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CDL Lead Driver

Posting ID:     14566
Job Title:   [[custEmploymentType]] 
City:   Urbana, AR, United States
Location:   N/A 

Who We Are:
Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper - is a recognized employer of choice and an exciting place to grow your career.

We have an established presence in the southern US and in Western Canada, as well as sales offices around the world, and are proud of our committed team of over 6,500 employees.

The Opportunity:

New South Express Inc., is a member of the Canfor group of companies operating over 60 tractor trailers as a major back haul service across the Southern US. We are currently looking for safety minded drivers for our locations in South Carolina, North Carolina, Arkansas, Alabama and Georgia to haul wood products from our sawmills to our valued customers in the local area.


Drivers generally work 12 hours shifts (+/-) and can usually spend their down time between shifts in the comfort of their home. Competitive compensation, benefits, 401k, holidays and paid vacation are offered, together with a safe, high quality work environment.


In addition to being a working Driver, we are looking for an individual to act in a Lead role to delegate and schedule trucks and oversee the residual product bins.


Required Skills:

  • Class A CDL
  • Current DOT Medical Card
  • Minimum of 2-5 years of professional Tractor Trailer experience required
  • Supervisory experience considered an asset
  • Clean Motor Vehicle Report (MVR)
  • Organized, detail oriented and courteous
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Positive attitude
  • Respect for fellow employees and equipment

Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

As we continue to expand our company and our markets, now is the ideal time to grow your career with Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees.

Join Canfor for the stability, exciting career opportunities and growth potential while working for a recognized industry leader.

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