Job Title:

Transportation Manager


Anton Freight Inc.


Calgary , AB

Closing Date:

July 5, 2021

Business information: Anton Freight Inc. offers transportation delivering drywall to required destinations 

Business Address: 61 Hidden Spring Green N.W. Calgary, AB T3A 5N2 

Work Address: Same as above, must occasionally travel to various locations in routes around Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.

Type of Employment: Full time – permanent

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Duties:

  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations
  • Establish and implement policies and standards for the transportation and storage of goods
  • Oversee the scheduling and dispatching of vehicles and goods
  • Negotiate for services and preferential rates
  • Ensure transport compliance with regulations
  • Oversee the setting of transportation service rates and monitor revenue
  • Monitor and being involved in the company's or department's performance, prepare reports for the owners of the company, and plan for changes to schedules and policies
  • Arrange for shipping documentation and the tracking and tracing of goods in transit
  • May occasionally support in the operation and driving of the company’s semi-truck as part of a two-person team or convoy to transport drywall to customers
  • Receive and relay information to other workers in the company
  • Oversee condition of vehicle and inspect tires, lights, brakes and other equipment
  • Tarping and ensuring safety and security of cargo
  • Record cargo information, hours of service, distance traveled and fuel consumption
  • Recruit personal and oversee their training
  • Supervise the personal to be hired by the company
  • Maintain the company standards and high reputation
  • Check that the information in the driver logbook is accurate
  • Assist in loading trailers
  • Address customers’ complaints or concerns


Education: A bachelor's degree in business administration, engineering OR transportation, logistics or a related field is required

Experience: at least 5 years of experience in transportation operations are required

A Class 1/1F/A Driver’s license is required

Willing to occasionally travel for extended periods and/or overnight

Work conditions and Physical capabilities:

  • Large workload
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Sitting
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding

Personal suitability:

  • Organized
  • Excellent written communication
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Team player
  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Values and ethics
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Judgment, Initiative and Reliability

Documentation Knowledge

  • Driver logbook

Salary: $46.98 hourly, 50 to 60 hours per week

Benefits: Company vehicle (truck) provided, accommodation and meals provided only when spending the night in another city if delivery of product is required.

Important information:

Flexibility on schedule is required. Work schedule is Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM. The work schedule can occasionally include weekends, traveling to other provinces and overnights

Transportation: National


Apply by:

E-mail to:

Mail to: 61 Hidden Spring Green N.W. Calgary, AB T3A 5N2

Posted 2021-03-11

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