Delivery Driver Resume Example

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

Dedicated Truck and delivery driver of 2 years Freight Handler and with 3 years of experience. Adept at following directions and taking initiative with extensive knowledge of Freight shipping and handling. Successful at remaining safety-oriented for numerous hours and performing detailed inspections.

  • Truck driver
  • Loading and unloading
  • Able to lift 300 lbs
  • Hand truck safety
  • Forklift certified
  • Rigging
  • Pallet jack safety
  • Inventory organization
  • Freight labeling
  • Wrapping and boxing
  • Invoice verification
  • Product verification
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Materials handling and transport
  • Inventory tracking
  • Customer service-oriented
  • Heavy hauling
  • Superior negotiation skills
  • Hazardous Materials Endorsement
  • Flexible schedule
  • Heavy industrial equipment
  • Employee development and management
  • Diagnostics knowledge
  • Results-driven
  • First aid certified
  • Materials accountability
  • Inventory management
  • Manufacturing and warehouse procedures
  • Safe driver
  • Process improvement
  • Vendor management
  • Stragety development
  • Team development
  • Excellent written and verbal communicator
  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Constant Contact
  • Skilled multi-tasker
  • Skilled negotiator
  • Problem solving
  • Staff training
  • Refrigerated trailers operation
  • Route management
  • Customer-oriented
  • Air Brake Certification
  • Efficient trip planner
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Assisting customers
  • Documentation skills
  • Transportation solution development
  • Freight operations
  • Bills of Lading
  • OSHA standards
  • Package and pallet staging
  • Shipment processing
  • Scanner proficiency
  • Product movement monitoring
  • Adherence to loading schedules
  • Operating data recording
  • Safety protocols
  • Truck unloading
  • Documentation and recordkeeping
  • Strong math skills
  • Barcode scanning
  • Clean MVR
  • Cargo handling
08/2019 to Current
Delivery Driver Rexel Usa Farmingdale, NY,
  • Verified shipping labels as orders came in
  • Assisted in training new warehouse employees
  • Double-checked work orders and customer requests before packing
  • Entered shipment details into database
  • Sorted cargo for accurate shipment to target locations, preventing unnecessary delays and promoting productivity
  • Palletized boxes for easy movement and shipment
  • Gained complete understanding of duties and job tasks for each shift, prioritizing those requiring immediate completion
  • Followed customer instructions about placement of items and special considerations for handling
  • Protected company inventory with well-organized and secure storage areas
  • Cleaned and maintained warehouse in compliance with OSHA safety standards
  • Safely operated all necessary equipment in work area such as Fork Lifts, Automatic & 10 Speed Transfer trucks, and a Hostler
  • Transported furniture and up to 2000 lb. boxes using hand truck
  • Disposed of debris and hazardous materials properly to avoid contaminating products
  • Cleared aisles, swept floors and reorganized inventory to keep warehouse neat and remove obstacles
  • Examined incoming and outgoing shipments, rejected damaged items and appropriately recorded any discrepancies
  • Aided senior leadership during executive decision-making process by generating a timely manner productivity record
  • Performed repair work on Hostler equipment, notifying Management department of issues requiring more extensive repairs
  • Alerted purchasing team of shortages or damaged goods identified when unloading trucks
  • Recognized and reported defective material and equipment
  • Communicated with teammates and supervisors about potential hazards and other issues to resolve together
  • Organized efficient daily work plans based on oral instructions and written directions to meet challenging objectives
  • Secured items in truck by strapping over protective padding
  • Exceeded specific team goal by partnering with staff to share and implement best practices
  • Tracked movements with hand-held scanners and daily production sheets to keep records accurate
  • Responded to job-related inquiries from supervisor quickly and professionally and provided updates on anticipated task completion times
  • Optimized project completion time by multitasking duties using heavy equipment
  • Examined incoming shipments to verify quantity and quality, returning unacceptable shipments to suppliers for refunds or replacement
  • Attached documents, such as PO receipts, packing slips and bill of lading to outbound shipments
  • Offered to assist Management with supervisor duties during busy periods, which led to development of additional skills and improved productivity within warehouse
  • Tracked inventory, conducted cycle counts and audits and resolved issues to maintain accurate records
  • Attached identifying tag or labels to materials or marked information on cases, bales, or other containers
  • Unloaded cargo with a Fork Lift, maintaining clean, safe and organized warehouse areas
  • Maintained accurate and current order and shipment forms, inventory documentation and customer records
  • Monitored employee performance and safety, conducting retraining to correct problems and optimize productivity
  • Executed new training initiative to improve skills and develop leaders from within
  • Addressed employee and production issues to determine and implement optimal resolutions, preventing wasted resources and maintaining schedules
  • Identified and corrected performance and personnel issues negatively impacting team and business operations
  • Directed and motivated team of 12 Freight handlers in outdoor setting
  • Trained newly hired employees on all FedEx equipment
  • Applied exceptional skills in communication and conflict-resolution to improve decision-making process
  • Assisted companies with rectifying safety and hazard issues
  • Analyzed job and worksites and reported on hazards, recommendations and successful corrections
  • Provided onsite training
  • Delivered rush merchandise on tight schedules to meet customer targets.
  • Handled merchandise in accordance with product handling standards.
  • Handled customer service complaints with utmost professionalism and knowledgeable responses to maintain trust and company loyalty.
  • Answered customer questions regarding shipments.
  • Obtained signatures on all invoices and credits to stay on top of paperwork requirements.
  • Grouped and routed deliveries according to designated areas to maintain efficient delivery times.
  • Inspected and maintained gas, oil and water levels as well as tires, lights and brakes.
  • Notified customers of delays, decreasing calls to support.
  • Communicated frequently with dispatch to relay route changes and delays impacting customer delivery timetables.
  • Processed payments by accepting cash, checks and credit card payments.
  • Located and selected merchandise to verify against delivery sheet specifications.
  • Operated and maintained heavy equipment safely, including forklifts, stair climbers and pallet jacks.
  • Positioned blocks and ties around items to secure cargo during transit.
  • Delivered exceptional customer service in all interactions to promote satisfaction and maintain company loyalty.
  • Maintained safe driving habits to protect property and general public on roadways.
  • Demonstrated safe driving by observing all road rules, exercising caution in unfamiliar areas and maintaining vehicle control.
  • Maneuvered shipments with carts, hands trucks and pallet jacks, loading and unloading vehicles to maintain tight timetables.
  • Performed deliveries throughout greater [Type] area.
08/2016 to 08/2019
Freight Handler Legislative Branch Massapequa Park, NY,
  • Inspected and reported or repaired damaged cargo.
  • Verified shipping labels as orders came in.
  • Entered shipment details into database.
  • Assisted in training new warehouse employees.
  • Double-checked work orders and customer requests before packing.
  • Used scanners to track parcel information such as condition or receipt.
  • Followed customer instructions about placement of items and special considerations for handling.
  • Protected items by wrapping in cling film, padded moving blankets and tape.
  • Secured items in truck by strapping over protective padding.
  • Examined incoming and outgoing shipments, rejected damaged items and appropriately recorded discrepancies.
  • Juggled shift duties, prioritizing immediate tasks to streamline operations.
  • Protected furniture by disassembling easily damaged parts, detaching headboards from bed frames and securing loose or unstable components.
  • Exceeded specific team goal by partnering with staff to share and implement best practices.
  • Planned and followed most direct route to save time and mileage on company trucks.
  • Eliminated downtime to maximize revenue by providing top product and material delivery quality control.
  • Positioned lifting devices under, over or around loaded pallets, skids and boxes and secured material for transport to designated areas.
  • Sorted cargo for accurate shipment to target locations, preventing unnecessary delays and promoting productivity.
  • Organized efficient daily work plans based on oral instructions and written directions to meet challenging objectives.
  • Protected company inventory by maintaining and organizing storage areas.
  • Palletized boxes to streamline movement and shipment.
  • Tracked parcel movement using hand-held scanners and daily production sheets to keep records accurate.
  • Transported more than [Number] materials pallets between storage and production areas each day.
  • Operated forklifts, pallet jacks and semi-trucks as part of cargo transfer operations.
  • Adhered to proper handling procedures in order to maximize safety and avoid damage to inventory.
  • Prepared and loaded freight of various sizes into semi-trailers.
  • Maintained smooth dock operations in deadline-driven environments.
  • Loaded and unloaded cargo to and from ships and transferred freight to docks, warehouses or shipping vehicles.
  • Packaged outgoing material for shipment by sealing cardboard boxes with tape and shrink-wrapping packages.
  • Separated, labeled and organized incoming shipments, initiating routing to proper warehouse or outgoing vehicle.
  • Reviewed documentation and work order requirements.
  • Arranged stock in line with storage guidelines and moved out for shipment or floor sales.
  • Used forklifts and associated equipment to transport items between trucks, storage and sales floor.
  • Organized, inspected, repaired and replenished pallets used in moving freight.
  • Documented and reported problems in condition or quantity of received or sent cargo.
  • Maintained security and safety of dock area and shipments, limiting access to authorized personnel.
  • Identified and inspected incoming shipments, documented receipt and pinpointed next carrier or destination.
  • Secured incoming ships, prepared gangway and inspected cargo to verify no damage or missing items.
  • Installed bracing or padding while loading to prevent shifting or slippage of cargo during shipment.
  • Trained new dock workers in prompt and safe loading, unloading and warehousing.
  • Pursued opportunities to learn job tasks in different areas to help team excel.
  • Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
07/2015 to 08/2016
Cashier Food Prep Hardees City, STATE,
Education and Training
Expected in 01/2017
High School Diploma:
South Granville High School - Creedmoor, NC
Expected in
: Criminal Justice
Vance Granville Community College - Henderson, NC,

Fork Lift Certified

Hostler Certified

Safety Team Member

Fedex Mentor

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School Attended
  • South Granville High School
  • Vance Granville Community College
Job Titles Held:
  • Delivery Driver
  • Freight Handler
  • Cashier Food Prep
  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)