Job Description

Driver Trainer

Our client is seeking a Driver Trainer who will be responsible for managing all departmental functions in relation to Driver Training. The ideal candidate is a proven trainer, with strong driving and classroom skills.


– Reports to Safety and Compliance Manager

– Works with Driver Recruiter and 2 clerks

– Training of drivers (new and current) on all transportation laws, regulations and safety

– Training of drivers on company policies, procedures and documentation

– Actively participate in the pre-screening and selection of new drivers

– Conduct all road tests with new drivers

– Conduct in-vehicle training (new and current drivers) addressing regulations and safety procedures, as well as addressing equipment and technology usage

– Ensure ongoing safe operation and utilization of all fleet equipment

– Monitor driver performance and follow-up training (both classroom and in-vehicle)

– Preparation and set-up of classroom training

– Delivery of course materials

– Evaluate and monitor participant engagement

– Prepare and submit reports of training results

– Review results with applicants and complete documentation

– Apply best practices to course materials for future trainings

– Develop and implement corrective action to address process and/or team member performance gaps

– Assist other members of Safety & Compliance department as needed


– Minimum of 10 years of experience in the transport industry

– Experience within a similar role as a driver trainer

– Experience in conducting in-classroom training

– Able to synthesize rules and regulations into company policies and create pertaining programs

– Most possess a Cl. 1 license, as well as Cl. 1 driver experience (US/cross-border preferred)

– Impeccable driving record

– Fluently bilingual

– Strong written and verbal communication, planning and training skills

– Proficient in Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint

– Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

– Able to travel when required

– Experience with driver performance monitoring software is an asset

– Fluently bilingual


Contact Details

Interested? Send your CV to [email protected]