diesel mechanic resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Resourceful Diesel Mechanic versed in automobile, truck, and van engineer repair. Ability to complete routine repairs, preventative maintenance, and specialized rebuilds. Proficient in checklists and working with customers to evaluate vehicle needs.

  • Vehicle system analysis
  • Solid independent worker
  • Fluid changes
  • Inspection checklists
  • Brakes and tires
  • Transmission service
  • Engine repairs
  • Parts ordering
  • Analytical
  • Communication
  • Active listening
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Reliable and trustworthy
07/2020 to 11/2020 Diesel Mechanic American Fence Company | Johnston, IA,
  • Removed and disassembled defective diesel engines in automobiles, trucks, buses and construction vehicles to complete repairs.
  • Completed preventive maintenance on engines, transmissions, tires and other vehicle systems.
  • Reviewed repairs with customers and advocated for vehicle safety.
  • Put in new vehicle systems and components.
  • Performed checklist of fluid levels, air filter, tire pressure and more as part of service orders.
  • Diagnosed problems with brakes, steering and transmissions using visual inspections, computer programs and specialized equipment.
  • Operated specialty equipment, standard tools, and gauges to complete assessments and repairs.
  • Evaluated all vehicle systems to assess function and uncover defects.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Improved profit margins by streamlining operations and workflow.
  • Achieved cost-savings by developing functional solutions to [type] problems.
03/2014 to 06/2014 Manager University Of Maryland | Berwyn Heights, MD,
  • Conducted inventory counts by assessing current state of inventory integrity against target accuracy levels and tracking variances.
  • Facilitated exceptional sales and performance results by focusing on continuous improvement approaches and capitalizing on emerging market opportunities.
  • Greeted and encouraged feedback from customers to implement in-store operational changes.
  • Optimized productivity, streamlined program efficiency, and boosted profitability.
  • Remained calm and professional in stressful circumstances and when dealing with unhappy customers, effectively diffusing situations.
  • Completed thorough opening, closing and shift change functions to maintain operational standards each day.
  • Cross-trained in every store role to maximize operational knowledge.
  • Collaborated with staff to maximize customer satisfaction, streamline procedures and improve bottom-line profitability.
  • Monitored supplier operations to verify quality, delivery schedule and conformance to contract specifications.
  • Evaluated operational trends and made proactive strategy adjustments to maintain alignment between performance and objectives.
05/2012 to 01/2013 Pressman Sonoco | Atlanta, GA,
  • Met demanding, continuous deadlines by efficiently coordinating as many as [Number] jobs per week.
  • Set up, ran and troubleshot issues with [Type]-format [Type] presses.
  • Paced press loads and operated feeders correctly to avoid delays.
  • Created sample copies for approval by [Job title]s and corrected any identified problems.
  • Maintained printing presses through regular inspection and routine upkeep such as replacing worn parts.
  • Managed paper, ink and printing supplies, placing orders to replenish inventory with [Number] vendors.
  • Maintained adequate productivity by setting and enforcing deadlines.
  • Jogged and stacked paper by delivering blank or partially printed stock to equipment.
  • Checked work areas to verify that printed sheets, mutts and blanks from each load were accounted for.
  • Properly handled hazardous waste materials to uphold safety regulations.
  • Accurately set-up fold, adjusting roll mechanisms, tension and guide devices.
  • Supplied clean-up rags by press, skids, trays and straps.
  • Measured paper thickness and adjusted space between blanket and impression cylinders.
  • Examined printed copy for correct ink density, position on paper and registration.
  • Collaborated with technicians to diagnose equipment breakdowns and address quality issues.
  • Met all production schedules and throughput yield targets.
  • Lubricated and maintained printing machines.
  • Prepared machines for printing and operated one-and two-color printing presses, platemakers, hydraulic paper cutters and digital printers and copiers.
  • Set appropriate speeds, flows, colors, temperatures and positions for printing.
  • Removed printed products from printing machines manually or via hand trucks or power lifts and transitioned material to drying and finishing or storage areas.
  • Examined and produced specific job orders.
  • Conducted ink operations, including verifying ink specifications, inking presses, changing ink and adjusting ink flow.
  • Maintained machines in good working order by cleaning, lubricating and adjusting.
01/2008 to 01/2009 Assembly Line Worker Lacosta | Middleton, TN,
  • Positioned and aligned components to complete accurate assembly work.
  • Set and verified parts clearances to prevent jams or wasted materials.
  • Checked parts against stock lists, blueprints and material specifications to verify compliance with standards.
  • Used established assembly instructions to complete jobs efficiently.
  • Smoothed surfaces to enhance alignment of parts and finishes.
  • Boxed, labeled and moved items to keep production lines moving swiftly.
  • Removed physical refuse and debris, organizing tools to maintain safe, effective work environment.
  • Maintained work area safety and appearance, focusing on safety, organization and cleanliness.
Education and Training
Expected in 01/2008 to to Engines Diagnostics And Diesel Mechanics Certifications | Engine Diagnostic And Diesel Mechanics UTI, The Woodlands, TX GPA:
Expected in 05/2007 to to GED | Conroe ISD, Conroe, TX GPA:

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School Attended

  • UTI
  • Conroe ISD

Job Titles Held:

  • Diesel Mechanic
  • Manager
  • Pressman
  • Assembly Line Worker


  • Engines Diagnostics And Diesel Mechanics Certifications
  • GED

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