Tow Truck Operator Resume Samples

A Tow Truck Operator job duty includes communicating with the dispatcher, driving the vehicle from the accident or breakdown down place, connecting the vehicle to the tow truck and transporting it back to the junkyard or service station. Other duties are listed on the Tow Truck Operator Resume as follows – attaching the disabled vehicle to the tow truck, affixing lights onto the towed vehicle, interacting with the vehicle owner, diagnosing the cause of the breakdown, and providing the necessary assistance.

To work at this level, the following skills and abilities are expected from job applicants – basic knowledge of cars and automotive parts; ability to perform small repairs, change tires and reconnect parts; familiarity with automotive maintenance and repair; and safe driving skills. At the very least, operators will need a driver’s license and safe driving records.

Tow Truck Operator Resume

Summary : Maintain a high level of professionalism, patience, and efficiency. A detail-oriented student with strong technical skills and the ability to learn concepts quickly. Enthusiastic music major with excellent communication skills and a strong motivation to succeed.

Skills : Heavy Equipment, Sales Management, Tow Truck Operator.

Description :

    1. Respond to calls dispatched to you in a safe, timely manner.
    2. Providing emergency roadside assistant as far as to lock outs, Tire changes, fuel delivery, Vehicle diagnostics troubleshooting to fix and repair vehicles to get members on the go.
    3. Submit accurate invoices and appropriate payment on time for processing.
    4. Maintain and Inspect fleet trucks and vehicles daily making sure each vehicle is safe.
    5. Consistently ensure quality customer service through professionalism, timely response, skill, and courtesy. 
    6. Maintain truck and equipment in a safe, clean state, operating it in a safe and professional manner.
    7. Basic Automotive Repair on vehicles changing belts starters alternators radiators brakes pads and rotors tune-ups and oil changes and filters for AAA Members.
    8. Fleet maintenance changing the oil on trucks and service vehicles and tune-ups on vehicle fueling vehicle and making sure the tags and inspections are up to date changing tires.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Tow Truck Operator I Resume

Objective : An experienced individual, offering professional skills, apart from the experience in the relative field, for the betterment of the organization.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Electric Pallet Jack, Electrician Top Helper, Service Advisor.

Description :

    1. Towing and recovery of vehicles; provide emergency roadside services, such as towing, recoveries, and other services, to the motoring public, commercial businesses, motor clubs, and municipalities.
    2. Maintain and inspect trucks and equipment, tools and rigging equipment.
    3. Provide minor truck service and maintenance activities.
    4. Maintain, top-of-the-industry equipment, by keeping units clean, polished and mechanically ready, giving customers a positive and professional appearance.
    5. Secure and maintain our storage facilities by ensuring property security and keeping the environment clean of debris.
    6. Maintenance included lawn mowing, weed trimming, and snow removal.
    7. Provided emergency roadside assistance to the standard motorist.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS


Tow Truck Operator-Part Time Resume

Objective : An experienced professional is now seeking a position in an environment that will challenge further; while allowing to contribute to the growth and success of this organization.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Pallet Jack, Heavy Equipment Handling, MS Office.

Description :

    1. 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. Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
    4. Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
    5. Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
    6. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
    7. Inventory and inspect goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
    8. Operate equipment, such as truck cab computers, CB radios, and telephones, to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Tow Truck Operator-Supervisor Resume

Headline : Dedicated, the detail-minded professional with relevant technical training in Automotive and Diesel Maintenance, and 6 years' experience in Automotive/Diesel field Servicing and Repair Fleet Vehicles. Additional background in Store Management in automotive services.

Skills : Money Handling, Outlook, Recruiting, PeopleNet., Scanning Technology, Internet Proficient.

Description :

    1. Communicating with a dispatcher, driving to the scene of an accident or breakdown, connecting the vehicle to the tow truck, and transporting it back to the service station.
    2. Responsible for attaching the disabled vehicle to the tow truck.
    3. Depending on the type of tow truck, this may include using a chain, winch, steering locks, and other devices as well as affixing lights onto the towed vehicle.
    4. Drivers will interact with customers, speaking to them about their auto issues and providing the necessary assistance.
    5. Communicates well with our advocates and possess a basic knowledge of cars and automotive parts.
    6. Perform small repairs on the scene of a breakdown such as changing tires, reconnecting parts, or jumpstarting the car.
    7. Writes up reports of services rendered and accepts payments.
    8. Receives payments by cash, credit cards or automatic debits.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Tow Truck Operator II Resume

Summary : Skilled, educated, and experienced professionals and a veteran with developed experience working with the Department of Corrections. 9 years of experience dealing with a fast-paced rapidly expanding and changing organizations. leadership skills.

Skills : Counseling, Computer Literate, Microsoft, Supervision, Case Management, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Experienced wheel lift tow truck operator and accident recovery.
    2. Offering exceptional customer service to patrons of the community when an emergency arises and assistance is needed.
    3. Exceptional driving record Dealing with clubs such as AAA Emergency Road Side Assistance.
    4. Recovery of all different vehicles from back road ravines, ditches, roadside accidents rollovers, and badly damaged vehicles.
    5. Working fast-paced as necessary and safely as possible while on scene at an accident or helping a motorist in need.
    6. Communicates well with our advocates and possess a basic knowledge of cars and automotive parts.
    7. Perform small repairs on the scene of a breakdown such as changing tires, reconnecting parts, or jumpstarting the car.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Jr. Tow Truck Operator Resume

Objective : Motivated team leader that offers an adequate amount of leadership to be able to complete the assignments that need to be done. Also, an open-minded individual that is willing to learn new things and put them in practice.

Skills : Microsoft Office Products, Contract Negotiation, Wheel Lift Operator, Repossession Agent, Asset Recovery.

Description :

    1. Towing and recovering vehicles as directed, ensuring that the contracted time frame for responding to a call was achieved.
    2. Utilized a wheel lift boom and Eagle Claw tow truck as well as other specialized equipment to engineering the removal of the vehicle as efficiently as possible.
    3. Maintains assigned vehicle, service equipment, and uniform ensuring safety and cleanliness standards are met.
    4. Monitors trespass lots for illegal parking - utilize set guidance for "clearing" the vehicle with dispatch and HPD.
    5. Removal of vehicles utilizing specialized skills and knowledge to minimize and prevent damage to the vehicle.
    6. Checks operating the truck for any fuel or oil leaks while performing a walk-around inspection on the truck and towing equipment needed for safe delivery of towed vehicles.
    7. Checking for defects within operators equipment also being fully aware of emergency equipment being fully charged at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Tow Truck Operator II Resume

Objective : Seeking an entry-level position that provides a promising long-term career opportunity, which will offer both a challenging work environment and opportunities for growth. As a results-orientated individual with a strong work ethic committed to proving a valued employee.

Skills : Money Handling, Outlook, Recruiting, PeopleNet., Scanning Technology, Internet Proficient.

Description :

    1. Communicated with a dispatcher, driving to the scene of an accident or breakdown.
    2. Connected the vehicle to the tow truck, and transported it back to the service station or junkyard.
    3. Responsible for attaching the disabled vehicle to the tow truck.
    4. Depending on the type of tow truck, this included using a chain, winch, steering locks, and other devices as well as affixing lights onto the towed vehicle.
    5. Driver interacted with customers, spoke to them about their automotive problems, potentially diagnosed the cause, and provided the necessary assistance.
    6. Communicate well and needed to have a basic knowledge of cars and automotive parts.
    7. Performed small repairs on the scene of a breakdown such as changing tires, reconnecting parts, or jumpstarting the car.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Tow Truck Operator III Resume

Objective : Seeking a responsible job with an opportunity to use skill's to build a long term career with opportunities for career growth while solving problem's in an effective and creative manner.

Skills : Customer Service, Analytical Thinking, Fast Learner, Computer Proficient, Cisco Phone System.

Description :

    1. Notify dispatcher regarding no shows or availability for additional assignments whenever extra time exists on the schedule ability to meet time schedules and deadlines and complete tasks without jeopardizing safety or integrity of work.
    2. Conduct daily vehicle safety and maintenance inspection of the assigned vehicle prior to beginning route, immediately report all defects needing repair.
    3. Collect fares from passengers and maintain appropriate records or logs as required.
    4. Assist with other routes when breakdowns or other unusual circumstances occur as assigned.
    5. Deep knowledge and skill to adjust the driving method to traffic, road, weather, load, and various terrain conditions.
    6. Ability to recognize and troubleshoot mechanical problems with the vehicle and all attachments.
    7. In-depth ability to communicate observations to designated staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification

Sr. Tow Truck Operator Resume

Objective : An experienced professional, and a dedicated individual with an extremely diverse skill set seeking employment within your organization.

Skills : Stand Up or Sit Down Forklift, Shipping and Receiving, Selector.

Description :

    1. Provided emergency mechanical assistance to customers including jump-starts, tire changes, lock-outs, fuel delivery, and other services according to established guidelines.
    2. Loading and unloading various products, ensuring customers product is not damaged in any way.
    3. Routinely handled difficult to tow vehicles and vehicles located in areas or positions that were difficult to maneuver.
    4. Worked 12 days in a row with two days off schedule (4 days off per month) while never missing a single shift throughout years.
    5. Interacted with distressed customers and responded accordingly to their needs in order to ease their fears regarding broken down vehicles, wrecks, etc.
    6. Ability to recognize and troubleshoot mechanical problems with the vehicle and all attachments.
    7. Help customer with their vehicle problems. Transport vehicles from pick up to the destination.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GS

Executive Tow Truck Operator Resume

Headline : Seeking a position in an environment that will challenge further, while allowing to contribute to the growth and success of this organization. Track record of achieving exceptional results in complex criminal investigations and training new officers.

Skills : Communications, Teamwork, Negotiation and Persuasion, Problem-solving, Leadership, Organisation, Perseverance and motivation, Ability to work under pressure.

Description :

    1. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned in non-traffic, high traffic, and accident situations.
    2. Impound and store vehicles resulting from traffic accidents and/or arrests.
    3. Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
    4. Maintain logs of working hours on vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    5. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    6. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
    7. Perform emergency roadside repairs, such as changing tires, jump starts or unlocks.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Assistant Tow Truck Operator Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a qualified and long-term position with an established company that will utilize current skills in providing excellent customer service and managerial qualities. Also, pursuing professional growth and development to properly excel in future career aspirations.

Skills : Heavy Equipment, Sales Management, Tow Truck Operator.

Description :

    1. Professionally and courteously meet the needs of the customer in a safe and timely manner.
    2. Respond to service requests, resolve roadside emergencies, and transport customer and vehicle to the final destination.
    3. Assess the scene to find the safest way to retrieve the vehicle.
    4. Properly operate a tow vehicle, the associated tools, and equipment to complete the requirements of the job.
    5. Gained valuable experience and decision-making skills by confidently working alone.
    6. Effectively communicate with dispatch and then respond accordingly to the given information.
    7. Apply different methods and problem-solving tactics to meet the demands of constantly changing scenarios.
    8. Provided emergency roadside assistance to the standard motorist.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Tow Truck Operator-Temp Resume

Objective : Seeking a challenging and rewarding warehouse position, with the opportunity to utilize experience. Ability to demonstrate leadership qualities works well as a team player and independently.

Skills : Ability To Operate A Range Of Equipment Forklifts, Hand Trucks, Dollies And Pallet Jacks. Ability To Count, Measure, Weigh And Tallying Incoming And Outgoing Materials.

Description :

    1. Respond to calls dispatched to you in a safe, timely manner.
    2. Provide roadside assistance in a safe, professional manner; free of accidents, injuries, and damage.
    3. Changing flat tires or airing up tires that are just low on air Jump start vehicles whose batteries pass the load test and are only discharged and unable to start the vehicle.
    4. Perform lockout procedures for customers who have locked their keys in their car.
    5. Follow appropriate safety procedures while driving the truck to the destination of the tow yard.
    6. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    7. Accept and record payments and provide a receipt. Note the services rendered, cost of the services and the payment method.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certification

Associate Tow Truck Operator Resume

Objective : An experienced with 4+ years of experience is now look forward to working with a company that promotes quality products and services and provides with the opportunity to meet and exceed assigned goals.

Skills : Proficient In Word, First Aid Certified, CPR Certified, AED Certified, Firearms Training, NYS Certified Peace Officer, Computer Skills, Management Skills, Public Speaking, Security.

Description :

    1. Responsible for attaching the disabled vehicle to the tow truck.
    2. Depending on the type of tow truck, this may include using a chain, winch, steering locks, and other devices as well as affixing lights onto the towed vehicle.
    3. Interact with customers, speaking to them about their auto issues and providing the necessary assistance.
    4. Communicates well with our customers and possess a basic knowledge of cars and automotive parts.
    5. perform small repairs on the scene of a breakdown such as changing tires, reconnecting parts, or jumpstarting the car.
    6. Receives payments by cash, credit cards or automatic debits.
    7. Make simple repairs such as replacing flat tires or spark plugs, jumping batteries, and fixing disconnected or broken wires.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Tow Truck Operator Resume

Headline : Personable and responsible professional with 7 years of experience in restaurant procedures. Solid team player with an upbeat, positive attitude.

Skills : Customer Service, Mechanic.

Description :

    1. Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
    2. Submitted reports on the condition of the truck at the end of each trip.
    3. Maintained records required for compliance with state and federal regulations.
    4. Interacted with customers and vendors in a friendly and timely manner.
    5. Notified supervisor of any customer or delivery problems.
    6. Submitted a daily mileage log with the trip sheet, fuel, maintenance, and delivery documentation.
    7. Provided emergency roadside assistance to the standard motorist.
    8. Conducted emergency roadside repairs, including changing tires, replacing light bulbs and installing fuses and tire chains.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS