Robert D. Perry
Halifax, MA 02338
Over 30 years’ experience in Fleet operations and duties, a proven problem solver and team player and highly competent, reliable and honest.
2013 – Current
I am currently helping out as a Fleet consultant to Perry’s Transit. I am in charge of their Fleet Maintenance and Fleet Operations.
2005 – 2012
I was the Fleet Maintenance Manager for National-Lumber Co. I was responsible for all aspects of the Fleet Maintenance Department and Purchasing. I managed over 400 vehicles of tractors, trailers, heavy and light delivery trucks, vans, pick-ups, company cars, fork trucks, lulls and moffatts. We had multiple locations in MA, N.H. and R.I
2003 – 2005
I was the Fleet Operations Manager for Plymouth Rock Transportation. The company was sold.
1999 - 2003
Started Perry’s Automotive was Self Employed
1994 – 1999
I was the Director of Maintenance for Wakefield Concrete. The company was sold.
1972 – 1994
I was the director of Fleet Operations for Lily Transportation
In all the jobs listed, my responsibilities below were all related to the above duties and responsibilities. These individual jobs lead me to my 40 + years of experience in Fleet Management and to where I am today.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
-I was in charge of the entire Fleet Maintenance Dept., Purchasing, and Fleet Safety, all shop managers, supervisors, maintenance mechanics, and all related and supported personal.
-I directed all equipment repairs and maintenance activities for all shop mechanics.
-I managed all outside repairs including body work and towing.
-I managed all equipment emergency road repairs.
-I administered quality control, safety, and education meetings for maintenance personnel.
-I was responsible for all outside equipment leases and rentals.
-I managed all company fueling.
-I managed I.F.T.A reports.
-I managed all D.O.T. driver files.
-I set up truck tracking systems for the fleet.
-I set up an electronic repair order system for Fleet Department.
-I handled all company vehicles accidents.
-I created and enforced all company policies regarding Fleet.
-I coordinated all Fleet actions with store managers in all locations for the Fleet needs and availability of the Fleet.
-I was P&L responsible to the president of the company.
1973 – 1974 Fisher College Boston, MA
Variety of courses relating to each position held.
Course for Senior Executive management in Total Quality Management
1968 – 1972 United States Navy