Transfer Driver Resume Sample

Updated on: October 21, 2022

In order to write a good resume for transfer driver job, you need to identify what format suits you and the employer best.

Here is a sample transfer driver resume that fits most situations:

Transfer Driver Resume Example

Peter Parker
45 Hill Road
Scott, AR 95822
(000) 847-2015
peterparker @email . com


Competent, qualified, and experienced Transfer Driver with a solid track record of efficiently handling cargo and waste in terms of transferring it between locations. Highly skilled in loading and unloading hauls, placing special attention on specified protocols and safety procedures.

• Effective professional who operates mechanical freight handling equipment to transfer hauls from positions to trucks and trailers.
• Hands-on experience in securing freight or dump blocks by performing strapping work.
• Effectively able to chart out appropriate routes on maps and the GPS to ensure quick and fast routes to destinations.
• Deeply familiar with performing regular and preventative maintenance on assigned trucks and trailers.

• Hauling Assistance • Goods Security
• Safety Protocols • Equipment Maintenance
• Map Routing • Paperwork Handling
• Dispatcher Contact • Emergency Handling
• Lane Positioning • DOT Compliance
• Violations Reporting • Haul Safety

• Trained 6 other transfer drivers in mapping routes using GPS technology, as part of their induction.
• Successfully transferred 7 hauls of waste to predetermined locations, within one working day.
• Introduced a set of safety protocols for transfer drivers to follow, resulting in increased security of drivers and transfer equipment.
• Singlehandedly managed a road emergency involving an accident, saving 2 lives by immediately performing CPR.


Transfer Driver
Ark Disposal System, Scott, AR
2018 – Present
• Take orders from supervisors regarding timelines and schedules for waste transfers
• Assist dock workers in loading waste blocks onto assigned trucks and ensure that they are properly secured
• Ensure that all paperwork is properly arranged before each haul is taken away
• Chart routes on standard maps and on the GPS to ensure fast and easy routes to destinations
• Drive assigned trucks and trailers to destinations, ensuring both timelines and safety
• Assist dock workers in unloading hauls from the truck or trailers, and placing them in predetermined areas
• Drive assigned trucks and trailers back to the facility and ensure that it is parked in assigned spaces
• Perform minor repairs on assigned vehicles and ensure that preventative maintenance is performed on them on a regular basis

Dock Worker
U Haul, Scott, AR
2011 – 2018
• Bound blocks of waste together, ensuring that no piece of trash escapes
• Assisted other dock workers in loading waste blocks onto awaiting trucks and trailers
• Ensured that all blocks are properly placed and secured within the truck or trailer
• Assisted in unloading raw hauls from trucks, and ensuring that they were properly set in assigned places
• Made sure that all safety and security protocols were followed to ensure the safety of workers

High School Diploma
Scott High School, Scott, AR | 2000