cdl class a driver resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Experienced Truck Driver offering solid work ethic, safe driving history and stable background in diverse transportation roles. Knowledgeable about trucks and trailers, including loading, unloading and securing different types of products. Well-coordinated in handling all customer, documentation and business needs. Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills. Motivated individual brings focus on team-work and desire to expand with warehouse team. Eager to learn roles and advance professionally to help team deliver goods on-time and meet high demand in fast-paced environment.

  • Route management
  • Courteous and polite demeanor
  • Planning ability
  • Documentation skills
  • CDL Class A license
  • Forklift Operator license Certified
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Cargo handling
  • Clean MVR
  • Trained in Nevada safety regulations
CDL Class A Driver, 11/2021 - 03/2023
Covanta Energy Westbury, NY,
  • Demonstrated safe driving by observing road rules, exercising caution in unfamiliar areas and maintaining vehicle control.
  • Inspected truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Loaded, balanced and secured product to safely transport goods.
  • Logged driving hours and fuel usage data on time to keep reports current.
  • Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
  • Utilized pallet jacks and forklifts to load and unload materials off trucks.
  • Observed driving regulations and safety procedures, maintaining excellent safe driving record.
  • Maintained safe driving habits to protect property and general public on roadways.
  • Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to set checklist.
  • Maintained vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements in accordance with regulations
  • Obtained signatures needed to complete and process paperwork.
  • Inspected and maintained vehicle supplies and equipment to ensure vehicles remain in proper working condition.
  • Updated logs with timely and accurate information meet internal requirements and DOT recordkeeping demands.
  • Used pallet jack and forklift to load and unload products at distribution centers and route locations.
  • Processed shipment documents neatly and efficiently for each load.
  • Maintained strict compliance with safety rules for passenger and driver protection.
  • Recorded expenses and maintained receipts.
  • Planned efficient routes and adjusted strategies based on current weather and traffic information.
  • Performed pre- and post-trip safety and maintenance checks to mitigate hazards.
  • Managed unexpected emergencies and route changes with calm and professionalism.
  • Implemented daily DOT pre-trip inspections to reduce risks or delivery delays.
Forklift Operator, 04/2021 - 03/2023
Recycling Management Resources Duluth, GA,
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Moved freight, stock and other materials to and from storage and production areas and loading docks.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Communicated with supervisor and other warehouse staff to coordinate work.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Packaged, labeled and tagged goods before transfer.
  • Checked shipments for damaged or incorrect items.
  • Reported safety and quality issues to management.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Operated power material handling equipment to accurately select and palletize loads.
  • Prepared finished stock for shipment by identifying, pulling and packing product.
  • Loaded, unloaded, transported and stacked materials through careful operation of various warehouse equipment.
  • Relocated goods from dock area to appropriate storage locations.
  • Communicated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
  • Secured loads on pallets to minimize damage and worker injuries.
  • Moved levers or controls of lifting devices to load, unload or stack material.
  • Drove gasoline- or electric-powered vehicles to transport materials between loading, processing and storage areas.
  • Positioned lifting devices around loaded pallets, skids and boxes to secure materials for transport to designated areas.
  • Positioned lifting devices to secure material or products for transport to designated areas.
  • Inspected product load for accuracy to foster timely and complete delivery.
  • Noted and recorded receipt of materials on drivers' paperwork.
  • Weighed materials or products to record data on tags or labels.
  • Accurately measured and recorded product weight, dimensions or other production data for use in tag and label creation.
Warehouse Associate, 04/2020 - 10/2021
Wayfair Oceanside, CA,
  • Packed and labeled merchandise to prepare for loading and shipment to customers.
  • Moved boxes, containers and pallets with special-purpose equipment to meet demanding production targets.
  • Picked and prepared numerous daily shipments in controlled atmosphere warehouse environment.
  • Used pallet jacks to move items to and from warehouse locations.
  • Kept shelves, workstations and pallet areas neat and tidy to maintain safe work environment.
  • Packed materials and items in designated crates and boxes and properly sealed and labeled crates.
  • Assisted coworkers with special projects to learn new tasks while gaining additional responsibilities.
  • Examined packages and goods for damage and notified vendors of replacement needs.
  • Processed requests and supply orders and pulled materials to successfully prepare orders.
  • Stored items in orderly and accessible manner in warehouse tool rooms, supply rooms, or other areas.
  • Updated inventory and production information using warehouse management systems and scanner guns.
  • Received merchandise into warehouse, relocated products using forklifts and pallet jacks and processed orders for shipment.
  • Operated forklifts to fill or empty overhead spaces.
  • Collected stock location orders and printed requests to maintain inventory control.
  • Filed requisitions for out of stock items and supplies.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2020
Valley High School - Las Vegas, NV
Status -
: Nursing Program, Expected in
College of Southern Nevada - Las Vegas, NV
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Spanish :
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  • CDL Class A Driver licensed certification
  • Forklift Operator certified licensed.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Valley High School
  • College of Southern Nevada

Job Titles Held:

  • CDL Class A Driver
  • Forklift Operator
  • Warehouse Associate


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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