Talented state certified CDL examiner with a strong background in safety, and training, any class vehicle.
10+ years of commercial driving experience.
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Performed walk-around inspections, backing skills, as well as road skills evaluations. Stayed after hours to train individuals to perform pre trips, backing skills, and road skills for any class vehicle.
Checked all state related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate. Perform basic vehicle maintenance, adding fluids, or reporting issues such as air leaks, and tire replacement, or taking vehicles to the shop for repairs.
This was a family owned and operated company that was based on customer service. Interacted with customers and vendors in a friendly and timely manner. Delivered customer orders to homes and places of business within established time frames. Coordinated daily delivery schedules based on customer schedules, peak delivery times and alternate routes. Processed shipment documents neatly and efficiently for each load. Balanced and handled expense accounts for each trip. Retained valid proof of insurance and registration in vehicle at all times. Performed routine maintenance on vehicles such as cleaning, lubricating, recharging batteries, and fueling. Positioned lifting devices under, over, or around loaded pallets, skids, and boxes, and secure material or products for transport to designated areas. Presented bills and receipts and collect payments for goods delivered or loaded. Reported delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations to bases or other vehicles, using telephones or mobile two-way radios. Secured cargo against inclement weather, pilferage, and damage. Wrote receipts for loads picked up and collected payment for goods delivered and for delivery charges. Weighed materials or products, and recorded weight and other production data on tags or labels. Loaded and unloaded trucks, vans, or automobiles. Maintained records such as vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements in accordance with regulations. Operated all wheeled vehicles and equipment over varied terrain and roadways. Conducted emergency roadside repairs, including changing tires, replacing light bulbs and installing fuses and tire chains.
Transported freight from origin to destination in a safe and timely manner. Conducted daily DOT pre-trip inspections according to a set checklist. Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation. Picked up customer loads in a timely and accurate manner. Submitted a daily mileage log with trip sheet, fuel, maintenance and delivery documentation. Operated a tractor-trailer combination in urban, suburban and rural environments and in all types of weather conditions. Submitted reports on the condition of the truck at the end of each trip.
Basic Vocational Certificate: Truck Driving.
DDC Professional Truck Driver defensive driving course.
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