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Vehicle Handler – Driver

The Job Shoppe is hiring Vehicle Handlers – Drivers for our client in Windsor, Ontario. As a vehicle handler-driver you will be responsible for loading and securing new vehicles onto railcars, moving vehicles within the compound and to nearby off-site locations. Successful candidates must possess their Full G licence with at least 1 year of driving experience and be able to drive both standard and automatic automobiles.

Start Date: As soon as possible
Shifts: Days (7am to 3pm) or Afternoons (3pm to 12 midnight) + Overtime on weekends as needed
Position Type:Temp to perm
Wage: $17.32/hr

What We Offer:
· Competitive wage paid weekly, with overtime for more than 40 hours
· Optional opt-in healthcare coverage
· Referral Program (Earn up to $100 per successful referral
· Employee Engagement Programs
· Exclusive WorkPerks
· On-the-job training

What You’ll Be Doing:
· Inspect vehicles for damage
· Drive new customer vehicles onto rail cars from staging lines in a safe and efficient manner
· Drive vehicles within the compound to/from staging areas
· Drive vehicles on public roads to locations less than 15km
· Secure new customer vehicles to rail cars by using chains or chocks as required by manufacturer
· Use handheld/Tablet, and computer to record and report information to/from carriers and the customer
· Interact with the customer, carriers, and repair groups in a professional manner
· Adhere to all AAR and Canada Labour Code, safety standards and customer regulations; e.g. PPE, speed, spacing, attire, etc.
· Ability to react to change and handle other essential tasks as assigned to help the facility function in a team environment

Working Conditions:
· Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions
· Work with a team of other yard and rail associates
· Work in tight spaces on railcars where applicable

Position Requirements:
· Must have a Full G licence with at least 1 year of driving experience
· Must have a clean driver’s abstract
· Must be able to drive both standard and automatic automobiles
· Able to adhere to strict quality standards without variance
· Have a good sense of balance
· Able to work at a height approximately 15 feet above the ground
· Able to stand, walk, and work outdoors in all weather conditions
· Able to lift up to 50 pounds over head
· Able to push, pull, or carry up to 85 pounds
· Have good visual ability
· Have knowledge other use of hand tools (wrenches, screw drivers, ratchets, etc.)
· Able to follow directions, both written and verbal
· Knowledge and practical use of Microsoft Office, computers, and inventory systems
· Must have obtained a High School Diploma or equivalent GED
· CSA APPROVED Steel-toed Safety Boots (Minimum 8 inch ankle coverage)

COVID-19 Considerations:
· Our client has a vaccination mandate in place for all associates
· All potential employees must be fully vaccinated and will be required to show proof of vacation

The Job Shoppe, an international award-winning full-service Human Resource Firm that has provided world-class business solutions for over 18 years. They are a trusted partner to their clients and associates, empowering businesses, and people to realize their full potential. The Job Shoppe has been recognized through numerous accolades over the past years including Best of Staffing – Client Satisfaction and Best of YQG – Employment Agency, to name a few.

The Job Shoppe values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Recruitment, and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.
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Vehicle Handler – Driver