Local Driver Resume Samples

A Local Driver will typically transport materials and goods among retail centers, distribution and manufacturing outlets. The other duties are listed on the Local Driver Resume as follows – inspecting the vehicles for detecting mechanical issues, ensuring basic repair work and safe operations; driving long distances to deliver goods, loading and unloading cargo; recording cargo deliveries; refuelling and cleaning vehicles; reporting road incidents to dispatchers; following traffic laws; inspecting trucks and recording issues; following accident procedures; planning routes using GPS systems; and maintaining commercial drivers licence up to date.

The most sought-after skills for this role include the following – great physical stamina and endurance, ability to operate the electric lift, hand truck and pallet jacks; proficiency in using GPS and other routing systems; map reading and route planning expertise; and high level of composure. Formal education beyond a high school diploma is not required. Valid CDL is mandatory.

Local Driver Resume example

Local Driver Resume

Headline : To use years in manufacturing, retail, and transportation as a truck driver to make a difference in a situation suited to use knowledge and skills to the best of abilities.

Skills : Leadership Training, self motivated, Calm under pressure.

Description :

    1. Operate assigned vehicles and equipment in a safe manner, adhering to all City, State, and Federal traffic laws and motor carrier regulations, as well as, observing all Company Safety rules and safety procedures.
    2. Make all deliveries within the time parameters set by management, making certain that all merchandise delivered is accurate and in good condition.
    3. Prepare daily trip report listing planned stop sequence.
    4. Conduct daily vehicle inspection, collect all C.O.D.'s as directed Fill orders in accordance to all information and instructions as provided on the bill of lading (pick ticket).
    5. Check all filled orders to ensure order filling accuracy; check-in merchandise to verify orders have been filled correctly.
    6. Notify management or dispatch, prior to leaving dock, of any shorts or other issues as they may relate to an order.
    7. Stock freight and replenish stock locations.
    8. Unload truck after all deliveries have been made, putting customer returns/credits in designated return area.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Local Driver III Resume

Headline : Supervisory experience in manufacturing environments, i.e. shipping/receiving, inventory and product assembly. Experience in transportation, i.e. CDL Class A driver, line-haul, dump truck and security.

Skills : Shipping and Receiving, Vendor Management, Asset & Inventory Management, Computer Skills, Safety.

Description :

    1. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    2. Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
    3. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    4. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    5. Collect signatures on all BOL's for product delivered Operate equipment, such as truck cab computers, CB radios, and telephones, to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
    6. Check conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
    7. Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
    8. Couple or uncouple trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Local Driver II Resume

Headline : Truck Driver offering 20 years transporting and delivering freight throughout the United States in various industries. Possesses a strong work ethic and excellent driving record.

Skills : Basic Computer Skill.

Description :

    1. Safely loaded and unloaded deliveries according to size of load and content description.
    2. Submitted all delivery documentation in a timely manner.
    3. Maintained a daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
    4. Reported all accidents, damage and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
    5. Pushed and pulled dollies into place and cranked lever to raise and lower landing gear on semi-trailers.
    6. Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
    7. Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
    8. Operated delivery vans in accordance with company safety policies and procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Local Driver I Resume

Summary : Over 20 years in the transportation industry. Starting in a cargo van running pickups and deliveries and training drivers and moving up to a manager.

Skills : Administrative Support.

Description :

    1. Loaded and delivered product to customers.
    2. Checked vehicles to ensure mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment was in good working order.
    3. Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment were properly positioned.
    4. Collected delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
    5. Maintained logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    6. Reported vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    7. Secured cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Healthcare Management

Sr. Local Driver Resume

Headline : 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 : Master driver in military.

Description :

    1. Trained in safely operation of pneumatic tanker Transported deliveries locally.
    2. Maintained a daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
    3. Completed basic maintenance such as minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
    4. Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating conditions before, during and after trips.
    5. Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
    6. Established and maintained excellent customer relations.
    7. Answered customer questions regarding delivery promptly and accurately.
    8. Maintain current Class A CDL with Hazardous Materials and Double and Triple endorsements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Jr. Local Driver Resume

Objective : Over 14 years of tractor trailer experience. Hard worker, dedicated and willingness to learn.

Skills : Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Makes deliveries and pick-ups in a timely manner.
    2. Safely moves and positions inventory, supplies and equipment.
    3. Demonstrates orientation toward excellent customer service by conducting daily activities, communications, and interactions in a cooperative, positive, and professional manner.
    4. Orients customers in the rental equipment operation.
    5. Maintains required paperwork according to company policy, federal, state and provincial regulations.
    6. Knowledge in local, provincial, state and federal regulations and laws relative to safe and legal operation of a vehicle used for cargo transport.
    7. Ensure compliance with regulatory and company policies and procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Local Driver I Resume

Headline : 10+ years of experience of driving and delivering products for different companies. Experience with forklift, box trucks and vehicles with air brakes. Knowledgeable of safety regulations and procedures. Ability to plan and organize priorities.

Skills : Forklift operator, Electrician, Plumbing.

Description :

    1. Delivered product to and pick up product from specified locations.
    2. Developed and maintain an efficient routing system.
    3. Developed and maintain an organized and efficient loading and unloading system.
    4. loaded/unloaded merchandise according to customers' requests.
    5. Verified all items listed on the work order or sales ticket are loaded and delivered Provided the customer with an accurate product and sales information.
    6. Communicated safe storage and handling procedures to customers Presented a copy of each transaction to the customer after each delivery.
    7. Submitted trip report(s) to supervisor daily.
    8. Filled out trip report completely and accurately.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Education

Local Driver/Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Organized Truck Driver with proven track record of delivering within specified time frames. Customer-focused and strong communicator with the ability to effectively interact with others. Quick learner with management skills.

Skills : Operation of Various Machines.

Description :

    1. Inspected tires, lights, brakes and gas, oil and water levels.
    2. Dropped and hooked trailers and changed the configuration of equipment when necessary.
    3. Inspected vehicle and immediately reported any defects to a supervisor.
    4. Mail safely according to all federal, state and local rules and regulations.
    5. Loaded and unloaded freight to assure safety and minimize risk of damage and dangerous conditions.
    6. Completed basic maintenance such as minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
    7. Maintained a daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In Government

Associate Local Driver Resume

Summary : CDL Class A Tanker endorsement 3.5 Years experience with dry van, dump trailer, tanker flat bed and refrigerated product.

Skills : Diesel Tech, Welding, Automotive Tech and Black Smith.

Description :

    1. Included but not limited too, Run truck and tractor trailer unit to deliver building products to customer within distribution territory.
    2. Load, handle and transport materials and heavy cargo safely.
    3. Investigate safety loads to correct materials loaded on trailer.
    4. Deliver material to destinations, unload materials and complete paperwork.
    5. Direct customer queries to location management.
    6. Manage vehicle in safe operating condition required by DOT.
    7. Manage logs and records as per DOT regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Transportation

Local Driver Resume

Summary : Followed by seven years as a local delivery driver. A short stint with pneumatic trailers running round trip from Woodward to Tulsa and return daily, also hauling flat bed trailers for the oilfield production if and when the opportunity would arise.

Skills : Haz-Mat With Tankers, Doubles And Triples.

Description :

    1. Organizing the movement and tracking of trailers between warehouses.
    2. Working with loading and unloading crews and all with differing schedules.
    3. Over seeing the movement and maintenance of empty trailers.
    4. Picking up runs when needed or when fellow drivers are over on drive time.
    5. Keeping a running log on movements between points of ports.
    6. Regular over all safety inspections on equipment.
    7. On going monthly on line safety education and meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
CDL Class A