motor transport operator 88m resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Hardworking Motor Transport Operator offering 14 years of industry experience and clean CDL license. Accustomed to effectively managing safe and efficient loading, unloading and transport of valuable cargo over different terrains and conditions. Experienced in keeping units ready through hands-on training. Maintains equipment in good working order, as well as manage safety and develop tactical plans for transportation operations. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. Served in all levels of responsibility from driver to First Sergeant.

  • Guest services
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Merchandising expertise
  • Loss prevention
  • Cash register operations
  • Product promotions
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI Expected in 06/2018 MBA : Business Management - GPA :
Work History
Dattco - Motor Transport Operator (88M)
New Britain, CT, 05/2008 - Current
  • Managed loading, unloading and safety of all personnel, cargo and equipment.
  • Inspected vehicles and completed daily maintenance actions.
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays.
  • Reported defects, damage and accidents to proper personnel.
  • Maintained proficiency in tactical planning options and convoy defense techniques.
  • Clearly communicated with dispatchers to give updated information on estimated times of arrival and latest road conditions.
  • Dropped and hooked trailers and changed configuration of equipment.
  • Minimized delays by planning and adjusting routes to account for changing weather and traffic conditions.
  • Completed preventive maintenance and mechanical repairs on vehicles.
  • Oversaw handling and transportation of more than $8 million in equipment while deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan.
  • Fastened chains, straps, covers and binders to secure load during transit.
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
  • Inspected vehicle before and after trips and logged and reported mechanical problems to avoid unsafe hazards.
  • Maintained telephone and radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
  • Inspected truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips.
  • Maintained organized, clean and professional vehicle to protect company reputation with customers.
  • Completed preventive maintenance checks and basic repairs to vehicles.
  • Completed daily inspections, basic maintenance and common repair actions to keep equipment operating at full capacity.
  • Recovered vehicles, completed private tows and managed involuntary pick-ups on behalf of business and law enforcement professionals.
  • Documented mileage, deliveries, pickups, customer issues and damages.
  • Determined quickest and safest routes for delivery by using effective planning and organizational skills.
  • Complied with truck driving rules as well as company policies and procedures regarding safe vehicle operations.
  • Secured vehicle to tow truck and checked all attachments for safe operation.
  • Mapped out destinations ahead of time to ascertain quickest and safest routes for delivery.
  • Inspected load security and checked for damages.
  • Refilled truck after completing deliveries to return in ready-to-use condition.
  • Completed routine maintenance on truck to keep in working order.
Whole Foods - Carpenter
Roseville, CA, 06/2005 - 02/2008
  • Checked measurements and completed accurate cuts to prevent materials waste and maintain cost controls.
  • Completed installations of building structures, trim, flooring and cabinetry.
  • Planned and executed work with proper tools and materials to maximize productivity.
  • Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained safe and clean work area.
  • Organized project work by reading blueprints and assessing job specifications to determine optimal plans.
  • Planned projects by identifying necessary equipment, tools, and required assistance.
  • Completed precise joining and high-quality finish work by properly anchoring and bracing structures.
  • Monitored tool and equipment condition and arranged repairs.
  • Led garages, residential homes and addition projects to completion.
  • Shaped or cut materials to specified measurements using hand tools, machines and power saws.
  • Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings.
  • Effectively used nails, screws, pneumatic nailing systems, concrete anchors, powder-actuated fasteners and framing connectors.
  • Calculated dimensions and amount of needed materials by accurately measuring job site and structures.
  • Followed protocols and stayed organized to provide personal and teammate safety.
  • Carefully read blueprints, sketches and technical drawings to inform comprehensive understanding of project scope and specifications.
  • Read and interpreted blueprints and construction documents to determine project directives.
  • Read and effectively used truss-roof prints to cut and set roofs accordingly.
Piedmont Airlines - Merchandising Specialist
Portland, ME, 04/2004 - 06/2005
  • Advanced sales cycle plans by maximizing placement of promotions, point of sale materials and product visibility.
  • Assembled quarter and full-size point of purchase promotional displays.
  • Designed displays to deliver interactive, engaging and memorable store experiences for shoppers.
  • Established strong vendor relationships to maintain and support business.
  • Inspected merchandise for quality and arranged proper display location on floor.
  • Answered customer questions regarding store merchandise, department information and pricing.
  • Optimized store displays and appearance via strategic merchandising.
USMC - Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic
City, STATE, 08/1999 - 04/2004
  • Inspected aircraft daily to assess airworthiness.
  • Updated logs and filled out maintenance reports with high accuracy and efficiency.
  • Read and interpreted manufacturer and airline maintenance manuals, service bulletins and other specifications to determine feasibility and method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components.
  • Rebuilt aircraft structures and functional components in accordance with maintenance manual, FAA regulations and aviation services policies and procedures.
  • Performed routine equipment inspections and maintained and completed corrective actions by referring to workbooks and technical publications to determine specifications.
  • Recorded inspection and maintenance actions using log books, computer terminals and other technical applications.
  • Coordinated parts and material requisitions to expedite aircraft maintenance and repairs.
  • Completed scheduled and unscheduled maintenance o KC-130 F/J model aircraft.
  • Prepared, inventoried and recorded aircraft parts and components to prevent corrosion, failure and misuse.
  • Serviced and repaired fuel, electrical, hydraulic and other aircraft systems.
  • Rigged and adjusted flight controls.
  • Maintained orderly and safe work environment by enforcing tool control and FOD awareness, prevention and safety at all times.
  • Recorded maintenance actions in aircraft logbooks.
  • Removed and installed aircraft subsystem assemblies such as engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions and mechanical flight controls.
  • Assisted with aircraft and equipment transport and movement.
  • Documented all inspection and maintenance actions in aircraft forms, IMDS and FERMS.

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School Attended

  • University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Job Titles Held:

  • Motor Transport Operator (88M)
  • Carpenter
  • Merchandising Specialist
  • Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic


  • MBA

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