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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • H: (555) 432-1000
  • C:
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Professional Summary

Safety-conscious Commercial Truck Driver with more than 13 years of experience transporting and delivering Dry goods. Focused on guaranteeing on-time delivery within specified time frames and promoting customer loyalty and retention. In-depth knowledge of specialized transportation equipment.

Skills
  • Training in hazmat procedures
  • Loading and unloading
  • Pre- and post-trip inspections
  • Hazardous materials
Work History
Commercial Truck Driver, 05/2020 to Current
Ring's End, Inc. Stratford, CT,
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements.
  • Logged daily delivery details, customer issues and mileage to maintain open communication with management and keep compliant records.
  • Clearly communicated with dispatchers , giving updated information, including estimated times of arrival and latest road conditions.
  • Followed hand signals from loading crew to maneuver trucks into loading and unloading positions.
  • Maintained exterior and interior cleanliness.
  • Developed and nurtured lasting customer relationships by projecting professional corporate image and responding quickly to logistical and scheduling issues.
  • Demonstrated safe driving by following all regulations and safety procedures, resulting in zero accidents.
  • Conducted vehicle inspections prior to and after completing each shift, documenting damage or issues in comprehensive reports.
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
Forklift Operator, 10/2018 to 05/2020
Willscot Corporation Charleston, SC,
  • Worked in team environment to maintain high levels of productivity.
  • Completed daily forklift safety checklists.
  • Coordinated with other lift truck drivers and production personnel to process orders efficiently.
  • Prevented waste when transferring materials between transport containers and processing equipment.
  • Coordinated team member movements based on current needs, avoiding safety concerns or delays.
  • Boosted team efficiency by moving materials with forklifts, cranes and other equipment.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed mechanical issues, completed basic repairs and conducted preventive maintenance actions to keep equipment functional.
  • Examined shipments for quality and accuracy.
  • Packed items into appropriate containers for shipment.
  • Obtained production schedules to transport material to designated areas.
  • Handled multiple tasks simultaneously to maximize work efficiency.
  • Organized and secured stored materials and parts in designated area.
  • Cleaned warehouse areas to maintain safety and efficiency.
  • Inspected items for damage and performed temperature and quality checks.
  • Removed debris and waste materials from machinery to reduce possibility of clogs and malfunctions.
Dump Truck Driver, 02/2018 to 06/2019
Hinkle Contracting Company Corbin, KY,
  • Maneuvered trucks to correct locations for material drops, working with large equipment operators to correctly position loads for best distribution.
  • Hauled materials for road construction, large industrial use, construction and agriculture.
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements.
  • Inspected truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, and water.
  • Weighed in and out at scales for load ticketing and legal weight compliance.
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
  • Performed emergency roadside repairs including, changing tires, installing light bulbs and installing tire chains.
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays.
  • Maintained truck logs or time recordings as required by state and company policies and regulations.
  • Conducted efficient cargo transfers to maintain route schedules.
  • Inspected vehicle before and after trips and logged and reported mechanical problems to avoid unsafe hazards.
  • Demonstrated safe driving by following all regulations and safety procedures, resulting in zero accidents over.
  • Used GPS system to plan travel routes in accordance with bulk cargo transportation laws.
  • Determined quickest and safest routes for delivery by using effective planning and organizational skills.
  • Reported driving hours and data into shift logs for submission to, maintaining high level of accuracy and detail.
  • Inspected trucks and trailers before each trip to assess safety and identify maintenance concerns.
  • Completed preventive maintenance checks and basic repairs to vehicles.
  • Completed routine maintenance on truck to keep in working order, including fueling and recharging batteries.
  • Conducted vehicle inspections prior to and after completing each shift, documenting damage or issues in comprehensive reports.
  • Documented mileage, deliveries, pickups, customer issues and damages.
Yard Jockey, 05/2009 to 06/2016
Dart Container Of Michigan North Aurora, IL,
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
  • Checked shipping papers to determine nature of load and checked for presence of hazardous materials.
  • Enhanced customer relations by consistently delivering shipments according to schedule and quickly addressing any concerns.
  • Completed daily inspections, basic maintenance and common repair actions to keep equipment operating at full capacity.
  • Loaded and unloaded products at warehouses and customer locations using hand trucks, pallet jacks and forklifts.
  • Dropped and hooked trailers and changed configuration of equipment when necessary.
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements.
  • Communicated with dispatchers and other office personnel to handle two-way updates and adjust daily schedules.
  • Maintained daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
  • Completed basic maintenance and minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
  • Inspected truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew to properly position vehicle and loading equipment.
  • Pushed and pulled dollies into place and raised and lowered landing gear on semi-trailers.
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays.
  • Presented clean, neat appearance during every shift to uphold professional company presence.
Education
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2001
to
Newton County High School - Covington, Ga,
GPA:
: Truck Driving, Expected in 07/2005
to
Georgia Driving Academy - Conyers, GA
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended
  • Newton County High School
  • Georgia Driving Academy
Job Titles Held:
  • Commercial Truck Driver
  • Forklift Operator
  • Dump Truck Driver
  • Yard Jockey
Degrees
  • High School Diploma

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