Career Opportunities For Drivers

Drivers are the heart of Burbank.

Are you looking for a rewarding career as a professional short haul driver? With steady growth of the company, a firm foundation is built for long-term employment. 

 What to expect with a career at Burbank:

  • A company that believes in its people
  • Home everyday at the end of your shift
  • Good communication
  • New, safe and clean equipment

 Driver Benefits:

  • Company pension plan
  • Health & dental benefits
  • Short term & long term disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Interested in a rewarding career in the transportation industry?

Browse our job listings! Burbank can offer you job security, competitive salaries, benefits, and pension plans.

How to apply:

You may apply by coming into our office or applying online.

Available Company Driver Positions

Local Class 1A Drivers

Description
Burbank Express Ltd. is dedicated to the specialized transportation needs of Manitoban potato producers; hauling from shed to plant, field to shed, shed to shed – 24 hours a day / 7 days a week. We are seeking two Class 1A Truck Drivers to join our supportive, knowledgeable and exciting team!   Driving with Burbank means:
  • Working for a company that truly believes in its people and their skills
  • Being assigned one of our modern, clean truck and trailer units from our constantly refreshed fleet
  • Up-to-date truck technology and excellent communication systems between drivers, dispatch, maintenance, etc.
  • Being able to be home daily at the end of your shift (local hauls)
  • Enjoying the convenience of our on site wash-bay, fueling station and state of the art mechanical maintenance facilities
  • Receiving a safety boot and cell phone plan allowance, as well as other PPE supplied to you
  • Flexible wages and earning potential that grows as you develop as a driver
  • Generous benefit package including dental, vision, prescriptions, ambulance, etc. (90 day eligibility period)
  Required Skills / Experience:
  • Class 1A Driver's License & Driver's Abstract
  • Positive attitude and punctuality
  • Good communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of truck and trailer units, Pre-Trip Inspections, safe driving habits
  Desired Skills / Experience:
  • Experience driving truck and trailer units is desired, but we will also provide the right candidates with further training
  • Experience with electronic log systems, industry driving rules
  • Experience with time tracking, bills of lading, scale tickets and general paperwork
  Conditions of Employment:
  • Must hold and maintain a valid Class1A license and provide annual Driver's Abstract
  • Must be able to work a varied schedule that may include extended hours, weekend rotations, and is typically affected by change
  • Must be physically able to perform the duties of the job including sitting/standing for long periods, climbing in and out of trucks, operating trailer doors, lift/push/pull/carry ~50 lbs etc.
  • Must be able to work in adverse weather conditions
  • Must comply with all federal, provincial and local legislation including our own in-house safety program
  If you're a good match, we would like to hear from you!  Interested candidates can email their resume and Driver's Abstract to charleneb@burbankexpress.com or apply using our website form. If you have any questions about Burbank Express Ltd. or this position, please call Charlene Boak, HR Administrator at 1-204-362-6447. We thank all those who apply, however, only the individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
Apply By
November 12, 2020
Start Date
November 16, 2020

Truck/Trailer Mechanic

Description
Burbank Express (2009) Ltd. is dedicated to the specialized transportation needs of Manitoban potato producers; hauling from shed to plant, field to shed, shed to shed – 24 hours a day / 7 days a week. We are a certified RPM Trucking Industry Safety Company. We are seeking a Licensed Truck Transport / Trailer Mechanic to join our team full time. This position will work alongside other Mechanics and report to the Shop Foreman in our new state-of-the-art facility.   Requirements:
  • Hold or be eligible to obtain a MPI Vehicle Inspection License # for trucks and trailers over 4500 kg
  • Minimum Class 5 Drivers License with reliable transportation to and from work
  • Be willing for occasional after hour call-in, O/T, rotating weekend call
  • Conduct work safely and efficiently as per our safety program
  • Self motivated with a friendly attitude
  • Be willing to work on our specialized live bottom potato trailers
  • Able to follow and complete work orders including parts recording
  • Maintain a clean work environment at all times
  • Be able to meet the physical demands of the job (climbing, bending, lifting, on feet all day)
  • Supply own basic tools and toolbox as well as steel toed CSA boots
  The ideal candidate will:
  • Have 5+ years experience in the trade
  • Have computer diagnostic software experience (Insite, Service Ranger, Davie4, Bendix etc.)
  Benefits:
  • Competitive wage based on experience and qualifications
  • Above average Comprehensive Group Benefits with Pension after successful completion of probation period including health, dental, vision, short/long term disability, pension, etc.
  • Clean, safe work environment in our new state-of-the-art shop
  • Uniforms / coveralls
  Apply online or email your resume to charleneb@burbankexpress.com.  Resumes can also be dropped off in-person at our office (32154 HWY 1 East). Questions about the position? Please call Alex at 204-856-7585. We thank you for applying, but only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
Apply By
October 27, 2020
Start Date
November 2, 2020