The purpose of a delivery driver resume is to grab the prospective employer’s attention. Gone are the days when resumes contained the whole professional life of the candidate. Tailored and succinct resumes are need of the hour.

Guidelines

• Start your resume with a customized performance summary or a strong objective statement. Inculcate powerful adjectives and industry specific keywords in it.

• Make sure you include a separate achievements section showcasing your specific success in the driving field.

• Only highlight relevant experiences.

See also: Delivery Driver Cover Letter

 

Delivery Driver Resume Sample 1

 

Sean Alfred

566 Heavenly Ave • Sterling Height, MI 67442 • (009) 333 -1222 • sean @ email . com


DELIVERY DRIVER

Performance Summary: Alert and customer-focused Delivery Truck Driver with Class C CDL and 5+ years’ successful track record driving a variety of heavy vehicles. Exemplary team work spirit with profound ability to coordinate routes and delivery details flawlessly. Well versed with GPS Navigation, highway traffic laws and OSHA safety driving protocols.

CORE DRIVING COMPETENCIES

• Route Scheduling • Log Keeping • Loading/Unloading
• Long Distance Driving • Map Reading • Auto/Manual Transmission
• Order Tracking • GPS Navigation • Pressure Brakes
• Material Packing • Road Safety • Vehicle Maintenance

KEY ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• Enhanced customer satisfaction level by 50% through demonstration of excellent customer service protocols and quick complaint follow up
• Reduced annual vehicle maintenance costs by $15000 by providing timely preventive maintenance
• Fixed a combustion mixture issue in the allotted vehicle enhancing engine efficiency and cost effectiveness by 40%

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

RED FOX COURIER SERVICE, Sterling Heights, MI | April 2013 – Present
Delivery Driver
• Coordinate with the company about delivery order details
• Determine shortest routes through GPS navigation and delivery list
• Check the weather conditions before beginning of journey
• Ensure loading and unloading of material in a safe manner
• Pick material from company office and deliver it to recipients, keeping signed record of each delivery
• Conduct pre and post journey vehicle inspections and general preventive maintenance of the vehicle

LOGISTICS, Sterling Heights, MI | June 2011 – March 2013
Driver’s Associate
• Assisted the driver in locating addresses and determining best routes
• Obtained road clearance from highway authorities before long routes
• Maintained the assigned vehicle in neat, clean and functional condition
• Loaded and unloaded the truck with goods
• Maintained record of all journeys made along with record of fuel fillings
• Collected check and cash payments upon delivery when required

EDUCATION
ST. JOHN’S SCHOOL, Sterling Heights, MI | 2011
High School Diploma

ADDITIONAL STRENGTHS
• Good physical stamina
• Excellent eye hand coordination
• Ability to lift 70 lbs
• Bilingual: English and Spanish

 

Delivery Driver Resume Sample 2 (Less Experience)

 

Davis Smith

48 Example Street, Memphis, TN 65987
(090) 000-9654, davis @ email . com


OBJECTIVE
To work as a Delivery Driver for AA Company where professional driving experience, vehicle maintenance expertise and strong familiarity of local routes will be fully utilized to make an immediate contribution to the company’s success.

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS
• Over 2 years’ experience as a delivery driver
• Highly skilled in operating and driving automobiles, vans and light trucks
• Able to pick up and deliver various products on-time
• In-depth knowledge of vehicle’s electric systems
• Current Class B CDL

SKILLS
• Proven record of selling products over established routes
• Demonstrated ability to operate the vehicle following safety guidelines
• Good verbal communications skills
• Excellent customer service and salesmanship abilities

ACHIEVEMENTS
• Initiated new routes that reduced delivery time by 50%
• Promoted to senior position with extra responsibilities and a 50-percent increase in salary
• Maintained of delivery vehicles periodically which reduced operating costs by 30%

WORK EXPERIENCE

Airgas Inc. – Memphis, TN
Delivery Driver | May 2013 – Present
• Drive light truck to deliver products to customers
• Load and unload items
• Perform vehicle safety checks before departure
• Report any safety concerns immediately to supervisor
• Assist customers in a professional, polite, and prompt manner
• Recommend new products to customers that meets their needs
• Determine customer buying behavior and competitive edge
• Maintain and clean delivery vehicles

EDUCATION
High School Diploma | Memphis Community School, Memphis, TN– 2008

REFERENCES
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