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Forum: New Zealand
Jul 22nd 2014, 5:11 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 835
Posted By perkinsgap

Are there any truck driving jobs?

Hi
i am just seeing if there any need for truck drivers in New Zealand
i have 10 yrs in UK as hgv claass 1 and also 10 years class 1 a in Canada and USA time for something else in my life
thx
Forum: Trucking
Jul 20th 2013, 2:24 am
Replies: 22
Views: 4,731
Posted By perkinsgap

Forum: Trucking
Jul 2nd 2013, 5:40 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 8,613
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Take a HGV course in the UK before moving to Canada?

You don't just do so training and you can drive a truck lol you need min of 2 yrs driving a class 1 IRT is nothing like driving in Canada or USA I had 9 yrs of driving in uk when I came out 9 yrs ago...
Forum: Trucking
Jul 2nd 2013, 5:25 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,242
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Dream Still Alive

I have been in Canada 9yrs lived in sk, mb bc, and ab even went back to U.K. for 12weeks and trust me it didnt cost me 25k to come out here if it was me I would move to sk to get PR once that's done...
Jan 14th 2013, 1:59 am
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By perkinsgap

Live In Caregiver but a relative

Please can someone point me in the right direction. I have looked on the web site (CIC) and on the forum but I am looking for a live in care giver but I would like to hire my brother in law as I have...
Forum: Trucking
Jan 1st 2013, 5:14 am
Replies: 69
Views: 11,007
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Trucking in Canada, pay per hour or per mile?

i still have good family time i am out 12 to 14 days have 4 days at home my wife and 2 kids love it here 8 yrs and still counting its not all bad once you accept for what it is
Dec 31st 2012, 6:21 am
Replies: 60
Views: 4,309
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Dogs and the cold

MY Jack Russel wont even walk with booties on have tried many times even if i put a jacket on him he looks at me like to say you want me to go out looking like this lol he got used to the cold...
Dec 31st 2012, 5:20 am
Replies: 63
Views: 11,741
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: What food items do you bring back from the UK to Canada?

PG tips tea but family come once a year and they bring a great big bag of them we found lots of stuff now so don't miss to much
Forum: Trucking
Dec 31st 2012, 4:56 am
Replies: 69
Views: 11,007
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Trucking in Canada, pay per hour or per mile?

i would far sooner do long haul work then city work its not that bad once you found good company Driving in Canada not so much a job but a way of life if you don't love driving forget it
Forum: Trucking
Oct 21st 2012, 9:39 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 4,200
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Going back to UK, again...

Good luck to you both and like Dave wish I would have met up with you guy sooner then last wed lol I am sure your be back one day please keep in tonch I still be when you come back that's for sure
Forum: Trucking
Apr 1st 2012, 3:22 am
Replies: 937
Views: 99,194
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Loblaw

I won't want to run hwy 1 to wpg all the time once a year enough for me and the winter will be fun. I would say really look in to it may be a trip for a few week to see if its what your want to do be...
Forum: Canada
Mar 17th 2012, 4:44 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 5,184
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: UK v Canada/Head v Heart..Decision made

It's easy to sit in UK talking about about coming to Canada the way I looked at it when we came 7 1/2 years ago with a 3yr old and a 8yr old if we don't do it now we never will. It's not been easy...
Forum: Canada
Mar 14th 2012, 7:37 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 12,925
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Flagpoling - Best US town close to AB Border

We lived in Saskatoon when we did our flagpolling and went down to Minot ND for weekend it was great they had a big car show on and kids loved it Minot ND a nice place to visit and go shopping...
Forum: Trucking
Mar 11th 2012, 5:43 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 4,852
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: class 1 trucker looking for canada work

I don't think its that bad in Lethbridge yes there are some British not happy or making good money i have been here in Canada 7 1/2 years and drove for some crap Company's and got crap money it's...
Forum: Trucking
Feb 29th 2012, 7:38 pm
Replies: 1,412
Views: 179,901
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Wages for Truckers

so why didn't you come to Canada 5yrs ago i thought you where going to moose jaw with west can
Forum: Canada
Feb 24th 2012, 6:25 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 956
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: best place to get a Verizon phone

why has this been moved A lot Canadian trucker get Verizon phone and there may guys from UK coming over that don't know this this is the best and cheapest way to get a cell phone that works in USA...
Forum: Canada
Feb 24th 2012, 6:45 am
Replies: 4
Views: 956
Posted By perkinsgap

best place to get a Verizon phone

Where is the best place to get a Verizon contact phone?.
And what phones are good now days?
how much did you have to pay up front ?
what about internet for laptop what the best deal?

thx
Forum: Trucking
Feb 22nd 2012, 3:46 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,170
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Advice about PR card

our well not to worry about it now I just got off phone to CIC and there sending my Card out today to my local CIC office so that as taken less then 2 weeks for them to put it though. so hopefully...
Forum: Trucking
Feb 21st 2012, 5:04 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,170
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Advice about PR card

Thx rob, yes Dave but my card ran out last sept if you send off for it b4 your card runs out keep it and when you go to get new one there take it from you then as you need to go to the cic centre I...
Feb 15th 2012, 7:13 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 720
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: help with PR card

I could cross anywhere I drive all over US I could be in the US once a week 4 days at a time
Feb 15th 2012, 6:05 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 720
Posted By perkinsgap

help with PR card

I am returning to long haul trucking and have bought myself a truck but my
PR card has expired and I have sent off for my new one I have even got a flight ticket with the hope it will speed things...
Forum: Trucking
Feb 15th 2012, 1:58 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,170
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Advice about PR card

on cic website it says 133 working days but like I said if you have proof of travel they can fast track it. I got a flight on march 7th into US so I hope to have it back b4 then. I am not going to...
Forum: Trucking
Feb 15th 2012, 12:45 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,170
Posted By perkinsgap

Advice about PR card

well its been a long time since I posted on here.

I am returning to long haul trucking and have bought myself a truck but my
PR card has expired and I have sent off for my new one I have even...
Sep 6th 2010, 12:00 am
Replies: 78
Views: 14,629
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Anyone returned home from Canada

Lucky my jack Russell still in Canada a friend was looking after him till the 6 mths was up so i will see him on friday for the frist time since june 6th i can't wait he travels with me in the truck...
Sep 3rd 2010, 5:38 pm
Replies: 292
Views: 24,148
Posted By perkinsgap

Re: Scared of Making Wrong Decision

Will i returned to uk to southampton and it was wrong i am about to return to Canada and can't wait i am going to have to leave my wife and kids in uk till i have enough money for them to return...
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