CDL Drivers

Loblaw Companies Ltd

Posted: Aug 20, 2021

Open Position

Job Description

LOBLAWS Inc. is seeking professional, career oriented, CDL Drivers (Commercial Drivers’ License) with a minimum of two years of experience for scheduled services lanes from Calgary, Alberta to the USA.

Drivers are responsible for transporting product by road to and from Vendors/Shippers, retail locations and distribution centers to and from the USA (eg. CA, TX, AZ).

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Delivering trailers of product to assigned destinations.
  • Pre and Post-trip inspection of truck and trailer.
  • Connection and dis-connection of truck and trailer.
  • Fueling and proper care of truck.
  • Assist with unloading truck where required.
  • Maintain care and control of equipment and load.

We Offer

Successful candidates will be eligible for:

  • Flexible health, dental and drug programs.
  • DC pension plan.
  • Company discount card.
  • GRRSP with beneficial management fees.
  • Company provided clothing and safety footwear.
  • Quarterly safety bonus
  • Fantastic working conditions.


Job Related & Physical Requirements:

  • Hold a current valid Commercial Driver’s License meeting the requirements of 49 C.F.R. Part 383.
  • Expected to be able to drive the regulated hours of service in compliance with both Canada and the USA Hours of Service regulations.
  • 2 years of experience with 53-foot trailers.
  • Ability to perform up to one hour of crouching or bending to perform pre- and post-trip inspections in external conditions.
  • Manual dexterity in order to pull pins, unhook airlines, etc.
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds of weight.
  • Ability to stand, walk and move product for up to 1 hour.

Other Requirements:

  • Canadian citizen with a current valid Canadian passport or Canadian permanent resident with a current valid permanent resident card.  The Canadian permanent resident must be from a country that participates in the Visa Waiver Program and must have a current valid passport of their home country.
  • Must be eligible for admission to the USA (i.e. clear criminal background check, clear drug and alcohol record or other grounds under section 212 of the Immigration and Naturalization Act).
  • Compliance with Company Drug and Alcohol Policy, requiring pre-employment and random tests throughout employment.
  • Holder of a Free and Secure Trade (FAST) card or eligible to obtain a FAST card.
  • Mountain driving experience is a must
  • Clear driving record and abstract.
  • The ability to communicate in English, spoken and written.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Provide employment history and references upon request.

How to Apply

Qualifying candidates please send resumes to

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