Phone: 1-800-382-9785

Pilot Car Driver

Title Pilot Car Driver
LocationCalgary, AB
Job Information

To escort over-dimensional loads, assist drivers to effectively and safely secure and transport load while traveling with the general public.


  • Assist driver securing loads to the trailer, using chains, boomers, straps, installing and removing tarps and window guards
  • Safely and efficiently Load and unload heavy equipment
  • Escorting drivers, ensuring the safety of the general public
  • Meet with clients to evaluate job requirements
  • Conduct route studies to determine safe travel routes for over dimensional loads
  • Completing hazard assessments and/or job safety analysis forms
  • Holding hazard assessment meetings with drivers, clients and contractors
  • Occasional out of town work

Qualifications & Experience

  • Clean class 5 licence
  • Must have 1 year previous pilot experience or 2 years relevant experience
  • Operating heavy equipment or transportation related experience
  • Class 1 or 3 drivers licence an asset
  • Heavy equipment operating experience is an asset
  • RSTS or CSTS training

Whissell offers a comprehensive benefits program as well as a Safety Incentive Program.

PLEASE NOTE: All Whissell employees are required to pass a Pre-Employment Drug & Alcohol Test and provide a valid Driver’s Abstract (no more than three months old) prior to starting work.

Overtime will be required during peak construction months.

To apply, email resume to or fax to 403.236.8834, Attn: Human Resources.

Whissell Contracting Ltd. would like to thank all applicants for their submissions, however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

No agencies please.


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