Professional Truck Driver Resume Samples

The basic duty of a Professional Truck Driver is to transport goods from one place to another using heavy trucks or tractor-trailer trucks. A Professional Truck Driver Resume gives a glimpse of the following duties and tasks – loading and unloading cargo, recording the amount and type of cargo being transported, delivering goods while operating trucks, taking new orders, driving long distances, maintaining vehicle in working condition, monitoring road conditions, following accident procedures in case of any accidents; and reporting serious mechanical issues to supervisor.

The most sought-after skills for the occupation include – physical stamina to move and lift heavy items, good knowledge of local and highway roads and routes; ability to use GPS and navigation systems, safe driving skills, maneuvering skills, and ability to follow traffic rules and regulations. Formal education is not compulsory, however, a valid license earned from a professional driving school is mandatory.

Professional Truck Driver Resume example

Professional Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Developed and maintained community/business contacts and participate with industry advisory committee to promote interaction among students and practitioners, assure the program curriculum remains a current reflection of job market skill requirements and to facilitate placement of students.

Skills : Sales Management, Communication, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Followed special procedures related to specific cargo, such as checking refrigeration systems while carrying frozen foods.
    2. Enforced safety, health, and security rules & procedures.
    3. Reported all accidents, damage, and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
    4. Evaluated students on a recurrent basis to provide timely indications of students progress toward competencies and knowledge required for successful completion of the program.
    5. Provided academic, personal, and behavioral counseling and counseling referrals to students to support their successful completion of program requirements. 
    6. Collaborated with District administration and Student Service representatives to devise appropriate intervention measures to effect maximum student retention and program completion.
    7. Maintained up-to-date records of student attendance, academic progress, and grades as required by District policy and certification agencies. 
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          0-2 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Entry Level
          Education
          Education
          GED


          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Summary : A self motivated Professional Truck Driver professional, with strong personal and work ethics. I am seeking an opportunity to contribute high quality work experience and expertise in the areas of problem solving and decision making techniques.

          Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Transportation, Managing SKills.

          Description :

            1. Ensured timely delivery of regional freight to numerous locations.
            2. Kept daily computer electronic logs of travel.
            3. Responsible for maintaining a (G.O.A.L) of good safety.
            4. Demonstrated capacity to ensure delivery within specified timeframes; assist with load/unload process and promote customer loyalty and retention.
            5. Solid track record achieving efficient transportation operations of goods and light hazardous materials while maintaining compliance with federal, state, and municipal regulations.
            6. Transported freight from origin to destination in a safe and timely manner.
            7. Arrived for pick up of freight in a timely manner and deliver the product at scheduled delivery times.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          Diploma


          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Objective : Participated in projects/assignments in support of the campus or program, as assigned, which might include activities such as: assistance with CTSO activities/competitions, attendance at school events, performing monitoring duty in assigned area, etc.

          Skills : Attention to detail, Management SKills, MS Office.

          Description :

            1. Coordinated daily delivery schedules based on customer schedules, peak delivery times, and alternate routes.
            2. Processed shipment documents neatly and efficiently for each load.
            3. Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
            4. Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to a set checklist.
            5. Retained valid proof of insurance and registration in the vehicle at all times.
            6. Hooked and unhooked trailers from the tractor.
            7. Maintained records required for compliance with state and federal regulations.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          0-2 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Entry Level
          Education
          Education
          High School Diploma

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Objective : To obtain a position as a professional Professional Truck Driver/Bus Driver with an organization that values my 16 years of experience with zero accidents or injuries, a strong commitment to safety with the transportation of freight and hazardous materials, a track record of effective communication, and adaptation to variable shifts to accommodate business needs.

          Skills : Forklift Operator, Communication SKills, Truck Diver.

          Description :

            1. Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
            2. Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
            3. Maintained logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
            4. Operated equipment, such as truck cab computers, CB radios, and telephones, to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
            5. Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
            6. Checked all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
            7. Read and interpreted maps to determine vehicle routes.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Junior
          Education
          Education
          BA

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Summary : Interpreted and implemented policies in a manner consistent with the interests of the District. Provided advice and consultation to executive management as requested. Investigate and resolve issues, as needed, represent the department and District in a professional manner to all.

          Skills : Customer Service, Route Planning, Reconciliation, Computer Repair And Installation, And Defensive Driving.

          Description :

            1. Responsible for the delivery of bulk meats and condiments via, 48-foot trailers, 36-foot trailers, and 11 ton to bulk distribution centers, grocery chains, and local meat markets.
            2. Responsible for the safe operation of all vehicles operated.
            3. Responsible for the pickup of bulk supplies and meats via manifest and verbal instructions.
            4. Achieved numerous safe driving awards and bonuses while employed with the company.
            5. Appointed to one of the company's most productive and higher revenue routes.
            6. Used great customer service skills, excellent peripheral use, route planning, and revenue collections.
            7. Maintained excellent records of logbooks while employed.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          BS

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Objective : A confident Professional Truck Driver III professional eager to learn new technologies. Will provide strong customer service skills; friendly, approachable, and motivated with a strong work ethic. Comfortable with a flexible work schedule, being on feet for long periods, and small crawl spaces. Ability to operate and drive vehicles to transport equipment and material, as well as overseeing conditions of vehicle and inspections of tires, lights, brakes, fluids, and general maintenance.

          Skills : Operating Skills, Multitasking, MS Office.

          Description :

            1. Performed preventive maintenance on equipment, including pre, inter, and post-trip inspections.
            2. Created and maintained activity log journals, maintenance, and tanker reports.
            3. Monitored and maintained acid levels & filled levels for job site completion.
            4. Responsible for the setup, connection, and operation of acid tanks including the repair of leaks and pump failures.
            5. Operated various types of equipment including 18 wheelers, frac pumps, blenders, hydro, acid tanks, Passenger bus, and pickup trucks.
            6. Responsible for equipment setup and breakdown including unloading/loading 6' - 10' hoses.
            7. Assessed county maps to ensure the ability to deliver to off-road sites.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          BS

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Summary : Professional Truck Driver I with more than 13 years of experience, a clean record, and accident-free. Seasoned capability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with managers, employees, and clients, while working harmoniously and collaboratively as part of a work team. Customer service skills with great ability to exchange information clearly and concisely. Self-motivated, passionate, and eager to face new challenges building upon career achievement.

          Skills : Class A License, Computer Skills, System Administration.

          Description :

            1. Ensured timely delivery of products across the Florida/Georgia/South Carolina region.
            2. Responsible for unloading merchandise using a truck-mounted forklift.
            3. Tracked and maintained driver logs in accordance with Hours-of-Service laws and regulations.
            4. Trained new driver employees on an as-needed basis.
            5. Performed other daily driving duties; inspection of the tractor/ trailer for mechanical issues to ensure a safe operation, complete minor repairs when required.
            6. Planned weekly delivery routes to ensure the use of the best route, the best time of day to travel in certain areas, and nature of the terrain to obtain the most concise and safe travel time.
            7. Ability to interact and maintain good relationships with dispatchers and customers.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          7-10 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Management
          Education
          Education
          MS

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

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

          Skills : OTR 53' Truck Driving. Multitasking, Data Entry.

          Description :

            1. Transported refrigerated deliveries for their Farmland Dedicated client.
            2. Dropped and hooked as well as live load and unload trailers and changed the configuration of equipment when necessary.
            3. Correctly marked invoices and clearly noted returns and shorts.
            4. Submitted all delivery documentation in a timely manner.
            5. Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during, and after trips.
            6. Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
            7. Operated delivery vans in accordance with company safety policies and procedures.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          0-2 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Entry Level
          Education
          Education
          G.E.D

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Headline : To obtain a full-time Professional Truck Driver position where I can utilize my knowledge, technological skills, and experiences. I am a very highly motivated person who takes pride in the work that I do and that I have accomplished.

          Skills : Operating Skills, Transportation SKills, MS Office.

          Description :

            1. Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is safe Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
            2. Collected delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions, and routes.
            3. Reported vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
            4. Secured cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chains, binders, or covers.
            5. Driven trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
            6. Driven trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
            7. Obtained receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          Bachelor Of Science

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Objective : Outstanding supervisor of operations with over 10 years in distribution and logistics. Excel at monitoring the quality and efficiency of storage and transportation. Skilled in the coordination of an order cycle and allocation of staff resources. Ensuring operational excellence. Extremely knowledgeable of health and safety standards. Exceptional leadership, time, and project management.

          Skills : Microsoft Office, Truck Driver, Multitasking.

          Description :

            1. Transported refrigerated temperature-sensitive and dry van cargo to various companies to include Kraft, Tyson Foods, Purdue, Sysco, and Walmart.
            2. Followed and established ISO (International Organization of Standardization) quality operating procedures.
            3. Ensured accurate and timely pickups and delivery by analyzing a map to develop trip plans.
            4. Conducted daily maintenance inspections of the semi-truck to ensure that it is in a safe driveable condition to include the trailer passes random DOT inspections.
            5. Volunteered for long-haul operations, remained out on assignments for periods averaging 6 weeks.
            6. Maintained logs to reflect shipments picked up and delivered on time pertaining to specific load assignments and other administrative paperwork.
            7. successfully worked in a fast-paced deadline-oriented environment.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Junior
          Education
          Education
          GED

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Objective : Seeking an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

          Skills : Night Driving And Troubleshooting, MS Office.

          Description :

            1. Performed basic maintenance tasks such as adding fuel, oil, washer fluid, and radiator fluid, or perform minor repairs.
            2. Loaded and unloaded trucks, or help loading and unloading, operating any special-loading related equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary.
            3. Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
            4. Followed appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
            5. Maintained logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status.
            6. Maneuvered truck into loading and unloading positions, follow signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
            7. Secured cargo using, ropes, straps, and locking bars.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          High School Diploma

          Professional Truck Driver Resume

          Objective : Motivated and highly productive administrative professional with a research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and clients through outstanding interpersonal skills.

          Skills : Management, Customer Service, Employee Relations, Integration, Contracts, Microsoft Office.

          Description :

            1. Secured cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chains, binders, and covers.
            2. Operated equipment such as truck cab computers, CB radios, and telephones to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, and other drivers.
            3. Drove trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes, in order to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
            4. Cranked trailer landing gear up and down to safely secure vehicles.
            5. Maintained logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
            6. Maneuvered trucks into loading and unloading positions, following signals from loading crew as needed and checked that vehicle position was correct and any special loading equipment was properly positioned.
            7. Read and interpreted maps in order to determine vehicle routes.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          0-2 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Entry Level
          Education
          Education
          GED