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Trailer Drivers transport merchandise and various materials using heavy-duty vehicles. A typical example resume for this job lists the following responsibilities: loading and unloading goods, adjusting driving to traffic conditions, following traffic laws, keeping the trailer clean and in good condition, and preparing delivery papers. Employers select candidates who emphasize in their resumes qualifications such as safe driving abilities, good eye-hand coordination, time management, reliability and communication. Having a valid commercial driver's license is mandatory.

For more information on what it takes to be a Trailer Driver, check out our complete Trailer Driver Job Description.

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1

Tractor Trailer Driver

Prepared documentation to federal government and employer requirements

  • Planned and coordinated oversized load routes with purchasing manager
  • Identified and aided in implementation of cost recuperation policy
  • Assisted on site with component installation
  • Coordinated the loading and unloading of oversized freight
  • Managed maintenance schedules for the tractor and trailers
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Advanced Tractor Trailer Operations
AS
Arts
BS
Business Administration
2

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
3

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
4

Tractor-trailer Driver

Performed vehicle inspections to verify that equipment was in good working order

  • Efficiently maneuvered trucks into loading and unloading positions
  • Collected delivery instructions and verified instructions and routes
  • Maintained logs of working hours and vehicle service, in accordance with regulations
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

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
6

Tractor-trailer Driver

Complete OTR trip document and duty status records during and after the trips

  • Inspect vehicles before and after trips
  • Obtain delivery receipts, checks or cash from delivery stations
  • Ensure compliance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
  • Driven through all 48 states
  • Over the road mile accumulated up to 600 miles per day
  • Delivered hazmat material with the understanding of emergency containment measures
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Certificate
Commercial Driver License A & B
7

Tractor Trailer Driver/dump Trailer Operator

Perform daily safety and maintenance inspections of assigned tractor trailer

  • maintain daily logs of any minor repairs performed
  • perform customer service with various customers at pick-up and delivery locations
  • Load, secure and deliver load materials to various locations
  • perform pre-dump inspection and operate Dump trailer to unload various materials
  • maintain bills of lading, driver's log and other necessary papers needed for the completion of assigned duties
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Tractor Trailer Driver/delivery

Responsible for the delivery of product to customers and contractors in the metro area.

  • Managing time to ensure on-time delivery.
  • Assist in all aspects of the delivery department up to and including loading trucks, customer contact in the absence of the department manager, shipping and receiving.
  • Operate various types of power equipment such as forklift, reach-truck, order picker and truck mounted Moffett forklifts.
  • Operation of dock truck delivery vehicles as needed.
  • Training all new drivers for the east metro stores
  • Completion of daily paperwork and inspection reports
  • Resolve customer issues alongside management
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
9

Tractor Trailer Driver

Operate tractor- trailer with manual transmission to pick up and deliver freight within region.

  • Manually lifting, carrying and adjustment of equipment.
  • Provide good communication with management, customers, employees and general public.
  • Hooking and unhooking trailer from tractor.
  • Complete pre and post trip vehicle inspections.
  • Thorough understanding of regulations regarding transportation of freight.
  • Fasten chains, binders to secure loads on trailers.
  • Assist in the loading and unloading of truck.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
10

Tractor-trailer Driver

Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical safety and emergency equipment is in good working condition.

  • Review bill of lading to determine assignment.
  • Follow safety guidelines provided by the company as well as DOT policies and procedure regarding safety and laws.
  • Handled loading and unloading of product deliveries.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job

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