Delivery drivers work in many settings. Wherever there are things to deliver, there are delivery drivers.
Their primary job is to transport company’s products while ensuring that the shipments are delivered safely, accurately and on-time.
They may be required to perform additional duties as per requirements of the employer.
To get a delivery driver job, you need to possess a High School Diploma or GED and a current CDL with fewer traffic violations. You need to be reliable, self-motivated and able to work under little supervision.
Most importantly, you will need a well-written cover letter and resume to apply for this position.
Let’s see how a delivery driver will convince a recruiter to hire him for this position through a cover letter.
Cover Letter for Delivery Driver Resume
8911 Haven Avenue
Ocean City, NJ 53434
May 22, 2018
Mr. William Curtis
32 Weston Avenue
Ocean City, NJ 43221
Dear Mr. Curtis:
I am submitting my attached resume in application for the position of Delivery Driver. My current class B CDL, excellent driving record, commitment to safety, and a strong background in customer service makes me a perfect contender.
I have a positive attitude as well as excellent time management skills. Besides my expertise in driving a diverse range of vehicles, I am adept at loading and unloading merchandise, maintaining truck logs and providing excellent customer services. Moreover, I possess the ability to read and interpret safety documents and receipts effectively and also have the capability of using maps and the GPS system to navigate and discover shortest routes.
My excellent physical stamina helps me consistently handling packages and freight. The attached resume details my skills and qualifications which would enable me to contribute significantly to your company.
As a self-motivated and expert delivery driver, I would like to meet with you to discuss your needs and driving expertise in detail. I will call you by the end of this week to set up an appropriate meeting time.
Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to meeting with you soon.