Truck Driver Resume Samples

A Truck Driver serves the supply chain logistics department by safely transporting finished goods and raw materials from one land area to another. The typical duties listed on the Truck Driver Resume include the following – planning the routes well in advance, transporting materials to and from plants, retail and distribution centres; inspecting vehicles for mechanical defects and safety issues; documenting log work, rest period and fuel filling details; inputting macros into automated systems, assisting in loading and unloading processes; complying with truck driving rules, and reporting defects and accidents to higher management.

To be successful in this role, the candidates should show evidence of the following – experience with electronic equipment and software; ability to drive long hours, extensive knowledge of truck driving rules and regulations; clean driving records, and a strong foresight to handle unexpected situations like traffic and weather conditions. A trucking school diploma and valid truck driving license are mandatory.

Commercial Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Experienced Commercial Truck Driver with Hazmat endorsement. Expert knowledge of the Twin Cities metro area. Excellent customer service and problem-solving skills. Ability to work well with others. Forklift experience. Energetic and Dependable truck driver, committed to getting each job done quickly, efficiently and safely. Over eight years of experience working in a distribution environment.

Skills : Van, Refer, Flat, Over-dimensional, Tanker/Milk, Bilingual In English And Spanish, Driving Regular And Commercial Vehicles

Description :

  • Checked all load-related documentation for completeness and accuracy.
  • Checked conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
  • 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.
  • Coupled or uncoupled trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
  • Drove trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes in compliance with state regulations.
  • Drove trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
  • Installed or removed special equipment, such as tire chains, grader blades, plow blades, or sanders.
  • Inspected goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School


Regional Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Regional Truck Drive,r proficient at driving a broad range of commercial trucks that include 24 stake, box trucks, 5-speed, 18-wheelers and vehicles with air brakes. Holds both Tanker and Hazardous Materials Endorsements. Seeking a challenging and rewarding position in a Transportation Environment or Production Facility where I can do rewarding work and have the possibility for advancement. Specifically, a goal orientated organization where I could be part of a process where I can continually learn, progress and feel needed.

Skills : Safe Driving, Time Management, Customer Service, Welding, Operating Machinery

Description :

  • Connected air hoses and electrical lines, installed and removed tire chains and manually cranked dolly wheels.
  • Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
  • Conducted emergency roadside repairs, including changing tires, replacing light bulbs and installing fuses and tire chains.
  • Coordinated daily delivery schedules based on customer schedules, peak delivery times and alternate routes.
  • Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
  • Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
  • Retained valid proof of insurance and registration in the vehicle at all times.
  • Loaded and unloaded trailers with mechanical freight handling equipment.
  • Submitted reports on the condition of the truck at the end of each trip.
  • Maintained records required for compliance with state and federal regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Truck Driver/Warehouse Associate Resume

Summary : Motivated Truck Driver/Warehouse Associate on efficiently and safely navigating routes to guarantee incident-free, on-time deliveries. Motivated Driver-focused on efficiently and safely navigating routes to guarantee incident-free, on-time deliveries. Customer-oriented. Seeking to build upon my supervisory experience to assist a progressive company in meeting its production outcomes, and being an excellent mentor to staff.

Skills : CDL, Doubles, Triples, Tank, Mechanic, Warehouse Management, Forklift Operation, Delivery And Pick Up, Customer Service

Description :

  • Safely loaded and unloaded deliveries according to the size of load and content description.
  • Maintained a daily, legible dot log book and submitted corresponding documents.
  • Reported all accidents, damage, and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
  • Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
  • Operated delivery vans in accordance with company safety policies and procedures.
  • Loaded and unloaded freight to assure safety and minimize the risk of damage and dangerous conditions.
  • Maintained current class a CDL with hazardous materials and doubles and triples endorsements.
  • Dropped and hooked trailers and changed the configuration of equipment when necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Associates

Class B Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Responsible Class B Truck Driver proficient in hazmat and unloading, pumping and liquid transfer. and motivated, with a drive for excellence. 8 plus years in the transportation field. Seeking a position where my Class B&P driver's license can be used in a transportation type industry. An energetic, confident individual seeking work as a Truck Driver with a company where I may use my considerable trucking skills along with a great ability to drive in a safe manner in order to provide excellence in delivery services.

Skills : Operation And Control, Time Management, Transportation, Active Listening, Public Safety, And Security, Speaking, Customer And Personal Service

Description :

  • Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Maintained logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Reported vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Drove trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with state regulations.
  • Drove 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 and collect payment for services when required.
  • Operated equipment, such as truck cab computers, CB radios, and telephones, to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
  • Checked all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
  • Followed special cargo-related procedures, such as checking refrigeration systems for frozen foods or providing food or water for livestock.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Truck Driver Class A Resume

Summary : Truck Driver Class A with a broad background. Including management, customer service, and general warehouse operations. Vast experience in all aspects of loading and transporting materials. Knowledge in International documentation, safety compliance within OSHA standards. To obtain a position that will allow me to demonstrate my skills and qualities for better service. Strong communication, organization and leadership skills. Strong values, trustworthiness and respectful of others.

Skills : DOT Classes, Communication, Customer Service, Attention To Detail, Leadership, Driving

Description :

  • Providing customer service to ensure the customer was satisfied with the delivery of services.
  • Accommodating customers' needs by maintaining a professional relationship.
  • Responsible for maintaining all paperwork, and timely pick-up/deliveries.
  • Driving a tractor-trailer to transport commodities to merchants in various states.
  • Loading and unloading truck at the warehouse using a forklift and walk behind electric pallet jack.
  • Using a handheld computer to record returns, delivery of goods and ordering more if necessary.
  • Maintaining scheduled routes of on-time deliveries of magazines, books, displays, water, and tea.
  • Responsible for completing paperwork for each load hauled as well as paperwork required for hours of service.
  • Reporting vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School

Regional And Shuttle Truck Driver Resume

Objective : Reliable Regional And Shuttle Truck Driver with 2 years of experience. Ability to load and unload products safely and efficiently with forklift experience. Experience in management at dealing with the manifest, dispatch, and quotes on loads. Has the ability to learn quickly and organize and load trucks for fast and efficient customer delivery. To acquire a position within a company that utilizes my strengths and has the possibility for advancement.

Skills : Safety-conscious, Knowledge Of State Roads And Highways, DOT Regulations, Trip Planning, HAZMAT Training, Deadline-driven, Proficient In MS Office

Description :

  • Safely loaded and unloaded deliveries according to the size of load and content description.
  • Maintained a daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
  • Completed basic maintenance such as minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
  • Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
  • Verified hazardous material product descriptions and determined any discrepancies in the paperwork.
  • Performed basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
  • Collected delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
  • Applied defensive driving techniques to achieve a perfect safety record.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology

Delivery Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Commercial Truck Driver offering 15 plus years transporting and delivering freight throughout the United States in various industries. Possesses a strong work ethic and excellent driving record. Safety-conscious Truck Driver, adept at operating material handling equipment including forklifts, electric jacks, pump jacks, and hand-trucks. Driver possessing a State of Idaho Class A CDL, with Doubles and Triples Endorsements. Willing to work long hours and a flexible schedule.

Skills : Communication, Customer Service, Attention To Detail, Leadership, Driving, Customer Service, Knowledge Of ELD Devices, Expert Map Reading

Description :

  • Reported all damages and shortages promptly. Developed and establish good relationships with the customers by providing excellent and courteous service.
  • Ensured complete and accurate reporting utilizing the onboard data computer system.
  • Ensured all vehicle equipment maintenance reports are properly verified and completed for all pre-trip / post-trip inspections.
  • Safely transported product picked up via backhauls and line hauls and ensured picked up is correct and is delivered on a timely basis.
  • Reported any equipment discrepancies to the manager for immediate action.
  • Unloaded the product according to customer specifications.
  • Ensured all logs and trip reports are completed accurately and submitted on a timely basis according to dot standards.
  • Ensured all invoices are turned in daily and any adjustments are completed correctly.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Drafting

CDL Transportation Truck Driver Resume

Objective : CDL Transportation Truck Driver versed in DOT safety regulations, inspections, maintenance, and on-time deliveries. Reliable and committed to getting to each location efficiently. Motivated Driver-focused on efficiently and safely navigating routes to guarantee incident-free, on-time deliveries. Customer-oriented driver motivated to deliver exceptionally prompt and courteous service. Excels at maintenance, record-keeping, and navigation. Organized Truck Driver with a proven track record of delivering within specified time frames.

Skills : Trained In Safe Driving Techniques, Hazardous Materials, Endorsement Class A, Commercial Driver's License, Auto Haulers, Professional Commercial Driving Expertise

Description :

  • Safely loaded and unloaded deliveries according to the size of load and content description.
  • Maintained a daily, legible dot log book and submitted corresponding documents.
  • Reported all accidents, damage, and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
  • Pushed and pulled dollies into place and cranked lever to raise and lower landing gear on semi-trailers.
  • Inspected the truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Checked shipping papers to determine the nature of load and checked for the presence of hazardous materials.
  • Loaded and unloaded freight to assure safety and minimize the risk of damage and dangerous conditions.
  • Documented truck maintenance, delivery schedules, and customer issues checked delivery information such as names, addresses, and contact numbers.
  • Operated a tractor-trailer combination of 75 feet with a trailer length that was 53 feet.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Tractor/Trailer Truck Driver Resume

Summary : Patient and safe Tractor/Trailer Truck Driver with 7 years of experience, clean driving record, and a current CDL. in-depth knowledge of safety and traffic regulations and defensive driving techniques. To find a position where my spotless safety record, attention to detail and on-time deliveries will support the goals of the organization. Seeking a responsible position as Bobtail Truck driver with a common carrier, wholesaler or manufacturer where can apply their driving and loading expertise in delivering customers product in a safe and timely fashion. Warehouse person and driver assist in shipping, receiving Proficient Truck Loader.

Skills : ISO Certified, Trained In Safe Driving Techniques, Assembly Line Production, Excellent Time Management, Production Procedures, Class A Commercial Driver's License

Description :

  • Inspecting a truck for mechanical defects prior to departure and also ensuring that the cargo is properly loaded and secure.
  • Recording numbers of containers stored at disposal sites, specifying amounts or types of equipment or waste disposed of.
  • Loading or unloading materials into containers or onto trucks, using hoists or forklifts.
  • Sorting specialized hazardous waste at landfills or disposal centers, following proper disposal procedures.
  • Identifying or separating waste products or materials for recycling or reuse.
  • Driving trucks or other heavy equipment to convey contaminated waste to designated sea or ground locations.
  • Wrapping material and goods using pads, padding paper, and containers to secure loads to trailer walls.
  • Performing basic vehicle maintenance tasks such as adding oil if necessary, fuel, radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School

Truck Driver Resume

Headline : Customer-oriented, Equipment Operator/Truck Driver motivated to deliver exceptionally prompt and courteous service. Excels at maintenance, record-keeping, and navigation. Reliable and committed to getting to each location efficiently and incident-free. To obtain a position where my potential, as well as my proven decision-making ability, great multitasking capability, effective verbal and written communication skills, initiative, enthusiasm, team player attributes and/or ability to teach/instruct, will be fully utilized and encouraged to grow.

Skills : Customer-oriented, Computer-savvy, Logistics Knowledge, Excellent Sense Of Direction, Organized, Defensive Driver, Training, Highly Dependable, Fast Learner, Positive Attitude

Description :

  • Inspecting and maintaining vehicle supplies and mechanical, safety and emergency equipment.
  • Checking conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
  • Reinforcing and upholding dot regulations, OSHA requirements, and company policies and procedures.
  • Performing and recording daily pre-trip inspections using company checklist and submitted detailed reports after trips and deliveries.
  • Preparing and managing delivery authorization and pick-up documentation and manifests.
  • Coordinating daily deliveries in accordance with customer schedules, adjusting itineraries to accommodate peak delivery times and alternate routing needs.
  • Transporting freight from origin to destination per customer contract agreements.
  • Positioning lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, and boxes, and secured material or products for transport.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma