Organized Safety Director possessing strong interpersonal skills. Creates business partnerships and builds trust with managers and employees to create a positive work environment.
Training programs development
Audit preparation and reporting
to 07/1980 Taylor Transport – Marion,
AR I was half owner and operating partner of a fleet of thirteen trucks and trailers. Our company hauled gasoline and petroleum based chemicals through the mid-west and southern states. I oversaw day to day operations, dispatched, and drove tractor trailers.
to 04/1991 Gaylon Taylor Trucking – Marion,
AR I operated from one two seven trucks depending on the amount of equipment required at any given time. My company hauled gasoline, steel, shipping containers, and building materials. I oversaw day to day operations, managed drivers and equipment.
Line haul driver, 04/1991
to 12/2010 American Freightways/Fedex Freight – Harrison,
AR I drove tractor trailers pulling double trailers from terminal to terminal. I was responsible for safely connecting the equipment and delivering the freight to the designated terminal location within an scheduled time frame.
Transport Driver/Fleet Manager/Safety & EPA , 12/2010
to Current Flash Oil Co. of Arkansas, Inc. – West Memphis,
AR I began my career with Flash Oil Co. as a gasoline transport driver. My duties were to load, haul, and offload gasoline and petroleum products to customers and company owned facilities.
In June of 2011, I was promoted to Fleet Manager. My duties consisted of overseeing the maintenance and safety of the transport fleet of twenty trucks and gasoline tankers.
In June 2012, I was promoted to Safety Coordinator. My duties consisted of maintaining records, performing safety inspections on trucks and tankers, conducting safety meeting with drivers, hiring drivers, conducting audits of driver logs and safety performance.
In May 2013, I was promoted to Director of Safety for Flash Oil Co. and Flash Market, Inc. My duties were to oversee the safety department of both companies, inspect C-Stores and improve the safety environment of both companies. I also investigated workman compensation claims, customer injury claims, vehicle accidents, and managed the safety department employees.
In May 2014, I was promoted to Director of Safety and EPA Compliance. My duties are to manage employee within the safety department, oversee all aspects of safety for both Flash Oil Co. and Flash Market, Inc. I consult with environmental companies concerning EPA rules and regulations, maintaining EPA files and assuring that all rules and regulations are followed, overseeing location inspections, accident investigations, workman compensation claims and general liability claims.
High School Diploma: 1970 Heber Springs High School - Heber Springs,