Class 1 Logging Truck Driver


Canada Cartage is seeking experienced Class 1 Logging Drivers to join their team. These logging positions are based in Cochrane, Alberta and service Southern Alberta and the greater Calgary area.

Please note this is a relocation opportunity for a role based in Cochrane, AB. Relocation assistance to Cochrane or Calgary may be provided to the successful applicant. Cochrane is a vibrant town located just 35 minutes from downtown Calgary, with direct access to Highway 1A and Highway 22. The town is a great compromise for those seeking adventure or serenity in the mountains with the convenience of big city amenities.

Why work for Canada Cartage?

  • We offer a competitive hourly rate potential to earn up to $90,000/year
  • Dedicated Tractor and Trailer
  • New Hire bonus of $2250 (restrictions apply)
  • Safety Bonuses paid out quarterly
  • Top ups paid to guarantee 40 hours per week (restrictions apply)
  • Earn referral bonuses
  • Potential local or highway work during spring break up or due to extenuating circumstances
  • There are opportunities for career advancements through training and development; tankers, LCV, flat deck, etc.
  • $300/yr Uniform allowance & $150/yr Safety Shoe allowance
  • Extended Health, and Dental Benefits & RRSP and Company-Matching Pension Plans
  • Discounted hotels, car rentals, entertainment, gym memberships, phone plans, electronics, home services, cars, etc.
  • Work with a company named Canada's Best Employer 2018 in Transportation & Logistics by Forbes


We are looking for drivers who:

  • Operate smart, operate safely, and respect their equipment
  • Are willing and able to work the hours logging requires
  • Respect and support their co-workers and their community
  • Understand the importance of pre and post-trip inspections
  • Adhere to Hours of Service regulations
  • Pay attention to cargo securement; use of log wraps
  • Operate two-way radios professionally to call out kmÕs
  • Chain tires as required
  • Complete all other duties as reasonably assigned

Our General Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Must have Logging and/or Off Road driving experience
  • Hold a valid Class 1 license
  • Must provide a Clean 5 year Commercial Drivers abstract (restrictions apply)
  • Must be able to drive manual transmission
  • Must be willing to chain up as needed
  • Must pass a criminal background check
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted


If you meet the above qualification, please respond to this job posting and attach your current resume and/or Commercial Driver Abstract. We would like to thank all those expressing an interest in this position; however only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Posted: February 15, 2020
Job ID: 64742
Location: Canada Cartage - Cochrane, Alberta (AB)
Driver Type: Solo
Truck Type: Flatbed
Job Type: N/A

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