WORKING WITH US

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Be a true long-haul truck driver averaging trip lengths of 15-25 days.
  • Transport goods and materials to various destinations both nationally and internationally.
  • Oversee all aspects of equipment, loading and unloading, as well as safety and security of the cargo you are transporting.
  • Perform trip inspections of vehicle systems and equipment such as tires, lights, brakes, and cold storage.
  • Monitor equipment performance and mechanical fitness.
  • Obtain and submit documents required to transport cargo on international routes.
  • Record cargo information, distance travelled, fuel consumption, and other information in log books and trip sheets.

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

  • Class 1A driver’s license with two to three years of experience.
  • Eligible for cross-border travel.
  • Able to travel for extended periods: average length of trips are 15-25 days.
  • Able to operate and drive articulated trucks to transport goods and materials.
  • Able to plan travel schedules and routes using maps and other trip planning tools such as GPS.
  • Winter and mountain driving experience preferred.
  • Ability to lift at least 20 lbs.
  • Clear criminal record check.
  • Good driver abstract with no major violations.
  • Clear verbal and written English

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Starting rate per mile is $0.43 with an annual increase over the next four years
  • Pay for picks, drops, layovers, delays, and border crossings
  • Performance bonus, yearly retention bonus, and driver of the month/year recognition
  • A health benefits package after three months
  • Vacation pay of 4%
  • Late model Kenworth trucks (660s and 680s)
  • Passenger and pet policies

JOIN OUR TEAM

WE APPRECIATE OUR DRIVERS!

Driver of the month profile: 

Congratulations to July Driver of the Month: Peter Diezel

Main Truck Driven:  #191
With Agri-Fresh Since:  2017


 

For winning driver of the month, Peter will receive a $50 Flying J Card, as well as recognition in the lobby of Agri-Fresh’s new Lockport office and Website!

What the team is saying:

  • “He submits his paperwork on time and is articulated and professional.” 
  • “Peter is always in a great mood.”
  • “He is easy to deal with and never has issues with his Logs”
  • “Peter has always been perfect whe nit comes to appointments, paperwork, and communication.”
  • “Peter is always willing to work with me when ti comes to planning loads and reloads.”

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF AN AGRI-FRESH DRIVER