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Transport Managers are responsible for coordinating the transport function in various organizations. Examples of Transport Manager duties are: handling distribution operations, coordinating transport staff, managing day-to-day operations, maintaining the vehicle fleet, implementing transport policies, and cultivating customer relationships. Based on our selection of Transport Manager resume samples, this job requires a diverse skill set, including transport expertise, organizational skills, communication, leadership, computer operation, and problem solving. Employers select resumes making display of a degree in business, logistics, or supply chain management.

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1

Transport Manager

Managed safe and efficient distribution of liquefied gases to 350 customers. Led excellence in safety, quality, customer service, and cost. Oversaw on-site maintenance of rolling stock. Managed team of 34 employees. 2 transport budgets totaling $5M.

  • Introduced tri-axle trailer to area, increased delivered capacity by 25%.
  • Saved $15K annually by driving participation in Maine toll discount program.
  • Led payload improvements through equipment optimization and employee coaching, resulted in savings of $80K annually.
  • Enabled cost savings by implementing lean workforce environment. Executed many aspects of recruiting / hiring, HR, driver qualification files and compliance, CMMS, payroll, inventory, purchasing, and SAP.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BE
Bachelor of Engineering
2

Motor Transport Manager/maintenance Manager/logistics Manager

Led all activities concerning preventive and corrective maintenance for a fleet of over 400 pieces of equipment worth over $66 million

  • Managed the intermediate maintenance for over 1,500 items embarked aboard three naval vessels disbursed over 2,200 nautical miles
  • Directed 122 employees and completed maintenance on 2,500 equipment repair orders resulting in an average equipment readiness posture of 97.8%
  • Developed and implemented a concept for "conditions based" preventative maintenance procedures which saved over $72,000 on petroleum, oils, and lubricants within one fiscal year
  • Processed 20,300 fluid gallons and 5,000lbs solid hazardous material in accordance with state and federal regulations
  • Scheduled and supervised the completion of 83,000 accident free miles in support of logistical operations
  • Communicated, implemented, and monitored safety programs and procedures to ensure proper use and maintenance of equipment.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
3

Release Manager and SAP BW Transport Manager for Business Intelligence (bi) Team

Responsible for the planning, management, and implementation activities of the release schedule for both major and minor BI releases.

  • Ensured 99% success rate of BW and QlikView production release implementations by maintaining Microsoft Project schedules and leading checklist activities for each release, averaging 15 per year.
  • Improved application delivery by designing and implementing a repeatable release process that allowed multiple projects to be worked on over a fiscal year.
  • Eliminated personnel bottlenecks by smoothing workload/deliverables over the course of the project by maximizing the utilization of team member skill sets.
  • Improved relations between the BI team and other teams so that all project deliverables were available on time.
  • Saved $50K in transport related costs by participating in and implementing process modifications generated by "Continuous Improvement" sessions.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Certificate
History
4

Transport Manager

Distributed daily auction offerings to sales force and bid on/purchased material from major oil distributing companies including Dow Chemical, ExxonMobil Chemical and Basell Polyolefins.

  • Supervised the logistical operations of all transport for outbound railcar and truckload shipments of plastic resin.
  • Oversaw and managed the transportation of 50 to 75 shipments daily. Generated delivery schedules and in-transit status reports.
  • Obtained freight quotes, BOL and proof of delivery requests.
  • Created and maintained certificates of analysis documentation, NAFTA certificates, custom reports, and proforma invoices.
  • Generated inventory reports for monthly allocation to our lenders.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Political Science
MA
Master of Arts
5

Radiology Registration/transport Manager

Hire, train and manage 38 transporters. Provide staff with evaluations, coaching and verbal counseling to develop and improve staff performance. Prepare monthly staff schedules and payroll.

  • Maintain Joint Commission of Accreditation standards by providing educational training in bariatric sensitivity, infection control, O2 training, patient fall prevention, cleaning and maintenance of equipment and hand washing techniques.
  • Coordinated the planned consolidation of transport services house wide. Consolidation resulted in improved efficiency and service throughout the hospital.
  • Compiled, assessed and utilized data to improved turnaround time in transportation of Hemodialysis patients.
  • Attend daily nursing bed flow meetings to troubleshoot patient care issues and nursing concerns.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Counseling
6

Transport Manager

Retained to design/manage build of critical wireless switch; achieved on-time and under budget.

  • Directed and trained staff of three Engineers, two Telco Coordinator and four Technicians.
  • Planned and executed budgeting for annual telecommunications, operations and capital expenses.
  • Administered switch, site and telecommunications stats.
  • Oversaw all facets of change control process.
  • Managed the DMS and BSC utilizations.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
7

Transport Manager, Advanced Interlayers NA

Responsible for managing refrigerated and dry transport across the US, Canada and Mexico for business unit. Managed freight and warehousing spend of $13M/year & $5M/year respectively Responsible for forecasting budget & explaining variances from actual. Responsible for managing four transport analysts.

  • Created new Transport Analyst role to encompass data analysis skills.
  • Conducted face to face carrier meetings to renegotiate over the road contracts & implemented bid results.
  • Hosted ocean transport face to face meetings with ocean carriers, freight forwarder & inland dray to highlight& eliminate bottlenecks in communication & process.
  • Achieved $2.1M annual savings by closing down midwestern distribution center. Successfully implemented new direct to customer distribution strategy using gantt chart to ensure project was on track.
  • Achieved $456K/year savings in warehousing costs by renegotiating contract with 3PL.
  • Established accountability for OTD causals and investigation. Ensured follow up.
  • Experienced in custom BI reports and SAP power user.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BSE
Industrial & Operations Engineering
Industrial & Operations Engineering
8

Transport Manager

Productively organized all gathering, planning, and development & executing for system requirements.

  • Provided group leadership and expertise in developing network capacity management process.
  • Coordinated all mechanization issues for utilization of digital termination.
  • Resolved system concerns in a timely manner, reducing cost issues for the company.
  • Performed REDCap studies and analyzed revenues for North Texas through surveys and collected data.
  • Handled internal and external written and verbal communications when needed.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
C
Certificate
9

Transport Manager

Oversaw a patient transport department comprised of 25 union full-time employees completing 104,000 trips per year; lowered turnaround time from 39 minutes to 17 minutes, a 23% improvement.

  • Managed the information desk and patient escort services, including vans used to transport patients for tests and therapy to and from their homes.
  • Participated in patient transport sales surveys and startups.
  • Introduced a recognition and incentive program for employees.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
10

Transport Manager

Directed daily transportation requirements for Defense Logistic Agency's (DLA) 4 Sustainment Prime Vendor (SPV) Class 1(Food & Water) Distribution Centers (DC).

  • Oversaw all aspects of day-today management of 10+ Sub-Contractors with combined fleet assets of 2,000+ trucks and Company Fleet of 40 trucks to include fleet maintenance management and capitalization.
  • Ensured that assigned staff and sub-contractors adhered to contractual requirements.
  • Planned and executed strategies that kept operational expenses to a minimum.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Business / Industrial Arts
HS
Commercial Drivers Class A

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