Hard working and dedicated Dock Builder offering extensive experience with heavy equipment operation. Willing and able to learn new skills. Proficient in multitasking and maintaining a safe and efficient work area.
Exceptional attention to detail
Strong interpersonal skills
Timely project completion
Welding: MIG, TIG, Arc
Safe and efficient operation of heavy equipment/vehicles
Proficiency with mechanical and electric tools
Promoted two pay grades within two years
Appointed by supervisors for special tasks and large scale projects.
Dock Builder / Heavy Marine Construction, 03/2015 to CurrentReicon Group, LLC － Staten Island, NY
Demolish and rebuild piers, wharves, bulkheads, jetties, breakwaters and other marine structures
Safely operate heavy machinery such as cranes, hi-los, backhoes, trackhoes, payloaders, frontloaders
Safe and efficient use of power tools such as chainsaw, pneumatic drill, and impact gun
Performed daily maintenance/repair of heavy machinery, cranes, compressors, chainsaws etc.
Tree Trimmer/ Groundsman, 10/2014 to 02/2015Lewis Tree Service － West Henrietta, NY
Assisted with removal and chipping of diseased and dying trees
Removed broken limbs from wires, using hooked extension poles
Operated shredding and chipping equipment, feeding limbs and brush into machines
Climbed trees, using climbing hooks, belts, and climb ladders to gain access to work areas
Cleaned, sharpened, and lubricated tools and equipment
Cleared sites, streets, and grounds of woody/herbaceous materials, such as fallen trees, stumps and limbs. Loaded debris onto trucks and hauled away for disposal.
Motorcycle Mechanic / Bodyman / Painter, 07/2006 to 09/2008Mayhem Custom Cycles － Staten Island, NY
Responsible for Mayhem's daily operations
Construction of custom motorcycles from the ground up
Performed alterations of stock motorcycles to custom builds
Reviewed and performed service orders daily
Deposited cash daily
Proficient in body work and custom paint, metal fabrication, mig and tig welding
Built custom electrical harnesses from scratch, which included wiring for signals, starter controls, horn, lights, etc.
Manager / Head Mechanic, 11/1999 to 07/2006Montvale Auto Spa/Getty － Montvale, NJ
Managed staff of ten employees
Trained new employees as per company guidelines
Monitored daily banking transactions
Prepared purchase orders and expense reports
Examined vehicles to determine the extent of damage or malfunctions
Rebuilt/repaired automotive and deisel engines
Performed preventative maintenance on all types of vehicles
Performed maintenance for Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Mercedes Benz of North America
Replaced/repaired hydraulic lines and pumps
Maintenance/repair of car wash equipment, gas pumps
Contributed to repeat and referral business by using strong customer service and problem solving skills
Freelance Tattoo Artist, 03/1996 to CurrentStaten Island, NY
Specializing in custom and freehand work for over twenty years
Design and repair of solid tattoo machinery, including soldering of electrical coils and capacitators; tuning of machines
Well-rounded in many artistic styles including Biomechanical, Japanese, Realism, Portraits etc.
Education and Training
Liberal Arts,1997Kingsborough Community College － Brooklyn, NY
Fine Arts,1994Nassau Community College － Garden City, NY
High School Diploma:1991Beach Channel High School － Rockaway Park, NY, USA