Atlantic Poultry Incorporated (API) provides high quality poultry products to customers throughout NB, NS, PEI and NL. API has evolved to become a significant stakeholder in the Atlantic Canada agriculture industry. We continue to be 100% owned by Atlantic Canadians and our goal is to maintain a strong and locally owned poultry industry.

API is continually upgrading its operations to ensure that high standards are maintained. We are currently seeking an individual to fill the temporary position of Truck Driver in our Burtts Corner, NB location.

Summary

The individual in this temporary position; reports to the Logistics Supervisor and is required to pick up and deliver hatching eggs as well as deliver live day old chicks to customers across the Maritime Provinces. This position requires someone that can work a flexible rotating schedule including some weekends/holidays. The truck driver position is physically demanding, requiring the ability to lift weights of up to 45lbs (20.4kgs) for extended periods during the loading and unloading of the truck.

The position requires individuals with a valid Class 1 driver’s license. Previous experience and a proven commendable record driving a tractor trailer, straight truck, hauling live product as well as experience in keeping drivers logs is required.

The truck must be cleaned and disinfected after deliveries are completed each day. As part of the vehicle maintenance the driver must do routine checks of lights, tires, fluid levels and oil. The Driver will follow recommended service schedule and notify the Logistics Supervisor and/or manager of any necessary repairs. The driver must work with the Logistics Supervisor on all maintenance and electronic logs.

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While we thank all applicants, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.