truck operator resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Organized Truck Driver with proven track record of delivering within specified time frames. Customer-focused and strong communicator to effectively interact with others. Quick learner with management potential. Talented Truck Driver with good route planning, payment handling and customer service skills. Offering 13 years of experience and basic maintenance knowledge. Performance-driven and detail-oriented with methodical approach to following through on every need. Hardworking and driven to work quickly and effectively on projects in all types of environments.

  • Vehicle Defect or Damage Reporting
  • Dangerous Goods Transportation
  • Cargo Security
  • Payment Collection
  • Truck Maneuvering
  • Decision Making
  • Map Reading
  • Tractor-Trailer Operation
  • Problem Solving
  • Adaptability and Flexibility
  • Time Management
  • State and Federal Regulations
Work History
01/2021 to 11/2021 Truck Operator Genesee & Wyoming Inc. | Retsof, NY,
  • Dropped and hooked trailers and changed configuration of equipment.
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
  • Completed preventive maintenance and mechanical repairs on vehicles.
  • Inspected trucks for malfunctions and reported vehicles to management for corrective action.
  • Clearly communicated with dispatchers to give updated information on estimated times of arrival and latest road conditions.
  • Contacted customers to report delayed delivery times.
  • Maintained daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.
  • Pushed and pulled dollies into place and raised and lowered landing gear on semi-trailers.
  • Loaded and unloaded products at warehouses and customer locations using hand trucks, pallet jacks and forklifts
03/2020 to 01/2021 Truck Operator Genesee & Wyoming Inc. | Rhinelander, WI,
  • Prepared variety of different written communications, reports and documents to ensure smooth operations.
  • Created plans and communicated deadlines to ensure projects were completed on time.
  • Actively listened to customers' requests, confirming full understanding before addressing concerns.
  • Created spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel for daily, weekly and monthly reporting.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, and holiday shifts.
07/2018 to 03/2020 Mechanical Technician Dart Container Of Michigan | Lithonia, GA,
  • Inspected and tested equipment, machinery and components to diagnose issues, recognize defects and determine appropriate repairs.
  • Coordinated installation of systems, machinery and components.
  • Recommended retransmission equipment employment based on capabilities of equipment and mission requirements.
  • Identified mechanical problems and determined best solutions for correction.
  • Performed troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair of all types of equipment.
  • Frequently diagnosed mechanical problems and determined how to correct issues.
  • Wrote work orders and parts fabrication requests.
  • Collaborated with coworkers, discussing assembly and needed product adjustments.
  • Planned, produced and assembled new or changed mechanical parts for products such as industrial machinery.
09/2010 to 04/2015 Mechanic Landry's | Oceanside, CA,
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures to find and identify root causes of mechanical issues.
  • Replaced damaged, missing or defective parts with new and refurbished components.
  • Analyzed and located malfunctions in brakes, motors, switches and control systems.
  • Performed basic electric repairs such as resetting circuit breakers and fitting lighting fixtures.
  • Diagnosed electrical malfunctions using oscilloscope.
  • Serviced vehicles according to OEM recommended maintenance schedules for oil changes, engine tune-ups and fluid changes.
  • Consulted manuals, technical documentation and repair tree charts for further information prior to conducting fixes.
  • Completed full vehicle inspections to check for leaks, damage or other issues of concern.
  • Maintained functionality and reliability of engines, machines and systems through regular diagnostic checks.
  • Utilized diagnostic equipment to evaluate mechanical problems in vehicles.
  • Inspected and tested vehicles and completed preventive maintenance such as engine tune-ups, oil changes, tire rotations, wheel balancing and filter replacement.
  • Inspected vehicles and evaluated condition of systems, equipment, lights and accessories.
Expected in 04/2017 to to GED | Puyallup High School, Puyallup, WA GPA:

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School Attended

  • Puyallup High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Truck Operator
  • Truck Operator
  • Mechanical Technician
  • Mechanic


  • GED

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