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Tractor Trailer Drivers transport various items and goods from one location to another using tractor trailers weighing over 26,000 pounds. A well-written sample resume for this position lists duties such as loading and unloading cargo, monitoring traffic conditions to reach the destination safely, updating records, respecting traffic laws, and keeping the vehicle in good condition. Those seeking to work in this field should showcase in their resumes excellent driving skills, a clean record, organization, time management and teamwork. A valid commercial driver's license is also required.

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1

Tractor Trailer Driver/loader

Loaded, delivered, and unloaded business records for records management company. Verified bills of laden, routes, and delivery schedules. Maintained cargo security at all times.

  • Implemented on-board navigation system, resulting in a 23% decrease in average delivery time.
  • Monitored delivery truck performance and performed routine maintenance.
  • Maintained complete records of truck maintenance, delivery schedules, customer issues, and location notes to inform management of delivery operations.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Tractor Trailer Driver

Load and unload items; ability to safely lift and rotate heavy objects for transport.

  • Initiated new routes that reduced delivery time by one-third, exceeding designated route
  • A demonstrated ability to operate the vehicle within safety guidelines.
  • Good verbal communications skills.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
3

Tractor Trailer Driver

  • Responsible for two drivers. Prospected to develop new accounts.
  • Scheduled meetings with potential customers throughout the tri-state area to establish new business.
  • Developed and maintained accounts, record keeping and advertising.
  • Managed deliveries, invoices and payroll. Worked closely with clients to complete assigned jobs. Ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment. Applied troubleshooting and problem solving skills as required.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
Business Management
4

Tractor Trailer Driver

Experienced in driving both locally and long haul

  • Prepared and transported trucks to the warehouse for loading and unloading.
  • Removed trucks from load line as well as sealed trucks for assignment to dispatch and drivers for pickup and delivery of freight.
  • Communicated with shipping and receiving personnel regarding bills of laden, freight being delivered and transported as well as provided positive verification of goods that are loaded and unloaded on trucks.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Commercial Driver Program
5

Linehaul Tractor Trailer Driver

Loaded and delivered loads using conventional Tractor Trailer with 53' trailers.

  • Maintained accurate delivery records and logs.
  • Established positive working relationships with primary contacts at each account.
  • Responsible for daily inspection of truck and freight to accomplish safe driving and delivery conditions.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Tractor Trailer Driver

  • Operated a 22 Wheel tractor trailer coal truck
  • Performed pre and post trip truck inspections to ensure all equipment was working properly and reported any problems
  • Filled out daily logs for loading areas, weights hauled, time and distance traveled to and from dump and loading facilities
  • Trained new drivers to familiarize with loading areas, log procedures and handling truck in a safe manner
  • Detected when problems occurred and minimized repair cost and un-necessary damage
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
7

Tractor Trailer Driver

Organized and performed daily inspection of tractor and trailer load or empty.

  • Swap trailers from one door to another.
  • Transport trailer load or empty trailer to the rail yard and pick up load or empty.
  • Collected funds and assisted customers with inquiries or complaints.
  • Performed inside deliveries and self-loaded freight as necessary.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
Computer Networking And Security
8

Tractor Trailer Driver

  • Short and long haul driving to transport and deliver products in 48, 53 and 57 ft trailers.
  • Performed pre and post-trip inspections of Tractor-trailers.
  • Responsible for maintaining Bill of Ladings and DOT log books.
  • Trained newly hired employees in all aspects of safety guidelines for loading and unloading of products.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Tractor Trailer Driver

Safely drove and operated 53 foot tractor with a maximum of 19 pallets

  • Followed appropriate safety procedures for transport of hazardous materials
  • Performed routine vehicle and auxiliary equipment maintenance
  • Read maps and adhered to written and verbal geographic directions
  • Weighed and recorded weight of materials in logs or billing statements per regulations
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Tractor Trailer Driver

Drive a tractor-trailer to transport United States mail

  • Load and unload packagers with the help of fork lift if necessary
  • Maintain the truck in the areas of fuel, water, oil, vehicle repairs and air requirements
  • Bodyguard 2005 - 2008
  • Provided security at various locations including clubs and stores
  • Auxiliary Police Officer 2004-20012
  • Assisted with crowd control at such events as parades and accidents; escorted police officials
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science

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