A truck driver may perform a number of job duties including deliveries and garbage collection services alike. A truck driver’s responsibility is not just driving a truck but to perform related maintenance and cleaning tasks.

Before you can apply for a job as a truck driver, you require submitting an effective resume along with a well-written cover letter that delineates your relevant skills, expertise and experience.



Truck Driver Cover Letter Example


63 Poplar SW Street
Russell, KY 52424

January 30, 2013

Mr. Arnold Dredge
Personnel Manager
CRST International
12 Vanhook Ct
Russell, KY 66353


Dear Mr. Dredge:

I am writing in response to your advertised position of Truck Driver at CRST International. As an individual with a valid driver’s license, excellent driving record and the ability to perform related functions, I am sure that I can contribute to your organization in a great way.

My experience in driving trucks for a vast array for purposes is immense as I have had the opportunity to drive trucks that have the capability of holding more than three tons of weight. I have the necessary understanding of securing goods and materials on a truck and the safety precautions that need to be taken into account. I am also proficient in operating machinery that is needed to load and unload heavy merchandise and able to provide maintenance services for the truck. Moreover, I am able to maintain logs for customer signatures and payment collections and make it a point to keep them updated at all times.

I am confident that my knowledge of using the GPS and regular maps along with my ability to work diligently even on long shifts will prove to be an asset to your company. I look forward to meet with you in person and a chance of working with CRST International. I will call you in few weeks to follow-up and will be available at (444) 444-4444 if you need any additional information about my license or credentials.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Jeff Collins

Enc. Resume