Route Driver Resume Samples

A Route Driver will pick up and deliver supplies to customers. Even though the duties for the post vary based on the number of pickups and deliveries, the Route Driver Resume mentions the following common core tasks – transporting supplies and materials to assigned locations, loading and unloading materials, making sure the cargos are safely secured; checking with the dispatch team, maintaining logs; performing vehicle maintenance, checking vehicle fluid level and air pressure; and interacting with customers during pickups and deliveries.

Employers prefer to hire those demonstrating the following skills and abilities – exceptional driving skills, strong communication skills, and high level of physical fitness, mechanical skills to conduct minor repairs and maintenance tasks, the ability to use the navigation applications, good knowledge of local routes and organization skills. To get qualified for this driving post, a high school diploma and a CDL license will be required.

Route Driver Resume

Summary : 27+ years of experience as a route Driver. Seeking to obtain a position that will utilize my skills to create a successful work environment.

Skills : Time Management, Judgement And Decision Making, Critical Thinking, Equipment Maintenance, Active Listening, Complex, and Problem Solving.

Description :

  • Operating equipment to verify operational efficiency check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
  • Collecting delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
  • Maintaining logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Reporting vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Securing cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
  • Driving trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
  • Driving trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
  • Obtaining receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
  • Inventory and inspect goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS


Route Driver Supervisor IV Resume

Summary : 19+ years of experience as a Route Driver. Desire full-time employment for a well-established company in a position that would allow my experience and knowledge to show for future company advancements. I am no stranger to hard work, long hours, unusual requests, inclement weather, or difficult situations or customers. I don't mind working nights or weekends. I have a customer first attitude and take responsibility for my actions. I have the ability to find the balance between appeasing one client and not being late to the next. I enjoy a challenging work environment and haven't missed a day of work in over six years.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Map Point, Creating Reports Based On Historical Data, Strong Work Ethic, and Strong Leadership Qualities.

Description :

  • Conducting pre and post trip vehicle inspections set up pick-up routing that ensures a practical and economical route.
  • Maintaining demanding on time and safety ratings operated a semi-trailer to transport recycling products and skid steer in a safe and professional manner.
  • Preparing accident reports in compliance with company and OSHA safety requirements.
  • Transporting materials to and from various locations with a demonstrated ability to navigate heavy urban traffic.
  • Adhering to dot regulations and parking rules with no moving violations or parking tickets.
  • Verifying the unloading of shipments to avoid fraudulent claims of the missing product.
  • Reviewing invoices with customers and obtained shipper and receiver authorizations/signatures.
  • Maintaining trip logs reflecting customer locations, distance traveled and fuel costs.
  • Maintaining safe vehicle operating conditions in compliance with company and highway regulations.
  • Presenting customers with bills and receipts and collected payments for goods delivered.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS


Route Driver I Resume

Objective : 3 years of experience as a Route Driver. Seeking to work for a team orientated municipality or company to provide excellent customer service or product for the company.

Skills : Loader, Backhoe, Bobcat, Forklift, Skidsteers, Snowplowing Experience, Hydraulic, Pneumatic, Electrical Hand Tool Experience, Tractor Mower, Chainsaws, Operation Of Overhead, Cranes, Preventative Automotive, maintenance, Carpentry, Wiring, Electrical, and Building Maintenance.

Description :

  • Inspect and maintain vehicle supplies and equipment, such as gas, oil, water, tires, lights, or brakes, to ensure that vehicles are in proper working condition.
  • Drive vehicles with capacities under three tons to transport materials to and from specified destinations, such as railroad stations, plants, residences, offices, or within industrial yards.
  • Maintain records, such as vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements, in accordance with regulations.
  • Obey traffic laws and follow established traffic and transportation procedures.
  • Perform emergency repairs, such as changing tires or installing light bulbs, fuses, tire chains, or spark plugs.
  • Present bills and receipts and collect payments for goods delivered or loaded.
  • Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations to bases or other vehicles, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
  • Use and maintain the tools or equipment found on commercial vehicles, such as weighing or measuring devices.
  • Selected the most efficient routes in compliance with delivery instructions and fuel policy.
  • Completed a daily pre-trip inspection checklist before the first delivery of the day.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Account Manager/Route Driver Resume

Summary : 12 years of experience as a Route Driver. Seeking to obtain a career where I can contribute my experience skills, hardworking ability, and positive attitude.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Proficient In Delegating, Stocking, Assembly, Merchandise Display, Increasing Sales, Buyer Negotiations With Seller, Managing Cost Control, Quality Control, and Improvement.

Description :

  • Stocked machines and assisted customers in a facility where food is dispensed from coin-operated machines.
  • Placed food or drink items on shelves of vending machines and changed shelf labels as required indicating selections.
  • Adjusted temperature gauges to maintain food items at specified temperatures.
  • Performed minor repairs or adjustments on machines to correct jams or similar malfunctions, used hand tools.
  • Conducted daily inventory and prepared requisitions for food and drink supplies.
  • Restocked and removed monies from vending machines, kept in a safe place and delivered to management for safe keeping.
  • Kept company vehicle in good working condition, checked oil, air pressure, tires, and fluids.
  • Load trucks with the product for daily delivery, monitor truck inventory, and balance route collections.
  • Established long-term customer relationships through prompt and courteous service.
  • Presented customers with bills and receipts and collected payments for goods delivered.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS

Route Driver I Resume

Objective : 4 years of experience as a Route Driver. Customer-oriented Planning ability Clean MVR Air Brake Certification Dependable and reliable Cargo handling Maintained consistent and on-time delivery record with 97% of all orders arriving on-time or ahead of schedule. Delivered shipments to customers throughout the Western region averaging over 500 miles daily. Continuously maintained an accident and incident-free driving record for the years.

Skills : Manufacturing, Machine Operator, IT, Welding, Production, Robot Operator and Tech, Route Driver, and MS Office.

Description :

  • Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
  • Loaded and unloaded trailers with mechanical freight handling equipment.
  • Lifted freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights up to 500 pounds.
  • Submitted a daily mileage log with the trip sheet, fuel and maintenance, and delivery documentation.
  • Operated a tractor-trailer combination in urban, suburban and rural environments and in all types of weather conditions.
  • Wrote receipts for loads picked up and collected payment for goods delivered and for delivery charges.
  • Coordinated daily delivery schedules based on customer schedules, peak delivery times and alternate routes.
  • Maintained accident and injury free record to date perfect attendance to date became an independent driver within two weeks.
  • Provide excellent customer service and maintain a high level of integrity while handling confidential and high-value packages.
  • Demonstrate procedures and processes with the objective of meeting service commitments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Route Driver II Resume

Objective : 4 years of experience as a Route Driver. Reliable and hardworking warehouse operator committed to getting each job done as quickly, efficiently and safely as possible. Motivated Driver-focused on efficiently and safely navigating routes to guarantee incident-free, on-time deliveries.

Skills : Truck Operator, Stocker, Material Handling, Dependable, and Reliable, Hard Working, and Self-Motivated, Deadline-Driven, Material Handling, Inventory Management, Organized, Fast Learner, Flexible, Safe Driver, and Delivery Experience.

Description :

  • Completed and submitted all necessary logs and paperwork on a daily basis.
  • Fostered positive working relationships with customers by responding to their questions and concerns.
  • Completed pre and post-trip safety inspections, recording and reporting any defects and malfunctions.
  • Verified that vehicle inspection stickers and registrations were current.
  • Submitted receipts and money received from deliveries at the end of each shift.
  • Completed on-time deliveries by choosing the best and most efficient routes.
  • Loaded truck and properly secured items to prevent damage during transportation.
  • Maintain safe vehicle and conditions in compliance with company and dot regulations.
  • Ensure a good customer relationship by consistently delivering orders on time daily.
  • Deliver all products and materials to the customer in a professional timely manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Manager Assistant/Route Driver V Resume

Summary : 24 years of experience as a Route Driver. Looking to utilize the skills that I have obtained as a driver, and transfer them over to a management position where I would be able to demonstrate my excellent customer service skills and knowledge.

Skills : Air Tools, Janitorial, Warehouse, Manual Pallet Jack, Gas Powered Forklift, Truck Unloader, Vending Truck Route Driver, Construction Laborer, Delivery Driver, and Typing.

Description :

  • Provide coaching, training, and motivation to new and existing route sales representatives to ensure achievement of branch revenue, profit, and growth goals.
  • Manage associate performance to ensure customer base goals are achieved; hold route sales representatives accountable for executing their duties and responsibilities, including, but not limited to, customer acquisition results, customer service, protection of company assets and safety.
  • Identify and acquire high quality, long-term," preferred" customers to support growth through acquisition and provide exemplary customer service.
  • Provide route operations and sales expertise that enhances the profitability and growth of the branch.
  • Develop a relationship with and provide service and products to existing customers that ensures customer retention and customer loyalty.
  • Safely operates open routes due to vacation, illness, injury or termination according to company policy to ensure growth in revenue and profit for existing customers on the route.
  • Lifted freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights up to 100+ pounds.
  • Submitted a daily mileage log with the trip sheet, fuel, maintenance, and delivery documentation.
  • Wrote receipts for loads picked up and collected payment for goods delivered and for delivery charges.
  • Connected air hoses and electrical lines, installed and removed tire chains and manually cranked dolly wheels.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Route Driver II Resume

Summary : 7 years of experience as a Route Driver. A results-oriented professional who excels at uncovering customer needs, finding solutions and handling objections. Top performer with a consistent track record of meeting and exceeding goals. Determined professional with an eye for detail.

Skills : Problem Solving, Loyalty, Adaptability, Motivated, Strong Work Ethic, Willingness To Learn, Time Management, Leadership, Perfect Attendance, Organization, Self Confidence, Teamwork, and Honesty.

Description :

  • Loaded truck and properly secured items to prevent damage during transportation.
  • Completed on-time deliveries by choosing the best and most efficient routes.
  • Submitted receipts and money received from deliveries at the end of each shift.
  • Verified that vehicle inspection stickers and registrations were current.
  • Inspected truck equipment and supplies and reported problems and safety hazards to supervisors.
  • Responsible for driving the vehicle throughout the distributed route to deliver merchandise.
  • Responsible for collecting money from customers for merchandise delivered and returning it to the company.
  • Communicate effectively and efficiently with dispatchers and customers via computerized equipment.
  • Safely maneuver tractor and trailer in various weather conditions and tight spaces.
  • Provided daily/weekly vending and office coffee services for customers throughout the fox valley area.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Route Driver/Sales Trainer Resume

Summary : 8 years of experience as a Route Driver. I am seeking a position as a Truck Driver with a leading retailer or consumer products company.

Skills : Military, Customer Service, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Inventory, Leadership Training, and File Management.

Description :

  • Moved product into stores using roll-on racks and hand truck during peak shopping hours and weekends.
  • Generated invoices, collected payment from store managers on a daily basis.
  • Managed a sales route with 15 regular stops that included convenience stores and gas stations, independent supermarkets, and drug stores spanning urban and rural communities.
  • Built positive customer relationships with primary contacts at each store and resolved service issues.
  • Kept vehicle/truck neat, clean and fueled all times checked oil, check tires and air pressure, made sure glad hands were connected properly during pre-trip inspecting.
  • Responsible for the proper placement of the product according to the customer's instructions.
  • Independently validated inventory on the truck against delivery the schedule.
  • Safely transports product from the warehouse to the customer(s) and ensures the product is delivered on a timely basis.
  • Inspected product load for accuracy and safely transported it around the warehouse.
  • Operated powered lift trucks, pallet jacks, and forklifts safely and with a 0% incident rate.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification

Route Driver Resume

Objective : 3+ years of experience as a Route Driver. Seeking an entry-level position within a growing organization that will utilize my proven abilities in communications, self-management, and critical thinking.

Skills : Machine Operating, Hand/mechanics Tools Use, Snow Plowing, Mowing, Most Forms Of Physical Labor, MS Office, and Customer service.

Description :

  • Delivered customer orders to places of business within established time frames.
  • Lifted freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights up to 100+ pounds.
  • Submitted a daily mileage log with the trip sheet, fuel, maintenance, and delivery documentation.
  • Wrote receipts for loads picked up and collected payment for goods delivered and for delivery charges.
  • Connected air hoses and electrical lines, installed and removed tire chains and manually cranked dolly wheels.
  • Operated manual and mechanical equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Presented customers with bills and receipts and collected payments for goods delivered.
  • Inspected and maintained gas, oil and water levels as well as tires, lights, and brakes.
  • Evaluated customer needs and determines appropriate action, referring their questions to management when necessary.
  • Ensure top quality customer service while dealing directly with customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate