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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Truck Driver offering 7years of experience transporting and delivering freight throughout United States in various industries. Possessing strong work ethic and excellent driving record.

Organized Truck Driver with proven track record of delivering within specified time frames. Customer-focused and strong communicator with ability to effectively interact with others. Quick learner with management potential.

Bringing hardworking nature, clean driving record and solid work history in transportation positions. Proficient in operating trucks and 53 ft trailers, as well as loading, securing and unloading products with maximum efficiency. Well-organized and knowledgeable in meeting customer needs, coordinating paperwork and meeting company objectives.

Skills
  • Order picking and processing
  • Route logs
  • Commercial driving
  • Logistics planning
  • GPS and route planning
  • Tractor-trailer driving specialist
  • Defensive driver training
  • Vehicle inspections
  • Shipping and packaging
  • Dry van specialist
  • Class A Commercial Driver's License
  • Materials transport
  • Yard truck
Work History
05/2020 to 05/2020
Truck Driver Gehl Foods Germantown, WI,
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements.
  • Completed basic maintenance and minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
  • Completed preventative maintenance and mechanical repairs on vehicles.
  • Checked shipping papers to determine nature of load and checked for presence of hazardous materials.
  • Reported all accidents, damage and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
  • Conducted efficient cargo transfers to maintain route schedules.
  • Maximized load safety by balancing, securing and weighing products.
  • Pushed and pulled dollies into place and raised and lowered landing gear on semi-trailers.
  • Maintained daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
  • Enhanced customer relations by consistently delivering shipments according to schedule and quickly addressing any concerns.
  • Inspected truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Loaded and unloaded products at warehouses and customer locations using hand trucks, pallet jacks and forklifts.
  • Completed daily inspections, basic maintenance and common repair actions to keep equipment operating at full capacity.
  • Dropped and hooked trailers and changed configuration of equipment when necessary.
  • Minimized delays by planning and adjusting routes to account for changing weather and traffic conditions.
  • Maintained accurate records with compliant invoicing, payment processing and daily logs.
11/2019 to 04/2020
Truck Driver Gehl Foods Germantown, WI,
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements.
  • Completed basic maintenance and minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
  • Completed preventative maintenance and mechanical repairs on vehicles.
  • Checked shipping papers to determine nature of load and checked for presence of hazardous materials.
  • Reported all accidents, damage and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
  • Conducted efficient cargo transfers to maintain route schedules.
  • Maximized load safety by balancing, securing and weighing products.
  • Pushed and pulled dollies into place and raised and lowered landing gear on semi-trailers.
  • Maintained daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
  • 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.
  • Inspected truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • 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.
  • Minimized delays by planning and adjusting routes to account for changing weather and traffic conditions.
  • Maintained accurate records with compliant invoicing, payment processing and daily logs.
  • Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew to properly position vehicle and loading equipment.
  • Transported goods, including hazardous materials, without incident Local.
  • Communicated with dispatchers and other office personnel to handle two-way updates and adjust daily schedules.
  • Also used a yard truck to move trailers in an out of doors
08/2017 to 08/2019
Owner/Operator Truck Driver John Christner Trucking Champaign, IL,
  • Assessed financial reports and statements regularly to update processes and operations for greater profitability.
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays.
  • Conducted vehicle inspections prior to and after completing each shift, documenting damage or issues in comprehensive reports.
  • Spoke professionally with customers regarding complaints, gathering all necessary information to make educated decisions and address issues.
  • Managed day-to-day business operations, including accounting, finance, HR, marketing and public relations.
  • Inspected vehicle and equipment before and after every trip to monitor routine wear and identify larger maintenance issues.
  • Established and administered annual budget with effective controls to prevent overages, minimize burn rate and support sustainability objectives.
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements.
  • Completed basic maintenance and minor repairs to keep vehicle neat and running properly.
  • Completed preventative maintenance and mechanical repairs on vehicles.
  • Checked shipping papers to determine nature of load and checked for presence of hazardous materials.
  • Reported all accidents, damage and malfunctions involving company equipment to management.
  • Conducted efficient cargo transfers to maintain route schedules.
  • Maximized load safety by balancing, securing and weighing products.
  • Pushed and pulled dollies into place and raised and lowered landing gear on semi-trailers.
  • Maintained daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
  • 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.
  • Inspected truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • 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.
  • Minimized delays by planning and adjusting routes to account for changing weather and traffic conditions.
  • Maintained accurate records with compliant invoicing, payment processing and daily logs.
  • Maneuvered trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew to properly position vehicle and loading equipment.
  • Transported goods, including hazardous materials, without incident across 48 states .
  • Communicated with dispatchers and other office personnel to handle two-way updates and adjust daily schedules.
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
  • Secured loads with proper strapping and bracing techniques to prevent damage to valuable assets across Over 500 -mile transports.
  • Reported driving hours and data into shift logs for submission to , maintaining high level of accuracy and detail.
  • Managed discrepancy documentation for incoming shipments.
Education
Expected in 07/2010
High School :
Lovejoy High School - Hampton, GA
GPA:
Expected in 06/2013
Class A Cdl:
Roadmaster Truck Driving School - Indianapolis, iN,
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Lovejoy High School
  • Roadmaster Truck Driving School

Job Titles Held:

  • Truck Driver
  • Truck Driver
  • Owner/Operator Truck Driver

Degrees

  • High School
  • Class A Cdl

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