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Resume for Dennis D. for Executive Manager / Transportation & Warehousing in Winnipeg, Canada




Occupation: Executive Manager Industry: Transportation & Warehousing
Country: Canada City: Winnipeg
State: Manitoba ZIP: R2J-4H5



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DENNIS D.
Blue Mountain Road • Winnipeg, MB • RJ H
Cell: • Res. • Email:
PROFILE
• Extensive experience as a transportation/warehouse/distribution supervisor with varied other
capacities including: driver fleet and dispatch Supervisor, Health and Safety Officer, Accident
Investigator, Project Manager for continuous improvement logistics projects.
• Rated as a top performing Supervisor throughout career with outstanding contributions to
employers.
• Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Windows, Outlook, Internet and inhouse
software.
ACHIEVEMENTS:
• At Canada Safeway, restructured distribution processes that improved efficiencies and
customer service oriented logistics while saving the company over $. million in the first
year including labour, fleet maintenance, fuel and residual costs and realizing residual gains in all
categories.
• Maintained and enhanced Canada Safeway’s safety program and implemented a safety
inspection process. Developed solutions and made recommendations to resolve safety
concerns of unionized employees. Wrote reports to management to rectify issues.
• At Price Daxion, rearranged the company’s delivery systems through routing and sequencing
techniques to save fuel costs, and improve efficiency of drivers and warehouse personnel.
Chairman of the Customer Service, Communications, and Safety Committees.
• Reengineered routes for approx. customers in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and N.W. Ontario to
reduce costs and optimize productivity for MacDonalds Consolidated, a division of Canada
Safeway.
• Initiated a driver orientation program to improve drivers’ knowledge of policies and procedures.
• Launched the Owner/Operator Division for Canada Safeway Winnipeg Division.
• At D. And Son Transfer Significantly expanded the customer base for a small trucking
company through excellent sales, contract negotiation and customer relationship building
skills.
PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
ALLIED AUTO CARRIERS • Winnipeg, MB • –
AUTO HAUL AWAY DRIVER
• Class driver transporting new vehicles throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan and N.W. Ontario.
• Have been alternate on the Safety Committee–addressing diverse internal and external safety
issues.
• Design safety, motivational and instructional materials for employees.
CANADA SAFEWAY LTD. • Winnipeg, MB • –
PROJECT MANAGER/DRIVER SUPERVISOR –
• Focused on safety management, driver supervision, project planning and implementation.
• Conducted safety and equipment inspections in a distribution centre and stores in Manitoba,
Sask., and N.W. Ontario. Participated as a member of the Safety Committee reviewing, resolving
and implementing corrective actions for safety concerns. Contributed safety articles for a
newsletter.
• Addressed customer service, operational and labour relations issues.
• Led monthly driver safety meetings to discuss progress of projects and compile member
concerns.
• Trained drivers on driving techniques and air brake adjustments. Performed road tests.
• Communicated with transportation carriers on new procedures to ensure their compliance.
• Collaborated with the distribution centre in Alberta on joint safety and transportation initiatives.
• Supervised up to full and parttime drivers, dispatchers and distribute centre employees
to meet collective agreement terms. Enlist the services of any number of shop, satellite
warehouse or store employees as required. Prepared schedules. Interviewed applicants and
contributed to staff selection. Acted as a continual resource and problem solver. Conducted
background checks.
• Administered payroll and licensing. Coordinated equipment rentals and hiring of external
carriers.
DENNIS D. – PAGE
PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
CANADA SAFEWAY LTD. continued
DISPATCH SUPERVISOR –
ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION OFFICER –
• Conducted vehicle accident site inspections including taking measurements and photographs,
and preparing reports providing root causes for insurance purposes.
• Investigated facility incidents. Created reports including solutions for prevention of
reoccurrences.
• Supervised four dispatchers. Handled all escalated issues presented by drivers and made
continual decisions regarding driver operations.
• As a collective agreement expert, interpreted and applied the terms to resolve any driver
concerns.
PRICE DAXION • Winnipeg, MB • –
LEAD HAND WAREHOUSE SUPERVISOR/PROJECT MANAGER –
DRIVER –
• Chairman of the Customer Service, Communications, and Safety Committees.
• Supervised warehouse staff and five drivers delivering to Winnipeg and Brandon
customers.
• Restructured delivery system for safe and efficient customer oriented service
• Negotiated rates and equipment with truck carriers. Ensured adherence with standards.
• Wrote articles on customer service innovations and safety tips.
• Trained new employees on safety topics, equipment use electric pallet jack and forklifts, and
warehouse procedures.
• Instituted and implemented continual improvement projects.
D. AND SON TRANSFER LTD. • Winnipeg, MB
MANAGER/PARTNER
• Managed a family owned trucking business servicing the Winnipeg market.
• Customized services to meet customer needs for example household furniture, fine art,
appliances, food, construction materials, pharmaceuticals, paper products, and warehouse
relocations.
• Hired, trained and supervised up to six drivers.
• Performed outside sales functions to develop new business including sales presentations and
providing rate quotations.
• Made decisions on operational and capital purchases.
• Administered payroll, accounts payable and receivable.
• Provided relief driving.
EDUCATION
• Completed courses in Listening Skills Instructor’s course, FrontLline Leadership,
Customer Service, Accident Investigation, Alcohol and Controlled Substance Recognition and
Intervention Training for Supervisors, Air Brake Adjustment Training Course Instructor’s course,
and Product Knowledge.
• Former member of Toastmasters International
• Grade Diploma in the General Business and Bookkeeping programs • St. John’s High
School

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