Truck Driver in Saint-Bonaventure at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 4/8/2021

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Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

À titre de camionneur, classe A, vous conduirez principalement des remorques de vrac, planchers mobiles et des remorques à plateau à destination de nos clients. Le camionneur sera responsable de la manutention sécurité et efficacité de nos différents terreaux, compost et substrats en vrac et en sacs. Entre autres, vous êtes responsable de la bonne image de la compagnie auprès de nos clients et vous avez à compléter les documents de livraison ou de transport tout en vous assurant de l’exactitude des documents. Vous pourrez aussi être appelé à utiliser une pelle mécanique, une chargeuse frontale ou un chariot élévateur pour le chargement de camions.

Si vous possédez les qualifications suivantes, vous êtes la personne que nous recherchons :

  • Posséder un permis de classe A ou classe 1 (Québec) valide;
  • Avoir plus de 8 ans d’expérience à des tâches connexes, sera préférable;
  • Posséder un bon dossier de conduite (points/accidents);
  • Avoir une conduite éco énergétique;
  • Avoir une expérience au niveau du service à la clientèle et de la livraison;
  • Avoir une bonne connaissance géographique des routes de l’Ontario et du Québec;
  • Avoir une bonne connaissance de la mécanique générale;
  • Habileté à communiquer et à développer des relations avec les clients;
  • Être autonome et habile dans la conduite sous différentes conditions météorologiques;
  • Habileté à conduire des équipements lourds, un atout.

Vous devez être disponible de jour et de soir. Les heures de travail sont de 60-70 heures par semaine et les courts voyages font en sorte que vous serez de retour à la maison tous les soirs.

Statut de l’emploi : Temps plein

Horaire de travail : 60-70 heures par semaine

Quart de travail : Jour, Soir

As a Truck Driver – Class A, you will drive mostly bulk, moving floor and flatbed trailers to deliver products to our clients.  The Truck Driver will be responsible for safe and effective handling of our different soils, composts and substrates (bulk and bags). Amongst other things, you will be responsible for maintaining the company’s good image with the clients and complete the required shipping/transportation documents while verifying the accuracy of the documents. You could also may be asked to operate an excavator, front-end loader and forklift truck to load the trucks.

If you have the following qualifications, you are the person we are looking for!

  • Valid Class A driver’s license or Class 1 (Quebec);
  • More than 8 years of experience to related tasks, is preferred;
  • Good driving record (points/accidents);
  • Have an energy efficient approach;
  • Significant experience in customer service and deliveries;
  • Good geographical knowledge of Ontario and Quebec roads;
  • Good knowledge of general mechanics;
  • Ability to communicate and build relationships with customers;
  • Be autonomous and able to drive in a variety of weather conditions;
  • Have the ability to drive heavy equipment, an asset.

You must be available during the day and evening. The hours are approximately 60 to 70 hours per week, and the short trips will allow you to go back home every night.

Job status : Full-time

Work schedule : 60-70 hours per week

Work shifts: Day, evening


Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Scotts MiracleGro by accessing our Talent Network: SMG Talent Network

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Scotts, Miracle-Gro, TomCat, Ortho, RoundUp, Bonnie Plants, Osmocote, Earthgro and Fafard.

Scotts is an EEO Employer.

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