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.
Headline : Tractor Trailer Driver has a lot of responsibility on their shoulders. They are responsible for the safety of the tractor trailer they drive, as well. These drivers must be able to perform at the highest levels of performance. Driver training is a must for this position, as well as a valid driver’s license.
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.
Reported vehicle defects, accidents traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles to the immediate supervisor.
Obtained receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payments for services when required.
Drived trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products.
Operated Commercial vehicles in compliance with applicable laws and regulations, and company safety policies.
Inspected truck for defects before and after trips and submits report indicating truck condition.
Loaded truck and delivers product to assigned destination.
Assisted workers and work independently in loading and unloading truck safely.
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.
Transported deliveries locally and over the road.
Submitted all delivery documentation in a timely manner.
Maintained a daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
Completed basic maintenance such as minor repairs to keep the vehicle neat and running properly.
Reported all accidents, damage, and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
Answered customer questions regarding delivery promptly and accurately.
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.
Loaded and unloaded trailers with mechanical freight handling equipment.
Hooked and unhooked trailers from the tractor and converter dollies.
Maintained records required for compliance with state and federal regulations.
Delivered customer orders to homes and places of business within established time frames.
Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to a set checklist.
Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
Processed shipment documents neatly and efficiently for each load.
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.
Driven trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
Driven trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor- trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
Obtained receipts or signatures for delivered goods for services when required.
Loaded and unloaded freight to assure safety and minimize the risk of damage and dangerous conditions.
Maintained driver log according to regulations.
Dragged hose and hook up to trailer.
Monitored pressure while unloading.
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.
Inspected merchandise to include checking for shortages and rejecting damaged goods.
Performed thorough Pre/Post Trip Inspections.
Completed written inspection reports.
Prepared receipt for goods delivered, wash and clean tractor and trailer as needed.
Transported and delivered products in accordance with the routing schedules developed by management.
Proficiently navigated all major highways throughout Northeast, Midwest and Southern regions.
Carried out tailgate deliveries and operate forklifts to unload products.
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.
Driven trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, and other materials.
Checked all load-related documentation for completeness and accuracy.
Collected delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
Drove trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes in compliance with state regulations.
Coupled or uncoupled trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
Checked conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
Maintained ongoing expenses and activity logs.
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.
Maintained logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
Checked all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
Ensured OSHA, DOT, EPA, DNR, MSHA, Federal, State, and Local safety and environmental regulation compliance including attending training.
Back hauled loads when appropriate and assisted in the unloading of goods.
Maintained current driving licenses and medical certificates required to operate assigned vehicles.
Properly tracked and documented activity log.
Reported any issues or incidents to dispatch.
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, Planning Skills.
Responsible for the transport of goods from the main terminal to customer locations following assigned routes and predetermined schedules.
Ensured compliance with all traffic rules and devices.
Ensured accuracy of shipments prior to loading and upon delivery.
Secured signed invoices, bills of lading, or manifests.
Collected C.O.D when necessary and issued receipts.
Receives freight from the carrier, verifies shipment destination, quantity, cube, and paperwork against shipping documentation.
Handled all customer interactions in a courteous manner.
Tractor Trailer Driver/Operator Resume
Summary : Providing Front End Loader Support to the Field and Worley Fabrication Shop, and also Utilizing Knuckle Boom and Boom truck to deliver material and support field crews with the rigging of piping, structural, materials, and equipment.
Skills : Computer Skills, Driving Skills.
Driven trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons to transport and deliver products.
Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
Collected delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
Performed basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
Maintained logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
Assisted with pickups and deliveries.
Bachelor Of Science
Tractor Trailer Driver Resume
Summary : Seeking a Tractor Trailer Driver profession with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.
Skills : Doubles, triples, hazmat, airbrake and tanker endorsements.
Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
Followed appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
Inspected loads to ensure that cargo is secure.
Secured cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
Reported vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
Obtained receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.