professional cdl-b driver with tanker
MICHAEL A. KALAHER
EXPERIENCED ROUTE AND RELIEF DRIVER & COMPETENT AND ENTHUSIASTIC RETAIL / OPERATIONS & WAREHOUSE MANAGER
Engaging, Mentoring Outstanding Performance in Multicultural Work Teams. Building Rapport, Trust and Long-Term, Loyal Relationships with Customers and Staff . Hiring, Training and Supervising Drivers, Sales and Service Personnel , Inventory Ordering and Stock Level Management . Shipping / Receiving - Merchandise Inspection, OS&D and Returns. Delivery Routing and Driver Scheduling––Familiar with Metro Denver, the Front Range, Colorado and Wyoming
S T R E N G T H S
Punctual, Dependable, Courteous, Safety-Conscious and 100% Engaged in Doing the Job Right– The First Time Committed to Outstanding Service and Safety . Excellent Federal Personal Safety Repot and Clean MVR !
E X P E R I E N C E
D O C K T O D O C K D R I V E R –- WELBY GARDENS Denver- - ( 2014) Promptly delivered heavy rolling racks of plants to Welby greenhouses and to wholesale and retail customers. Safely transported personnel. Carefully loaded tractors and other farm equipment. Perfect attendance record.
R O U T E D R I V E R / E X P E D I T O R --OLDCASTLE GLASS Denver – (2003-2014)
As Expeditor: Efficiently expedited pending orders for this commercial glass fabricator. Enthusiastically resolved issues dealing with missing product, and quality issues and insured customer satisfaction.
As Delivery Driver: Ensure vehicle was carefully inspected, load safely secured, and back orders kept to the absolute
minimum possible. Gave customers the best possible impression of OldCastle by providing polite, efficient, and expeditious service.
R E L I E F D R I V E R --FOX MEYER / C-Z COURIER-AMERICAN COURIER Denver - (1988 to 2003)
Expeditiously delivered wholesale pharmaceutical products throughout Colorado to hospitals, pharmacies and supermarkets for 5 years with FoxMeyer then hired on with C-Z in 1993 when Fox Meyer decided to outsource the delivery staff. Fox Meyer and later CZ went bankrupt. American Courier took over their contracts. Performed deliveries on time and safely, and went above and beyond my assigned duties to serve my customers. Interacted smoothly with professionals and blue collar workers.
S T O R E M A N A G E R --SUPER CITY OFFICE PRODUCTS Denver - (1980 to 1988)
Competently operated full P&L responsibility for daily operations, sales, customer service, staffing, merchandising and inventory, delivery and logistics––as well as policy compliance with all company and state, federal employee and safety regulations. Advanced from warehouseman to store manager acquiring complete command of retail store operations and personnel management.
E D U C A T I O N
ACHIEVED ASSOCIATE DEGREE IN REAL ESTATE FROM
COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF DENVER – Lakewood Colorado
Emphasis structuring transactions for minimum tax effect, insurance principles, appraisal, bookkeeping, and
competent business practices.