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Truck Driver

Houston, Texas, 77083, United States
April 20, 2012
Contact Info:

Steven Sims ***** Williwaw Drive Houston, Texas **083 (281)***-**** or (832)***-****

OBJECTIVE: To obtain a challenging position within a company that allows for growth and expansion

• Experienced and Safe Driver
• Dedicated to professionalism and highly motivated to achieve set goals
• Work easily as a team member or independently
• Remains effective in high-stress situations, proactive and accountable
• Able to complete projects accurately and in a timely manner

• Houston Community College 1/94 – 8/94
• Southern University & A&M College, Baton Rouge, LA 1/90 – 5/92

Fluor – 2/11 – Present (Contractor in Afghanistan - Heavy Truck Driver)
• Drive trucks with a 30 ton capacity including Line Haul, Tanker, HAZMAT and HET vehicles for day to day operations on base
• Prepare all paperwork and receipts as required for pick-up and deliveries
• Perform emergency road repairs and preventative maintenance checks as required
• Drive passenger bus when needed, transporting US Troops around base

Dynamex – 10/08 – 2/11 (Subcontractor for Office Depot)
• Sort boxes and load truck for route deliveries
• Ensure all deliveries are made by appropriate time deadlines
• Prepare all paperwork required for deliveries

KBR -Kellogg Brown & Root 9/07 – 9/08 (Contractor in Iraq – HeavyTruck Driver)
• Delivered fuel to various generators for day to day operation
• Delivered processed water to storage tanks

Jones Oil 6/07 – 9/07 (Truck Driver)
• Delivered oil and gas to various customers

Advantage Waste 10/06 – 6/07 (Truck Driver)
• Hauled waste to various dump sites

Sims Trucking 6/05 – 10/06 (Owner/Operator) Subcontracted with G.O. Weiss
• Hauled dirt, rock, sand and gravel to various sites
• Assisted with rebuilding the levies in New Orleans, Louisiana for 4 months

Federal Express 1/99 – 12/04 (Courier/Swing Driver)
• Sort packages by specific zip codes and load trucks for deliveries/pick-ups
• Ensure all packages are processed and delivered to customers by appropriate time deadlines
• Audit daily paperwork to ensure the accuracy of delivery/pick-up information
• Functioned in a leadership/supervisory role when management team attended conferences/trainings
• Attended training yearly to maintain certification as a “Dangerous Goods Specialist”

Allstar Systems 6/97 – 12/98 (Accounts Payable Clerk)
• Processed invoices, vouchers, purchase orders, etc… to pay vendors
• Prepared and analyzed reports, checking invoice price, quantity, freight charges and discounts
• Verified proper approval, coding and generated checks
• Maintained a detailed and organized file system for paid and open invoice files and purchase orders

Grocers Supply 9/95 – 6/97 (Head Shipping Auditor)
• Supervised and trained auditors
• Inspect orders to ensure accuracy of products shipped to customers
• Handle all daily paperwork

M. David Lowe Temporary Agency (Cyclone Steel Company) 5/95 – 9/95 (Inventory Control Clerk)
• Generated month-end statements and reports
• Handled customer inquiries and orders
• Purchased inventory for the company

Pro Staff Temporary Agency (Farren & Long Company) 5/94 – 5/95 (Customer Service Representative)
• Data Entry
• Handled all paperwork for deliveries
• Communicated with clients on a daily basis

U. S. Army – Private Fort Bliss (El Paso, Texas)
November 1988 – February 1989 (Honorable Discharge)

Class A CDL, X, P, Hazardous Materials & Tanker Endorsements, Dangerous Goods Specialist, Forklift Operation, Proficient in Excel, Word, Data Entry, Accounts Payable