Happy Holidays from the TransX Team!

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As the year comes to an end, we would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude and appreciation to our customers, drivers, and staff a very happy holiday season!  Whether you are celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah or spending quality time with your family, we hope that the year will end on a cheerful note.

Here’s to a season filled with warmth, comfort, and good cheer!

 

 

Congratulations, Steve!

It was a special occasion last weekend as we celebrated the holiday season at our Annual Holiday Party! A big thanks to everyone that came out to celebrate with the TransX family – we appreciate all that you do throughout the year and are so glad to have had a chance to celebrate and recognize all of your hard work and dedication.

We would like to give a special mention to our very own, Steve Szabo, Driver Recruiter for Manitoba for receiving his 10 Year Service Award. What a great achievement

Special mention to Steve Szabo, Driver Recruiter for receiving his 10 Year Service Award. Great job, Steve! You are truly family.  Thank you for your commitment throughout the past decade!

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If you are interested in joining the TransX team of professional drivers, please feel free to contact Steve at 877-787-2679 or email steve_szabo@transx.com or visit submit your application directly online!

Meet our New Recruiter in New Westminster

Meet Ray Dial, the newest member to join our recruitment team here at TransX!  Ray is based in New Westminster and will be handling driver recruitment for British Columbia.  If you are looking for a truck driver job in B.C. or an owner operator job in B.C., contact Ray to talk more about your career.

 

Ray Dial BC Driver Recruiter

“With over 8 years of recruitment experience in many different industries, I enjoy assisting people every day with their job search. If you are looking for the next step in your career or looking for a brand new opportunity, I want to speak with you.

TransX is North America’s transportation service provider and Canada’s largest private transportation company.  I spend my days finding, recruiting, and hiring the best drivers out there to help transform their careers.

When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my family, cooking, and playing many sports with my son.

Speak to me today to see how I can help make a difference in your career!”


CONTACT RAY DIAL

Direct: 604.529.2093
TF: 1.877.914.0001
Email: raman_dial@transx.com

25 Capilano Way, New Westminster, BC

 

Company Driver and Owner Operator Jobs

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TransX has openings for single Company Drivers and Owner Operators to run a Mid-West USA Triangle between Winnipeg – Mid-West USA – Eastern Canada.

We require 2 years of Class 1 Tractor/Trailer driving experience and a clean Safety and Compliance Record.

For more information, please contact our Manitoba Recruiter Steve by calling 877-787-2679 or  submit an online application here.

Be sure to ask Steve about our short term sign on bonus!

Mr. Louie Tolaini Wins the Red Coleman Service to the Industry Award

Members of the Manitoba trucking community gathered last Friday at the Manitoba Trucking Association’s Annual Fall Banquet to recognize our colleagues in the industry who have made considerable impact in helping drive our province’s economy forward.

We are very proud of the fact that Mr. Tolaini was presented with the Red Coleman Service to the Industry Award!

[photo credit: Truck West]

[photo credit: Truck West]

Please join us in congratulating Mr. Tolaini!

For more information about the banquet and the Red Coleman Service to Industry Award, visit the Manitoba Trucking Association website.

Women with Drive

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If you were to guess which industries women might be under represented in, the trucking industry would be a pretty good guess.

According to Trucking HR Canada, not only are women under represented in the freight transportation industry, they are actually well below the Canadian national average of 48%.  

Trucking HR Canada has found that women make up:

  • 3% of truck drivers
  • 3% of mechanics, transport trailer technicians, and cargo workers
  • 11% of managerial staff
  • 25% of freight claims and safety, and loss prevention specialists
  • 18% of dispatchers
  • 13% of parts technicians

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Driving Positions Available in New Westminster, BC

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We have openings for the following driving positions in our New Westminster, BC Terminal:

BC/WA – Quad Axle Class 1 Company Driver. We offer a competitive rate per mile, paid border crossing and paid loading and unloading.

BC/AB – Regional Class 1 Company Driver or Owner Operator. This run is between Vancouver and Calgary. It involves night driving and some deliveries on route from Calgary. We are currently offering a sign on bonus for this position.

BC Interior Company Driver or Owner Operator. Shift starts between 20:00 and 22:00 with deliveries in the BC Interior (Kelowna, Vernon, Salmon Arm, Kamloops, etc.). Return to New Westminster empty. Continue reading

DeckX Transport – Hiring US Qualified AZ Flatbed Drivers

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DeckX is currently hiring US qualified AZ flatbed company drivers, lease operators and owner operators for our Calgary terminal. This line haul division allows you to have your home time on your own terms. Choose how you run with our flexible dispatch options. Whether you want to run for two weeks or months at a time, with our guaranteed home time you choose the home time that is best for you!

We work with our drivers to make their trucking dreams come true. Whether you are new to the industry or are a seasoned driver we can put you in the driver’s seat. We provide you with the right training, right equipment, and professional support staff.

Company Drivers enjoy paid picks and drops, safety bonus that’s paid monthly, new model Peterbilt with APU and Fridge and professional staff to support you on the road.

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DeckX Transport – Hiring US Qualified AZ OTR Driver Trainers!

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DeckX is dedicated to the development of the next generation of drivers.

We are currently hiring for OTR Driver Trainers for our Winnipeg, MB and Aberfoyle, ON locations. We offer industry competitive salary, driver trainer certification, as well as a commitment to ongoing development and growth.

For more information, please contact our DeckX recruiters, Suzanne Rhodes at 877.558.9444 or apply directly on the website using our online application form.

DeckX is a division of the TransX Group of Companies that was established in 1996 to offer open deck services to customers both domestically and internationally. 20 years later, we now service a wide variety of industries including steel, agricultural, oil & gas, construction, aerospace, and the mining industry as a leading provider of open deck services.

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From CTV: Trucking Industry Looking for Workers

[source: CTV Kitchener]

Did you catch this feature about the trucking industry that aired on CTV Kitchener? As reported by CTV, the Canadian Trucking Alliance is predicting that by 2020, the industry is expected to be about 30,000 drivers short of filling all open positions across Canada.

Even with this shortage, many people are unaware of the benefits of a truck driving career.  Those of us in the industry know that trucking can be “well-paying, stable field of work where careers can often last for 20 years or more – and can take people to place they’d never get to otherwise.”   Continue reading