Malcolm Morris

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Malcolm Morris

Transport Manager
Surrey, UK
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MALCOLM MORRIS

14 Bonsey Close, Woking, Surrey, GU22 9PS

Tel 01483 722862 (Home) – 07757 946820 (Mobile) – Email: malcolmmorris1@sky.com

 

PROFILE:

I am experienced in Transport/Logistics/Warehouse operations and come with 30 years of knowledge in this area. I have a good knowledge of the Working Time Directive and Tacho law, which ensures legal compliance in all areas.  I am a good team motivator who ensures deliveries to customers arrive in good condition and on time ensuring cost lines are monitored and budget is controlled

I am conscientious, hardworking, and reliable able to work well within a team or on my own.                      My decision making is based on analysis of patterns and trends across a variety of situations

 

CORE SKILLS INCLUDE:

Good communication at all levels
Problem Solving
Attention to detail
Create good team relations
Ensuring all site and customer objectives are achieved
Appraising staff performance and also taking disciplinary measures when required
Ensuring company compliance of all transport policies, legislation and procedures to do with tachograph and working time directive law
QUALIFICATIONS:

HGV Class 1 Licence
National and International CPC in road haulage
Drivers CPC & Digital Tacho Card
IOSH Certification

WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

Currently working as an interim transport manager for Universal car services based in Aldershot

covering 2 sites with a total of 9 vehicles and 5 drivers

 

Transport Manager Euphorium Bakery     May 2014 to August 2018

Overall responsibility of the Transport legal compliance
New company start up acquiring first Operators Licence
Make certain that all systems are in place and budget targets are met
Vehicles 31×7.5 ton and 21 3.5 ton box vans chill and ambient combination
Responsible for 80 drivers 5 dispatch team leaders and clerical staff
Recruitment and training of all new starters,

 

Made redundant due to closure of Depot
TRG Logistics

 

Contract work for TRG Logistics to cover temporary haulage work to cover Christmas 2013

This was a three month contract managing 55 tractor units and drivers covering contracts for a number of blue chip retail companies

 

 

 

 

 

Transport Manager – Tesco PLC                           June 2009 – June 2013

 

Overall responsibility of the Transport and VMU Departments answering to the Warehouse General Manager and Transport  Area Director
Completing and agreeing the Transport yearly budget
Make certain that all systems were used correctly to ensure legal compliance
Responsible 102 units, 13 Rigid vehicles and 220 trailers (various sizes)
Responsible for the VMU Manager,  8 Transport Team Managers, 10 clerks, 6 shunters, 120 drivers and 8 VMU fitters
Recruitment and training of all new starters, Transport Team Managers
Made redundant due to closure of Depot

 

 

Transport Team Manager – Tesco PLC                September 2004 – June 2009

 

Ensure that Safety at Work regulations are adhered to at all times
Monitor the True tack system to make sure all drivers and adhering to the Working Time and Tacho for legal compliance.
Recruitment and training of all new starters, Drivers and Clerical
Complete pre-brief and de-briefs off all drivers during shift
Ensure daily delivery plan enables store orders are delivered on time and at least cost
Communicate with customer over any changes, concerns or issues
Monitor store turnaround times via Isotrak System
Monitor fuel and complete deliveries when required
Communicate and assist VMU department to ensure all MOT’s and Services are carried out on time.
Investigate and report all accidents and incidents
Achieved a promotion

 

Transport Yard Shunter/Driver – Tesco PLC                 April 1998 – September 2004

Yard Supervisor in charge of shift
Maintaining  a good, timely and safe movement of vehicles for warehouse loading and unloading bays
Regular equipment checks
An average of 20 trailer moves and hour over a 8 or 12 hour shift
Good communications required to the Goods Out and Transport Departments

Achieved a promotion

 

Test Driver – Ministry Of Defence                       June 1988 – April 1998

Automotive Performance Trials Technician
Research & Development for the MOD
Splash Range Technician
Datron Vehicle Evaluation
Made redundant due to privatisation

 

Multi Drop Driver – SPD Ltd                                  August 1978 – June 1988

Driving various size  vehicles, Rigid’s & Articulated
Completing 18 to 25 deliveries each day to various retail outlets
Large area covered including London and most of the South East
Made redundant due to closure of warehouse

 

 

Infantryman – 2nd Battalion Scots Guards          June 1972 – August 1978

Joined the armed forces as Infantryman
Achieved my HGV class 1 Licence
Passed my H Licence

Completed my six years duty- Left with an Exemplary Record

 

 


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.
  • Updated 6 months ago

To contact this candidate email malcolmmorris1@sky.com or call 07757946820

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