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Employee Type - Full-Time EmployeeExperience - At least 3 year(s)Travel - Up to 25%Relocation Covered - NoIndustries - Customer Service, Other, Transportation


Driver Trainer

Location: Edmonton, AB

Are you a natural teacher? Do you love customer service and interacting with the public? Would you prefer to be outdoors instead of stuck behind a desk? This may be the opportunity for you!

Pacific Western Transportation has an immediate opening for a Driver Trainer based out of its Centre for Innovation and Excellence in Edmonton. This is a full-time position with benefits. Occasional out of town travel is required.

You will deliver Alberta's Class 2 and Class 2-S MELT (Mandatory Entry-Level Training) program to new hires, ensuring that operational benchmarks, best practices and safety standards are achieved.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Must have held Class 1 or 2 driver's licence with an S-endorsement for at least 3 years
  • Ability to become a Class 2 or 2-S Driving Instructor and successfully complete MELT Instructor training
  • Alberta Transportation certified or licenced School Bus Driver Improvement Course (SBDIC) instructor preferred
  • Clean Driver's Abstract
  • Knowledge of federal and provincial regulations
  • Minimum 5 years of industry experience
  • Previous training experience
  • Experience in course creation and presentation
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent communication skills with a customer service orientation and an ability to work in a professional manner with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment (specifically as it relates to technology)
  • Strong leadership and mentoring capability
  • Awareness of adult learning principles / techniques

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure adherence to provincial MELT requirements for class 2 training
  • Ensure documentation for licensing is completed to set standards
  • Conduct and document required classroom and behind-the-wheel training for drivers and re-training as needed
  • Perform ongoing annual and post collision driver evaluations
  • Assist in new candidate selection through pre-employment check rides
  • Work with other company stakeholders to ensure consistent training process for all trainees


Commensurate with experience

Company Description

  • Contact : Pacific Western Transportation Ltd
  • Phone : 780-449-7119
  • Ref ID : 6486
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