Transportation Operations Manager Resume Samples

A Transportation Operations Manager is responsible for processing various sales orders that are involved in creating and distribution of picking tickers, loading, and implementing successful delivery and efficient organization of delivery vehicles. Typical duties assigned to these managers are listed on the Transportation Operations Manager Resume as – directing the activities of the staff concerning transport operations; monitoring the general operations of staff members of the transportation department; developing important indicators that measure and show the effectiveness of the company’s transportation operations; developing transportation policies; developing and implementing plans that lead to an improvement in company profits, and implementing management recommendations like change in movement schedule of proposed fees.

Successful resumes often contain the following skills – strong communication skills, good negotiation and decision-making skills; good interpersonal skills, knowledge of the procedures and modes of transportation for moving goods, and knowledge of basic customer service procedures. A degree in the field of social science or management filed will suffice.

 

Transportation Operations Manager Resume example

Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Headline : Responsible for Directing and supporting new operating systems and process development projects, Creating and measuring KPI performance for Transportation Operations Center.

Skills : Management, Logistics, Human Resources.

Description :

    1. In charged of leading a team of 30 union tractor trailer drivers, 2 diesel mechanics, handling direct store delivery, safety, fleet and facility maintenance.
    2. Directed and coordinated activities of the terminal.
    3. Hired and/or terminate terminal drivers and mechanics.
    4. Investigated customer complaints regarding lost or damaged goods.
    5. Scheduled shipments to ensure compliance with interstate traffic laws, regulations, and company policies.
    6. Diagramed and scheduled the daily loads.
    7. Examined and analyzed allowances, revenues and routes to determine such needs or requirements as increases in allowances, reduction of operations and maintenance costs and expansion of or changes in schedules or routes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Objective : Seeking a Transportation Operations Manager poistion, responible for Demonstrating and promoting a safe work environment at all times, Insuring drivers have the daily paperwork necessary to complete their routes. Insures completed charter paperwork is received by the Location Manager for processing.

Skills : Inventory Management, Transportation Management, Planning, Sales.

Description :

    1. Responsible for managing Transportation Operations from a Distribution center that covers customers across 7 states in the Northeast region of the United States.
    2. Utilized carrier contracts/rates, manage the inbound and outbound freight process.
    3. Managed Backhaul and Pallet program.
    4. Directly managed relationship development with third party and transportation suppliers to meet corporate service objectives.
    5. Directed and led carrier contract negotiations as required.
    6. Oversaw generation of monthly reports on freight expenditures and carrier delivery performance.
    7. Developed and directed corrective action to meet corporate targets and goals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS


Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Objective : Responsible for Ensuring that drivers follow through with scheduled fueling and mechanical work, Observing safety practices of personnel and takes corrective action when necessary.

Skills : Machine Operator, Customer Service, Shipping, CNC Machinery And Tool/ Insert Change, Windows 7,8, Vista, XP Windows Active Directory Proficient In MS Office Products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, And Access.

Description :

    1. Managed contracted driver scheduling, and maintain a positive relationship with motor carriers.
    2. Identified problem areas and offer solutions to improve operational efficiencies of designated market.
    3. Oversaw timely and accurate contractor settlements.
    4. Resolved property and merchandise claims quickly and fairly for all parties involved.
    5. Recruited and retention of drivers and logistics managers.
    6. Tracked and administrated any incentive programs to create excitement.
    7. Acted as liaison between the client, motor carriers, customers and Progistics Distributions, and Amazon Fresh.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking a Transportation Operations Manager position, responsible for Assisting Location Manager during the training session and kick-off meetings, Attending disciplinary meetings with location manager, and also May interacting with school officials on routine matters at smaller bus locations.

Skills : Management, Team Building, Leadership, Regulatory Compliance, Training.

Description :

    1. Responsible for employee reviews, coaching, and discipline.
    2. Managed various reports of the driver on times, and success rate.
    3. Participated in Management Leadership seminar at the home office in Temple, Texas.
    4. Focused on leadership styles, strategies, and interaction.
    5. Verified all drivers were Department of Transportation (DOT) legal in hours of service and equipment.
    6. Audited daily fuel bills for accuracy.
    7. Worked with outside contractors to ensure all maintenance on tractors and trailers was complete and DOT legal.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Summary : To obtain an appropriate Transportation Operations Manager position that utilizes my 10 years of administrative and logistics management experience, founding and managing small and medium-size business organizations.

Skills : Excel Expert, Process Management, Inventory Management, Asset Management, Business Modeling.

Description :

    1. Recruited, interviewed, road-tested, conducted background investigations and completed HR files and driver qualification files required for DOT compliance for new hires.
    2. Oversaw purchasing of 3 trailers and 6 trucks, fully equipped with necessary safety features, advertisement decals, required FMCSA and DOT decals.
    3. Also registered vehicles.
    4. Ordered straps, chains, pallet jacks, logbooks, hand dollies, and phones for trucks.
    5. Set up contracts with 3PL Freight Brokerages for SBF to haul loads at multiple locations throughout the US.
    6. Negotiated rate contracts with Brokers for backhauls daily to maximize backhaul revenue, increase vehicle utilization, and minimize empty miles.
    7. Created an SOP manual for drivers and an orientation manual.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Headline : Hardworking, organized, Transportation Operations Manager professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : MS Office, TMS, Project Management, Continuous Improvement.

Description :

    1. Oversaw operations of hauling/post collection with revenues of 1.8 million.
    2. Safety committeed member for 5 state area.
    3. Trained employees regarding monthly OSHA / DEP / & Focus 6 safety initiatives.
    4. Used Kronos timekeeping weekly for non-exempt employees.
    5. Responsible for employee coaching, engagement, accident investigation, and review.
    6. Oversaw yearly revenues increase from 780,000.00 to over 2.1 million in course of two years.
    7. Increased employee engagement score and employee retention.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Transportation Operations Manager with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Lean Six Sigma, SAP.

Description :

    1. Managed in charge of the Transportation Department in Las Vegas NV.
    2. Responsible for supervising over 100 employees at a time to accomplish goals set by me and my management team.
    3. Trained new employees and supervisors on certain methods of operations and regulated safety procedures.
    4. Audited operations to maintain a certain degree of consistency in productivity and integrity.
    5. Conducted a daily meeting to establish the day's goals and review information with my employees.
    6. Worked in accordance with the union for the best interest of the employees.
    7. Teamed with other management to keep production of operations acceptable and safe for the employees and customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Objective : Seeking a Transportation Operations Manager position, responsible for an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : MS Office, Computer Skills, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Oversaw Transportation Department for 3rd Party Freight Company.
    2. Scheduled and dispatched drivers for all outbound loads.
    3. Enforced all DOT requirements.
    4. Handled payroll responsibilities.
    5. Worked with Union membership.
    6. Ensured timely delivery to all depot locations.
    7. Ensured Bakery is receiving the Best Transportation Model on daily basis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
G.E.D

Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Headline : To obtain a Transportation Operations Manager position involving continuous process improvements, S.M.A.R.T. goals, and managing procedures where excellent presentation skills, strong leadership skills, and well-developed communication skills are desired.

Skills : General Manager, Supervising, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Developed, standardized, and implemented Sort Center standards while building a solid partnership with the local carrier and USPS.
    2. Built a strong partnership with FC management, local carrier hubs, and other Amazon transportation and supply chain functions to support the SC network.
    3. Managed all inbound flows, outbound flows, and warehouse transfers using tools and principles of lean and standard work.
    4. Analyzed, developed, and maintained metrics for day-to-day operational performance off the dock and weekly metrics trends.
    5. Played a critical part in launching DFW8 Sort Center by training all associates, Area, and OPS managers in unloading and pallet building processes prior to launch, out of DFW6 Fulfillment Center.
    6. Took ownership of UPS Worldship process for Sort Centers and partnered with global process improvement team to refine it and add it to the Road to Launch for new site launches.
    7. Successfully deployed Worldship at EWR5, HOU1, DFW8, BFI5, and BWI5 Sort Centers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Transportation Operations Manager Resume

Objective : Transportation Operations Manager with 2+ years of experience in managing small locations under the overall direction of the Location Manager, Insuring that routes meet state, local, and vendor requirements, Reviewing timesheets prior to submission to payroll.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Coaching, Development.

Description :

    1. Managed and monitored all aspects of the MSP market of Same Day City Led and managed a team by hiring, training, developing, and coaching team members on a consistent basis.
    2. Hired team members and monitored new hire orientation procedures Ensured compliance with standard operating procedures and company policies and procedures.
    3. Evaluated the efficiency and productivity of team members by conducting regular operations reviews and performance appraisals.
    4. Coached, counseled, and disciplined team members including termination of team members when performance violated the company policies and procedures.
    5. Responsible for On-Time performance in the Minneapolis market and averaged 99.2 % on-time delivery for the market as a whole.
    6. Increased productivity from 9.7 stops per courier per day to 15.7 stops per courier per day.
    7. Stressed the importance of safety through training, coaching, and counseling.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
G.E.D