Class 1 Logging Drivers Needed

Driver Cochrane, AB


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.

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