Fuel Delivery Driver (New Sign-on Bonus)
in Kentville, NS

Kentville, NS
Full-time - Permanent
Experienced
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Competition Number: R118971
Job Title
Fuel Delivery Driver (New Sign-on Bonus)
Who are we?
Founded in 1924, Irving Oil is a family-owned international refining and marketing company with a history of long-term partnerships and relationships. With operations throughout Eastern Canada, New England and Ireland we focus on delivering quality products and exceptional service to our customers and our communities. Every day, we strive to put our good energy in action to bring families together, support the environment and local wildlife, and to create learning opportunities that empower the next generation.
Here's what you can expect from us:
When you're a part of our team, you'll see how we bring good energy to all that we do. At Irving Oil, we strive for a work environment where each of us feels we belong, can bring our whole selves to work, and where we treat our fellow employees with kindness and respect. Together, we will support our corporate strategy, high standards and the communities where we live and work. Our collaborative approach, safety-first culture and commitment to building resilient teams helps reinforce our internal brand position where People Matter. That's why we're dedicated to investing in our employees' potential, so that they can reach their career goals.
Job Description
What you can expect in a typical day:
We have an exciting opportunity for a safety focused individual looking to provide a meaningful and essential service to our Irving Energy customers. The Fuel Delivery Truck Driver works with our Dispatch team to deliver product safely to our residential and commercial customers. While adhering to all DOT regulations and procedures, this safety focused individual will plan daily routes, load the fuel truck and complete pre and post trip inspections. Other duties are required including completion of daily shift reports and any other required paperwork.
What we offer:
  • New competitive starting pay
  • A safety-first culture
  • Competitive pension plan
  • Contributions to a flexible benefits plan and Health Spending Account
  • Annual Fitness and PPE Allowance
  • Local routes to keep you close to home

Your roles and responsibilities:
  • Must be able to work days or nights based on operational requirements.
  • Drive Fuel Transport Trucks (single axle, dual axle, and bobtail) safely and efficiently, adhering to all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations and procedures to deliver product to residential and commercial customers. Meet or exceed Driver Performance targets on Speed Management, Product Handling Incidents, etc.
  • Review and plan daily route. Load truck with required product while adhering to all safety policies and procedures at loading site/bulk plant. Maintain strong working relationship with Dispatch team to constructively adjust and manage plan to build efficiencies into route and delivery order.
  • Complete pre-trip and post-trip inspections to ensure truck is performing to required standards. Identify opportunities to handle minor mechanical issues.
  • Maintain accurate processes and paperwork to ensure proper workflow and billing information. Manage Bill of Sales, Declining Balance, Tickets, etc.
  • Follow all loading and off-loading procedures & processes at terminals and customer sites.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with current customers and services to ensure flawless customer servicing and achieve customer satisfaction scores. Follows up appropriately and seeks opportunities to gain new customers.
  • Ensure and maintain safe working environment according to safety policies and procedures including Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG). Report all hazards, unsafe situations (sites), required repairs (equipment), and incidents (injuries, spills, property damage, etc.)
  • Support team, business, and brand by taking additional workflow when available, remaining current on company information, and maintaining high personal and truck appearance standards. Prepare truck at end of day for truck partner.

Professional skills:
  • Basic mathematical skills are necessary
  • Attention to detail and strong customer service skills are necessary
  • Strong safety focus required
  • Very physical work

Education and experience
  • An active class 1, class 2 or class 3 driver's license with airbrakes required
  • Minimum 2 years professional driving experience required
  • High school diploma or G.E.D. required
  • Previous experience with liquid loads is considered an asset

Irving Oil supports a diverse and inclusive work environment and welcomes applications from all qualified applicants.
Job Requirements - Work Experience
Delivery Driver
Job Requirements - Education
Diploma/High School Equivalent
Location
Kentville, NS
Company Website: http://www.irvingoil.com/
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