Long Haul Truck Driver Resume Samples

A Long Haul Truck Driver will take the responsibility of transporting materials and goods from one place to another. A successful Long Haul Truck Driver Resume identifies the following duties and tasks – operating a tractor-trailer for delivering goods and materials around the country; safely operating and maneuvering large vehicles, making deliveries throughout the country, planning routes and schedules; maintaining driving records; inspecting the vehicle and detecting potential issues or defects; maintaining the vehicle in good working condition, coordinating activities with dispatchers to ensure delivery timelines and schedules are maintained.

Workers or drivers for this role should depict the following skills – clean driving records and the ability to safely drive for long hours, ability to plan the most efficient routes and make adjustments based on the road conditions; physical endurance to drive overnight and across the country; and an education up to a high school level. A commercial driver’s license is mandatory.

Long Haul Truck Driver Resume example

Long Haul Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Driving truck for over 12 years. Worked as a laborer and painter in the past. Operate quite a bit of machinery. Currently employed as a driver.

Skills : Driver, Operator.

Description :

    1. Ensured the safe storage and proper packaging of all supplies prior to transportation -Checked that the deliveries/supplies were in accurate quantity and quality and subsequently loaded stock/merchandise onto the truck.
    2. Ensured proper cleanliness of interior/exterior of truck at all times.
    3. Reported all malfunctions to supervisors - Monitored performance of vehicle to prevent the possible chance of break down in the middle of the transfer process, leading to serious loss.
    4. Ensured the trucks were in working and proper condition before starting any journey.
    5. Maintained the truck in proper condition by scheduling timely service and repairs.
    6. Documented all important details and fuel costs throughout the journey and presented them to supervisor at close of trip.
    7. Perform proper pre-trip inspection of vehicle prior to trip and post-trip inspection upon return.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Technical Diploma


Sr. Long Haul Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Motivated problem-solver with six years of demonstrated ability to supervise, lead, follow and serve in all aspects of operations, while also being responsible for the training of subordinate personnel.

Skills : Crew Supervisor, Inventory Management, Customer Relationship Management, Sales.

Description :

    1. Operated a tractor-trailer equipped with 53 foot refrigerated trailer.
    2. Maintained daily communication, with dispatcher, read and understood bill of lading to determine assignment.
    3. Observed loading or unloading of freight, sometimes assisted in loading and unloading freight.
    4. Fastened load locks or load straps in order to secure load inside trailer during transit.
    5. Inspected and serviced truck daily with oil, fuel, and radiator fluid, and made sure all grease points were serviced to maintain safe operation of tractor-trailer.
    6. Obtained receivers signature or collected payment for services upon delivery.
    7. Safely drove tractor-trailer combination, applying knowledge of safe commercial driving regulations, and habits to transport and deliver products or materials, usually over long distance.
    8. Safely maneuvered truck into; loading docks, parking lots, truck stops and safely operated along, roads and interstates that were sometimes heavily congested.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Driver


Jr. Long Haul Truck Driver Resume

Objective : 15+ years of leadership, management, and team building experience. Ability to take on projects from the beginning and follow them through to completion successfully. Goal-oriented individual with strong leadership capabilities.

Skills : Welding, Driver.

Description :

    1. Delivered goods and services to a variety of customers from the east and west coast of the United States.
    2. Managed the processing of the Bill of Laden for customer's goods and services.
    3. Communicated with the dispatcher for load plans, route plans, and delays.
    4. Possessed a working knowledge of all highway and local travel routes.
    5. Maintained records such as vehicle logs, records of cargo, and billing statements in accordance with regulations.
    6. Performed emergency repairs such as installing light bulbs, fuses, tire chains, and spark plugs.
    7. Able to do basic maintenance on trucks, perform regular inspections and maintain driver logs according to regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Driver

Lead Long Haul Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Professional commercial CDL class A Driver. Twenty six years of driving experience. No accidents with a Commercial Vehicle, ever. Retired Municipal Police Officer. Nine years and five months of service before getting injured in the line of duty.

Skills : Customer Service Skills.

Description :

    1. Delivered specialized products, including fire engines and tractors as an international flatbed driver.
    2. Researched and developed bearing and power transmission product solutions for a diverse clientele.
    3. Wrote and delivered accurate, detailed technical quotations and proposals within required time frames.
    4. Worked closely with maintenance, engineering, and purchasing staff to develop sales.
    5. Served as liaison between clients and suppliers on technical and production requirements.
    6. Managed sales, inventory, and office staff of full line industrial distributor.
    7. Oversaw 24-hour emergency troubleshooting and expediting services.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Long Haul Truck Driver III Resume

Objective : Conscientious Truck Driver knowledgeable about DOT safety regulations and efficient route planning. Accident-free safe driver with clean MVR with no violations.

Skills : Driving Trucks, Running A Skidder And Excavator, Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Processed shipment documents neatly and efficiently for each load.
    2. Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
    3. Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to a set checklist.
    4. Submitted reports on the condition of the truck at the end of each trip.
    5. Transported freight from origin to destination in a safe and timely manner.
    6. Operated tractor-trailer combinations, including doubles and triples.
    7. Operated a tractor-trailer combination in urban, suburban and rural environments and in all types of weather conditions.
    8. Connected air hoses and electrical lines, installed and removed tire chains and manually cranked dolly wheels.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

Long Haul Truck Driver II Resume

Objective : Efficient Truck Driver with 3+ years of experience transporting varying shipments on dry vans, flatbed trailers and reefers. Ensures properly loaded product for each delivery to reduce damages.

Skills : Electro-Mechanical, Troubleshooter.

Description :

    1. Driver-operator of articulated tankers and tube trailers.
    2. Transported, delivered and dispensed exact quantities of liquid oxygen, nitrogen and high pressure nitrogen over hundreds and even thousands of miles.
    3. Coordinate and perform vehicle preventative maintenance, inspections and repairs.
    4. Troubleshoot vehicle malfunctions and provide some mechanical work on trucks and tankers while on the road.
    5. Maintain safe vehicle and conditions in compliance with company and highway regulations.
    6. Prepared accident reports in compliance with company and OSHA safety requirements.
    7. Maintain trip logs reflecting customer locations and distance traveled and fuel costs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Driver

Long Haul Truck Driver I Resume

Objective : Truck Driver versed in DOT safety regulations, inspections, maintenance and on-time deliveries. Reliable and committed to getting to each location efficiently. Motivated Driver focused on efficiently and safely navigating routes to guarantee incident-free, on-time deliveries.

Skills : Outstanding communication skills.

Description :

    1. Transported deliveries locally and over the road.
    2. Safely loaded and unloaded deliveries according to size of load and content description.
    3. Submitted all delivery documentation in a timely manner.
    4. Maintained a daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
    5. Completed basic maintenance such as minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
    6. Reported all accidents, damage and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
    7. Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
    8. Established and maintained excellent customer relationships.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Long Haul Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Talented, experienced Clerical/ Administrative Assistant, seeking an entry level position with an established firm with the ability for advancement.

Skills : Appointment Scheduling, Word Perfect, Customer Service Skills, Time Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during, and after the trip.
    2. Transported deliveries locally and over the road.
    3. Submitted all delivery documentation in a timely manner.
    4. Maintained a daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
    5. Reported all accidents, damage, and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
    6. Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load, and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
    7. Attended and participated in all driver safety meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business Administration

Long Haul Truck Driver/Operator Resume

Headline : Motivated problem-solver with six years of demonstrated ability to supervise, lead, follow and serve in all aspects of operations, while also being responsible for the training of subordinate personnel.

Skills : Driver, Operator.

Description :

    1. Pre trip Simi truck checking oil, lights, electronic system, brakes, and other safety equipment.
    2. Communicate with dispatch at all times of emergency or late calls to pick up or drop offs.
    3. Pre trip trailers and make sure refrigeration unit was in working order.
    4. Six months no accidents tickets or minor back up problems.
    5. Kept truck in clean working order up to date with all paper work.
    6. Skills Used Ability to accele at a new job that was scary at first.
    7. Flexibility to lurn work with and understand computer systems and navigation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Commercial Driver License

Long Haul Truck Driver/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Trucker proficient at driving a broad range of commercial trucks that include box trucks, tankers, flat bed, 5-speed, 10-speed and 18-speed tractor trailers and vehicles with air brakes. Holds both Tanker and Hazardous Materials Endorsements. Conscientious Truck Driver knowledgeable about DOT safety regulations and efficient route planning and knowledge of dispatching.

Skills : Technician, Driver, Operator.

Description :

    1. Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to a set checklist.
    2. Hooked and unhooked trailers from the tractor.
    3. Submitted reports on the condition of the truck at the end of each trip.
    4. Maintained records required for compliance with state and federal regulations.
    5. Interacted with customers and vendors in a friendly and timely manner.
    6. Checked load accuracy and stability before each trip.
    7. Notified supervisor of any customer or delivery problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Business

Long Haul Truck Driver Resume

Headline : Accomplished processor with a proven ability to develop and implement practices that support the processing of a mortgage transaction pipeline in excess of 60+ loans. Respected and motivated to help achieve the goals of meeting transaction timelines to ensure a smooth and efficient mortgage closing. Keep up-to-date with changes in the industry through continuing professional education and subscribing to multiple industry resources.

Skills : Driver, Truck Driver.

Description :

    1. Maintained load accuracy and stability before each trip.
    2. Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections of all equipment.
    3. Hooked and unhooked trailers from the tractor and converter dollies.
    4. Maintained load bills of lading for each trip.
    5. Checked accuracy of hazmat paper work for required loads.
    6. Ensured placards were used when needed for hazmat loads.
    7. Kept up with log books until the company switched to electronic logs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma