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Employment Opportunities with Sands

Sands Bulk Transport recognizes the importance of recruiting and retaining talent in today’s labour market and prides itself in offering programs that makes Sands a stand-alone company to work for. Sands competitive advantage is the success of its employees, the evolving development they receive and the long-term dedication they make and contribute to our continued growth.

We are committed to offering meaningful employment with a future for any individual who shows competence, professionalism and a service-orientated personality as well as upholding the core values of honesty and integrity. Through our recruitment and retention programs, we offer new applicants and current employees the tools needed succeed with Sands and the labour market.

Sands Believes that having a proper retention strategy is key when it comes to retaining employees. In order to motivate employees, Sands incorporates motivation-building techniques that include training, mentoring, culture, appreciation and work-life balance.


Current Employment Opportunities

Sands Bulk Transport is a service provider for any industry that uses bulk petroleum or chemicals. Based in Prince George, BC, we service the Western Provinces and Territories with a modern fleet of Tanker Trucks and Trailers. We are currently looking to fill the following positions:

**Please specify the position applying for**

TRANSLOAD OPERATOR - May 2017

Prince George Location: 1 Opening

Job Description:

  • Working safely, load and unload (i.e. “transload”) various commodities between truck, rail and storage as may be required at a particular facility.
  • Safely operate various types of equipment.
  • Inspect and trouble shoot equipment; perform routine maintenance of equipment as may be required.
  • Report orally and in writing as required; maintain accurate records (i.e. activity, inventory, incidents, violations, maintenance, etc.).
  • Safely direct truck drivers to proper loading/unloading areas, operate truck scale and prepare/distribute truck Bills of Ladings as may be required.
  • Participate in general training, job specific training and hazardous materials training as required; successfully complete written examinations as required.
  • Understand and follow all policies, procedures and safety rules as applicable to facility, job function and equipment, including rules governing safety around railroad tracks and equipment.
  • Enforce facility policies, procedures and safety rules; lead by example.
  • Keep facilities and equipment clean and maintained.
  • Monitor 3rd-parties performing work at the assigned facility.
  • Recommend changes to the operation which may produce safer work processes, savings and efficiencies.
  • Additional tasks that may from time to time be assigned.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid BC driver’s license.
  • Respect for safety. Safety is the first priority.
  • Must have experience operating machinery.
  • Must be able to understand and comply with all requirements for any emergency.
  • Willingness to work various days, shifts and on-call to meet customer and business needs.
  • Must be able to take direction from superiors and work cooperatively with other people as a team player.
  • Must possess and exhibit excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently to get things done.
  • Ability to produce effective oral and/or written daily reports for both internal and external use.

Starting Wage:

  • $15.00 - $18.00
  • Hourly position, based on experience

We Offer:

  • Benefits Package after 90 day probation
  • Open Door Policy

Start Date: Immediately

How to Apply:

Prince George Location: Interested applicants should submit their resume and 3 professional references humanresources@sandsbulk.ca Please specify the position applying for.

We thank all those that apply; however only those persons selected for an interview will be contacted.

DRIVER - Tanker, Chemical, Petroleum & Dry Bulk

STATUS - Filled

Prince George Location: 1 Opening

 

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Class 1 5+ years experience
  • Tri-Drive / Quad Experience
  • Clean abstract

Starting Wage:

  • Hourly position, based on experience

We Offer:

  • Benefits Package after 90 day probation
  • Open Door Policy

Start Date: Immediately

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit their resume and 3 professional references humanresources@sandsbulk.ca Please specify the position applying for.

We thank all those that apply; however only those persons selected for an interview will be contacted.

DRIVER - Logging

STATUS - Filled

Prince George Location: 1 Opening

 

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Class 1 - 10 years experience
  • Clean abstract

Starting Wage:

  • Hourly position, based on experience

We Offer:

  • Benefits Package after 90 day probation
  • Open Door Policy

Start Date: Immediately

How to Apply:

Prince George Location: Interested applicants should submit their resume and 3 professional references humanresources@sandsbulk.ca Please specify the position applying for.

We thank all those that apply; however only those persons selected for an interview will be contacted.

 


Drivers Application Form

Interested in being one of our drivers? Click the button below to view our Drivers Application Form. You can fill out the form online and submit it directly (if your browser supports PDF forms). Alternately, you can simply print out the form by clicking the print icon when the PDF displays, fill it in manually, and then fax it back to us at 250.564.2978.

Drivers Application Form PDF