Candidate's Resume

 

Overview

Left high school at 15. Worked as a farm hand for 2 years. Agricultural contrator 1 year, Truck driving 8 years, Operations Manager 8 years, Own tour coach company 16 years as well as truck company 3 of the last years. Company now operated by my son. Back truck driving for the last 3 years,

Achievements

During my time as Operations Manager I learnt computer programing Open Access database, DOS, AND XL.

I also obtained my private pilot license and have completed half of my commercial license. Have over 650 hours as pilot in command.

Starting Sheppard Touring was not easy as it required a lot of capital to purchace coaches. I did this by importing and re-valueing once landed, therfore increasing capital I had in each coach.

I was also responsible for all marketing and sales at the peak was turning over 3 million per year. 

Sheppard Trucking now ALLENMARK sons and my name combined. Was also responsible for sales and marketing.

Career History

Jan 2009 - Present

Company name:Bunker Freight Lines
Location:Perth, Australia
Industry:Supply Chain & Logistics
Company size:51-200 employees
    
Job Title:Driver
Job Type:Full-Time
Summary:Driving Road Trains

Aug 2006 - Mar 2009

Company name:Sheppard Trucking
Location:Auckland, New Zealand
Industry:Supply Chain & Logistics
Company size:1-10 employees
    
Job Title:Managing Director
Job Type:Full-Time
Summary:Manager
Detailed Description:Managing Director of company operating line haul service.
Company is now operated by my son.

Apr 1993 - Jan 2008

Company name:Sheppard Touring
Location:Auckland / Christchurch, New Zealand
Industry:Hospitality, Travel & Tourism
Company size:11-50 employees
Comments:Started my own company in tourism and quickly grew it. Had offices in two cities.
    
Job Title:Managing Director
Job Type:Full-Time
Summary:Own Business
Detailed Description:Managing Director .Responsible for tours into NZ.

Jul 1985 - Mar 1993

Company name:Scenic Tours and Coachlines
Location:Auckland
Industry:Hospitality, Travel & Tourism
Company size:11-50 employees
    
Job Title:Operations Manager
Job Type:Full-Time
Summary:Organise drivers schedules
Detailed Description:This job evolved as the company grew. I was responsible for all tour itinerary's ie accommodation, meals, attractions etc as well as coach drivers.

Jan 1981 - Jul 1985

Company name:Heatons Transport
Location:Hamilton, New Zealand
Industry:Supply Chain & Logistics
Company size:11-50 employees
    
Job Title:Driver
Job Type:Full-Time
Summary:Driving truck and trailer

Nov 1978 - Jan 1981

Company name:Public Service Garage
Location:Auckland, New Zealand
Industry:Supply Chain & Logistics
Company size:51-200 employees
    
Job Title:Chaffuer
Job Type:Full-Time
Summary:Driver NZ Government

Nov 1977 - Oct 1978

Company name:PD Gardner
Location:Northland, New Zealand
Industry:Agricultural & Animals
    
Job Title:Machinery Operator
Job Type:Full-Time
Summary:Driving many types of machinery

Jul 1975 - Nov 1977

Company name:John Harden Farms
Location:Auckland, New Zealand
Industry:Agricultural & Animals
Company size:1-10 employees
    
Job Title:Farm Labourer
Job Type:Full-Time
Summary:Milking cows and general farm work

Education & Training

Jan 1973 - Jul 1975

Institution:Green Bay High School
Institution Type:High School
Location:Auckland, New Zealand
Course Name:School certificate
Grade:5

Licenses & Certifications

WA Drivers License

Reference:5702357
Issuer:WA Govt
Valid From:24th May 2009
Valid To:24th May 2012

Interests

Physical training, Sailing, Aviation.

Personal Information

Job Seeking Status:Seriously Looking
I am on a notice period (days):  0
I am available from:5th September 2011
Would you relocate for a job?Open to Offers
Gender:Male
Marital Status:Single
Do I have a drivers license?Yes

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