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Alexander Nimmo

Transport Manager - HGV National CPC
Bishop Auckland, UK
TRANSPORT MANAGER available for your Operator's Licence. HGV and PSV. Anywhere in the UK. FREE assistance with your O-licence (if you hire a TM). See our rates. Call 07833 684449 or contact us here.
INSURANCE: HGV and PSV vehicles, machinery and equipment, residential and commercial property, business and trade, life insurance. Call 07833 684449 or contact us here.

Alexander Nimmo
Bishop Auckland
07789868074

WORK EXPERIENCE

Transport Manager
Transport & Operations Manager. TOTAL Recycling Services Limited Darlington. Please see Web Site. Fleet Management, Driver management, daily monitoring, Contract Negotiations-Fleet Services. Customer satisfaction, Planning, Driver Assessments-Training, Health & Safety in Transport, Accident Investigation, Operators Licence Compliance & Assisted in gaining extension-fleet increase. VOSA/DVLA/DVSA/Traffic Commissioner and HSE professional development. ADR Regulations, DGSA Regulations (Not Yet Completed formal course) Mixed feet from Vans, 17.5, 26, and 44 Tonne including Tankers/Curtiansider vehicles. Any Other Duties as requested/directed.
Health & Safety Officer NETA Training Group. Logistics, Warehousing & Transport Assessor/Advisor at Middlesbrough College, Transport Manager/Operator at Mantank Environmental Services
The above may show I am a multi-Talented (3 Positions for 3 Companies) individual. Dedicated to keeping on top of all Legislation, Regulations, and Educational Sectors. A person who has and is showing a versatile disposition to working life.

EDUCATION

HNC in Transport & Logistics/ Health & Safety multiple
Durham
2000 – 2016

SKILLS

Transport Manager/ Health & Safety Officer/ Lecturer.

MILITARY SERVICE

Service Country:
United Kingdom
Branch:
1st Battalion Light Infantry
Rank:
CPL 1977-09 – 1988-01 CPL/ SECTION LEADER/ Bugler.
Commendations:
Queens Bugler 3x Winner of best in British Army.

AWARDS

Northern Ireland Medal
1983-09
Several active duty tours Nirthern Ireland.

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES

HGV Class 1
Present All classes of HGV.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
❖ NEBOSH: National General certificate (Management of Health and Safety NGC1) (Controlling workplace hazards NGC2) ( Health and safety practical application NGC3)
❖ Transport Management, Certificate of Professional Competence, both National and International. Covering Transport of goods by Road Haulage, And Passenger Transport.
❖ Computer Literacy, Job Searching
❖ Candidate Mentoring/Tutoring
❖ Logistic, Cleaning and Customer Service Based NVQ/QCF’s
❖ Customer Service Skills
❖ Team Leadership
❖ Coaching/Training
❖ Target Management NVQ/QCF Assessments
❖ Career Presentations
❖ Target Management/KPI’s
❖ Building Communication Skills
❖ Motivating and Encouraging Others
❖ CV and Report Writing
❖ Empathetic and able to relate to others

PROFFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

❖ NEBOSH Occupational Health and Safety, General Certificate
❖ National Vocational Qualifications Assessor A1
❖ Certificate of Professional Competence CPC, Transport and Logistics Management National and International.
❖ Safety Passport, ECITB, CCNSG. Construction.
❖ Site Supervisor, Leading a Team. ECITB, CCNSG. Costruction.
❖ Emergency First Aid Certificate.
❖ Equality and Diversity Level 2
❖ Child Protection
❖ Protection of Vulnerable Adults
❖ Safeguarding
❖ BICS. British Institute of Cleaning Science
❖ BTEC level 3 Road Freight and Transport.
❖ HGV Class 1-2 & 3. Can drive most vehicle types on UK and European roads.
❖ Skills for Life improvement programme
❖ ADR, Hazardous Chemical Transportation
❖ British Institute of Innkeepers, Public House Management
❖ Craft Trainer Award, Training Techniques
❖ IAG: Information Advice and Guidance
❖ Job search techniques.
❖ CV building, CV updating
❖ Internet Job search
❖ Job Boards
❖ Interview Techniques, Dress Code
❖ Employer Research prior to Interview.
❖ Course Location/Choice and Funding assistance
❖ Literacy & Numeracy Assessments. Direction to assistance if required.
❖ Transferable Skills Assessment.
❖ Team Builder Certificate, Team work and team management.
❖ City and Guilds, Hotel Management.
❖ Officers Mess Management, Hotel Management Military Qualification.
❖ City and Guilds, Signwriting.
❖ Food Hygiene Certificate. Institute of Environment Health Officers.

Professional Experience & Significant Achievements
1. April 14 to Present: Self Employed. I am Health & Safety Officer. Working for NETA Training Group, Stockton on Tees. I am in full responsibility for all matters Health and Safety, including Risk Assessments, Policy, COSHH, RIDDOR, LOLER, PUWER, Etc. I work 6 Days a month in this roll. Any other Duties.
2. Two days a week, Logistics Advisor Middlesbrough College, Supply Chain Management, Logistics Operations, Warehousing, Transport. Up to Level 5. In depth details available.
3. Transport Manager/Operators licence Holder, Mantank Environmental Services. VOSA,DVSA/DVLA/ Traffic Commissioner/DofT. Fleet Maintenance, Driver Recruitment, Driver Assessment and Training, ADR Requirements, Confined Space, Emergency Rescue, UHP Jet wash Training, PPE. Drivers Hours, Tachograph Card analysis. Pre-Planned Maintenance. Any other Duties.

April 13 to April 14. Self Employed. HGV Driver multi-Drop white goods.

Aug 2012-April 13 Temporary Contract.
I trained learners in the following subjects: Logistics Operational Management Level 3, and DGV- Driving Goods Vehicles L2. I worked within a National Cash and Carry/Wholesale Company training General Managers in Logistics and Drivers through DGV. Literacy, Numeracy, ERR, and Tech Cert.

March 2012 -Aug 2012.
I trained learner in the following subject. Cleaning and Support Services Assessor. Working with learners in National Health Service.

July 2011 to March 12.
Telford College of Arts and Technology
(Fixed Contract Ending March 2011)
Assessor/QCF, Cleaning and Support Services. Assessing/Mentoring/Training Cleaning staff to Level 2. Tesco stores, Next stores and Natural History Museum London.
Part of a busy team who enrolled and assessed over 900 candidates in a 7 month period. Delivered DGV and Cleaning Support Services QCF’s at client’s premises, whilst liaising with all levels of management. Mentored and assessed candidates to gain BTEC awards. Conducted CPC training sessions.
❖ Mentored and trained candidates to attain QCF and BTEC Level 2’s
❖ Completed individual learning plans (ILP) and key skills test for candidates
❖ Helped produce training packages
❖ Delivered training courses
❖ Renewed membership to the IFL
❖ Managed own diary

In-training Ltd. May 2010 to Oct.2010
Newcastle College, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
National Vocational Qualifications Assessor, Delivery of a range of qualifications via Apprenticeships or Train to Gain Programmes. Transport and Logistics. Delivering NVQ Assessments, BTEC Apprenticeship to Level 3. Functional skills- Numeracy and Literacy to NVQ level 2.

Baltic Training Services.
Jan 09 to July 09.
National Vocational Qualifications Assessor, Transport and Logistics. Delivering assessments on the following. Carry and Deliver Goods Level 2, Traffic Office Level 2. Skills for Life assessments. Redundancy.

Stiller Transport.
Jun 2002 to Aug 2008
Academy Staff and senior driver instructor. Driver Training and Assessments, Driver Development. Tankers, Flats and Extendable Trailers, Curtainsiders, Sheeting and load security and safety, Proper use of Warwick’s and chains, STGO 2 Wide escorted heavy loads, wagon and drag units. Transport Risk Assessments. ADR Hazardous Goods. Hazchem, Chemical PPE use, Driver assessments, driver Inductions, Tool Box talks, Health and Safety in Logistics, Risk/Near miss reports, Load segregation, Axle weight distribution, Vehicle Daily safety check, Hooking up Trailer or Drag unit. Fifth Wheel and safe connection, Tachograph training including Card disc and Digital, Driver hours Regulations, Working Time Directive, Drive the Vehicle on Public & Private Roads in a Safe and Fuel Efficient manner, Vehicle Reversing, Shunting, Banksman Training. Tail Lift training, Use of unloading equipment, Accident Investigation and reports, Cyclist /pedestrian awareness. SSOW- Safe Systems Of Work, IITS- Information, Instruction, Training, Supervision. Observations via accompanying a driver on deliveries, Customer Service, Problem solving, Obtaining Information, Route Planning.
I trained drivers to set company policy and VOSA/DVLA/Skills for Logistics standards in all of the above disciplines in all Depots including, Stockton on Tees, Barnsley, and Birmingham. I would use a range a training methods to suit my learner’s abilities, including drivers who use of English was restricted.

Stiller Transport.
Yardman/Yard Management. Responsible for all Vehicles and drivers, visitors, customers and contract staff who enter the boundaries. All Health and Safety matters, ensuring all visitors are informed of Health and Safety policy. Design and implementation of traffic management system. Budget accounts including the ordering of vehicle fuels/oils/lubricants in excess of £1.4 million per annum. KPI of warehouse and distribution. Point of contact for all none Stiller Drivers, foreign drivers, booking in and allocation of loading/unloading docks.
Training of banksmen & shunters. Inductions including Manual Handling, Fire Safety, Working at Heights, working in confined spaces, vehicle movement awareness, pedestrian walkways, Security of property. Early hours contact for Stiller Drivers/Deputising for all Transport and Warehouse managers, problem solving. Call out for customers requiring urgent deliveries 24/7.

Stiller Transport.
Palletline Driver/Supervisor, Multi-Drop palletised goods to industry and general public. Team member and team leader for 11 drivers. ADR Hazardous goods information point. Load distribution and allocation to drivers. Health and safety.

Agency.
2001 to 2002.
HGV Driver, ADR Hazardous Goods, Multi-Drop Arriva/Go Northern. 2000 to 2001 . Public services driver, local bus routes. Single and double deck bus driver.

Agency.
1998 to 2000
HGV Driver, ADR Hazardous Goods, Multi Drop, and Refuse Collection.

Butler/Estate management.
1993 to 1998.
Butler in private service, all household management and staffing including housekeeper, gardeners, cleaners. All household antiques and silver, Silverman and French polishing. Security and alarms setting, locking up and opening up. Total care of the resident family, including function planning and organisation. Staff management and training. Buildings maintenance. Charity events and open to public functions. Organisation of Corporate visits and functions including Rolls Royce. Vehicle maintenance and servicing, Rolls Royce, Aston Martin, Daimler and Bentley. All other duties as required including chauffeuring.

Public House Manager.
1990 to 1993.
Medway Inns. Publican and licensee of several public houses.

Self Employed,
Business Enterprise Programme.
1988 to 1990.
Light Haulage and courier services. Completed Business Enterprise Programme Course covering business plans, budgeting and accounting, PAYE and National Ins.

HM Armed Forces.
1st Battalion the Light Infantry.
1977-1988.
Corporal, Officers Mess Manager.


INSURANCE: HGV and PSV vehicles, machinery and equipment, residential and commercial property, business and trade, life insurance. Call 07833 684449 or contact us here.
TRANSPORT MANAGER available for your Operator's Licence. HGV and PSV. Anywhere in the UK. FREE assistance with your O-licence (if you hire a TM). See our rates. Call 07833 684449 or contact us here.
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