company liability forms are properly completed prior to performing activity (driving on lawns, asphalt, etc.)
  • Communicate with management team regarding travel plan and promptly provide feedback to management regarding customer problems or delivery problems
  • Complete all necessary paperwork at the end of the shift, including daily logs, inspection logs, delivery receipts, vehicle inspection, and hours of service, following applicable provincial and federal regulations
  • Clean and make minor repairs to maintain the fleet and immediately report and vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills

  • Candidate must have a clean driver’s abstract and a valid DZ license
  • Should have the ability to lift up to 60 lbs,
  • License and experience operating a truck mounted boom is an asset, but training will be provided
  • License and experience operating a forklift is an asset, but training will be provided
  • Previous building material background is an asset

Please send resumes to cmcclelland@loyalistcollege.com