dump truck driver truck driver equipment operator resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary and Objective

Dependable expert dump truck driver, tractor trailer, Snow Plow Operator, and equipment operator. Maintains alertness to hazards and safety issues to reduce accidents and injuries. Determined hard worker with vast knowledge of construction and equipment safety and willing to train others. Highly skilled in properly operating and maintaining tools and equipment as required in highway construction environment. Conscientious Crew Leader dedicated to staying professional in difficult situations. Outgoing demeanor focused on task management, overseeing employees and monitoring complex workflows and conditions. Promotes interpersonal and adaptability skills to complete project tasks safely and to specifications. Seeking a rewarding lifelong career in a leadership role where I can utilize my years of relevant experience and expertise.

  • Highly experienced in multi axle dump trucks, tow plow, wing, belly, and front plow, front end loader, bulldozer, back-hoe, and skid steers.
  • Experienced aerial platform/ man lift operator.
  • Experienced in scaffold erection.
  • Experienced in Maintenance Of Traffic (MOT).
  • Knowledge and experienced with TAMS-VUE WORKS.
  • Materials transportation
  • Safety procedures
  • Pre-operational equipment inspections
  • Safe equipment operation
  • Maintenance duties
  • Maintenance procedures
  • Crew management
  • Crew scheduling
  • Work task assignments
  • Onboarding and training
  • Hardware and software updates
  • Reporting and documentation
  • Report creation
  • Report generation
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
08/2022 to Current
Transportation Maintenance Worker 7 Cds Logistics Wharton, NJ,
  • Responsible for maintaining Michigan M, I, and US roadways.
03/2022 to 08/2022
Crew Leader/Safety Manager Petticoat-Schmitt Civil Contractors, Inc. Jacksonville, FL,
  • Managed multiple employees in various job tasks throughout phases of project completion.
  • Monitored task completion to meet company standards for performance.
  • Delegated daily tasks to team members to optimize group productivity.
  • Inspected cleanliness, organization and safety of job sites after every shift.
  • Resolved employee issues, complaints and requests-for-clarification to keep projects on track.
  • Developed and implemented strategies to enhance team performance, improve processes and boost results.
  • Observed safety protocols and manufacturer's instructions when using heavy machinery and equipment.
  • Mentored newly hired crew members to prepare each for job roles.
  • Supervised project contributions to meet organizational deadlines and expectations.
  • Train employees on proper use, safety, and care of tools, machinery, and heavy equipment.
  • Train employees on various MOT operations that included flagging, rolling, lane and shoulder closure.
  • Train employees on snow plow, anti-icing, and de-icing procedures and equipment such as tow plow, wing, belly, and front plow.
  • Train employees on how to properly and safely apply asphalt.
  • Train employees on how to properly install a wide variety of guardrail systems.
  • Train employees on how to properly install different priority signs in a timely manner.
  • Enforced safety mandates and OSHA restrictions with good leadership skills.
  • Promoted adherence to company policies and health and safety standards.
  • Assigned duties to specific employees and teams according to roles and skills.
  • Assessed individual team member abilities and aptitudes, incorporating into shift duties to promote happy employees and effective workflows.
  • Maintained work environments that encouraged compliance with safety laws and employment guidelines.
10/2021 to 03/2022
Snow Plow Operator and Road Technician Johnson Trucking/Gars Trucking City, STATE,
  • Used tow, wing, belly, and front plow in conjunction with calcium or sodium chloride applications to clear and prevent snow and ice from I-75, I-275, US 23, US 24, M-50, M 125, Memorial highway, and Lakeside road.
  • Maintained and fixed several types of guardrail systems.
  • Fixed different priority type signs in a timely manner.
  • Clear all routes of litter and critters.
  • Erected signs and cones to divert traffic in active work areas.
  • Operated heavy machinery with extreme care and caution, following specific employer guidelines for safety.
  • Assisted with roadway projects and highway repairs by controlling traffic patterns.
  • Cleared snow, ice and other debris from highways to maintain road safety.
  • Repaired roadway signs, fences and other structures.
  • Performed preventive maintenance on vehicles and heavy equipment.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Measured locations for installation of markers, utilizing tape, string or chalk.
06/2021 to 10/2021
Dump Truck Driver/Truck Driver/Equipment Operator Johnson Trucking/Gars Trucking City, STATE,
  • Used equipment such as multi axle dump trucks, semi trucks, skid steers, pavers, and vibrating rollers to complete jobs quickly and correctly.
  • Followed signals from ground crew and other operators to safely move materials and prevent dangerous interactions or missed cues.
  • Drove tractor-trailer dump trucks to move equipment efficiently between job sites.
  • Learned about new equipment and related attachments while maintaining knowledge of items used daily to meet job requirements.
  • Kept equipment fueled and ready for immediate use to support scheduling demands.
  • Saw cut several small to large square footage areas on county, city, and residential roads throughout Michigan and filled, graded, and paved with hot mix asphalt.
  • Used Maintenance Of Traffic, mainly flagging operations on county, city, and residential roads all throughout Michigan.
  • Worked 40-60 hours per week.
10/2020 to 06/2021
Snow Plow Operator and Road Technician Company Name City, State,
  • Used tow, wing, belly, and front plows in conjunction with salt and brine applications to clear snow and ice from highways to maintain road safety.
  • Erected signs and cones to divert traffic in active work areas.
  • Operated heavy machinery with extreme care and caution, following specific employer guidelines for safety.
  • Repaired roadway signs, and guardrails.
  • Used hot asphalt to safely and effectively fill potholes on highways to maintain road safety.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to our customer (MDOT) when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
06/2020 to 09/2020
Operations Manager Company Name City, State,
  • Managed multi-faceted business that included dump trucks, mobile and truck wash, mechanics, handyman services, limos and party buses, and deep cleaning of TARTA buses.
  • Directed day-to-day operations by spearheading implementation of short-term and long-term strategies to achieve business plan and profitability goals.
  • Conducted performance reviews providing coaching and feedback to benefit both company and employee.
  • Managed company operations with responsibility for profit and loss, scheduling, training and inventory control.
  • Planned daily operational strategies, including delivery routing, team workflows and promotional initiatives.
  • Maintained safety and emergency readiness among personnel by disseminating information on and monitoring compliance with regulatory and organizational policies.
  • Recruited, hired and trained crew members on application of projects, customer relations and customer service.
  • Developed initiatives for process improvement and reviewed and assessed ongoing operations.
  • Built upon established practice standards to improve operational performance and reduce labor costs.
  • Enforced security policies and procedures to protect company assets from theft, loss or damage.
  • Aided senior leadership during executive decision-making process by generating daily reports to recommend corrective actions and improvements.
  • Examined quantitative methods and techniques and approaches to optimize organizational operations and facilitate decision-making.
  • Replenished inventory to maintain par levels.
  • Inspected production areas to identify and correct unsafe or unauthorized practices.
11/2019 to 06/2020
Snow Plow Operator and Road Maintenance Technician Company Name City, State,
  • Cleared snow, ice and other debris from highways to maintain road safety.
  • Erected signs and cones to divert traffic in active work areas.
  • Operated heavy machinery with extreme care and caution, following specific employer guidelines for safety.
  • Flagged motorists to provide warning of obstacles and repair work.
  • Repaired roadway signs, fences and other structures.
  • Hauled and spread sand, gravel and clay to fill washouts and repair road shoulders.
  • Performed preventive maintenance on vehicles and heavy equipment.
  • Operated pneumatic tampers to repair joints and patch broken pavement with asphalt.
  • Repaired multiple steel beam guardrail and cable barrier systems.
04/2017 to 11/2019
Dump Truck Driver/Dump Truck Driver/Team Leader Company Name City, State,
  • Hauled and transported aggregates and hot asphalt to and from construction sites on highways and roads throughout Ohio and Michigan. Also, hauled scrap metal and sewage waste.
  • Maintained safe driving habits to protect property and general public on roadways.
  • Accurately placed loads in optimal locations for spreading and distribution by bulldozers and material movers.
  • Worked in tandem with loaders and gravel pit operators to fill trucks for deliveries.
  • Operated truck safely to and from project destination and prepared and acquired customer signature receipts for load delivered.
  • Planned efficient routes and adjusted strategies based on current weather and traffic information.
  • Maintained constant telephone or radio contact with dispatch center for instructions.
  • Updated logs with timely and accurate information to meet internal requirements and DOT recordkeeping demands.
  • Inspected materials to ensure correct and secure loading.
  • Moved hand and foot controls to loosen and dump material adhering to truck body.
  • Assisted with proper and legal loading of materials for transport as designated by dispatch center.
  • Positioned blocks and tarps to secure load for transit and prevent materials loss.
  • Managed proper transportation of dangerous goods with no incidents.
  • Inspected trucks and trailers before and after trips and completed basic maintenance for optimal performance.
  • Inspected vehicle prior to and after completing shifts, noting damage or issues in detailed logs.
  • Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to set checklist.
  • Implemented daily DOT pre-trip inspections to reduce risks or delivery delays.
  • Applied defensive driving and safety techniques to prevent accidents.
  • Coordinated with dispatch to receive updates, communicate efficient routes and convey delays.
  • Consulted with supervisors and dispatch personnel to assess situations, determine appropriate solutions and make decisions.
  • Inspected, serviced and maintained equipment on daily basis to achieve long-lasting performance.
  • Observed driving regulations and safety procedures, maintaining excellent safe driving record.
  • Submitted reports on condition of truck at end of each trip.
  • Conducted preventive maintenance, checking gages, readings and fluid changes while executing truck cleans and completing advanced mechanical repairs.
01/2015 to 02/2017
Audio Video Lighting Technician and Installer Company Name City, State,
  • Set up commercial systems mainly in schools and churches throughout Michigan and Ohio, Installed and serviced projectors, wired and wireless speaker points, teleconferencing equipment, security systems, flat panel displays and interactive education-based systems.
  • Used aerial platforms/man lifts.
  • Developed rigging systems for speakers, lights, and projectors.
  • Programmed lighting equipment.
  • Collaborated with team on new technology solutions, implementations and upgrades and advanced integration and automation of hardware and software.
  • Worked directly with technology architects and engineers to drive adoptions of new audio-visual technologies and analyzed and researched right-sized solutions for specific business needs.
  • Followed specifications to pull and terminate cables.
  • Transported and installed equipment for weddings, concerts and other live events.
  • Reviewed drawings, blueprints, schematics and service manuals to identify technical requirements.
  • Utilized industry best practices in pulling low-voltage cabling.
01/2007 to 01/2017
Business Owner/Operator Company Name City, State,
  • Owned and operated entertainment business that consisted of DJ's, party buses, comedians, and bands.
  • Set pricing structures according to market analytics and emerging trends.
  • Consulted with potential clients to determine how company could best meet needs.
  • Developed estimates for entertainment services based on in-depth knowledge of labor and material expenses.
01/2012 to 01/2015
Landscaping Laborer Company Name City, State,
  • Operated landscaping equipment to maintain grounds and remove trees.
  • Maintained garden areas and landscaping greenery to enhance property appearance and plant health.
  • Cleared pathways of overgrowth, debris and snow to reduce hazards.
  • Troubleshot mechanical issues and completed basic repairs to keep equipment working at peak levels.
  • Operated and maintained basic landscaping equipment and vehicles.
  • Edged lawns and flowerbeds using gas-powered and rotary edging tools.
  • Performed seasonal activities, snow removal, landscaping and lawn mowing and applied fertilizer to plants and foliage.
  • Used zero-turn, traditional riding lawn mowers and self-propelled mowers to mow residential and commercial lawns.
  • Eliminated undesirable weeds and pests by physically removing problems or applying chemicals.
  • Applied pesticides and fertilizers to grounds and lawns to control pests, kill weeds and prevent disease.
  • Checked machinery and performed routine maintenance to prevent malfunction.
  • Used shears, pruners and chainsaws to prune hedges, trees and shrubs.
  • Used dump truck, skid steer, and bulldozer to complete landscaping tasks.
01/2010 to 06/2012
Tow Truck Operator Company Name City, State,
  • Assisted emergency responders with vehicle recoveries in emergency roadside situations, fatalities, and life threatening accidents.
  • Used recovery, safety, and tie down methods according to the industry standard as set forth by Wreckmaster.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Attached or loaded vehicles and reviewed all connections for security.
  • Picked up clients or vehicles and drove property to specified receiving agency or location.
  • Responded to roadside assistance requests to provide tows and other types of support.
  • Completed vehicle recoveries, private tows and involuntary retrievals in collaboration with businesses and police departments.
  • Conducted regular vehicle and equipment inspections to maintain safety and comply with laws.
  • Used flat bed tow truck.
  • Used forklift to unload and reload transportation vehicles.
04/2010 to 09/2010
Hazmat Tanker Driver Company Name City, State,
  • Adhered to Department of Transportation processes when delivering hazardous chemicals on highways.
  • Operated tanker trucks safely by complying with company policies and major driving rules.
  • Planned destinations and mapped out routes to maintain on-time deliveries.
  • Hauled hot asphalt emulsions to plants throughout Michigan and Ohio.
  • Identified tanker truck issues that would require repair work by performing regular vehicle inspections.
05/2006 to 09/2007
Footer/Foundation and Construction Laborer Company Name City, State,
  • Used picks and shovels to dig, spread and level dirt and gravel.
  • Assisted electrical, plumbing and carpentry teams by completing basic and semi-skilled work.
  • Met company and OSHA safety guidelines for work site operations to minimize worker risk.
  • Built and disassembled scaffolds, bracing and barricades to assist in vertical construction activities.
  • Used drills and other power tools safely to complete job tasks.
  • Used skid steer, bulldozer, mini backhoe, and compactor to complete various tasks on job sites.
  • Loaded trucks with materials and tools in preparation for transport to job locations.
  • Completed carpentry work and installed crown molding and wood flooring to meet customer preferences.
  • Completed general carpentry, electrical, mechanical, HVAC and plumbing installations and repairs.
  • Assisted roofers with repair work, including nailing insulation and shingles and pouring asphalt.
  • Dug trenches using backhoes to prepare ground for construction projects.
  • Reviewed blueprints and drawings to better understand project specifications before beginning new assignments.
05/2001 to 05/2006
Warehouse Order Selector Company Name City, State,
  • Used forklift, reach-truck hi-lo, and mid-riders to stock, restock, load trucks, and fill customer orders.
  • Pulled merchandise to fulfill orders to specification.
  • Shrink-wrapped and labeled customer orders and moved to loading dock staging area using electronic pallet jack or walkie-rider equipment.
  • Conducted inventory transactions using scanner gun.
  • Unloaded incoming products off trucks, sorted items in staging area and transported items to final storage locations.
  • Driver helper.
Education and Training
Expected in 11/2008
CDL Class A: CDL Class A
International Truck Driving School - Monroe, MI
Expected in 1997
Certificate: Horticulture Technology
Lakeland - Coldwater, MI
Expected in 1997
Certificate: Integrated Pest Management
Lakeland - Coldwater, MI,
Expected in
: Foundations of Business
University of Phoenix (online) - Tempe, AZ
  • Licensed Class A CDL Tanker Driver - 2010
  • Certified in Adult First Aid/CPR/AED and Bloodborne Pathogens.
  • TWIC card holder
Activities and Honors
  • Ordained Minister through American Marriage Ministries.
  • Performed 5 matrimonial ceremonies in Monroe, MI

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • International Truck Driving School
  • Lakeland
  • Lakeland
  • University of Phoenix (online)

Job Titles Held:

  • Transportation Maintenance Worker 7
  • Crew Leader/Safety Manager
  • Snow Plow Operator and Road Technician
  • Dump Truck Driver/Truck Driver/Equipment Operator
  • Snow Plow Operator and Road Technician
  • Operations Manager
  • Snow Plow Operator and Road Maintenance Technician
  • Dump Truck Driver/Dump Truck Driver/Team Leader
  • Audio Video Lighting Technician and Installer
  • Business Owner/Operator
  • Landscaping Laborer
  • Tow Truck Operator
  • Hazmat Tanker Driver
  • Footer/Foundation and Construction Laborer
  • Warehouse Order Selector


  • CDL Class A
  • Certificate
  • Certificate
  • Some College (No Degree)

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