Transportation Manager Resume Sample

With increasing competition in every field, it has become very difficult to earn an interview call for your dream job these days. To get the reader’s attention, one has to come up with an excellent and standout resume. Here are two golden rules for guidance of candidates applying for a transportation manager position:

• Relevance: Effective resumes are highly focused and specify only the relevant skills and competencies of the candidate without wasting the reader’s time. So, keep your resume short and focused onto the position in question.

• Clarity: The format of your resume must be very appealing and clutter free. Keep it organized and format it nicely so that it is appealing to the reader’s eye. Use short bullets and tables to portray your competencies in an effective manner.

 

Transportation Manager Resume Sample

 

George Miles

781 North West Ave ~ Fairfield, NJ 89332
(004) 555-6666 • george @ email . com


TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

Self-Directed professional with 4+ years’ hands-on experience in transportation arena. Known for taking initiative and meeting deadlines. Expert in supervising land, ocean and air freight forwarding, global warehousing and logistics. Customer focused with diverse industry experience including dispatch, delivery and courier services.

• Effective communicator with outstanding interpersonal skills
• Track record of ensuring delivery associate compliance with local, state and federal regulatory agencies


KEY COMPETENCIES

▬ Operational Management ▬ Shipment Scheduling ▬ Transportation Logistics
▬ Carrier Partnerships ▬ Service Delivery ▬ Supply Chain Solutions
▬ Delivery Routing ▬ DOT Regulations ▬ OH&S Adherence
▬ Complaint Processing ▬ Driver Facilitation ▬ Record Keeping

SELECTED ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• Doubled the geographic range of deliveries conducted through development of productive partnerships with outside carriers
• Reduced delivery time by 40% on average by intelligent routing and scheduling of orders
• Enhanced overall performance of employees by 60% in terms of productivity, efficiency and service delivery by implementing operational personnel management strategies


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

SYSCO, Fairfield, NJ
Transportation Manager, 7/2012 to Present

• Maintain updated information regarding drivers and route coverage or other issues impacting transit delays
• Ensure smooth running of daily operations and delivering activities
• Perform management operations and update productivity and routing software systems regularly

RUAN SOLUTIONS, Fairfield, NJ
Asst. Manager Transportation, 4/2010 to 6/2012

• Assisted in daily activities to ensure proper scheduling and safe and timely service delivery
• Worked closely with dispatch drivers, coordinated services and monitored activities on the receiving dock
• Provided pertinent information to dispatch staff and clients courteously


EDUCATION
AMERICAN INSTITTUE OF MANAGEMENT, Fairfield, NJ, 2010
B.S., Management

ADDITIONAL STRENGTHS
• Bilingual: English/Spanish
• Expert in GPS navigation and map reading






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