Safety-focused Railroad Conductor with almost 4 years experience. Prior background in construction and farming.
Construction machinery operation
Excellent driving record
Strong communication skills
Dependable independent worker
08/2013 to Current
Certified ConductorTazewell & Peoria Railroad － Creve Coeur, IL
Supervisor- Louis Barnard (309-349-4948) Troy Hines (309-694-8200)
Conduct the safe movement of train operations Knowledge of GCOR and FRA rules
Perform all duties in a safe and timely manner
Ability to make quick decisions and adapt to changing situations
Working outside in all weather conditions and on call 24/7
Active member on safety committee.
02/2008 to 08/2013
Crew LeaderH & D Quality Builders/ Cool Roofs － Roanoke, IL
Supervisor- Eric Perry (815-252-8878)Managed a crew of 2-5 crew members Trained new hires and existing employees Installed several types of roofing materials Mainly installed all types of steel roofing, including extensive experience installing Decra Operated many types of hand and power tools Used several types of skid steers and other dirt moving equipment Involved in new-home construction, pole barns, and remodels
09/2007 to 10/2015
Farm handKoch Farms － Varna, IL
Owner - Rodney Koch (309-370-0734)
Performed various field work during spring and fall tillage
Thorough knowledge of operating John Deere, Case IH, Oliver and other various agriculture brands
Maintaining the farm, not limited to the shop and all buildings, mowing, and cleaning equipment
Managed 1-2 people
Performed routine maintenance on equipment
Worked mostly unsupervised.
09/2007 to 02/2008
Detailer/DriverEnterprise Rent-A-Car － Peoria, IL
Extensively cleaned inside and outside of rentals in a very short period of time
Worked in a very fast paced environment with great customer satisfaction
Developed great customer service skills.
Criminal JusticeIllinois Central College － East Peoria, ILCriminal Justice