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

Objective : Well-organized and efficient. Skilled at organizing complex projects, defining project priorities, and delegating tasks. Honest, friendly, outstanding communication skills.

Skills : Sales Management.

Description :

    1. Followed special procedures related to specific cargo, such as checking refrigeration systems while carrying frozen foods.
    2. Secured cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders and covers.
    3. Operated equipment such as truck cab computers, CB radios and telephones to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors and other drivers.
    4. Drove trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes, in order to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
    5. Cranked trailer landing gear up and down to safely secure vehicles.
    6. Maintained logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    7. 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.
    8. Read and interpreted maps in order to determine vehicle routes.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate In Air Brake Certified


Professional Truck Driver II Resume

Summary : A self motivated 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, Aouto.

Description :

    1. Ensure timely delivery of regional freight to numerous locations.
    2. Keeping daily computer electronic logs of travel.
    3. Responsible for maintaining a (G.O.A.L) of good safety.
    4. Safety-conscious Truck Driver with 3 years of experience transporting and delivering freight throughout the United States.
    5. Demonstrated capacity to ensure delivery within specified timeframes; assist with load/unload process and promote customer loyalty and retention.
    6. Solid track record achieving efficient transportation operations of goods and light hazardous materials while maintaining compliance with federal, state, and municipal regulations.
    7. Outstanding safety and driving records; sustain record of zero preventable accidents and proactively perform vehicle and equipment checks.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Professional Truck Driver/Bus Driver Resume

Objective : Conscientious Class A (Hazmat/Tanker) Truck Driver knowledgeable about DOT safety regulations and efficient route planning. Accident-free safe driver with clean MVR with no violations. Dependable, hard-working with over 5 years of experience in Oilfield Frac Division. Safety-focused and dedicated Machine Operator with 25 years industrial experience.

Skills : Proper lifting technique, Attention to detail, fast paced work environments, as well as the ability to make on the spot decisions.

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 vehicle at all times.
    6. Hooked and unhooked trailers from the tractor.
    7. Maintained records required for compliance with state and federal regulations.
    8. Transported freight from origin to destination in a safe and timely manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma In General Study

Professional Truck Driver/Commercial Driver Resume

Objective : To obtain a position as a professional truck driver with an organization that values my 16 years experience with zero accidents or injuries, 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.

Description :

    1. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    2. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    3. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    4. Operate 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. Check all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
    7. Read and interpret maps to determine vehicle routes.
    8. Arrive for pick up of freight in a timely manner and deliver product at scheduled delivery times.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA

Professional Truck Driver/Driver Helper Resume

Summary : Goal-oriented, dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals. I work hard, yet smart and very fast learner with a lot of experience in Customer Service and Sales. I have a very diverse work history. I KNOW I can adapt to most any type of situation of work, customer problems, or any life in general situations. I get along well with co-workers, cutomers, and people in general from all walks of life.

Skills : Customer Service, Route Planning, Reconcilation, 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 awardsand bonuses while employed with company.
    5. Appointed to one of the company most productive and higher revenue routes.
    6. Proven track record of getting it done in crunch time.
    7. Skills Used Demostrated great customer service skills, excellent periphals use, route planning, and revenue collections.
    8. Maintained excellent records of log books while employed.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Computer Science

Professional Truck Driver III Resume

Objective : A confident professional eager to learn new technologies. Will provide strong customer service skills; friendly, approachable and motivated with a strong work ethic. Comfortable with 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 condition of vehicle and inspections of tires, lights, brakes, fluids and general maintenance.

Skills : Forklift.

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.
    8. Enforced safety, health and security rules & procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Religion

Professional Truck Driver I Resume

Summary : Professional Truck driver with more than 13 years of experience, a clean record, and accident free. Seasoned capability to establish and maintain effective working relationship 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. Ensure timely delivery of products across the Florida/Georgia/South Carolina region.
    2. Responsible for unloading merchandise using truck mounted forklift.
    3. Track and maintain driver logs in accordance with Hours-of-Service laws and regulations.
    4. Train new driver employees on an as needed basis.
    5. Perform other daily driving duties; inspection of the tractor/ trailer for mechanical issues to ensure a safe operation, complete minor repairs when required.
    6. Plan weekly delivery routes to ensure use of best route, best time of day to travel in certain areas, and nature of the terrain to obtain most concise and safe travel time.
    7. Strong capability for reading and understanding maps using the Internet or GPS in order to guarantee compliance with truck restricted areas and find most efficient route.
    8. Ability to interact and maintain good relationships with dispatchers and customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Computer Science

Professional Truck Driver II 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.

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. Reported all accidents, damage and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
    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
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Professional Truck Driving

Professional Truck Driver/Delivery Driver Resume

Headline : To obtain a full time 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 : Skilled in operating line equipment, Highly skilled.

Description :

    1. Check 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. 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. Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
    6. Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
    7. Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
    8. Obtain 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

Jr. 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 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.

Description :

    1. Transport refrigerated temperature sensitive and dry van cargo to various companies to include Kraft, Tyson Foods, Purdue, Sysco, and Walmart.
    2. Comprehensive understanding of the Department of Transportation (DOT) Regulations to ensure safe and regulated transport of refrigerated and dry van goods.
    3. Follows established ISO (International Organization of Standardization) quality operating procedures.
    4. Ensures accurate and timely pickups and delivery by analyzing a map to develop trip plans.
    5. Conduct daily maintenance inspections of the semi-truck to ensure that it is in a safe drive-able condition to include the trailer passes random DOT inspections.
    6. Volunteered for long-haul operations, remained out on assignments for periods averaging 6 weeks.
    7. Maintain logs to reflect shipments picked up and delivered on time pertaining to specific load assignments and other administrative paperwork.
    8. successfully work in a fast-paced deadline oriented environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Human Resource Management

Sr. Professional Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Conscientious Class A (Hazmat/Tanker) Truck Driver knowledgeable about DOT safety regulations and efficient route planning. Accident-free safe driver with clean MVR with no violations. Dependable, hard-working with over 5 years of experience in Oilfield Frac Division. Safety-focused and dedicated Machine Operator with 25 years industrial experience.

Skills : Manuever 63' Of Tractor And Trailer Locally And Long Haul. Excellent At Map Reading, Punctuality, Customer Service, Night Driving And Troubleshooting.

Description :

    1. Perform basic maintenance tasks such as adding fuel, oil, washer fluid, and radiator fluid, or perform minor repairs.
    2. Load and unload trucks, or help loading and unloading, operating any special-loading related equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary.
    3. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    4. Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
    5. Maintain logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status.
    6. Manuever truck into loading and unloading positions, follow signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    7. Secure cargo using, ropes, straps, and locking bars.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Commercial Driver's License

Professional Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Well-organized and efficient. Skilled at organizing complex projects, defining project priorities, and delegating tasks. Honest, friendly, outstanding communication skills.

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

Description :

    1. Followed special procedures related to specific cargo, such as checking refrigeration systems while carrying frozen foods.
    2. Secured cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders and covers.
    3. Operated equipment such as truck cab computers, CB radios and telephones to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors and other drivers.
    4. Drove trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes, in order to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
    5. Cranked trailer landing gear up and down to safely secure vehicles.
    6. Maintained logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    7. 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.
    8. Read and interpreted maps in order to determine vehicle routes.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate In Air Brake Certified