Trucking HR Canada Honours Triton Transport as a Top Fleet Employer for the 3rd Consecutive Year

Top Fleet Employers program honours 48 industry workplaces

Forty-eight of the best workplaces in Canada’s trucking industry have earned honours through the 4th annual Top Fleet Employers program, Trucking HR Canada has announced.
Fleets of every size were rated on topics including recruitment and retention practices, workplace culture, compensation, training and skills development, and innovative HR practices.
The 2017 honours are awarded to:
Small Fleets:
·         Carmen Transportation (ON)
·         Edge transportation Services Inc. (SK)
·         Harv Wilkening Transport (SK)
·         J.G. Drapeau (ON)
·         Keystone Western (MB)
·         Liberty Linehaul (ON)
·         Logikor (ON)
·         MacKinnon Transport (ON)
·         Munden Ventures (BC)
·         ONE for Freight (ON)
·         Onfreight Logistics (ON)
·         Payne Transportation (MB)
·         Precision Trucklines (AB)
·         Steed Standard Transport (ON)
·         Tiger Courier (SK)
·         Transpro Freight Systems (ON)
·         Triangle Freight Services (SK)
·         Triton Transport (BC)
Medium Fleets:
·         Arnold Brothers (MB)
·         Brian Kurtz Trucking (ON)
·         JD Smith (ON)
·         Joseph Haulage (ON)
·         Kriska Transportation (ON)
·         Linamar (ON)
·         Q-Line Trucking (SK)
·         Ryder Canada Supply Chain Solutions (ON)
·         Sutco Transportation (BC)
·         Tandet (ON)
·         Woodcock Brothers (ON)
Large Fleets:
·         Bison Transport (MB)
·         Canada Cartage (ON)
·         Challenger Motor Freight (ON)
·         Erb Transport (ON)
·         Groupe Guilbault (QC)
·         Kindersley Transport Ltd. (SK)
·         Midland (NB)
·         Rosedale Group (ON)
·         Rosenau Transport (AB)
·         SLH Transport (ON)
·         Westcan Bulk Transport (AB)
·         XTL Transport (QC)
Private Fleets/Fleet Services:
·         Canaan Group (BC)
·         Home Hardware Stores Limited (ON)
·         Olymel– Transport Transbo (QC)
·         The Brick (AB)
·         National Shunt (ON)
·         STG Fleet Services (SK)
·         Trailer Wizards (ON)
“We received a record number of applications this year, with a small increase in the number being recognized”. Says Angela Splinter, CEO of Trucking HR Canada. “These 48 fleets demonstrate a commitment to good people management and effective human resources approaches. We commend them for their leadership in showcasing the trucking industry as a great place to work.”
Top Fleet Employers selection criteria, which has been validated by trucking industry experts, is reviewed annually to ensure an accurate reflection of human resources issues, trends, and today’s working environments. A team of human resources professionals oversee the assessment process.
Trucking HR Canada will proudly honour, celebrate and recognize the 2017 Top Fleet Employers at its annual Gala Awards Dinner on October 12, 2017 in Toronto.
Applications for 2018 will open November 1, 2017.

Company Driver – Heavy Haul Division, Chilliwack, BC

Triton Transport is a progressive and specialized heavy haul transportation company providing services throughout North America from facilities in Chilliwack, British Columbia and Edmonton, Alberta.

We are seeking a skilled and knowledgeable Company Driver who has experience with 7 – 13 Axle trailing configurations. We offer a competitive union wage and a comprehensive benefit package and we recognize the need to balance work and home time.

Working out of our Chilliwack facility, the Company Driver will carry a variety of loads for construction, oil and gas, mining, forestry and manufacturing industries throughout the Pacific Northwest US, AB, BC and SK. We provide our drivers with a modern fleet of trucks and specialized modular trailers. We value our driver’s safety and well being and provide extensive training and compliance measures.

The successful candidate must meet the following essential qualifications and requirements:

  • A Class 1 Driver’s License plus a minimum of three (3) years of related driving experience, preferably in the Heavy Haul Industry
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of the National Safety Code and HOS regulations
  • Knowledge of the types of trucks & trailers that are operated in a heavy haul environment
  • A mechanical aptitude and knowledge of truck & trailer components
  • Knowledge of NSC and FMCSA regulations and WorkSafe compliance
  • Ability to handle a heavy workload and work effectively with interruptions and changing priorities
  • Ability to use sound judgment and make independent decisions
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Able to cross the border on a regular basis. A Fast Card is preferred.
Triton Transport Ltd. has been awarded the Trucking HR Canada’s 2016 Top Small Fleet. We are a CLAC unionized environment and offer a competitive salary package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume at:

Resumes can also be faxed to 1-866-907-3584 or emailed to . For more information, please contact Lisa McConnell, @ 1-800-616-7887 (260).  This posting will remain active until the position has been filled.

 We are committed to employment equity and we thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.