Transportation, Driving & Logistics

Trailer Driver Job at Sinoma Cargo International Nigeria Limited

Sinoma Cargo International Nigeria Limited, a company in haulage industry, is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:


Job Title: 
Trailer Driver

Job Summary

  • Responsible for transporting goods from one place to another using heavy or tractor-trailer trucks. Operates trucks with a capacity of at least 26,001 pounds per gross vehicle weight.

Primary responsibilities

  • Inspect their trailer before and after the trip, and record any defects they find.
  • Take special precautions while driving.
  • Find and keep clients.
  • Maintain log of trips.
  • Use binders, covers, ropes and blocks to secure cargo before transport begins so you can keep the goods in top-quality condition
  • Exchange information with supervisors and other drivers while on the road by using your mobile, and GPS equipment to keep everyone apprised of your status
  • Deliver goods while operating trailer truck, sometimes over intercity routes or spanning several states.
  • Assist in Loading and offloading cargo’s.
  • Follow accident procedures if an accident occurs.
  • Keep log of all activities.
  • Report mechanical problems to the appropriate personnel.
  • Keep truck, and associated equipment, clean and in good working order.
  • Plan routes using maps or satellite tracking.
  • Get goods to client on time.
  • Record amount and type of cargo being delivered.
  • Take orders for new deliveries.
  • Drive long distances.
  • Fill up on fuel, clean truck, and wash windows.
  • Report to fleet assistant, any incidents encountered on the road.
  • Monitor road conditions and watch for traffic congestion.
  • Follow all applicable traffic laws.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application Letters and CV’s to:


Application Deadline 30th September, 2018

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