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Class 1 Truck Driver - Seasonal

Shipping, Supply & Logistics
Cavendish Agri
20000838 Requisition #




Cavendish Agri Services supports farmers in growing healthy and productive crops. We have 13 manufacturing/retail locations throughout Atlantic Canada and Maine. Our primary products include fertilizers, crop protectants and technical expertise.


Reporting to the Branch Manager, the Seasonal Truck Driver will be a results-driven, self-starter who is always looking for opportunities for improvement, and has the ability to adapt to a fast paced, dynamic work environment.


This role is a short-haul trucking position, covering central Nova Scotia, Cape Breton and other areas as required. Cavendish Agri Services Ltd. is looking for a Seasonal Truck Driver for a period of 8 to 12 weeks, depending on weather


Expected start date will be on or about April 1st (weather dependent).

Key Responsibilities:
  • Loading trucks and customer deliveries while working in conjunction with administration/dispatch;
  • Strapping loads, positioning truck to prepare for loading;
  • Use of equipment to assist in loading;
  • Work with administration to ensure orders are properly captured in inventory system;
  • Transportation of bulk products with the use of live bottom trailers;
  • Represent company in a professional manner at all times at customer locations;
  • All other related duties as assigned.
  • Perform all tasks with safety being the number one priority
  • Must have valid Class 1A license 
  • Experience with farm equipment such as spreaders is a strong asset
  • Experience:18 months preferred
  • Availability to work extended hours, evenings and weekends
  • Ability to work independently and in a fast-paced team environment
  • Willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions
  • High degree of attention to detail and demonstrated ability to multi-task

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
Please apply online or send your resume to surette.jacynthe@cavendishfarms.com no later than April 6th, 2020.

For more information, please call (902) 893-6950.

*Please Note: A clean criminal background check and drug screen will be required prior to an employment offer being extended.


We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 


To learn more about our products and services, click here.


Cavendish Agri Services is committed to equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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