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Are you an individual with tenacious initiative and successful problem solving skills?
Do you have a strong service ethic for compliance?

Transportation Compliance Specialist
Edmonton, AB

Randstad Edmonton Engineering is hiring a Permanent Transportation Compliance Specialist for an established underground utility construction contractor, strongly skilled in advanced techniques of Tunneling, Direct Pipe, Horizontal Directional Drilling and Pipeline Construction.

Position Objective:
The main job function is to ensure compliance with all NSC and Transportation requirements, across Canada. Provincial and Federal Requirements. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, with a positive and proactive attitude.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Assist with day to day operations of Commercial Transportation compliance program with a primary focus on Canada
• Interpret and provide subject matter expertise on Canadian Federal Commercial Motor Vehicle rules and requirements;
• Manage the monitoring of driver logs and inspections, hours of service, electronic logging device systems, and preventative maintenance systems for compliance
• Monitor and communicate regulatory changes
• Responsible for managing driver’s files
• Document the training and experience of the delegated employees relevant to internal auditing of hours of service records and retain the information on file
• Hold management and drivers accountable for compliance
• Applying for permits
• Oversee IFTA return for each calendar quarter.
• Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:
• Demonstrated significant skills, 2+ years knowledge/experience in regulations
• Working knowledge of Hours of service, pre-trip inspection, weights and dimensions and cargo securement
• Familiarity with International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA)
• Well versed with “safety laws” (Traffic Safety Act) and regulations made under the Act and the Dangerous Goods Transportation and Handling Act
• Ability to prioritize workload
• Experience is maintaining driver files and log books
• Experience in providing commercial driver training
• Must have a valid driver’s license with a safe driving record
• Possess strong computer skills: Proficiency in MS Office including MS Word, MS Excel, and PowerPoint

• Communication
• Team Work
• Attention to Detail
• Problem Solving
• Action Oriented
• Problem Solving
• Customer Focus
• Interpersonal Savvy
• Peer Relationships

Physical Demands
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear
• The employee must regularly lift or move 10 pounds and frequently lift or move up to 25 pounds
• Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus

Work Environment

• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit for extended periods of time, stand and walk
• The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet

Randstad Professionals Canada
Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.