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Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program - Class 1 Truck Driver - Winnipeg-Based E16

This position is part of Long-Haul (L/H) profile

Program Overview:

  • Bison Transport is a full-truckload irregular-route carrier operating throughout Canada and the contiguous United States. 
  • Bison works closely with the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program to onboard experienced professional Drivers to live and work in Manitoba. 
  • Contact us if you are applying from outside the country and are looking to become a professional Canada/U.S. long-haul Driver.

All applicants must meet the following hiring criteria:

  • A minimum of three years (in the last five years) international articulate tractor-trailer experience that includes snow and mountain driving (if there is no mountain driving experience available, the Driver must have snow experience as a minimum)
  • Zero preventable accidents in the past 12 months
  • No more than two violations or tickets within the past two years; this includes speeding, seatbelt fines, etc.
  • Have not lived or worked in Canada previously in a province other than Manitoba
  • Job-ready English communication
  • IELTS - General Test or CELPIP - General Test:
    Listening - 5.0; Reading - 5.0; Writing - 5.0; Speaking - 5.0
    (Please note: all international applicants must take the mandatory IELTS test in order for the government to consider them).

Do you qualify?

  1. Do you have at least three years of tractor-trailer articulated or equivalent equipment experience (in the last 5 years)?
  2. Do you have no preventable accidents or violations within the last 12 months?
  3. Do you have a post-secondary education?
  4. Have you driven in ice or snow on a regular basis?

If you have answered YES to question 1 and 4, please proceed to apply below. Only candidates who meet the criteria will be contacted.

Bison Transport is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.


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Driver Type
  • Company
Job Location
  • Winnipeg (Manitoba)
Position Type
  • Single
Frequency of Home Time
  • 7+ Days
  • Long Haul

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