Class 1 Logging Truck Driver

Driver Cochrane, AB


Canada Cartage is seeking experienced Class 1 Logging Truck Drivers to join their team. This posting is based out in Cochrane, Alberta and service Southern Alberta and the Greater Calgary area.

Why work for Canada Cartage?

  • We offer a competitive hourly rate
  • Dedicated Tractor and Trailer

  • Safety Bonuses paid out quarterly(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 

  • Chain tires as required

  • Complete all other duties as reasonably assigned


  • Monday to Friday (occasional Saturdays)
  • Start Time - Varies

Job Qualifications:

  • Must have at least 1 year Logging and/or Off Road driving experience

  • Hold a valid Class 1 license

  • Must provide a Clean 5 year Commercial Drivers abstract (no more than 3 demerits and 3 negative events)

  • 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 qualifications, please respond to this job posting by attaching 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.

Committed to employment equity, Canada Cartage Systems LP encourages applications from Aboriginal people, members of visible minority groups and women.