Tractor Trailer Driver Resume Samples

A Tractor-Trailer Driver hauls various goods from and to various destinations including distribution centers and manufacturing plants. While the type of the product and routes of travel may vary, certain duties are common and listed on the Tractor Trailer Driver Resume as follows – taking responsibility for planning routes and charting the most effective route; planning fuel and rest stops in advance; performing a careful and detailed inspection including braking systems, tire pressure and fluid levels; recording every trip in the logbook; and monitoring traffic and road conditions.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – good hearing abilities, good vision – preferably a 20/40 vision; ability to distinguish traffic light colors; hand-eye coordination; good customer service skills; and high level of physical and mental stamina. Those aspiring to work as drivers in this area should hold a high school diploma and a valid commercial driver’s license.

Tractor Trailer Driver Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Tractor Trailer 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 : Stand Up and Sit Down Fortlift Certified, Front-End loader Backhoe Bobcat Certified, Staff Training and Performance Training, Policy Enforcement and Conflict Resolution, Proficient In Microsoft Word, Excel, SAP and Kronos.

Description :

    1. Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
    2. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    3. Report vehicle defects, accidents traffic violations or damage to the vehicles to immediate supervisor.
    4. Maintain logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    5. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payments for services when required.
    6. Check all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
    7. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    8. Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In General


Tractor Trailer Driver/Courier Resume

Objective : Proficient at driving broad range of commercial trucks that include Tractor Trailer trucks, 5-speed, also 9,10 and 13 speed Conscientious Truck Driver knowledgeable about DOT safety regulations, efficient route planning. Accident-free safe driver with clean MVR with no violations. Customer-oriented Air Brake Certification, Dependable and reliable Up-to-date on DOT regulations.

Skills : Fork lifts, cherry pickers, tow motors, and pallet jacks.

Description :

    1. Transported deliveries locally and over the road.
    2. Submitted all delivery documentation in a timely manner.
    3. Maintained a daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
    4. Completed basic maintenance such as minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
    5. Reported all accidents, damage and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
    6. Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
    7. Answered customer questions regarding delivery promptly and accurately.
    8. Loaded and unloaded freight to assure safety and minimize risk of damage and dangerous conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
G.E.D.


Semi Tractor Trailer Driver Resume

Objective : Hard worker seeking career employment to utilize skills in a professional and stable company with the opportunity for advancement. Class A commercial ambitious, and self-motivating striving to make every effort to advance and help the company with whom I am employed. Quick-learning, eager, and self-sufficient, diligently working to be the best in all that is required.

Skills : good safe driver/ can operate different types of vehicles can drive a stick shift. have 14 months of cdl driving.

Description :

    1. Loaded and unloaded trailers with mechanical freight handling equipment.
    2. Hooked and unhooked trailers from the tractor and converter dollies.
    3. Maintained records required for compliance with state and federal regulations.
    4. Delivered customer orders to homes and places of business within established time frames.
    5. Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to a set checklist.
    6. Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
    7. Processed shipment documents neatly and efficiently for each load.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Tractor Trailer Driver I Resume

Summary : Great communication, administrative, and managerial skills demonstrated over 7 years Adept in managing operations, enforcing policy, and keeping up with safety regulations in an injury- free workplace Energetic self-starter with excellent analytical & organizational skills Excellent people skills, detail oriented, and a quick study.

Skills : Tractor Trailer Driver, Fork Lift Operator, Carpentry.

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. 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 for services when required.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In HVAC

Tractor Trailer Driver Lead Resume

Objective : Seeks a long term position within the warehousing industry. Open to new challenges and opportunities. Detail oriented and safety conscious, always striving to decrease costs, and increase productivity.

Skills : Professional Commerical Driver, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Inspect merchandise to include checking for shortages and rejecting damaged goods.
    2. Perform thorough Pre/Post Trip Inspections; complete written inspection reports.
    3. Prepare receipt for goods delivered, wash and clean tractor and trailer as needed.
    4. Transport and deliver products in accordance with the routing schedules developed by management.
    5. Maintain current driving licenses and medical certificates required to operate assigned vehicle.
    6. Proficiently navigate all major highways throughout Northeast, Midwest and Southern regions.
    7. Carry out tailgate deliveries and operate forklifts to unload product.
    8. Maintain on-going expenses and activity logs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Medical Assistance

Tractor Trailer Driver Head Resume

Objective : Over 4 years of over Tractor Trailer driving experience. Self-motivated, professional with diverse skill sets to include leadership, a strong business background, the ability to work collaboratively, and a commitment to achieving corporate goals. Results-driven with a proven ability to motivate personnel to reach individual and company objectives, providing impeccable customer service, and creating an atmosphere of exceptional employee morale.

Skills : Tractor Trailer Operator.

Description :

    1. Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, and other materials.
    2. Checked all load-related documentation for completeness and accuracy.
    3. Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
    4. Collected delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
    5. Drove trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes in compliance with state regulations.
    6. Coupled or uncoupled trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
    7. Check conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
    8. Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Tractor Trailer Driver/Delivery Driver Resume

Summary : Social Security Disability for 5 years due to back problems. I am now able to work part-time, and would love the opportunity to join the work force once again. I am excited for this new fresh start I have been given.

Skills : Forklift hand tools machines Operator Pallet jacks.

Description :

    1. Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
    2. Maintain logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    3. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
    4. Check all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
    5. Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
    6. Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
    7. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Tractor Trailer Driver II Resume

Headline : Pro-active and results-oriented with broad experience in all aspects of personnel recruiting and operations management. Demonstrated hands-on management style in the development and implementation of strategic plans to ensure company growth. Solid planning and organizational skills in coordinating all aspects of each project from inception through completion.

Skills : Inventory Control.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the transport of goods from main terminal to customer locations following assigned routes and predetermined schedules.
    2. Ensured compliance to all traffic rules and devices.
    3. Ensured accuracy of shipments prior to loading and upon delivery.
    4. Secured signed invoices, bills of lading or manifests.
    5. Collected C.O.D when necessary and issued receipts.
    6. Receives freight from carrier, verifies shipment destination, quantity, cube and paperwork against shipping documentation.
    7. Handled all customer interactions in a courteous manner.
    8. Back hauled loads when appropriate and assisted in the unloading of goods.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification

Tractor Trailer Driver/Operator Resume

Summary : Hard worker seeking career employment to utilize skills in a professional and stable company with the opportunity for advancement. Class A commercial ambitious, and self-motivating striving to make every effort to advance and help the company with whom I am employed. Quick-learning, eager, and self-sufficient, diligently working to be the best in all that is required.

Skills : Computer.

Description :

    1. Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons to transport and deliver products.
    2. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    3. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    4. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    5. Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
    6. Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
    7. Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Tractor Trailer Driver Resume

Summary : Driver transport various items and goods from one location to another using tractor trailers weighing over 26,000 pounds.

Skills : Doubles, triples, hazmat, airbrake and tanker endorsements.

Description :

    1. Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
    2. Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
    3. Inspect loads to ensure that cargo is secure.
    4. Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
    5. Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
    6. Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
    7. Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
    8. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diploma