Job: Class 1A Truck Driver – Lanigan

Class 1A Truck Driver – Lanigan

Location

Lanigan, SK.

Job Information

 

Professional Truck Driver Position

Position: Professional Truck Driver – Lanigan | Seasonal – Full Time (April – June, 2019).

This position will mainly involve the transport of dry and liquid fertilizer to Blair’s retail locations and customers. This position has the opportunity to convert into a permanent, full-time position based on industry demand come end of June 2019.

 

About Blair’s

Since 1948, Blair’s has been proudly serving the agricultural business needs of farmers in Saskatchewan. We are an integrated agriculture retail company with a proud tradition of providing leading edge crop nutrition and crop protection solutions for our customers. In addition to the crop inputs business, we also offer professional agronomic consulting services, animal nutrition, livestock genetics, transportation logistics and real estate development. Our vision is to be the leader in providing innovative crop, livestock and land management solutions to help producers be more sustainable and profitable.

Blair’s is a fourth generation family company owned by Kevin Blair and Darren Blair. Our agriculture retail locations are currently located in the communities of Lanigan, Nokomis, Watrous, Liberty, McLean, Lipton, Strongfield, Rosthern and Yorkton.

 

Our Business

We offer an extensive line of crop protection and nutrition products – seed, herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, inoculants, fertilizers, and micronutrients. In addition to our extensive range of products we also offer custom application services, agronomic consulting services, animal nutrition products and the most knowledgeable and dedicated people in the agriculture business.

 

Seasonal Truck Driver Position

This position is responsible for operating trucks to deliver product to Blair’s retail locations and customers. Key roles and responsibilities include:

  1. Operate a truck to deliver fertilizer products to Blair’s retail locations and customers in accordance with expected safety behaviours, road rules and regulations. Training will be provided.
  2. Deliver product to customers based on orders received.
  3. Maintain logs of shipments for regulatory and sales management requirements.
  4. Communicate with Blair’s Lanigan Location Manager to ensure timely, efficient and safe delivery of agricultural products.
  5. Perform maintenance and minor repairs to truck.
  6. Perform other related duties as required.

 

Position Requirements

A valid Class 1A Driver’s License, a positive attitude, the ability to be flexible and work extended hours and a commitment to safety in the workplace are all requirements of this position.

 

Compensation and Benefits

Blair’s provides a competitive compensation package and an exciting work environment. Blair’s is committed to the safety and personal development of all our employees and provides training opportunities as part of our engaging workplace.

 

For further information, please contact:

Darren Blair

Location Manager – Lanigan

Blair’s Family of Companies

darren@blairs.ag

Phone: (306) 365-3150

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