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 $0.50/mile.
  • Pay for picks, drops, layovers, delays, and border crossings
  • A health benefits package after three months
  • Vacation pay of 4%
  • Late-model Kenworth trucks (660s and 680s)

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF AN AGRI-FRESH DRIVER