Short-Haul Fuel Transport Driver
Air North, Yukon's Airline/Chieftain Energy

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Posted: 09-17-2020

Closes: Until filled


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Employment Opportunity
Chieftain Energy - Short-Haul Fuel Transport Driver

Competition#: 4N20-047
Wage: $28.50 per hour or commensurate with experience
Hours of Work: Full-Time (35-40 hours per week)
Duration: Permanent
Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Closing Date: Until filled

The partners of Chieftain are excited and committed to powering Yukon's future and operating in business that enhances the lives of Yukoners, enriches the lives of its employees and shareholders and above all else delivers a competitive product to its customers. As an Air North employee via Chieftain you will be offered a top-tier benefits package that includes competitive salaries, extended health and dental, Group RRSP plans and extensive travel perks with various carriers hosted through MyID Travel.

As a Short-haul Fuel Transport Driver ("Driver"), you will be responsible for operating transport trucks and trailers. Your role will be to obtain fuel from suppliers and delivering it direct-to-customers while ensuring the highest level of safety is met or exceeded. Deliveries could be home heating, bulk fuel to mines or fuel stations. Some over-night or multi-day trips are necessary throughout Yukon and NWT.

Would you describe yourself as having:
· A great work ethic and willingness to drive to all supplier and customer locations
· A willingness to work away from home including occasional overnights in truck sleepers
· A calm demeanor with a positive and proactive approach to problem-solving
· A passion for providing superior customer service

Key responsibilities include:
· Delivering product in a safe and efficient manner
· Transporting hazardous product or dangerous goods in compliance with internal and external laws, regulations, procedures, and policies
· Representing Chieftain in a manner that reflects the Company's values for safety, professionalism and environmental stewardship

Qualifications/Conditions of Employment:
· Class 1 or 3 Driver's License (preference will be given to those with a class 1)
· Minimum 2 years professional experience as a short-haul fuel driver
· Tri-quad and super B experience an asset
· Transportation of Dangerous Goods experience
· First Aid is considered an asset
· Experience with maintaining a driver log book, bills of lading, inspection reports, accident or incident reports, and dangerous goods occurrence reports
· Preference will be given to applicants with experience off-road & knowledge of mining areas
· Knowledge of transportation and logistics with an emphasis on the North is an asset
· Must be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or show proof of right to work in Canada

How to Apply:
Quoting competition #4N20-047, please submit your resume and cover letter to the
Human Resources Department.

In Person: Air North Office, 150 Condor Road, Whitehorse, Yukon

Air North, Yukon's Airline is committed to employment equity, and has been serving Yukoners for over 40 years. We offer competitive wages, an attractive benefits package including great travel perks, and an enriching work environment for our 500+ employees.

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position. Due to the substantial volume of applications we receive, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants must clearly indicate that they meet the minimum qualifications to be considered for a position.


Positions open: 1
Hours per Week: Full-Time (35-40 hours per week)
Wage: $28.50 per hour or commensurate with experience

Full Time Permanent

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter

Apply to: Human Resources
In Person:
Air North Office, 150 Condor Road, Whitehorse, Yukon