Tow Truck Driver Resume Samples

A Tow Truck Driver will work for the companies that tow accidental or abandoned vehicles. The most common work activities listed on the Tow Truck Driver Resume indicate the following – driving to the service destination, doing paperwork, answering to distress calls, maintaining the vehicle in good operating condition, responding to calls from dispatchers, verifying location and extent of the accident or breakdown, mapping routes to determine the shortest route, driving within the speed limit, hooking vehicle to the towing machine or vehicle; performing minor repairs on the tow truck; and accepting and recording payments received for services rendered.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – clean driving record, strong communication skills, time management skills, computer competencies, the ability to tow vehicles; knowledge of using GPS and other navigation systems, and the ability to maintain the condition of the vehicle. While educational requirements are not mandatory, a commercial driver’s license and completion of specific coursework are needed.

Tow Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Drove a tow truck and picked up small to large vehicles and unloaded them at the ending destination. I also currently build and repair maintenance of homes which requires heavy lifting of materials.

Skills : Some Mechanical Skills, Welding Skills, Grocery Stocker.

Description :

    1. Ensure the Tow Truck is in good working condition by performing the required checks, air pressure, fluid levels, braking system and lights.
    2. Operate various Tow Trucks including Flat Bed, and Pick-up Trucks to deliver vehicles to designated locations.
    3. Acquire pick up and delivery locations from Dispatcher and ensure safe transport of passengers and vehicle.
    4. Attend to trouble calls from accidental and non-operable vehicles.
    5. Received Letter of Recognition from customer.
    6. Received bonuses based on job performance.
    7. Skills Used Possess a clean driving record.
    8. Experience working in assorted conditions and for extended periods of time.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Tow Truck Driver/Field Adjuster Resume

Objective : Patient and safe transportation professional with three years' experience, clean driving record and a current CDL. In-depth knowledge of safety and traffic regulations and defensive driving techniques.

Skills : Tow truck driver.

Description :

    1. Performed routine maintenance on vehicles and auxiliary equipment, such as cleaning, lubricating, recharging batteries, fueling, or replacing liquefied-gas tank.
    2. Presented bills and receipts and collect payments for goods delivered or loaded.
    3. Read maps and followed written and verbal geographic directions.
    4. Reported delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations to bases or other vehicles, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
    5. Loaded and unloaded trucks, vans, or automobiles.
    6. Maintained records such as vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements in accordance with regulations.
    7. Operated all wheeled vehicles and equipment over varied terrain and roadways.
    8. Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Tow Truck Driver I Resume

Summary : To work in an environment where my supervisory & problem solving skills can be utilized to improve and enhance customer satisfaction.

Skills : Customer Service, Mathematics, Record Keeping, Training, Team Player, Time Management, Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Ensured the vehicles that were picked up were not damaged and in a safe environment.
    2. Ensured the customers got what exactly they needed and, if need be, taken to a safe location.
    3. Dispatched the calls to designated drivers.
    4. Made sure the tow trucks were well kept and maintained.
    5. Made sure the tow yard was kept organized and clean.
    6. Communicated with the insurance companies on wrecked vehicles.
    7. Communicated with law enforcement to ensure safe pickups.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Tow Truck Driver II Resume

Objective : Auto Mechanic who implements excellent diagnostic skills. Discovers the root of the problem quickly and works to find solutions. Automotive Technician focused on completing preventative maintenance and repairs in a timely fashion and giving proper attention to every vehicle.

Skills : Leadership and supervisory experience, Operating Heavy Machinery, Parcel Delivery experience, Outdoor work experience.

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. Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
    4. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    5. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    6. Operate equipment, such as truck cab computers, CB radios, and telephones, to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
    7. Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
    8. Check conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Tow Truck Driver III Resume

Summary : Accomplished and energetic order selector with a solid history of achievement in Warehouse work. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include Time management, Active learner.

Skills : Power tools, Basic.

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. Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
    4. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    5. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    6. Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
    7. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
    8. Inventory and inspect goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Tow Truck Driver/Driver Resume

Objective : Energetic self-starter with excellent analytical, organizational and creative skills who is a valuable team asset and also works well alone. Attention to detail and working with the public has developed my excellent customer service and communication skills, as well as the ability to work efficiently and meet deadlines. Very flexible, honest and committed to a solid work ethic while containing the drive to learn and exceed expectations.

Skills : Basic Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Determined load weights and checked them against lifting capacities to prevent overload.
    2. Moved levers, depressed foot pedals, or turned dials to operate cranes, cherry pickers, electromagnets, or other moving equipment for lifting, moving, or placing loads.
    3. Inspected and adjusted crane mechanisms or lifting accessories to prevent malfunctions or damage.
    4. Inspected cables or grappling devices for wear and installed or replaced cables, as needed.
    5. Cleaned, lubricated, and maintained mechanisms such as cables, pulleys, or grappling devices, making repairs as necessary.
    6. Inspected bundle packaging for conformance to regulations or customer requirements and removed and batched packaging tickets.
    7. Directed truck drivers backing vehicles into loading bays and cover, uncover, or secure loads for delivery.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Tow Truck Driver/Delivery Driver Resume

Headline : To succeed in a stimulating and challenging environment, building the success of the company while I experience advancement opportunities.

Skills : Bilingual, Hard Worker, Fast Learner, Detail Oriented, Forklift Certified, Guard Card Certified, Great Customer Service, Great Communication Skills, Tow certified AAA Certified.

Description :

    1. Maintain records, such as vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements, in accordance with regulations.
    2. Obey traffic laws and follow established traffic and transportation procedures.
    3. Read maps and follow written or verbal geographic directions.
    4. 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.
    5. Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations to bases or other vehicles, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
    6. Present bills and receipts and collect payments for goods delivered or loaded.
    7. Load and unload trucks, vans, or automobiles.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Counseling

Tow Truck Driver/Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Delivering mini excavators, skid steers, also any other lawn and garden equipment you can think of. Assisting customers with rental equipment. fill lp cylinders. pressure wash and service equipment. The kind of work that interests me is labor work i like working with my hands and very physical work.

Skills : Ten years of investigative experience, valid and current CDL, one year of towing and recovery of vehicles.

Description :

    1. Answered distress calls for accidental and abandoned vehicles.
    2. Inspected and maintained vehicle supplies and equipment.
    3. Operated tow vehicles and computer related equipment in order to reach service destination.
    4. Reported any delays in reaching service destinations.
    5. Performed maintenance on vehicles as instructed.
    6. Towed vehicles to workshops and dumps or as instructed.
    7. Completed paperwork in terms of call logs, battery invoices and cash receipts.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Dental Assistant

Junior Tow Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented warehouse clerk, highly efficient in leading shipping and receiving operations. Able to lift 50+ pounds. Flexible schedule and available for all shifts. Hardworking Warehouse Worker with 1 year experience in a warehouse pick/pack fulfillment and distribution environment. Looking for a position that will utilize my skills.

Skills : Stocking, Forklift Operator, Pallet Jack, Supervisor, Scissor Lift.

Description :

    1. Operated a roll-back tow truck effectively and safely.
    2. Worked at a rapid pace to meet tight deadlines.
    3. Conducted emergency roadside repairs, including changing tires, replacing light bulbs and installing fuses and tire chains.
    4. Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
    5. Recorded expenses and maintained receipts.
    6. Wrote receipts for loads picked up and collected payment for goods delivered and for delivery charges.
    7. Submitted a daily mileage log with trip sheet, fuel, maintenance and delivery documentation.
    8. Notified supervisor of any customer or delivery problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master of Science

Tow Truck Driver Lead Resume

Objective : Construction professional bringing valuable experience from large corporate construction sites, as well as residential home repair projects. Interested in growing a career and fostering leadership capabilities. Professional Construction Laborer with excellent interpersonal skills. Works in a timely and efficient manner to see tough jobs through to completion.

Skills : Cdl class A driver.

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. Completed basic maintenance such as minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
    5. Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
    6. Answered customer questions regarding delivery promptly and accurately.
    7. Loaded and unloaded freight to assure safety and minimize risk of damage and dangerous conditions.
    8. Picked up and transported waste safely according to all federal, state and local rules and regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Tow Truck Driver/Route Driver Resume

Objective : Dedicated Worker interested in obtaining full or part time employment. Works well with others or independently. Self-motivated and creative.

Skills : Spanish Speaker.

Description :

    1. Great general sense of direction and general understanding of maps and the ability to navigate both day and night.
    2. Able to operate the machinery on a tow truck to recover and transport vehicles.
    3. Able to remain helpful and polite with dealing with customers.
    4. Able to make simple repairs such as replacing flat tires or spark plugs, jumping batteries, and fixing disconnected or broken wires.
    5. Assisted customers that had empty fuel tank and provide a few gallons to get the customer to a safe place.
    6. Accepted and recorded payments and provided a receipt for customers.
    7. Maintained record of date, time and location of the service, information about the car, and description of the services performed and the distance vehicles were towed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Tow Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Dedicated Route Driver trained in traffic laws, vehicle maintenance and defensive driving. Superb sense of direction and clean driving record. Punctual and efficient Driver seeks a position as part of a delivery team with opportunities for professional growth and development. Motivated to provide prompt, friendly and professional service at all times.

Skills : Driving, Ranching, Tow Truck Operation, General Landscaping.

Description :

    1. Contacted customers prior to delivery to confirm and coordinate delivery times.
    2. Loaded truck and properly secured items to prevent damage during transportation.
    3. Completed on-time deliveries by choosing the best and most efficient routes.
    4. Submitted receipts and money received from deliveries at the end of each shift.
    5. Drove company truck for local and intra-state pick-ups and deliveries.
    6. Verified that vehicle inspection stickers and registrations were current.
    7. Created and submitted delivery and DOT logs.
    8. Recorded each delivery using the proper paperwork before leaving the warehouse.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate Of Completion