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Flatbed Owner Operator to run to the U.S. and Canada Lanes Must have 12 months of Flatbed experience (strapping, tarping, securement, etc) Drive forward with us behind you. From a single truckload of potatoes in the 1950s to a fleet of thousands, Day & Ross has become one of the largest transportation companies in Canada. With more than 8,000 employees, drivers, and owner operators, we’re a major player in cross-border and LTL/TL transportation, offering a diverse portfolio of transport and logistics solutions across North America.   For over a decade, we’ve been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and we were named a Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation in 2018 and 2019. Our industry recognition is a testament to the family values we share with our parent company, McCain Foods Limited.   We offer consistent miles, low cost of insurance and a driver-friendly environment. While you’re on the road, you’re supported by a team of staff who have your back, from dispatch to maintenance.   About the Role Position: Flatbed Owner Operator Type: Full-time Location: St. John's, NL   Position Details Flatbed Owner Operator to run Canada/US lanes Mainly customer-to-customer pick-up and delivery (very limited terminal deliveries/pickups) Your Skills & Experience Complete knowledge and understanding of securing a flatbed trailer Accurate and timely e-log maintenance Pre-trip inspection of tractor trailer for all trips Customer service focusedExcellent driving skills with a focus on attentive and defensive driving Must have a safety-first mindset and be self-motivated   Our Requirements: Minimum 12 months verifiable flatbed experience (driving, strapping, tarping, securement, etc.) Possess heavy vehicle driver license (Class 1 license) Possess a FAST card or proof of application Provide required equipment list (e.g. approved straps, tarps, etc.) Must be able to communication in English - written and verbal Legally authorized to work in Canada Satisfactory criminal record check (not older than three months) Report any incidents of safety violation or security breaches At least one season winter driving experience Successful completion of a DOT drug test Successful completion of practical evaluation of Cargo Securement Road test by a Day & Ross approved third-party driving school Satisfactory driver’s abstract (not older than 30 days), including no DUI violations in the past five  years; no over-the-road preventable accidents (yard accidents will be reviewed); not more than two  moving violations in the past two years; no “defensive driving infractions” as outlined in onboarding document   Benefits: Consistent miles and revenue Low insurance cost Moose bumpers purchasing program Spousal and dependent health benefits Dedicated Broker Services or Broker Health Representative Pet policy Downtime Insurance Program Motor Vehicle Inspection (MVI) reimbursement Passenger policy Advantage 1 - special pricing for parts and maintenance   Please note that the successful candidate will be asked to provide reference and criminal background checks prior to employment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.   As a federally regulated employer, Day & Ross fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.
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