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Professional Truck Drivers transport cargo from one point to another and complete tasks such as loading and unloading materials, securing loads to trailer, maintaining the vehicle clean and in good condition, updating records, and following commercial vehicle operation laws. The ideal candidate should demonstrate throughout his or her resume safe driving skills, communication and interpersonal abilities, time management, teamwork, and reliability. Successful resume samples highlight a high school or general education diploma and a valid commercial driver’s license.

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Professional Truck Driver

Performed contracted transportation management services, equipment tracking, safety training and transportation execution within an overseas combat area.

  • Expertly supervised, evaluated and trained a team of expatiate employees and third country nationals during daily work activity briefings.
  • Efficiently estimated, scheduled and planned equipment and material transport; while implementing cost-effective strategic procedures.
  • Effective problem-solver with demonstrated ability to conceptualize solutions for difficult transportation situations while maintaining exceptional safety awareness.
  • Professionally and accurately scheduled, loaded and operated large tankers, flat beds and potable and waste water vehicles overseas.
  • Demonstrated unflappable demeanor; able to quickly build rapport and trust to ensure cohesiveness and organizational success for each mission.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
C
Certificate
2

Professional Truck Driver

Drove professionally nationwide, maximum 11 hours per day, averaging 660 miles daily; approximately 50,000 plus miles driven since employed.

  • Transported and delivered product loads safely, responsibly and on-time to designated locations.
  • Executed daily pre-trip inspections on truck and trailer.
  • Mapped most direct route to assigned destinations scheduling fuel stops, drive time hours and off duty hours.
  • Trained on 13-speed, presently drives 10-speed automatic.
  • Logged miles, hours, loading/unloading charges; transmitted log data to home office.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
Electrician
3

Professional Truck Driver/acting Supervisor - Backhaul Operations

Performed pickups and deliveries throughout Michigan, Illinois, and Wisconsin as team driver and single driver. Chosen to serve as Acting Supervisor - Backhaul Operations based on history of performance and attention to detail. Supervised 26 drivers and coordinated scheduling, shipping/receiving, and recordkeeping. Negotiated rates with vendors and verified accuracy of drivers' logs and expense reports.

  • Reduced fuel costs by meeting or exceeding budgeted monthly miles.
  • Finalized negotiations and recaptured vendor, E.g. increasing rates from $220 to $275 per load.
  • Introduced and implemented more cost effective routes to reduce mileage and time on the road.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AS
Accounting
BS
Management Information Sciences
BA
Accounting
4

Professional Truck Driver

Delivered food and products to Restaurant and facilities located in the United States. Conducted daily safety inspection of vehicle. Completed log books according to the Department of Transportation regulations. Operated truck in a safe and efficient manner in order to minimize the risk of injury, property damage, or loss of life.

  • Called on assigned accounts and store management to maintain relationships and solve customer issues.
  • Maintained accurate delivery records and facilitated management of customer accounts by ensuring accurate deliveries and providing records of transportation as requested.
  • Documented shortages and overages as well as damaged products.
  • Managed Department of Transportation (DOT) hours and regulations.
  • Maintained Class A, TN license.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration
5

Professional Truck Driver

Responsible for daily deliveries to multiple locations in Georgia and the surrounding tri-state areas (Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina).

  • Performed pre-trip and post-trip loading and unloading inspections after every delivery to ensure customer satisfaction as achieved.
  • Responsible for data entry of delivery information to ensure product was shipped and delivered within compliance standards.
  • Actively worked with dispatching team to identify cost saving routing information for deliveries.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
6

Professional Truck Driver

Follow all organizational and OSHA rules, regulations an guidelines regarding handling of hazardous materials

  • Maintained accurate digital and written logs daily
  • Conducted thorough pre and post trip inspections to ensure personal safety and protection of those on the road as well as valuable assets
  • Valid CDL A drivers license
  • Up-to-date medical certification
  • Exceptional driving record which reflects adherence to all Federal DOT regulations
  • Achieved success in delivering assigned goods to their destination despite inclement weather and traffic conditions
Candidate Info
7

Professional Truck Driver

Delivery of meat throughout the metropolitan area and throughout the states

  • Maintain invoices/cash receivables and check
  • Obtained customer signatures and collected payments for goods delivered and delivery charges
  • Prepared accident reports in compliance with company and OSHA safety requirements
  • Maintain safe vehicle and conditions in compliance with company and highway regulation/truck log according to state regulations
  • Transported produce to various locations with a demonstrated ability to navigate thick city traffic
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Computers And Business
HS
High School Diploma
8

Professional Truck Driver

Pulled 42 foot Dump Trailer with overweight permit. Duties included driving to gravel pits throughout WNY area and pick up sand and various other aggregates to deliver back to Quikrete yard in order to produce bagged product. Safely dump product into yard area.

  • Delivered Palatalized concrete bags and products to customers such as hardware stores and construction sites via tractor and 45 foot trailer. Responsible for strapping and tarping all loads
  • Forklift Certified
  • Assist in loading and unloading trailers for delivery.
  • Demonstrated safe driving skills, timely pick up and deliveries and good customer service to our customers.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Professional Truck Driver

  • Operated and drove different kinds of trucks to transport goods and materials locally
  • Planned trip logistics and obtained necessary documents to transport goods, performed pre-trip, en-route and post-trip inspection of vehicle
  • Recorded cargo information, hours of service, distance travelled and fuel expenditure
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Professional Truck Driver

  • Established positive working relationships with primary contact at each account.
  • Ensured correct products were delivered to the proper business locations and managed all aspects of vehicle safety and maintenance.
  • Achieved track record for efficient, cost-effective transportation operations of goods and Hazardous Materials while maintaining compliance with federal and state regulations.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Nursing Program Applicant

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