Dave is the General Manager at Cape Cod Truck. He is a graduate of Colorado University at Boulder, and obtained his MBA there as well. He is also a graduate of National School of Heavy Equipment Operation. Prior to coming to Cape Cod Truck, Dave held a number of management positions in waste management and public works. Dave and his wife Kathy reside in West Barnstable.
When you walk through the door at CCT, Billy is the man at the counter. He can direct you to whomever you may need to speak, order any hard to find parts for your truck or trailer, and get you on your way. Billy lives in Orleans, and is a father of 2. He has been with Cape Cod Truck since 2005.
Service Manager, Bob Gosselin, has a wealth of experience in the auto and truck repair fields both as both a technician and a supervisor. Starting out as a mechanic on Martha’s Vineyard, he learned the need to be well versed on a variety of trucks and equipment, similar to what he often faces here at Cape Cod Truck. Bob has taken full advantage of the available technical training over the course of his career, thus, he has been able to keep pace with the ever increasing complexity of cars and trucks In fact, he was able to share this knowledge as a Vo-Tech instructor on the Vineyard for several years. Perhaps his most valuable customer relations lessons were learned as a small business owner with a fleet of one truck. He is intimately familiar with the impact of down time on our commercial customers and is committed to getting their vehicles back on the road making money as quickly as he can. Bob holds a class B CDL license and is a state licensed commercial vehicle and school bus inspector. He and his wife Gigi live in Mashpee with his hogs (Harleys’).
Service advisor Cindy Chaplic while new to the truck field is an industry veteran who has filled a variety of roles with both independent shops and dealerships throughout the South Shore and the Cape. Her automotive service experience at the front counter has certainly proved valuable as she is able to ask the right questions to get your service and repairs started quickly. Often our first point of contact, she consistently maintains a sense of humor and positive attitude, even as she sometimes has to be the bearer of bad news to our customers. In addition to her service advisor role, we have also tasked Cindy with scheduling our rental equipment. She has proven to be a quick study and has become quite knowledgeable about the capabilities of our rental fleet. Feel free to contact Cindy with any questions regarding equipment availability or capacity on your next project. Cindy and her husband John live in Marstons Mills with some “boomerang” off spring settling in on occasion.
Jay is our trailer specialist for all types of trailers including, boat, landscape and cargo trailers. His goal is to provide the most safe, cost effective solution to customers’ trailer requirements, which can run from selecting the right trailer and options to safely transport a boat or machine, rehabbing the trailer in our shop, or providing advice on the parts needed for those customers who wish to make their own repairs. Jay has become very knowledgeable about our range of trailer lines, parts, and accessories, that, coupled with his excellent customer service skills developed over 30+ years in sales and marketing have consistently resulted in a positive sales experience. A former commercial fisherman, Jay currently runs an Amesbury skiff out of Stage Harbor.
Bob joined us after a distinguished 37 year career with Mack Trucks in the corporate office in Allentown, PA. Suffice it to say, Bob is a truck guy through and through. He has been able to grow and think outside the “breed”, which is important, since we do work on all makes and models of trucks . His industry knowledge and organizational skills have been real assets, as we work to improve our repair management and parts inventory systems. Whatever counter Bob is on, he strives to give our customers excellent service. In the event that he cannot immediately answer your parts or service question, rest assured he is committed to getting you an accurate, timely response. Bob and his wife Elaine reside in Brewster in what was their vacation home for many years prior to permanently relocating to the Cape.
Mark joined us a few years ago as our Ford truck expert after spending the last 12 years at a local Ford dealership. He achieved a number of high level certifications including Ford Senior Master Technician, Ford Diesel Technician and ASE Master Technician. Drivability problems and electrical trouble shooting are two challenging areas that Mark has demonstrated particular expertise. Mark, his wife Pam, son James, and new arrival Jacob reside in Harwich.
Terry Shovelier a.k.a. "Super Man"
Terry is a long time veteran of CCT (circa 1991). He is a certified ASE Mechanic, Hydraulic Engineer, Certified Welder, and a Registry Inspector. As a "Jack of all trades", Terry is a go to employee. In 1975, he was the Wide World of Sports Motocross Champion. Terry has a great daughter and is a resident of Brewster.
Bob is the longest standing member of the CCT team. He started back in 1985 and worked in the Paint & Body world. He is now our master welder and fabricator. If you dump body needs some work, he’ll be the man to take care of you. Bob is a proud husband and father of 3. He and his family live in Eastham.
We are very pleased to welcome Russ Amato back after a short sabbatical to upstate New York. While he appreciated the quieter lifestyle, the winter of 2014-2015 was challenging experience even for a rugged outdoorsman like Russ, not to mention his family Russ has returned with a renewed commitment to providing top quality work while being mindful of the tight schedules facing our customers. Numerous examples of Russ’s fine work are available for viewing on our paint shop slide show.
Jordan, a Cape Cod Tech graduate, started with us as an apprentice technician after a year of post graduate work at Wyoming Institute of Technology, where he majored in light duty diesel engines. He brings a thorough, detail oriented approach to his work and been able to use his technical training to his advantage, particularly as it pertains to engine and transmission diagnostics. This past winter, we challenged his fundamentals, as he was charged with rebuilding the top end of the big cam Cummins engine powering our 1978 Autocar tractor. That job turned out so well, that we next tasked him with overhauling the International DT-466 in our ramp truck. While he definitely has an affinity for diesel engines and their performance, as evidenced by his project vehicle a Dodge Ram with a
Cummins 5.9, he has also developed into a skilled front end repair technician. As such, he is often called upon to utilize our Hunter 611 alignment machine, which is capable of performing alignments on most vehicles from SUV’s up to tandem trucks and class A
RV’s. Jordan resides in Harwich
Dan Wyzik brings a great deal of knowledge and experience in heavy truck and equipment repair to Cape Cod Truck. Prior to coming here, he was the fleet mechanic for one of the largest building material and rental equipment fleets on the Cape. From in-chassis overhauls to troubleshooting hydraulic issues on truck booms and forklifts, Dan does it all. Dan thrives on new challenges, and he has always taken advantage of any available training opportunities to broaden his skill set and keep up with new technologies in the field. Dan, his wife Susan and son Dan Jr. live in Mashpee with their two rescue dogs Spirit and Haley.