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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

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. Problem-solving as a CDL Driver experienced using GPS to determine most efficient routes. Hardworking individual with more than 25 years of safe driving experience. Local and short haul regional driving background. Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success.

Skills
  • Decision Making
  • Adaptability and Flexibility
  • Truck Maneuvering
  • Vehicle Service Documentation
  • Critical Thinking
  • State and Federal Regulations
  • Problem Solving
  • Time Management
  • Loading and Unloading
  • Truck Cab Computer Operation
  • Map Reading
  • Delivery Documentation
  • Truck Weighing
  • GPS Applications
  • Delivery Instructions Verification
  • Attention to Detail
  • Vehicle Inspection
  • Work Logging
  • Heavy Lifting
  • CB Radio Communication
  • Vehicle Defect or Damage Reporting
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Customer Relations
  • Document Verification
  • Trailer Coupling and Uncoupling
Experience
CDL Class a Driver, 06/2021 to 08/2021
Lester BuildingsBelle Plaine, MN,
  • Observed all driving regulations and safety procedures, maintaining excellent safe driving record.
  • Worked safely when accessing work sites, unloading concrete and exiting construction areas.
  • Maintained mixer truck by inspecting and cleaning vehicle daily and completing basic upkeep such as fueling and changing out worn parts.
  • Kept paperwork in order, including getting all delivery tickets signed and returned to company.
  • Traveled to job sites in service area and collaborated with dispatch to adhere to schedule requirements.
  • Delivered concrete from plant to job sites in mixer trucks.
  • Followed maps and GPS systems to complete tasks efficiently.
Class a CDL Driver, 11/2020 to 06/2021
Papa John'sBrunswick, MD,
  • Demonstrated safe driving by observing all road rules, exercising caution in unfamiliar areas and maintaining vehicle control.
  • Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
  • Hooked and unhooked trailers from tractor and converter dollies.
  • Completed transfers at hubs and final destinations to keep routes on schedule.
  • Conducted vehicle inspections before and after every trip and performed minor repairs to keep truck functional.
  • Logged all pertinent shift information, including driving hours and fuel usage data on time to keep reports current.
  • Maintained safe driving habits to protect property and general public on roadways.
  • Communicated with dispatcher to relay and receive information about route changes and delays, quickly adjusting plans to maintain schedules.
  • Inspected vehicle prior to and after completing each shift, noting any damage or issues in detailed logs.
  • Coordinated shipping papers, customer documents and daily logs to maintain accurate records.
  • Updated logs with timely and accurate information meet internal requirements and DOT recordkeeping demands.
Class a CDL Driver, 12/2019 to 12/2020
Papa John'sBryan, TX,
  • Demonstrated safe driving by observing all road rules, exercising caution in unfamiliar areas and maintaining vehicle control.
  • Followed company policies by performing thorough equipment inspections prior to and after each shift.
  • Transport wood chips from plant to pulp mill in Lewiston, ID from Spokane, WA.
  • Used ELD
  • Maneuvered equipment expertly and safely in areas with obstacles and limited space without injury or damage to equipment or products.
CDL Class a Driver, 06/2010 to 11/2019
Lester BuildingsBelvidere, IL,
  • Demonstrated safe driving by observing all road rules, exercising caution in unfamiliar areas and maintaining vehicle control.
  • Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
  • Hooked and unhooked trailers from tractor and converter dollies.
  • Drove trucks with capacities greater than three tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock or other materials.
  • Established relationships with customers through use of interpersonal, active listening and inquiry response skills.
  • Conducted vehicle inspections before and after every trip and performed minor repairs to keep truck functional.
  • Logged all pertinent shift information, including driving hours and fuel usage data on time to keep reports current.
  • Conducted emergency roadside repairs, including changing tires, replacing light bulbs and installing fuses and tire chains.
  • Performed pre- and post-trip vehicle inspections using knowledge of safe and effective loading and handling procedures in coordination with company checklist.
  • Maneuvered equipment expertly and safely in areas with obstacles and limited space without injury or damage to equipment or products.
  • Maintained accurate logs to document mileage and delivery information.
  • Navigated and planned each route with up-to-date GPS support, accounting for weather or construction issues, to prevent costly and avoidable delays.
  • Achieved clean driving record for 9 years with no points, moving violations or preventable accidents.
  • Utilized GPS for route mapping, adjusting for weather and traffic alerts to optimize time.
  • Reviewed paperwork for completeness and accuracy, checked orders for correct number of boxes and corrected addresses and support documentation.
  • Made and broke up sets of trailers by using and handling converter gear, inspected truck equipment such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil and water and performed minor repairs.
  • Checked vehicle for leaks and topped off fluids.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1983
Shadle Park High School - Spokane, WA
GPA:
CDL: CDL, Expected in 07/1995
NORTHWEST CAREER PATHS - SPOKANE,
GPA:

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School Attended
  • Shadle Park High School
  • NORTHWEST CAREER PATHS
Job Titles Held:
  • CDL Class a Driver
  • Class a CDL Driver
  • Class a CDL Driver
  • CDL Class a Driver
Degrees
  • High School Diploma
  • CDL

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