cdl driver resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary
Currently seeking a safety position or equipment operator/CDL Driver, that will utilize my attention to detail, mechanical aptitude, and excellent communication skills. I have a Class A CDL with HAZ-MAT and tanker endorsement, as well as a TWIC card. I am certified in MIG/Flux welding. DOT medical certificate is up to date. Experience as Dispatcher and Heavy Equipment from previous jobs. I also have over 20 years experience working on vehicles, and 4 years of that is professional automotive technician experience, at professional shops. I have over 60,000 miles (over 4 years) experience driving a tractor/trailer (18 wheeler) combo. I have also worked as a "safety" for C&J Energy Services and O-Tex Pumping. This required me to assess job sites for any potential safety hazards, observe workers to ensure proper procedures regarding safety, to ensure crews wore the proper personal safety equipment associated with the specific task at hand, inspect various piece of equipment and tools for excessive wear ensuring safe use, and identifying and discussing potential safety hazards on job sites.
  • Skills Used:
  • Operating a winch, problem solving using geometry and physics, customer service, good communication with both helper and customer, managing both business and helpers (employee), general everyday business practices, finances.
  • Equipment Operator
  • C&J Energy Services - Pecos, TX
  • September 2017 to March 2020
  • Equipment Operator - drive equipment out to locations, stage equipment, set up (rig up) equipment, operate equipment while creating cement casing for the well, monitor pressure levels on the tanks, monitor returns for cement coming to the surface, rig down equipment (hoses and iron), safety inspections of vehicle's (pre trip and post trip), various maintenance of equipment.
  • Liberty Oilfield Services - Odessa, TX
  • January 2017 to September 2017
  • Equipment Operator - driving equipment (tractor/trailer) out to locations, staging equipment, rigging up equipment (hoses and iron), operating sky track (off-road articulated forklift), monitoring chemical levels (including acid), and a 100 other various tasks associated with hydraulic fracturing. 14 days on, 14 days off, average of 17 hours a day.
  • Cudd Energy Services - San Antonio, TX
  • October 2011 to August 2013
  • Position Summary
  • Operated and taught others to operate LAS
  • Rigged up and down the LAS
  • Operated blender and rigged up and down the blender
  • Communicated often with "treater" and engineer
  • Replaced or rebuilt hydraulic pumps
  • Constructed or repaired hydraulic hoses
  • Conducted regular maintenance on pumps and hydraulic systems
  • Loaded appropriate chemicals and correct amounts for next stage
  • Organized and kept inventory of chemicals
  • Reported exact chemicals and amounts used per stage
  • Operated the sand hulk
  • Operated sky track
  • Drove equipment (blender, LAS, sand hulk, pumps) to and from well site with tractor/trailer combination
  • Repaired the fluid ends on pumps (seats, valves, packing or replace entire fluid ends)
  • Rigged up and down all iron connecting from well head running "down the line" to all pumps.
  • Attended College
  • Claire, Jessica
  • January 2011 to May 2011
  • Attended College full-time
  • Dispatcher
  • Package Express - Houston, TX
  • July 2010 to November 2010
  • Position Summary:
  • Managed Customer Accounts and billing
  • Processed Customer Orders Received by Fax & Phone
  • Dispatched orders to drivers and planned routes for drivers to maximize efficiency of deliveries
  • Operated Linux system
  • Provided after hours support for multiple offices in both Houston and Dallas during the night shift
  • Coordinated with airlines on updates & information on shipments
  • Parts Specialist
  • Advance Auto Parts - Cypress, TX
  • May 2009 to July 2010
  • Conducted Retail and Commercial Sales
  • Conducted inventory control
  • Coordinated deliveries with other drivers for commercial customers
  • Tested and warranted parts
  • Assisted customers with various installs of parts
  • Automotive Technician
  • Parkway Chevrolet - Tomball, TX
  • May 2007 to August 2007
  • Performed basic maintenance and repairs on vehicles
  • Determined what parts needed to be repaired or replaced
  • Documented all repairs done to vehicles and in the amount of time done
  • Reconditioned recently purchased vehicles to be sold as used cars for dealership
  • Automotive Drivability Technician
  • Texan Pontiac GMC Buick - Humble, TX
  • January 2007 to May 2007
  • Performed in depth repairs on vehicles, including pulling, repairing and replacing transmissions
  • Inspected vehicles for any signs of wear or failure
  • Performed basic maintenance on vehicles
  • Lone Star Chevrolet - Houston, TX
  • September 2006 to December 2006
  • Performed Minor Repairs such as brakes, oxygen sensors, tail lights, head lights, belts, batteries, tires, and hoses, etc
  • Suggested to customers that certain parts be repaired or replaced
  • Fork Lift Operator/Lumber Sales Associate
  • Lowes - Tomball, TX
  • March 2005 to August 2005
  • Operated Gas & Electric Fork Lifts, Electric Pallet Jack, Electric Cherry Picker and Table Saw
  • Stocked Inventory
  • Assisted both retail and commercial customers
  • Recommended specific materials for the proper application for customers
  • O'Reilly Auto Parts - Houston, TX
  • July 2002 to January 2005
  • Retail and commercial sales
  • Made deliveries and coordinated deliveries with other drivers for commercial customers
  • Warranted various parts
  • Skills
  • Welding - 2 years
  • Commercial Driver (Class A CDL w/tanker, HAZ-MAT and TWIC card) - 5 years
  • Forklift Operator (Gas, electric, & articulated off-road diesel) - 8 years
  • Driving Experience
  • Commercial Driving Experience - 5 years
  • Heavy Equipment - 5 years
  • Dozer - 1 year
  • CDL
  • Brake Repair
  • Tractor-Trailer
  • Flatbed
  • Freight Experience
  • Transmissions
  • Geometry
  • Delivery Driver Experience
  • Passed my homeland security background check, in order to be given TWIC card which gives me unrestricted access to various ship ports, as well as access to various refineries that are restricted under Homeland Security.
  • Certified Forklift Operator
  • CDL Class A
  • Assessments
  • Basic Maintenance and Repair - Highly Proficient
  • August 2020
  • Mechanical Knowledge - Highly Proficient
  • Delivery Driver - Highly Proficient
  • June 2020
  • Interstate Truck Driving - Expert
  • November 2019
  • Additional Information
  • Excellent knowledge of LAS (Liquid Additive System)
  • Excellent knowledge of repairing hydraulic pumps (replacing fluid ends, seats, valves and packing)
  • Proficient knowledge of hydraulic fracturing process, operating a blender and sand hulk (fracking)
  • Excellent knowledge of automotive mechanics and automotive parts
  • Proficient knowledge of welding and oxy-acetylene torch
  • Proficient knowledge of electrical (mainly D/C, some A/C)
  • Proficient knowledge of plumbing
  • Proficient knowledge of gas and electric forklifts, electric pallet jack, sky track and electric cherry picker (certification obtained)
  • Class A" CDL with hazmat and tanker endorsement as well as DOT completed medical exam
  • Excellent in MS Word and Internet research
  • Proficient knowledge of Linux Operating System
  • Type 65 words per minute
  • Great phone presence
  • 8 years customer service experience
  • Work well with or without supervision
  • Self starter, quick learner and dedicated to a job well done
  • Team player
Work History
CDL Driver, 03/2021 - Current
Lowe's Companies, Inc. Cypress, TX,
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays.
  • Maintained safe driving record by observing road rules, remaining cautious and alert in unfamiliar areas and keeping control of vehicle.
  • Inspected vehicle before and after every trip and conducted minor repairs.
  • Conducted efficient cargo transfers to maintain route schedules.
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements.
  • Secured loads with proper strapping and bracing techniques to prevent damage to valuable assets across long-haul transports.
  • Minimized delays by planning and adjusting routes to account for changing weather and traffic conditions.
  • Contacted dispatch to report delivery incidents and determine best methods for resolution.
Owner/Operator, 08/2013 - Current
Lineage Logistics North Bergen, NJ,
  • Managed day-to-day business operations.
  • Consulted with customers to assess needs and propose optimal solutions.
  • Trained and motivated employees to perform daily business functions.
  • Enhanced operational efficiency and productivity by managing budgets, accounts and costs.
  • Perform recovery service on various vehicles/equipment
Equipment Operator, 09/2017 - 03/2020
Crest Industries Pineville, LA,
  • Trained in diverse pieces of equipment and useful attachments to handle team needs.
  • Maintained and cleaned equipment after each job and inspected.
  • Communicated with ground team members and fellow operators to prevent safety hazards and keep materials moving.
  • Used forklifts, hand trucks, scissor lifts and other equipment to move materials around work sites and organized according to need.
  • Reported operational deficiencies to supervisor and maintenance personnel to promote timely maintenance of equipment and prevent potential injuries.
  • Connected grounded wires and lines and loaded and off-loaded arms and hoses to pipelines.
  • Examined proper lubrication and functioning of pumps and mechanical equipment through.
  • Maneuvered control panels to regulate and coordinate product flow rates.
  • Conducted routine field safety audits to enforce pre- and post-trip standards.
Equipment Operator, 10/2011 - 09/2017
Crest Industries Washington Court House, OH,
  • Communicated with ground team members and fellow operators to prevent safety hazards and keep materials moving.
  • Used forklifts, hand trucks, scissor lifts and other equipment to move materials around work sites and organized according to need.
  • Drove vehicles to and from work sites and maintained clean driving record.
  • Maintained fueled and fully operational equipment to jump on project requirements and keep teams on tight schedules.
  • Completed diligent equipment inspections, repairs and maintenance actions to prolong life of each piece of machinery.
  • Operated commercial vehicle to transport equipment and job-specific machinery to and from job sites.
  • Resolved most mechanical issues independently and worked with supervisors and senior personnel to resolve complicated problems.
  • Kept machinery in proper working order by repairing and replacing malfunctioning parts.
  • Used inspection, troubleshooting and repair abilities to quickly clear mechanical issues with heavy equipment.
Associate: Welding, Expected in 2015
Industrial Welding Academy - Houston, TX
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Associate of Applied Science: Business, Expected in 05/2004
Lone Star College System - Spring, TX
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2000
Jersey Village High School - Houston, TX
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FLUX/MIG Welding December 2014 to Present Certified in FLUX welding from Industrial Welding Academy in Houston, Tx. Forklift Certified Present Certified to operate propane, electric and diesel (articulated off-road) forklift through Cudd Energy Services and Lowe's Home Improvement. TWIC Card July 2016 to July 2021,
Willing to relocate anywhere
Additional Information
  • Authorized to work in the US for any employer, Willing to relocate anywhere

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School Attended

  • Industrial Welding Academy
  • Lone Star College System
  • Jersey Village High School

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  • CDL Driver
  • Owner/Operator
  • Equipment Operator
  • Equipment Operator


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