An experienced manager with a proven track record in the transportation and logistics field. Responsible for adherence to departmental budget requirements, maintaining proper staffing levels, and ensuring compliance with OSHA and D.O.T. regulations. Experienced in managing virtual teams. An effective communicator, both written and verbal. Highly motivated and organized, focused on managing both time and resources to ensure cost control and maximize productivity. Daily operations and administration
*Adherence to budget and cost control measures
*Building positive relationships with our business partners through effective communications
*Staff development, supervision, motivation, and evaluation
*Tracking trends in service to ensure compliance with facility goals
*Ensuring a strong Safety Culture exists in facility
Amazon Fulfillment CenterJune 2016 to CurrentOperations Manager Kenosha, WI
FedEx GroundJanuary 2013 to June 2016Senior Manager Quincy, IL
Implemented Preload Operation during May of 2014.
Station won Best Outbound Operation in GTWY District and Central Region.
Reconfigured P&D runs and Line haul runs.
January 2004 to January 2013Pick Up and Delivery Manager II
FedEx GroundJanuary 2000 to January 2004Pick Up and Delivery Manager I Madison, WI
Manage Pick Up and Delivery operations for south central Wisconsin.
Responsible for working with our business partners to ensure mutual goals are met.
Manage P&D Staff and ensure cooperation with other parts of operation.
Filled in as O/B Sort Manager for 6 months.
Focus on safety, data integrity, and satisfying both internal and external customers.
Coordinate with Home Delivery Operations to ensure cooperation between contractors and managers.
Coordinate P&D Tractors and Madison Linehaul Operations.
Chairman of District CSA Quality Action Team.
FedEx GroundJanuary 2000STAR II Implementation Coordinator
Responsible for rollout of STAR II Scanner Technology to Midwest Region.
Conducted sight visits to facilities in order to train managers and staff.
Tasked with installing and troubleshooting equipment at facilities.
FedEx GroundJanuary 1998 to January 2000P&D and Preload Service Manager Madison, WI
Supervised Preload operation, leading MDSN to a #1 Dock ranking in the Midwest Region.
Conducted Customer Service Rides and worked with business partners to ensure their success.
Roadway ExpressJanuary 1996 to January 1998Supervisor Madison, WI
Supervised Dock Operations and ensured compliance with production and safety goals at facility.
Served as Dispatcher for local P&D and Linehaul operations.
United Parcel ServiceJanuary 1989 to January 1996Supervisor Madison, WI
Gained experience as a package handler and driver that led to management position.
Supervised preload operation responsible for over 30000 packages per day.
Implemented use of work teams and employee trainers.
United States ArmyJanuary 1987 to CurrentCommand Sergeant Major Des Moines, IA
Responsible for four direct reports and nearly 700 associates.
Collaborated with inbound and outbound teams to maximize productivity and profit.
Senior Enlisted Advisor
for Combat Support Battalion.
Manage staff of 73 Coach/Trainers who instruct Army logisticians.
Responsible for Risk Management Process and training course managers on use of Composite Risk Management, ensuring safety compliance for all missions.
Maintain schedule for monthly missions with active duty command element.
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