transport driver resume example with 12+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Bringing solid experience as a Yard Driver with over 13-years experience in transportation and management. Excellent teamwork, problem-solving and multitasking abilities. Communicate well with fellow workers to maintain smooth operations. Hardworking professional with advanced abilities in equipment operation and car switching. Effectively move trailers, tractors and semis around work locations to maximize schedule efficiency. Well-organized and diligent about protecting team members with good safety behaviors.

  • RFI Scanners
  • Forklift Operation
  • Yard Jockey
  • Warehouse lead
  • Railcar Mover Operator
  • Team Management
  • Safety Inspections
  • Bills of Lading
  • Product Pick
  • Loading and unloading protocols
  • Equipment Operation
  • Multitasking
  • Planning & organizing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Analytical
  • Critical thinking
  • Flexible schedule
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Computer skills
  • Good work ethic
Transport Driver, 01/2020 to 12/2022
Moffitt Cancer CenterWesley Chapel, FL,
  • Maintained safe driving habits to protect property and general public on roadways.
  • Planned efficient routes and adjusted strategies based on current weather and traffic information.
  • Updated logs with timely and accurate information meet internal requirements and DOT recordkeeping demands.
  • Obtained and maintained proper delivery authorization and pickup documentation.
  • Completed daily logs and issued papers to customers.
  • Inspected truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Obeyed traffic laws and followed established traffic and transportation procedures.
  • Supervised loading and unloading of products.
  • Contacted customers prior to delivery to coordinate delivery times.
  • Operated manual and mechanical equipment safely to minimize injury and accident risks.
  • Drove vehicles safely, obeying traffic laws and transportation procedures to avoid accidents.
  • Reviewed delivery documents and orders and reported errors to supervisor.
  • Conducted pre-inspections to keep trucks reliable and well-maintained.
  • Wrote receipts for loads picked up and collected payment for goods delivered and for delivery charges.
Yard Jockey, 05/2013 to 11/2014
Lineage LogisticsEden, GA,
  • Moved loaded and unloaded trailers from warehouse dock doors.
  • Performed daily inventory checks on all trailers onsite to prepare a report for out customers.
  • Scheduled or performed needed maintenance on equipment to promote longevity of use.
  • Collaborated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
  • Inspected vehicles, equipment and trailers in addition to performing basic maintenance.
  • Communicated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
  • Weighed materials or products to record data on tags or labels.
  • Moved levers or controls of lifting devices to load, unload or stack material.
  • Accurately measured and recorded product weight, dimensions or other production data for use in tag and label creation.
  • Noted and recorded receipt of materials on drivers' paperwork.
  • Chose and readied trailers for deliveries.
  • Followed safety requirements, company standards and road regulations when driving semis.
Yard Jockey/Warehouse Worker, 02/2010 to 03/2013
Savage CompaniesPortland, TX,
  • Supported yard operations by driving deliveries and working in warehouse.
  • Moved and loaded materials by operating equipment like forklifts.
  • Secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Documented weight and destination production data in detailed daily logs for management review.
  • Scheduled or performed needed maintenance on equipment to promote longevity of use.
  • Loaded and unloaded trailers.
  • Preformed daily inventory checks for customer reports.
  • Monitored work areas for cleanliness and functionality and removed obstacles for safety.
  • Recognized defective material and reported issues to management.
  • Staged and sorted multiple types of products for loading.
  • Established and maintained good relations with customers, vendors and transport companies.
  • Organized warehouse design to maximize space for stock while allowing for high volume traffic zones.
  • Operated forklifts and pallet jacks to securely move boxes and packages from inventory to delivery area.
  • Received pick-ups and delivered to warehouse locations.
  • Coordinated receipt of stock deliveries, inspected incoming equipment to spot damaged or incomplete shipments and promptly and definitively resolved issues identified.
  • Identified defective, incorrect or missing merchandise and promptly reported to supervisor.
Transload Operator, 01/2014 to Present
  • Load and unload railcars with metal coils, rebar, metal beams using a forklift.
  • Prepare daily bills of lading for out going loads for delivery also verify loads to insure the that the correct materials are being shipped out.
  • Verify all incoming truck loads
  • Used company tracking system to locate and pick merchandise to fulfill daily customer orders.
  • Set up and operated production equipment according to daily work orders and safety procedures.
  • Unloaded incoming products off trucks, sorted items in staging area and transported items to final storage locations.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Move trailers loaded and unloaded trailers to and from the dock doors using a yard hostler.
  • Preformed daily inventory checks to provide customers with real time reports
  • Executed safe work practices in accordance with company policies to minimize accidents.
  • Switched rail cars within rail yard for product offload into receiving pits.
  • Conferred with conductors and other workers via radiotelephones or computers to exchange switching information.
  • Observed and responded to wayside and cab signals.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in to Fontana High School - Fontana, CA
: Creative Writing, Expected in to Chaffey College - Rancho Cucamonga, CA

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School Attended

  • Fontana High School
  • Chaffey College

Job Titles Held:

  • Transport Driver
  • Yard Jockey
  • Yard Jockey/Warehouse Worker
  • Transload Operator


  • High School Diploma

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