Job Description

Are you looking for an employer that really values their employees? Do you enjoy mentoring drivers? If so, we are searching for a Driver Trainer to join our team.


Responsible for all required training and orientation of new and current drivers for both the Montreal and Quebec terminal.

• Road testing of prospective drivers and current drivers for refresher training and evaluation. Provide input to supervisor i.e., hiring.

• Orientations of new drivers.

• On-going training of current drivers.

• Responsible to check drivers licenses semi-annually or within expiration of a license via SAAQ drivers abstract.

• Conduct safety meetings in both French and English as required.

• Driver training: plan and research selected topics according to driver meeting schedule set out by supervisor. Ensure attendance is recorded.

• Assist in interviewing and screening prospective drivers and brokers with Supervisor or the Human Resources department.

• Assist in log auditing, maintenance driver files and update Truckright.

• Ensure supply of new driver material is adequate. Assemble when required.

• Maintain and update driver manuals. (Revision updates).

• Assist in Compliance of Company Policies and FederalProvincial Regulations regarding drivers. (Up to written warnings).

• Replace Driver Supervisor on Health & Safety Committee when necessary.

• All other duties as required


• Minimum (3) three years of experience as a driver (local or long distance) and an additional (1) one year of experience in a supervisor position or similar duties.

• Candidate will have a valid AZ license and a general understanding of transportation laws both in Canada and USA.

• Strong geographical knowledge of Montreal and surroundings.

• Excellent people skills while dealing with drivers on a regular basis.

• Ensure smooth flow of communication, directions and paper flow.

• Good keyboard skills, accuracy, knowledge of shipping documents, organizational skills.

• Computer literate (AS400, Microsoft Office, Truckmate).

• Resourceful and capable of multi-tasking.

• Bilingual (written, spoken).