Now Hiring!

We are now hiring a Mechanic!

Job details

  • Location: Charlottetown, PE
  • Salary: $13.00 to $20.00/Hour for 40 Hours/Week (to be negotiated based on experience)
  • Vacancies: 1 Vacancy
  • Terms of employment: Permanent, Full time
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Benefits: Medical benefits, Dental benefits, Group insurance benefits, Life insurance benefits, Vision care benefits
  • Employment conditions: Day, Weekend, some evenings and weekend on-call

Job requirements




Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience


Experience is an asset

Own Tools/Equipment

Tools, Steel-toed safety boots

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation, Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment, Hand-eye co-ordination, Manual dexterity, Overtime required, Attention to detail, Standing for extended periods, Work well with other people, strong communication skills

Work Location Information

In shop and on-call

Personal Suitability

Reliability, Dependability, Team player

Additional Skills

Some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training

Area of Specialization

Engine repair, Electrical and electronic system, Diesel engines, Diagnostics, Brake system, Fuel and emission system, Ignition and electrical system, Drive train components, Auto body repair, Welding, Truck-trailer repair, Front end components, Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system

Automotive Service Technician Specific Skills

Inspect motor in operation, road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components, Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems, Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer’s specifications, Perform scheduled maintenance service, Review work orders and discuss work with supervisor

Mechanical Repairer Specific Skills

Inspect and test mechanical units to locate faults and malfunctions, Repair or replace mechanical units or components, Test and adjust units to specifications, Complete reports to record problems and work performed

Truck and Transport and Truck-Trailer Mechanic Specific Skills

Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of commercial transport truck systems, Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of truck-trailer systems

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Automotive Service Technician Trade Certification, Truck and Transport Mechanic Trade Certification

How to apply:

By email:careers@seafoodexpress.pe.ca

By phone: 902-566-1102 extension 228 from 08:00 to 16:00.

Now Hiring!


We are looking for a motivated, detailed, team-orientated individual to join our growing dispatch team. The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant, dynamic, fast-paced environment that is detail orientated and heavily dependent on teamwork and communication with internal staff, company drivers and customers.

The successful candidate will be responsible for (but not limited to) the following job duties and
• Building and editing loads into our dispatch system
• Entering real-time progress information on driver trips
• Working with other dispatchers in terms of load detail, planning and organization
• Tracking and tracing driver progress on all loads, working with the appropriate dispatcher, and
reporting back to the customer when necessary
• Coordinating all border crossing paperwork into and out of the United States
• Coordinating customer relations with load brokers and customers
• Assisting other dispatchers in communicating with drivers and other staff
• Monitoring driver electronic logbooks and support other dispatchers in monitoring driver timing
& trip planning
• Supporting our management team in developing new freight and new lanes
• Respond to incoming customer inquiries

It is recommended that the successful candidate has the following qualifications:
• Education Required: Minimum High School diploma
• Years of Experience Required: 1-2 years or more preferred but not necessary
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
• Knowledge of computer software programs and telephone systems
• The ability to work effectively and efficiently with both internal staff and our customers
• Detail orientated
• Open to new ideas and processes
• Reliable & dependable
The position is full-time, permanent, Monday-Friday from 10am – 7pm.

To apply for this position please email your resume and cover letter to careers@seafoodexpress.pe.ca
with the subject line “Dispatcher/Logistician Application”.

New Phone System

Seafood Express has recently updated their phone system!

Now, before you dial the extension, you must dial 9. For example, if you’d like to reach Fleet Maintenance, you must dial 9, and then 228.

Iron Apple Certified!

Seafood Express is very excited to say we are now Iron Apple certified! We are now recognized in both Canada and United States as an approved Preventive Controls Plan HACCP based food safety program for transportation and storage. Seafood Express also met all the minimum training requirements for the Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food Regulation requirements. Food Safety and Sanitary Food Handling is at the top of our list when it comes to transporting products between pick up and delivery.

Drivers Lounge now Open 24/7!

Over the last few months we’ve been working hard at building up our new drivers lounge. Located next door to our main terminal, the newly renovated drivers lounge features 24/7 access for all of our company drivers. Along with free wi-fi, cable TV, the new lounge has a kitchenette equipped with a fridge, microwave and coffee machine, a small gym/workout room, and a full bathroom with a shower.

So whether you are laid over for a night in town, or are waiting for your load paperwork, the drivers lounge is for all our company drivers to relax in a comfortable, safe setting. Enjoy!

Drivers Lounge open 24/7

Drivers Lounge open 24/7



Drivers Lounge

Drivers Lounge


Drivers Lounge Kitchenette

Drivers Lounge Kitchenette

Drivers Lounge Bathroom

Drivers Lounge Bathroom

Drivers Lounge Shower

Drivers Lounge Shower

Drivers Lounge Gym

Drivers Lounge Gym

Philip Ramsay named APTA’s Driver of the Month: June 2016

We would like to congratulate Philip Ramsay (Unit #375) on being named the APTA’s Driver of the Month for June 2016. Philip has been driving with us for 30 years and he’s showed his professionalism and dedication to this industry by his safe driving record and the 3,000,000 miles he’s put on the road as a  Seafood Express driver.

From all of us at Seafood Express (PEI) Ltd., congratulations Philip!

APTA_Atlantic Road of Fame_JUNE

2015 Driver of the Year – Dale Scott


On behalf of all of the staff and drivers at Seafood Express (PEI) Ltd., we would like to congratulate Dale Scott (Unit #383) on receiving the 2015 Driver of the Year Award! Dale came to Seafood Express after he graduated JVI Driving School in 2012. In his first year, he received our Rookie of the Year award and he’s kept up the great work ever since. Through Dale’s positive attitude, hard work ethic and professional driving experience/skills he’s become a true role model and a leading example for all young drivers getting involved in the trucking industry.

Keep up the great work Dale, and from all of us at Seafood Express (PEI) Ltd. – Congratulations!

2016 Freightliner Cascadia Evolutions!

cascadia-evolutionWe are pleased to announce that we are now a fleet consisting of automatic power units! As of Feburary 8th, 2016 we are happy to say that we are the proud owner of three new automatic DT-12 Freightliner Cascadia Evolution power units!

With the emergence of these new automatic rigs, we are helping our fleet lower our overall fuel economy, tire wear and emissions. So far, our drivers are enjoying the new automatic gear box and are seeing the benefits of not having to shift gears. They are reporting back that they feel less-tired at the end of their full driving day and find it easier to focus on the road ahead of them.

All of us at Seafood Express (P.E.I.) Ltd. are happy to have some automatic power units in our fleet and definitely see them as a way of the future.

2014 Driver of the Year – Dwight Hogg

Seafood Express (PEI) Limited is very pleased to announce that Dwight Hogg (Unit 333) has been awarded “Driver of the Year”. On behalf of Bill Keith, President & the staff of Seafood Express (PEI) Limited “Congratulations Dwight”.

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Seafood Express (PEI) Limited Celebrates 25 Years