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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