Top Log Driver Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Log Driver. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Log Driver resumes they appeared on. For example, 37.5% of Log Driver resumes contained Log Book as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Log Driver actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Log Driver resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Log Book

high Demand
Here's how Log Book is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Contacted drivers, audit drivers' log books, and help to maintain D.O.T.
  • Maintained driver mandated log book as regulated by Federal regulations.
  • Demonstrated organization and management of paper records and log books.
  • Maintained daily log book and assured customer satisfaction.
  • Inspect trucks to insure DOT standards, Keep log book of drive time, Help load and unload merchandise on trailer.
  • Supervised compliance with DOT regulations by monitoring log book accuracy, keeping current with medical certification, and drug screening records.

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2. New Drivers

high Demand
Here's how New Drivers is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Conducted safety training and ensured new drivers were attaining the performance standards expected for productivity.
  • Supervised and coordinated activities for new drivers and exiting drivers during annual training seminars.
  • Train new drivers based on company regulations and delivery methods
  • Recommend new drivers for certification or re-certification.
  • Assist in training new drivers in all company procedures, including updating of daily trip sheets and work orders.
  • Train new drivers their routes, delivery and pick up overnight express mail, and assist supervisors as needed.

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3. Data Entry

high Demand
Here's how Data Entry is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Compiled documentation and data entry for billing purposes.
  • Put data entry into the computers to figure out small order sales and rental quotes to assist with customer demands.
  • Assisted in vehicle repossession, data entry, reporting repossession to local law enforcement agencies, vehicle clean out.
  • Learned and used scanning software, which included getting customer signatures, and data entry.
  • Filed data entry complaints for Medicaid in order to facilitate the billing process.
  • Locate and correct data entry errors or report them to supervisors.

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4. Ensure Safety

average Demand
Here's how Ensure Safety is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Familiarize myself with students' parent(s)/guardian(s) to ensure safety upon exiting the bus vehicle.
  • Padded, stacked and secured items in position on truck to prevent damage and ensure safety.
  • Monitored activity on the bus to ensure safety of students.
  • Maintained order among pupils during trips to ensure safety.
  • Ensured customer payment by checking receipt Transported customers to their cars from the boat to ensure safety
  • Assist special need kids while being transport from school and home Ensure safety requirements were followed

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5. Customer Service

average Demand
Here's how Customer Service is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Have developed excellent relationships with customers, and have been recognized and awarded for customer service above and beyond company requirements.
  • Delivered products to various businesses* Maintained relationships with the businesses* Improved customer service skills while managing day to day situations
  • Provided exceptional customer service during course of deliveries while building and maintaining a professional relationship with each customer.
  • Delivered extraordinary customer service to Allstate members/customers by ensuring their safety while providing service on the scene.
  • Solved and tracked customer service inquiries and distribution logistics for home delivery for daily and weekly newspaper publications.
  • Provided exceptional customer service while interacting with customers and delivering items to residential and business locations.

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6. Trip Reports

average Demand
Here's how Trip Reports is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Audit fuel receipts and trip reports.

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7. CDL

average Demand
Here's how CDL is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Accompany CDL driver/mover to transport and deliver customer belongings.
  • Dispatched for one year, transition to CDL driving position capable of operating buses, limousines, and executive transport equipment.
  • Maintain Class A CDL license by using safe driving habits and routing prompt deliveries to various location across the United States.
  • Operated tractor-trailer (Class A-CDL w/ X-T Endorsements) to deliver freight to customers nationwide in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Drive commercially licensed vehicles CDL Class A and B. Delivering containers and furniture, packing and moving, piano moving.
  • Gained valuable experience in packing, inventorying, wrapping and loading household goods while operating in a CDL truck/trailer environment.

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8. CSA

low Demand
Here's how CSA is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Continue to drive the best FMCSA safety score in company history and strive to keep all accidents at all time lows.
  • Performed location audits on all driver files, HOS, Logs and vehicles records plus CSA violations.
  • Teach drivers complete paperwork and train on CSA.
  • Trained new employees on CSA regulations.
  • Camp Arifjan, Kuwait Liaison between ASG Kuwait Safety Adviser and CSA management.
  • Certified Smith trainer, Pre trip CSA trainer, certified NSC forklift Trainer.

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9. HOS

low Demand
Here's how HOS is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Audit logs, make detailed list, i am aware of DOT Regs when it comes to HOS.

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10. Dispatch Drivers

low Demand
Here's how Dispatch Drivers is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Dispatch drivers for deliveries of equipment as well as pick up of equipment.
  • Tank Truck DriverSupervise and Dispatch Drivers while at the Houston Hub
  • Monitored weekly miles run to be able to dispatch drivers home at end of week.

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11. Ground Checks

low Demand
Here's how Ground Checks is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Perform back ground checks and pull correct forms to determine if a driver is legal and eligible for hire.

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12. RAN

low Demand
Here's how RAN is used in Log Driver jobs:
  • Filed and transmited driver/vehicle information to MPCS, Inc.
  • Dispatch Supervisor: David Rogers/Randy Gribble Scheduled drivers to pick up or deliver loads to customers or vendors.
  • transported timber from woods to mills KINGDOM FRIEGHT Cascilla, MS cdl driver
  • Supervised activities related to dispatching, routing and tracking transportation vehicles.
  • Prepared pallets by following prescribed stacking arrangement and properly tagging pallets.
  • Transported liquid and packaged materials to and from specified destinations.

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12 Most Common Skill for a Log Driver

Log Book37.5%
New Drivers25%
Data Entry10.3%
Ensure Safety5.9%
Customer Service5.1%
Trip Reports2.9%
CDL2.2%
CSA2.2%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Log Driver

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Log Book
Log Book
37.5%
37.5%
2
2
New Drivers
New Drivers
25%
25%
3
3
Data Entry
Data Entry
10.3%
10.3%
4
4
Ensure Safety
Ensure Safety
5.9%
5.9%
5
5
Customer Service
Customer Service
5.1%
5.1%
6
6
Trip Reports
Trip Reports
2.9%
2.9%
7
7
CDL
CDL
2.2%
2.2%
8
8
CSA
CSA
2.2%
2.2%
9
9
HOS
HOS
2.2%
2.2%
10
10
Dispatch Drivers
Dispatch Drivers
2.2%
2.2%
11
11
Ground Checks
Ground Checks
2.2%
2.2%
12
12
RAN
RAN
2.2%
2.2%

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