Heavy Truck Driver Resume Samples

A Heavy Truck Driver will drive heavy trucks and transport goods from one place to another. The job duties and tasks mentioned on the Heavy Truck Driver Resume include the following – delivering goods through heavy truck, loading and unloading cargo, taking orders for new delivery, driving long distances; filling up fuel and cleaning trucks, monitoring road conditions, watching for traffic congestion, following applicable traffic laws; keeping log of activities, planning routes using maps and satellite tracking; transporting hazardous materials carefully, and reporting serious mechanical problems to supervisors.

Employers hire candidates with CDL and the following skills – the ability to drive safely, driving skills, knowledge of route logistics, vehicle maintenance skills, and strong physical stamina to drive for long hours. Drivers need at least a high school diploma and Commercial driver’s license to drive heavy trucks.

Heavy Truck Driver Resume example

Heavy Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Over 10 years of Logistic and Supply Chain Operation. Highly skilled in inventory management Extensive knowledge of shipping and receiving and compliance documentation.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel.

Description :

    1. Operated tractor-trailer system with van, flatbed, and tanker trailers.
    2. Supervised ten drivers in OM staging areas and hub areas.
    3. Coordinated customs clearance, gate pass, port release, and line haul with the appropriate government and commercial organizations.
    4. Checked vehicle operations and supported/assisted in making inspections as required.
    5. Army personnel and Transportation Operations.
    6. Point-of-contact between site foreman and hub.
    7. Performed pre-operational checks and inspections on all assigned equipment Maintained daily disposal logs and accounts.
    8. Coordinated between labor elements of presence of hazardous materials in refuse Maintained logs of disposition of Hazardous material Fuel Distribution System Operator.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Education


Sr. Heavy Truck Driver Resume

Headline : Ability to direct complex projects from concept to full operational status. Goal-oriented individual with strong leadership capabilities.

Skills : Adaptability, Good work ethic, Mechanical work on vehicles.

Description :

    1. Read and interpret instructions and documentation and planned work activities.
    2. Assists in the development of transportation plans, policies, and procedures necessary to provide support in the areas of services as a Transportation Coordinator.
    3. Assist in the development of strategies to improve the transportation of personnel.
    4. Generate daily reports regarding coordination of logistic duties and personnel.
    5. Participated in Activity Hazard Analysis (AHA) and Total Safety Task Instruction (TSTI) focusing on loading/unloading, proper ground guide procedures, and safety procedures and policies.
    6. Read and interpret instructions and documentation and plan work activities.
    7. Deliver high dollar loads of a variety of freight to various businesses and warehouses throughout the 48 States.
    8. Maintain shipping documents, as well as inspections and light maintenance to ensure the safety of the equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Transportation


Asst. Heavy Truck Driver Resume

Headline : Experienced logistical and transporter with a combination of eight years in the industry. Expertise in accountability, leadership, and all matters of supply management and programs associated with supply and distribution.

Skills : Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Drove the truck with a capacity greater than fourteen tons to transport materials to and from specified destinations.
    2. Conducted daily pre and post-trip inspections.
    3. Applied knowledge of commercial driving regulations and area roads.
    4. Maintained truck log, according to state and federal regulations.
    5. Maintained telephone or radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
    6. Inspected truck equipment and supplies, such as tires, lights, brakes, oil, and water per DOT regulations.
    7. Received instructions from a general foreman, planned work activities, operated company vehicles of up to 30 tons to move materials, tools, and equipment to and from work sites in the Iraq war zone.
    8. Operated heavy combination vehicles as a part of military convoys moving supplies and equipment throughout the Iraq war zone.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Heavy Truck Driver III Resume

Summary : Able to drive an articulating haul truck and run several other pieces of earth moving'equipment. Very good driver with a clean driving record. Forklift and pallet jack and also order stock to fill shelves.

Skills : Fork Lift Operator, Heavy Truck Driver, Class 8 Roll Off Truck Operator.

Description :

    1. Collected money from customers and recorded transactions.
    2. Inspected loads to ensure safe and secure cargo.
    3. Followed special cargo related procedures, such as checking refrigeration systems for frozen food's or providing food or water for livestock.
    4. Performed basic vehicle maintenance tasks such as adding oil, fuel or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
    5. Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    6. Drove trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor- trailer combinations to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
    7. Checked all load related documentation for completeness and accuracy.
    8. Inventoried and Inspected goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Driver

Heavy Truck Driver II Resume

Summary : To contribute strong leadership, and communications skills; while expanding work experience in a challenging position that allows future advancement and growth.

Skills : How To Operate Yard Goat.

Description :

    1. Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, ships, or containers, by hand or using trucks, tractors, or other equipment.
    2. Attach identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information.
    3. Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
    4. Stack cargo in locations such as transit sheds or in holds of ships as directed, using pallets or cargo boards.
    5. Record numbers of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets.
    6. Install protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported.
    7. Direct spouts and position receptacles, such as bins, carts, or containers so they can be loaded.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Heavy Truck Driver I Resume

Summary : To secure independent contracts with growing and reputable companies as an independent contractor delivery driver where my enhanced experience and strong work ethic will be best utilized.

Skills : Truck/ warehouse.

Description :

    1. Operated truck with a capacity of more than three tons to transport building materials to and from specified destinations.
    2. Loaded and unloaded cargo from truck as well as on and off trailers by hand and with the assistance of a forklift.
    3. Cleaned and inspected truck to ensure efficiency and maintenance of vehicle equipment and supplies in the areas of brakes, fuel, oil, headlights, tires, and water.
    4. Positioned blocks and tightened straps around materials to secure cargo during transit.
    5. Verified accuracy of inventory counts at all points of delivery.
    6. Adhered to company and Florida Department of Transportation safety regulations.
    7. Prepared and reviewed invoices with customers and obtained shipper and receiver authorizations/signatures.
    8. Collected payment from customers for delivered goods.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
D.A.

Heavy Truck Driver/Coordinator Resume

Headline : Exceptional organizational skills, able to integrate details and coordinate implied tasks to accomplish time sensitive projects, while depicting professionalism and confidence. Effective communication skills, both oral and written. Comfortable working with all levels of management.

Skills : 7 years operating concrete boom pumps.

Description :

    1. Maintain travel logs and schedules to meet Department of Defense specifications.
    2. Delivered material throughout Afghanistan with zero accidents.
    3. Perform repair and troubleshooting, as well as preventative maintenance on equipment.
    4. Operated and performed routine maintenance on military trucks.
    5. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    6. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    7. Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
    8. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diesel Mechanics

Heavy Truck Driver/Operator Resume

Objective : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : Jack Of All Trades, Customer Service, Communication, Flexibility, Calming Nature And Leadership.

Description :

    1. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    2. Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
    3. Inspect loads to ensure that cargo is secure.
    4. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    5. Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
    6. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    7. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    8. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Heavy Truck Driver Resume

Summary : In search of development opportunities in transportation, to overcome skills and experiences, with expectations of professional growth and greater responsibilities basing in performance.

Skills : Electrical work, mechanic on used cars, and trailer,. truck driving, loading and unloading.

Description :

    1. An industry leader in Liquid Bulk Specialty Chemical Transportation.
    2. Ensured operational readiness of trucks and equipment.
    3. Developed vehicle maintenance schedules ensuring optimum equipment reliability.
    4. Conducted annual equipment testing, inspections, maintained and audited records.
    5. Performed staff evaluations and exercised for safety equipment proficiency.
    6. Handled safety investigations, performed environmental reporting, and coordinated hazardous waste collection and disposal operations.
    7. Selected to participate in Emergency First Responder's Team.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Heavy Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Heavy Truck Driver with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Fork lift operator, Heavy Truck Driver, Class 8 roll off truck operator.

Description :

    1. Drives truck with capacity of more than 3 tons to transport and deliver cargo, materials, or damaged vehicle.
    2. Maintains radio or telephone contact with base or supervisor to receive instructions or be dispatched to new location.
    3. Maintains truck log according to state and federal regulations.
    4. Keeps record of materials and products transported.
    5. Position blocks and ties rope around items to secure cargo for transport.
    6. Operates equipment on vehicle to load, unload, or disperse cargo or materials.
    7. Assists in loading and unloading truck manually Trains new drivers in procedures, paperwork, driving, tie downs, tarping, border crossing procedures, and safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
License