Careers

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Have we mentioned that working for Clark Freightways is fulfilling, rewarding, and oftentimes just plain fun?

We may haul over long distances, but we’re a tightly-knit team. We watch each other’s backs and always give a helping hand when needed. And, because we’re a diverse collection of professionals, there’s a vigorous sharing of skills and knowledge.

Because people are our most important asset, we go to great lengths to develop their expertise – then we encourage them to use their knowledge (and creativity!) to satisfy our customers.

We’re always on the lookout for new talent. You show us initiative and we’ll take care of the rest, whether you want to become a driver, do warehouse work, customer service, administration, operations, mechanics, sales – you name it.

Contact us to find out more about joining the best professionals in the industry.


 Current Openings

Administration
Traffic Manager – Coquitlam
Billing Clerk (evening hours – admin not accounting role) – Coquitlam
Operations
Warehouse Worker – Coquitlam
Red Seal Commercial Transportation Mechanic – Coquitlam
 Class 1 Company Line Haul Driver – Prince George
 Class 1 Company Driver/Warehouse Worker – Prince George

Position: Traffic Manager (Full-time)
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • This team member will join a roundtable of executive management peers who are responsible for directing the organization. You will participate in the collaborative building and execution of our Strategic Business Plans with the other department heads: Operations, Business Development, Finance, Accounting, Administration, Human Resources, and Fleet Management.
  • The Traffic Manager’s role is to support the corporate objectives of protecting/improving margins while staying competitive in our pricing. The position’s core functions are the preparation of new account proposals, maintenance of our costing model, review and adjustment of existing agreements, ongoing margin analysis of key accounts, P&L analysis of service lanes and schedules, tracking of competitive trends, ensuring tariffs are current and relevant, and providing pricing/margin input for annual budgeting.
Requirements:
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a similar role preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills in both written and verbal
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and highly analytical
  • Strong knowledge of LTL freight-handling requirements
  • Advanced user of Excel, Word. Some experience with TMS platforms (e.g. TruckMate) an asset
  • Relevant post-secondary professional certification (ie CITT) is an asset
We Offer:
  • A competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Paid time off
  • Paid every two weeks with direct deposit
  • Health, Life, Dental and Disability insurance, EAP and company matched RSP
  • Paid orientation and training
  • Casual dress
  • Company events

Only candidates legally able to work in Canada and selected for an interview will be contacted.

Instructions:
Please apply online at www.indeed.com and quote Traffic Manager 2021-2 to fax 604-472-2136 with your resume and a cover letter addressed to:

Human Resources 

Clark Freightways

35 Burbidge Street

Coquitlam, BC, V3K 5Z2

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Position: Billing (Manifest) Clerk – (administration not accounting position)
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Duties and Responsibilities: 

The primary function of the Outbound Billing Clerk is the accurate transfer of information from waybills, electronic trailer assignment and dispatch of outbound shipments through our Transportation Management System. This position is also responsible for accurate processing of “next day” local shipments as well as audit and verification of incoming driver paperwork. There are day shifts available.

Requirements:
  • Fast and accurate keyboarding skills required
  • A strong attention to detail and ability to multitask essential
  • Good working knowledge of BC geography preferred
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Ability to maintain a positive and flexible approach under pressure
  • Transportation billing experience would be an asset
  • Must have own transportation
We Offer:
  • A competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Paid time off
  • Paid every two weeks with direct deposit
  • Health, Life, Dental and Disability insurance, EAP and company matched RSP
  • Paid orientation and training
  • Casual dress
  • Company events

Only candidates legally able to work in Canada and selected for an interview will be contacted.

Instructions:
Please apply online at www.indeed.com or by fax 604-472-2136 with your resume and a cover letter addressed to:
Human Resources 
Clark Freightways
35 Burbidge Street
Coquitlam, BC, V3K 5Z2

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Position: Warehouse Worker (Full-time evening hours)
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Work effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Receive and/or sort freight in a warehouse environment and use judgment and discretion to load and secure freight to ensure damage-free transit to destination cities
  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment and performs tasks in a safe, injury free manner with due care and attention at all times
  • Communicates effectively in a team environment and complies with all company procedures, rules and regulations
Requirements:
  • Applicants must possess:
    • a minimum grade 10 equivalency including basic math skills and the ability to calculate shipment cubes
    • steel toe boots and safety vest
    • possess sound judgment, common sense and a strong work ethic
  • Applicants must have competent written and spoken communication skills in the English language sufficient to perform the various tasks and requirements of the job, including but not limited to:
    • strong customer service skills
    • the ability to complete all associated paperwork
  • Previous warehousing or forklift experience would be a definite asset as well as a strong geographical knowledge of BC.
We Offer:
  • A Competitive hourly rate with a negotiable starting rate based on experience
  • Bi-annual and meritorious increases
  • Regular scheduled start times working Mon-Fri afternoon/evening
  • Health, life, dental and disability insurance and company matched RSP
  • A friendly, professional, and customer-oriented team environment
  • Paid every two weeks with direct deposit
  • Paid orientation and training
  • Paid time off
  • Advancement and development opportunities
  • Company events

Only candidates legally able to work in Canada and selected for an interview will be contacted.

Instructions:
Please apply online at www.indeed.com or by fax 604-472-2136 with your resume and a cover letter addressed to:
Human Resources 
Clark Freightways
35 Burbidge Street
Coquitlam, BC, V3K 5Z2

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Position: Red Seal Commercial Transportation Mechanic (Full-time)
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Duties and Responsibilities:

This position is responsible for all aspects of fleet repair and maintenance.

Requirements:
  • Red Seal Journeyman Mechanic
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers license required , Class 1 or 3 with air break endorsement preferred
  • Understand schematics & technical instruction
  • Safety oriented
  • Good communication skills – fluent in English
We Offer:
  • Health, life, dental and disability insurance and company matched RSP
  • Paid every two weeks with direct deposit
  • Paid time off
  • A friendly, professional, and customer-oriented team environment
  • Company events

Only candidates legally able to work in Canada and selected for an interview will be contacted.

Instructions:
Please apply online at www.indeed.com or by fax 604-472-2136 with your resume and a cover letter quoting ‘Mechanic-2021-W’ in your subject line and addressed to:
Human Resources 
Clark Freightways
35 Burbidge Street
Coquitlam, BC, V3K 5Z2

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Position: Class 1 Company Line Haul Driver 
Location: Prince George, BC
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Operate and drive tractor-trailer to transport goods and materials over long distances
  • Plan trip logistics and obtain required documentation to transport goods
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection of vehicle systems, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights and turning signals, brakes and cold storage temperatures
  • Ensure cargo is secured properly in accordance with safety requirements and follow safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel consumption
  • Administer bills of lading and manually or electronically maintain log books
  • Communicate with dispatcher, other drivers and customers using communication devices
Requirements:
  • Must be able to drive at night and be available for various shifts and destinations
  • Complies with company procedures, rules and regulations
  • Class 1 License with clean driver’s abstract is required
  • 6 -12 months of previous Class 1 mountain driving experience required
  • Previous reefer experience is a definite asset
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English
  • Positive attitude and presentation
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and maintain composure under stress
We Offer:
  • $0.5491 per mile plus $25.53 per hour for wait/work time
  • Health, life, dental  and disability insurance and company matched RSP
  • Paid time off
  • A friendly, professional, and customer-oriented team environment
  • Company events

Only candidates legally able to work in Canada and selected for an interview will be contacted.

Instructions:
Please apply online at www.indeed.com or by fax 604-472-2136 with your resume and a cover letter quoting ‘PG 2021-4’ in your subject line and addressed to:
Human Resources 
Clark Freightways
35 Burbidge Street
Coquitlam, BC, V3K 5Z2

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Position: Class 1 Driver/Warehouse (Full-time)
Location: Prince George, BC
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Works effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced work environment under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Documentation is checked thoroughly for accuracy
  • Scaling and cubing freight when required
  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment
  • Complies with company procedures, rules and regulations
Requirements:
  • Class 1 license with clean driver’s abstract
  • 6 -12 months of previous driving experience
  • Previous reefer experience a definite asset
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English
  • Positive attitude and presentation
  • Ability to engage in physical labour on a daily basis
We Offer:
  • Stability and financial security
  • Regular scheduled runs within the province of BC, home most days and weekends
  • Paid waiting and delay time
  • ¼ hour paid pre- and post-trip inspections
  • Paid every two weeks with direct deposit
  • Health, life, dental and disability insurance and company matched RSP
  • Paid orientation and training
  • Company events

Only candidates legally able to work in Canada and selected for an interview will be contacted.

Instructions:
Please apply online with your resume and a current driver’s abstract at www.indeed.com or by fax 604-472-2136 addressed to:
Human Resources 
Clark Freightways
35 Burbidge Street
Coquitlam, BC, V3K 5Z2

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