Transportation Planner Resume Samples

A Transportation Planner takes accountability for assessing public, private and/or commercial transportation needs and determine new road and transportation schemes for the benefit of the public. Specific duties listed on the Transportation Planner Resume include the following – developing solutions to problems such as traffic congestion, designing research methods and survey techniques, modelling traffic flows, analyzing and interpreting data, preparing publications and reports; assessing the impact of recent building development including new housing estate; and acting as a witness during public inquiries.

Career progression is bright for those depicting these skills – numerical skills; communication skills, teamwork, and IT skills; and staying knowledgeable about government transport and planning policy. In addition, the following traits are also needed – the ability to communicate complex ideas clearly and accurately; and a passion for transport and urban planning issues and political awareness. Degrees in the following discipline – civil engineering, economics, geography, social sciences and town/urban planning gain better scope for this employment.

Transportation Planner Resume example

Transportation Planner Resume

Headline : Self-motivated, driven career that allows to utilize extensive overall knowledge of business, customer care, research . Assist in maintaining and surpassing company and departmental goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, SAP.

Description :

    1. Transportation Planning of shipments from NJ, PA and SC Distribution Centers including responsibility for Profit and Loss.
    2. Support Warehouse processes including management of returned goods.
    3. Managed annual transportation spend. Market third party transportation services to potential clients. 
    4. Increased annual profits by increasing profit per ton shipped from high volume lanes.
    5. Increased annual profits by negotiating a reduction in intermodal charges on a key lane.
    6. Reduced detention charges by establishing warehouse cycle time requirements and authoring detention addendum for all carrier contracts.
    7. Project leader for design and oversight of weekly order fulfillment to Wal-Mart Distribution Center.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.B.A


Transportation Planner II Resume

Headline : Leadership, critical decision making, team management, logistical in the civilian and military world. Not afraid to think outside the box to find answers to hard problems others may not consider.

Skills : Communication, Research and analysis, Compliance.

Description :

    1. Maintain contact with service centers throughout the line-haul cycle ensuring freight remains in a cycle within designated lanes.
    2. Communicate opportunities to reduce line-haul schedules and maintain service goals.
    3. Dispatch necessary personnel to drivers in emergency situations, give alternate routes to maintain service standards during inclement weather.
    4. Analyze breakdowns to determine the most cost-effective and timely course of action.
    5. Completed Leadership Institute successfully. Service recoveries from purchased schedule delays.
    6. Planned routing for store deliveries and vendor pickups for a designated Distribution Center using Transportation Management System.
    7. Worked with vendors and carriers to track all products for timely distribution and delivery using Microsoft Access.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Public Administration


Transportation Planner/Representative Resume

Summary : Experienced logistics professional with diverse expertise in Supply Chain, Transportation planning and operations in inter modal and over the road shipping. Strong leadership skills with a desire to take on new challenges.

Skills : Bilingual Spanish, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Word, 57 WPM.

Description :

    1. Managed daily operations, cost compliance and load planning of all export cargo from production facilities and warehouses to the ports for export.
    2. Worked directly with multiple customer service agencies in the US and Canada to ensure their customer's product was loaded in a timely manner.
    3. Ensured invoicing was expedited in order for Carrier to receive immediate payment.
    4. Dispatched full containers contributing to net revenue. Oversaw and managed container inventory. 
    5. Instrumental in establishing dedicated carrier operating procedures for the port on the South and West coast.
    6. Coordinated Freight movements of time-sensitive perishable and non-perishable goods.
    7. Policy and technical assistance to DRI conceptual plans, including roadways and land use.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Transportation Planner/Executive Resume

Headline : Recent experience in transportation, scheduling & track & trace. Proactively take ownership of day to day activities and have the ability to work independently. Supply Chain & Logistics Technology.

Skills : Management, Logistics, Leadership, Decision Making.

Description :

    1. Responsible for making modal and carrier selections for all customer orders.
    2. Planned and accepted freight loads and coordinated drivers with loads.
    3. Responsible for ensuring that all customer service, traffic issues, and requests are resolved in a manner that meets or exceeds the customer's expectations.
    4. Entered, updated, and/or tracked orders and shipments. Chose low-cost mode and carrier following customer-specific routing instructions.
    5. Strategically schedule Wisconsin Outbound Freight to ensure on-time delivery to the customer base.
    6. Develop customer relationships to optimize freight capacity and to determine areas of availability.
    7. Provide customer quotes as needed to supply customers with cost-effective transportation requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Transportation Planner/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Trained in maintenance management all military vehicle Performed inspection of vehicle and vehicle log records. Analyzed and report design problems to vendors visiting for military contract.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Outlook. Geographic Information Systems.

Description :

    1. Performed administrative functions in support of a grant program, including database management, dissemination of correspondence.
    2. Developed ad hoc reports and presentations for various internal boards.
    3. Created contracts, agreements, and requests for proposals. Served as a project manager, overseeing consultants in the development of municipal.
    4. Maintained files for transportation projects, including relevant data and correspondence.
    5. Pre-qualified engineering consultants for work with the department. Responding to inquiries, organizing meetings, and processing consultant invoices.
    6. Analyzed transportation project alternatives, using various databases and software.
    7. Presented recommendations in formal memos and presentations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Regional Planning

Transportation Planner III Resume

Summary : Looking to obtain a management or support position within an organization, where healthcare customer service experience as well as supervisory experience will add value to daily operations.

Skills : AS 400, SAP, Microsoft Suite.

Description :

    1. Processed shipping claims and returns with carriers Scheduled and re-consigned Inbound and Outbound loads; provided rate quotes.
    2. Developed and executed shipping and receiving with carriers Completed feedback information for labor, peak periods and trucks fleet availability.
    3. Partner with DSM and DS to plan and ensure sufficient routing. Traveled to various locations implementing Equipment Control Phase.
    4. Dispatch, analyze routes load creation, time, cubes, weight before settlement.
    5. Delegated work assignments to various regions and scheduled loads.
    6. Prepared and maintained daily, weekly, monthly and yearly reports relating to weight variances, quality reports, pickup and delivery performance reports.
    7. Supervised staff assigned to Efficient Transportation Decision Making (ETDM) and reviewed projects as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Transportation Planner/Analyst Resume

Summary : Proven ability to develop broad-based support to solve challenging problems. Skilled in analyzing processes and designing innovative solutions. Manage projects from conceptual design to completion.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed multiple transportation planning and construction projects, including sidewalks, bike lanes, and traffic calming devices.
    2. Conducted neighborhood meetings, researched design options, and administered projects.
    3. Coordinated communications with residents, city staff, and contractors. Loveland Neighborhood Traffic Calming Program.
    4. Created a committee of citizens and city staff including police, fire and street departments to write policies addressing phases of the calming program.
    5. Managed the program, interacting with citizens, staff members, and contractors.
    6. Work one on one with Private Fleet drivers and managers. Oversaw construction often traffic calming projects.
    7. Reviewed MPO long-range plans and UPWPs for adherence to land-use policies, including concurrency evaluations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Computer Science

Transportation Planner/Technician Resume

Headline : Seeking a challenging career that utilizes skills in area of competence and enriches knowledge, and gives a chance to be part of a team that contributes towards the growth of the organization.

Skills : Microsoft Office, General Accounting, Lawson.

Description :

    1. Responsible for TL, LTL and Airfreight shipments requiring pickup and delivery within the U.S.
    2. Highly knowledgeable on specialized equipment including oversized, permitted and hazmat freight.
    3. Generate, maintain and manage various reports to ensure timely pick up, delivery and profitability by staying in continuous contact.
    4. Negotiate with carriers for greater cost efficiency, Shift point of contact for our Department of Defense account.
    5. Research, enter and verify accessorial(s) charges by various methods of communication.
    6. Scheduled pickup and delivery appointments for timely and accurate services.
    7. Liaison between Fleet managers and drivers. Work with driver and equipment availability.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Political Science

Lead Transportation Planner Resume

Headline : Self-motivated, goal oriented business professional with customer service experience. Capable to manage internal associates in day-to-day operations, business metrics, and Customer Service expectations.

Skills : MS-Word, Excel, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Transportation Planner Oversaw shipment transportation planning across twelve different states for a major client, Red Bull.
    2. Translated orders from Red Bull's SAP system to integrate internal WMS and TMS systems.
    3. Conducted wave planning, checked orders, and defined shipping instructions.
    4. Devised effective routes and consolidated orders to reduce costs.
    5. Planned and arranged Truck Loads (TL) and Less-Than-Truck Loads (LTL) to support customer demand.
    6. Managed all Overage, Shortage, & Damage (OS&D) issues for shipments generating from six warehouses.
    7. Challenged with generating sales by capturing the ever-increasing Red Bull market share.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Transportation Planner Resume

Headline : Experienced logistics professional with diverse expertise in Supply Chain, Transportation planning and operations in inter modal and over the road shipping. Strong leadership skills.

Skills : Welding, Transportation, Supply Chain Management.

Description :

    1. Build positive relationships with Georgia Pacific facilities and the carriers servicing them.
    2. Cross-train to backfill other desks and to provide training for other employees on own desk.
    3. Maintain decision rights to negotiate with carriers to provide the best rate, and service for GP consumer products and Harmon Recycling loads.
    4. Support the Guiding Principles in conducting business for Koch Industries.
    5. Set up and facilitate meetings with customers and carriers.
    6. Monitor discount to market, service and customer perceptions.
    7. Communicate with distribution centers, plants, and customers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Asst. Transportation Planner Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Transportation Planner with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment.

Skills : Customer Service, Logistics, Manufacturing, Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Transportation Planner Maintained database on economic and residential development projects in county region.
    2. Maintained database on shopping centers in the region.
    3. Compiled and submit reports to the National Transit Database.
    4. Wrote user manuals for databases (end-user and staff manuals).
    5. Assisted in the installation of traffic counting devices for data collection.
    6. Assisted in the selection of a vendor to help develop a larger vanpool program.
    7. Planning of freight originating and terminating assigned Kraft facilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Education

Transportation Planner Resume

Headline : Supply chain professional successful in process improvement and account management. Driven to cut company costs and boost company revenue through innovative management techniques.

Skills : MS-Excel, Word, Power point, Publisher.

Description :

    1. Coordinated carrier selections to facilitate transportation necessities.
    2. Managed receiving, storage, and shipping of automotive inventory.
    3. Negotiated rates with carriers and brokers. Acquired and negotiated cost-efficient carriers.
    4. Performed logistics analysis on daily basis for routing.
    5. Assisted in the development of action plans and SOP.
    6. Managed internal/external customers' automotive accounts.
    7. Perform management and planning of Customer orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA