The average hourly pay for a Fuel Tanker Driver in Canada is C$24.69.
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C$20 - C$30
C$356 - C$2,457
C$41,751 - C$73,012
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Job Description for Fuel Tanker Driver
Fuel tanker drivers work on the road, transporting fuel from the designated pick-up point to the customers' locations. A driver may work for a single company or as an independent contractor working directly with customers. Fuel tanker drivers must be able to load and unload fuel tankers, follow strict safety guidelines, properly label materials, and keep track of other paperwork and records. Experience with valves, pumps, wrenches, and other tools needed to load and unload the tanker are essenti…Read more
Fuel Tanker Driver Tasks
- Following dispatcher instructions, and safely and efficiently deliver goods from one location to another.
- Maintain industry qualifications.
- Maintain truck, including hoses, spouts, tires, and engine.
- Clean any spills and inspect tanker to reduce chances of accidents.
- Unload and measure amount delivered at each location, and ensure proper safety precautions are taken.
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Popular Skills for Fuel Tanker Driver
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Skills in Transport, Safety Compliance and Fossil Fuel Energy / Fossil Fuel Power are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HAZMAT.
Pay by Experience Level for Fuel Tanker Driver
An early career Fuel Tanker Driver with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$22.98 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Fuel Tanker Driver with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$25.13 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Fuel Tanker Driver with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$25.06 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$27.
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