G Class Driver - Commercial Oversized Vehicle

  • Burlington, ON, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Who We Are

Chit Chats’ vision is to help Canadians deliver their goods to the world with postage at unbelievable prices. We are a fast-growing entrepreneurial company making a huge impact to Canadian entrepreneurs and businesses. As e-commerce removes borders, we don’t want high Canadian postal rates to be a barrier to world commerce. We aim to remove these physical and price borders to create a seamless, borderless and boundless world of opportunity for Canadians.

Our Values

We’re looking for you if you are at the intersection of being mission-driven, growth-minded and approachable.

Job Description

The Role

We consider the truck you will be driving a “branch on wheels”, and you will be at the helm. We are looking for drivers who are true professionals and strive to continuously look for ways to improve. In this role, you will represent Chit Chats in a highly professional and pleasant manner and set an example for other staff. You will handle company vehicles with care at all times, which means you will conduct inspections, respect your colleagues by cleaning out your vehicle daily, and report issues you come across immediately to management.  You will maintain records with incredible accuracy, and possess a good sense of direction which means you will quickly learn your pick-up areas.


As a Chit Chats driver, you will build rapport with clients and teammates alike. A self starter, you will show up on time, dressed to work and get the job done, because clients and teammates will be relying on you. Whether loading or unloading shipments and skids, processing shipments through the Chit Chats platform, helping in the warehouse or other tasks on the fly, you contribute enthusiastically and with precision because you are committed to our mission.

Responsibilities to Clients

  • Interact with and develop relationships with clients. Point them in the right direction when they have questions.
  • Pick up shipments and deliver to their assigned destination.
  • Represent Chit Chats in a professional and enthusiastic manner.

Responsibilities to Team

  • Operate company vehicles according to company policies.
  • Load and unload shipments according to company policies.
  • Assist in the warehouse when required and provide support to other drivers.
  • Keep up with paperwork and admin. Ie: Vehicle records, gas expense reports.
  • Maintain good vehicle condition. Conduct inspections, keep it clean,adhere to COVID19 policies, and report issues to management as they arise.

Qualifications

  • Possess valid class G license. 
  • Possess a clean driving record (motor vehicle record/CVOR will be required).
  • Minimum 3 years previous commercially insured straight truck driving experience.
  • Must be available Monday to Friday and able to work a flexible 7-9 hour shift, falling between 9 am - 9 pm, and one 4-hour Sunday shift a month.
  • Heavy lifting required with the ability to continuously stand and bend.
  • Competence with pump truck to load and unload shipments.
  • Knowledge of the GTA with ability to follow directions and track routes.
  • Ability to excel in a fast paced environment and demonstrate effective time management.
  • Excellent communication skills with team members and management.
  • Punctual, reliable, full of heart with a positive outlook on life. 
  • Computer and data entry skills required, use driving routes application and Chit Chats interface to complete pick-ups, package acceptance and sortation.
  • Class 1 safety shoes required (green triangle patch).

Nice-to-Haves 

  • DZ License is an asset.
  • Valid Canadian passport.

Additional Information

  • Training (approx 1-2 weeks) will take place in our Pickering warehouse.
  • In the first few months of this role, the start and end location will be Mississauga with a transition to Burlington in early 2021.
  • Role will include dock-to-dock pick up and deliveries of pallets, as well as various client packages/shipments.