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Papason Trucking is a specialized refrigerated transportation company. We have been experiencing a phenomenal growth period, partly thanks to our investment in the only fully cold chain compliant warehouse in Northern BC. We are growing and are looking for ambitious and motivated professionals to join our team.

Become a part of a dedicated and growing team that values efficiency, safety, productivity, and customer success!

Current Openings

Warehouse associate

Warehouse Associate Job Description:

As a warehouse associate, you will be at the center of our logistics chain.

  • Loading and unloading inbound and outbound freight.
  • Managing multiple deliverables for customers and drivers.
  • Organizing and packing freight efficiently.
  • Document and track shipping departure and arrival times.
  • Finalizing and signing off on all loads.
  • Follow organizational standards – ensure your environment is safe for you and others.
  • Comply with regulations and procedures to align with quality service standards.
  • Communicate clearly and efficiently with your supervisors and teammates.
  • Properly use and maintain warehouse equipment and vehicles.

Warehouse Associate Requirements and Qualifications 

  • 18 years of age or older 
  • High school diploma or equivalent – preferred 
  • English speaking
  • Valid driver’s license – required 
  • Valid and current forklift certification – preferred 
  • Previous warehouse/general labor experience (4-5 years preferred) 
  • Capable of lifting to 50 pounds 
  • Comfortable standing for lengths of time, good stamina 
  • Ability to push, pull, twist, and reach for day-to-day activities 
  • Unafraid of heights 
  • Time management skills and efficiency in a fast-paced environment 
  • Dependable and reliable, easy to communicate with 
  • Experience operating manual and power pallet jacks – required 
  • Available to work overtime when needed may be asked to work holidays as well
  • Comfortable working in adverse climate conditions.

This job will require the use of forklifts and powered pallet movers. A valid Forklift ticket is required.

 

Primary work Location

  • Kelowna

Compensation

The successful applicant will be offered a competitive hourly wage based on their experience.

As a growing company we are proud to offer our team members growth opportunities beyond their current roles – if you have the desire – we will work with you to get there.

Other benefits

After completing the probation period of 90 days. You will be eligible for:

Group benefits

Proud to offer team members benefits to assist them in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and to support them in times of personal and family illness or injury.

If this is a job that sounds like it could be a good fit for you, please include a brief cover letter with your resume.

Class 1 driver

Class 1 Driver Job Description:

As a class 1 Driver,

  • Operate company’s new fully refrigerated trucks to transport materials from one site to another.
  • Perform pre/post trip daily inspections.
  • Verifying material loading and ensuring that they do not exceed weight restrictions.
  • Plan a trip and obtain required documentation to transport goods
  • Follow all procedures to ensure a safe work environment
  • Promptly report any accidents, injuries, or mechanical faults to management.
  • Perform basic emergency roadside repairs, if required
  • Communicate with dispatcher to organize routing and delivery schedules.
  • Accurately record truck information, hours of service, distance traveled, and fuel consumption.
  • Follow organizational standards – ensure your environment is safe for you and others.
  • Comply with regulations and procedures to align with quality service standards.
  • Communicate clearly and efficiently with your supervisors and teammates.
  • Properly use and maintain warehouse equipment and vehicles.

Class 1 Driver Requirements and Qualifications 

  • 18 years of age or older 
  • High school diploma or equivalent – preferred 
  • English speaking
  • Valid driver’s license – required 
  • Previous experience is a must. (2-3 years preferred) 
  • Capable of lifting to 50 pounds 
  • Ability to push, pull, twist, and reach for day-to-day activities 
  • Dependable and reliable, easy to communicate with 
  • Available to work overtime when needed may be asked to work holidays as well
  • Comfortable working in adverse climate conditions.

Submission of your Driver abstract with current and valid certifications, Resume for consideration.

Hours of work

We aim to provide our drivers with consistent scheduling and some shift work will be required.

Compensation

The successful applicant will be offered a competitive hourly wage based on their experience.

Pay based on mileage upon completion of a 3-months probationary period.

Base mileage rate:

  • 54 cents/mile

Incentive mileage rate:

  • 3 cents/mile
  • If all targets are met – all miles for a period will be paid at our incentive rate.
  • Based on holistic attributes of our drivers which include safety, customer service, and behavior.
  • All targets are clearly communicated to our team members.

Overtime miles

  • If overtime is required, mileage will be paid at 1.5 times or 2 times depending on the statutory requirements.
  • Our philosophy is to ensure that our team members are meeting customer needs, without the need to overwork.

As a growing company we are proud to offer our team members growth opportunities beyond their current roles – if you have the desire – we will work with you to get there.

Other benefits

After completing the probation period of 90 days. You will be eligible for:

Group benefits

Proud to offer team members benefits to assist them in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and to support them in times of personal and family illness or injury.

If this is a job that sounds like it could be a good fit for you, please include a brief cover letter with your resume.C

Class 1 WORKLOAD driver

Class 1 Workload Driver Job Description:

As a class 1 Driver,

  • Loads required product into the truck.
  • Deliver Multiple loads daily.
  • Operate company’s new fully refrigerated trucks to transport materials from one site to another.
  • Perform pre/post trip daily inspections.
  • Verifying material loading and ensuring that they do not exceed weight restrictions.
  • Plan a trip and obtain required documentation to transport goods
  • Follow all procedures to ensure a safe work environment
  • Promptly report any accidents, injuries, or mechanical faults to management.
  • Perform basic emergency roadside repairs, if required
  • Communicate with dispatcher to organize routing and delivery schedules.
  • Accurately record truck information, hours of service, distance traveled, and fuel consumption.
  • Follow organizational standards – ensure your environment is safe for you and others.
  • Comply with regulations and procedures to align with quality service standards.
  • Communicate clearly and efficiently with your supervisors and teammates.
  • Properly use and maintain warehouse equipment and vehicles.

Requirements and Qualifications 

  • 18 years of age or older 
  • High school diploma or equivalent – preferred 
  • English speaking
  • Valid driver’s license – required 
  • Previous experience is a must. (2-3 years preferred) 
  • Capable of lifting
  • Loader Experience required
  • Ability to push, pull, twist, and reach for day-to-day activities 
  • Dependable and reliable, easy to communicate with 
  • Available to work overtime when needed may be asked to work holidays as well
  • Comfortable working in adverse climate conditions.

Submission of your Driver abstract with current and valid certifications, Resume for consideration.

Primary work Location

  • Kelowna

Hours of work

We aim to provide our drivers with consistent scheduling and some shift work will be required.

Compensation

The successful applicant will be offered a competitive hourly wage based on their experience.

Pay based on mileage upon completion of a 3-months probationary period.

Base mileage rate:

  • 54 cents/mile

Incentive mileage rate:

  • 3 cents/mile
  • If all targets are met – all miles for a period will be paid at our incentive rate.
  • Based on holistic attributes of our drivers which include safety, customer service, and behavior.
  • All targets are clearly communicated to our team members.

Overtime miles

  • If overtime is required, mileage will be paid at 1.5 times or 2 times depending on the statutory requirements.
  • Our philosophy is to ensure that our team members are meeting customer needs, without the need to overwork.

As a growing company we are proud to offer our team members growth opportunities beyond their current roles – if you have the desire – we will work with you to get there.

Other benefits

After completing the probation period of 90 days. You will be eligible for:

Group benefits

Proud to offer team members benefits to assist them in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and to support them in times of personal and family illness or injury.

If this is a job that sounds like it could be a good fit for you, please include a brief cover letter with your resume.

If you feel like you'd be a great fit, please submit your resume and we'll be in touch!