Employer Profile - Bison Transport

Bison Transport is People Driven. One of Canada’s largest transport carriers, providing transport throughout North America. Services include: Truckload, Full-Service Logistics, Intermodal, Special Services, Fleet Operations, Yard Management, and Warehouse Distribution.

Bison is a Platinum Member of, Canada’s Best Managed Companies, and was named one of, Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, in 2013. We are proud to be the recipient of numerous awards including, The Safest Fleet in North America, many years running.

Bison’s Headquarters are located in, Winnipeg, MB. We also have facilities in, Mississauga ON, Calgary AB, Edmonton AB and Langley BC.  Bison encourages people and career development and offers Scholarship programs as well as a, New Graduate Program, to help you ‘steer your career’.

The company began with 18 tractors and 32 employees, and has built a reputation of stable growth over the years to arrive where it is today: a thriving business serving large well known customers, with over 1400 tractors, over 4000 trailer combinations including dry vans, converters, heaters and reefers and over 2600 professionals in driving, equipment maintenance, accounting and finance, human resources, information technology, marketing, safety, and more.

Mission:  Satisfied customers drive our success. Bison Transport builds and engages the most effective workforce in the transportation industry. We hire and retain the best people and we continually develop ourselves through training and mentoring. We foster a culture of respect, family, friendliness, professionalism, and the aggressive pursuit of success. We use our unique environment to deliver safe, reliable and innovative transportation services to our customers.

The Best Equipment... We are proud to have one of the most modern fleets on the road today.  All of our equipment is equipped with the latest technology.  Computer based control and management systems, automated manual transmissions, collision avoidance, satellite communication systems are just a few of the many innovations that Bison Transport embraces for efficiency and safety of our business.

Maintenance Technicians Going Above and Beyond...Bison Transport has the strictest maintenance and preventative maintenance program in the industry. This program eliminates delays in equipment outbound times and greatly reduces the risk of on the road breakdowns. Skilled Truck Tractor and Trailer Technicians are always in demand.  Developing, training, fostering and mentoring new technicians is a high priority.  Bison helps develop and train new technicians within our network with partnered local high schools, colleges and apprenticeship programs.  We also provide specific OEM training on our specialized equipment for our technicians.   We also identify and help further develop future careers for our staff.  Our maintenance team provides a positive work environment with a culture of safety, learning, efficiency and collaborative teamwork. 

Bison is a very family-oriented diverse culture. Organized company events such as Family Day, BBQs, potluck events, golf tournaments, charity drives including truck pulls, and much too numerous to mention throughout the year. Facilities are geared towards comfort and well-being including fitness facilities for our staff. Employees find employment with Bison very secure and rewarding.

www.bisontransport.com