PT AZ Truck Driver - FS PARTNERS - Ayr, ON

FS PARTNERS, a division of GROWMARK, Inc., is a great company to work for, large enough to offer solid career opportunities and great benefits, but with a friendly, personal feel.

At FS PARTNERS, we specialize in agronomy, energy products and grain marketing. We are driven to deliver innovative solutions to help improve the profitability of our customers and farmer owners.

 

WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

 

  • Operates all assigned vehicles, single or tandem axle configuration, forklifts, etc. in accordance with established safety standards and proper vehicle operation techniques. 
  • Performs and records daily safety checks of assigned vehicle(s) and associated equipment by conducting pre-trip inspections such as checking fuel and oil levels, inspecting tires, lights, and brakes. Follows the preventative maintenance program and keeps truck clean to maintain professional appearance.
  • Loads and unloads containers, pallets, or materials and products safely on trucks, trailers, or railcars by hand or by forklift truck. When loading, ensures loads are evenly balanced and distributed from the front of the trailer to the back and from side to side, as well checks axle weights and maintains them in accordance with the Ministry of Transportation regulations.
  • Ensures that all deliveries and pickups are made in accordance with time schedules and performs duties in a manner that promotes superior customer service and professionalism within the company and the industry.
  • Ensures that all associated documentation, such as bill of ladings, delivery slips, invoices are completed accurately and returned to the branch location at the end of the day in order to ensure timely receiving and payment of invoices.
  • Completes the necessary paperwork including accurate logbooks, records of cargo and any other assigned record-keeping duties on a daily basis.

 

 

WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE

 

  • Must possess a valid class AZ license, a driving abstract that represents a history of safe operation, as well as the ability to maintain insurability
  • A strong mechanical aptitude with ability to problem solve
  • Demonstrate ability to read maps, work orders, follow specific delivery directions and instructions
  • Must have experience driving off-road
  • Availability on weekends and after 4pm on weekdays

 

Working Conditions:

 

Mostly outdoors and behind the wheel of a truck.  Physical activity includes operating, loading/unloading equipment, inspecting vehicles and equipment, walking, climbing, occasionally in awkward positions, in an environment which may be characterized by changes in temperature.  Working occasional irregular hours as needed; may include overtime, evenings, weekends, statutory holidays and to work extended hours as business conditions warrant.

 

WHAT WE BRING TO THE TABLE

 

  • We value relationships and people first and foremost.
  • We are a company that gives back to the community.
  • We emphasize sustainability practices and stewardship of our resources.
  • We provide access to in-house training and leadership development opportunities.
  • We ensure that employee health and wellness matters to us!
  • Paid overtime, when needed.

 

WHAT YOU DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT US

 

  • FS PARTNERS is a retail division of GROWMARK, INC. serves local producers across Central and Southern Ontario. We provide leading-edge agronomic products & solutions, including precision ag services delivered by a skilled team of professionals.
  • Our average full-time tenure is 12 years, with 20% of our full-timers having more than 25 years of service.
     

We are an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment process. Employment may be contingent upon receipt of an acceptable and job-related background check, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.


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