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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Motivated Trucker/Forklift operator proficient at driving broad range of commercial trucks,stand-up, and sit-down forklifts. Resourceful and customer-focused transportation specialist with years of experience building client relations, supporting operations, managing logistics and handling distribution. Results-oriented in high-stress situations with talents in driving multiple types of trucks.

Skills
  • Customer-oriented
  • Cargo handling
  • Route management
  • Refrigerated trailers operation
  • Clean MVR
  • Air Brake Certification
  • Trained in NC safety regulations
  • Planning ability
  • Courteous and polite demeanor
  • OTR
  • Efficient trip planner
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Assisting customers
  • Managed incidents
  • Class A license
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Documentation skills
  • Flatbed experience
Experience
Truck Driver, 02/2020 to Current
Wayne Farms, Inc.Union Springs, AL,
  • Demonstrated safe driving by observing road rules, exercising caution in unfamiliar areas and maintaining vehicle control.
  • Loaded, balanced and secured product to safely transport goods.
  • Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
  • Hooked and unhooked trailers from tractor and converter dollies.
  • Drove tractor-trailer combinations to transport and deliver products, livestock or other materials.
  • Utilized pallet jacks and forklifts to load and unload materials off trucks.
  • Delivered customer orders to homes and places of business within established time frames.
  • Retained valid proof of insurance and registration in vehicles.
  • Established relationships with customers through use of interpersonal, active listening and inquiry response skills.
  • Completed transfers at hubs and final destinations to keep routes on schedule.
  • Conducted vehicle inspections before and after every trip and performed minor repairs to keep truck functional.
  • Logged driving hours and fuel usage data on time to keep reports current.
  • Conducted emergency roadside repairs, changed tires, replaced light bulbs and installed fuses and tire chains.
  • Eliminated downtime and maximized revenue by providing top product shipment delivery quality control.
  • Measured temperature of haul and refrigerated area of truck.
  • Tracked daily logs to meet DOT regulations and financial paperwork to meet tax and other financial responsibilities.
  • Recorded miles driven, packages delivered and signatures accumulated to appropriately maintain daily logbook.
  • Reviewed transportation and shipping tags to verify accuracy of inventory counts.
  • Reported delays, accidents and other traffic and transportation situations to other drivers by using telephones and mobile two-way radios.
  • Secured material and products for transport by positioning [Type] and [Type] lifting devices under, over or around loaded pallets.
TRUCK, 07/2019 to 02/2020
Ollie's Bargain OutletPottstown, PA,
  • Maintained safe driving habits to protect property and general public on roadways.
  • 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.
  • Submitted daily mileage log with trip sheet, fuel, maintenance and delivery documentation.
  • Planned efficient routes and adjusted strategies based on current weather and traffic information.
  • Maintained vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements in accordance with regulations
  • Coordinated with dispatch to receive updates, communicate efficient routes and convey delays.
  • Updated logs with timely and accurate information meet internal requirements and DOT recordkeeping demands.
  • 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.
Forklift Operator, 12/2015 to 10/2017
IRISCity, STATE,
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
  • Transported material to correct locations and documented inventory changes.
  • Inspected lifts before use to prevent damage to goods.
  • Reported safety and quality issues to management.
  • Consistently met deadlines for loading trailers to meet departure deadlines.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Examined empty pallets for damage and moved pallets to proper storage areas.
  • Drove industrial vehicles and equipment to transport goods and materials, load and unload designated trailers and route trucks.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Divided and sorted product shipments received using account information and shipping labels.
  • Estimated weights, heights and centers of balance to make precise placements.
  • Noted and recorded receipt of materials on drivers' paperwork.
  • Weighed materials and recorded weights on tags, labels and production schedules.
  • Logged weight and destination production data in detailed daily logs for management review.
  • Documented tally sheets, slot changes, shuttle transfers and other paperwork.
  • Transported, loaded, unloaded and stacked materials.
  • Transferred finished goods and products to holding and loading areas.
  • Moved pallets of merchandise using electric forklifts and electric pallets.
  • Loaded and unloaded product from flat beds and box trailers.
  • Moved goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Picked orders from storage, wrapped and staged for shipments.
  • Used loaders, hand trucks, forklifts and cranes.
  • Used [Type] forklift to load trailers at warehouse.
  • Pulled and prepared product for shipment to guarantee loads of exact quantity and product type.
  • Evaluated forklift daily for malfunctions and performed routine maintenance.
  • Transported merchandise loads or pallets using forklift.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2001
WARREN TOWNSHIP HIGH - GURNEE, IL,
GPA:

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School Attended

  • WARREN TOWNSHIP HIGH

Job Titles Held:

  • Truck Driver
  • TRUCK
  • Forklift Operator

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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