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AZ Truck Driver


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Job Title: AZ Truck Driver
Location: Denfield, ON, Central Canada, Canada
Company: Parrish & Heimbecker
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Input Retail, Cooperative and Related Crop Services
Career Type: Transportation/Truck Driver
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Join a team that shares your passion and enthusiasm for Canadian feed! New-Life Mills, a division of Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited (P&H), has an opportunity for a self-motivated individual to bring their skills and experience to a fast-paced environment in the role of AZ Truck Driver based in Denfield, Ontario.

 

Make a Difference

This position gives you the ability to play a key role in Canada’s dynamic feed industry while maintaining a healthy and fulfilling work/life balance.

 

Work and grow with a family-owned company.

New-Life Mills is an exciting place to develop and grow a career in agriculture and agricultural processing, supporting Canadian producers of poultry and livestock as well as producers who grow and sell their crops to global markets. Part of a family-owned Canadian company with deep roots in grain trading, flour milling, animal feed production and live animal management, New-Life Mills has been serving the needs of livestock and poultry producers for more than 50 years. 

 

P&H’s roots go back over 110 years, and we have always been a Canadian, family-owned and managed agri-business. Our corporate culture values are family values; honesty and integrity with a focus on listening and continuous learning. Like family, we support our staff to always do better.

 

Skills and experience for the next step in your career.

Our team of professional drivers are responsible for the safe and efficient delivery of our finished feed products to customer farm locations in Ontario. You are part of a delivery team who work on a rotating master schedule, promoting work life balance.  The successful candidates will work in cooperation with plant dispatchers to ensure on-time delivery to meet customer expectations. Drivers will assist in identifying maintenance concerns with vehicles in the fleet. Delivery personnel must possess a valid AZ Ontario drivers’ license and a clean driving abstract. A working knowledge of good manufacturing practices and HACCP principles will aid in completion of necessary traceability documentation. Preference given to drivers with agricultural experience. 

 

** Hourly rate $26.49/hr ; starting wage 80% of the full rate

 

Your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Must record an accurate log book, experience using an electronic logging device is an asset
  • Able to load and unload trucks and deliver bulk and bagged products to customers and our various locations
  • Must be familiar with Hours of Service Legislation
  • Must be able to climb trucks in order to load and unload products (using appropriate safety equipment)
  • An understanding & working knowledge of quality control practices and procedures as per HACCP and GMP regulations, and capable of preparing reports and quality control records
  • Must be prepared to meet the public and conduct themselves in a friendly and courteous manner
  • Will be scheduled to work staggered start times and afternoon shifts, including some Saturdays or Sundays
  • Must abide by and observe all safety procedures and company policies
  • Assist in identifying service requirements of vehicles in the fleet
  • Haul back of raw ingredients to the facility (safely loading at vendor locations)

 

The successful candidate should enter the position with the following qualifications:

  • High School diploma is required 
  • The successful candidate must be in possession of an Ontario Class A-Z license in good standing with a clean driving abstract
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years driving experience (with AZ license)
  • Industrious and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Able to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Deliver experience in agriculture is an asset.

 

We thank all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

New-Life Mills, a division of Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited, is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that is reflective of Canadian society. As a result, New-Life Mills is an equal opportunity employer and is in compliance with the Employment Equity Act. We welcome applications from men, women, aboriginal people, people with disabilities, and members of visible minorities. Accommodations in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

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Job Post Date: 09/16/20
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