Elevator Mechanic resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Seasoned Elevator Technician with extensive history of hands-on successes providing repair, upkeep and upgrade of systems. Skilled in replacement of elevators, escalators, chairlifts, moving walkways and similar equipment in wide range of buildings.

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

  • Elevator equipment installation
  • Equipment diagnostics
  • Codes implementation
  • Equipment fine-tuning
  • Quality assurance
  • Written Communication
  • PPE Compliance
  • Teambuilding
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Critical Thinking
  • Dependable and Responsible
  • Active Listening
  • Maintenance and Repair
  • Flexible and Adaptable
  • Attention to Detail
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Welding
  • Blueprints and Schematics
  • Wire feed machines
  • Structural welding
  • Fabrication
  • Tool repair and maintenance
  • Steel Fabrication
  • Shaping and cutting
  • Self-Motivated
  • Project Management
Work History
Elevator Mechanic, 10/2015 to 11/2021
Verizon CommunicationsRocklin, CA,
  • Worked with prefabricated sections of frameworks, rails and other components to create specified dimensions.
  • Assembled elevator cars by installing platform, walls and doors.
  • Dismantled elevator or escalator units to remove and replace defective parts.
  • Deployed test equipment to diagnose problems and adjust safety controls, counterweights and door mechanisms.
  • Serviced installed elevator or escalator to maintain proper functioning and prevent mechanical or electrical issues.
  • Tested newly installed equipment to meet safety regulations.
  • Repaired or replaced faulty components to return elevator or escalator to fully operational status.
  • Completed thorough tests of installed systems to verify safety systems and correct operation.
  • Assembled elevator cars, platforms, and lift motors.
  • Conducted preventive maintenance and inspections to comply with building codes.
  • Read and interpreted blueprints to determine layout of system components and select equipment for installation or repair.
  • Installed elevators, escalators and moving sidewalks at different locations across LA including SOFI Stadium, LAX, UCLA, Lakers Training Facility, and many more.
  • Minimized lateral motion of cars traveling through shafts to maximize safety and passenger comfort.
  • Wired control panels and electric motors to fire up Elevators and Escalators.
  • Used coordination and planning skills to achieve results according to schedule.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, and holiday shifts.
Ironworker, 08/2014 to 09/2015
Ukpeagvik Inupiat CorporationWashington, DC,
  • Skilled in use of specialized metalworking and concrete manipulation tools to perform assigned tasks.
  • Determined size, shape, placement and material of supports based on blueprints and structural standards.
  • Reviewed work plans and blueprints to ascertain all requirements for project.
  • Hoisted metal components into place, safely operating cranes during process.
  • Prioritized safety across job site with specific attention to load suspension, welding and cutting.
  • Examined architectural drawings and building blueprints to determine reinforcement requirements.
  • Complied with OSHA and company safety guidelines for height safety, lock out tag out, confined space and hazardous material handling.
  • Used appropriate safety measures and encouraged other team members to do same in effort to avoid job site injuries.
  • Coordinated with crane or signaled equipment operators to lift and position structural steel members and hoist beams, girders and columns to correct positions.
  • Fabricated steel frames, columns, beams and girders according to blueprints or instructions from site managers.
  • Followed safety guidelines to fasten structural steel members and hoisted cables, chains and rope.
  • Followed blueprints and instructions from supervisors to erect columns, beams and girders.
  • Adjusted plumb bobs, laser equipment, transits and levels to align structural steel members vertically and horizontally.
  • Unloaded and positioned prefabricated steel and heavy equipment using hoisting equipment, such as cables, pulleys or hooks.
  • Aligned structural steel members to rivet, bolt and weld permanently into place.

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  • Welded, cut and bent steel as necessary with torches, metal shears and welding equipment.
Welder, 03/2014 to 08/2014
Cleaver BrooksCorpus Christi, TX,
  • Set up and operated shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.
  • Welded in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
  • Repaired manufactured products by dismantling, straitening, reshaping and reassembling parts.
  • Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Observed hydrostatic and dimension tolerance tests to evaluate weld quality and conformance to specifications.
  • Operated hoists, cranes and power tools to dismantle equipment to find and remove defective parts.
  • Removed and repaired unacceptable welds with air arc and grinder to meet quality guidelines.
  • Salvaged and rebuilt parts to achieve cost savings and reduce waste.
  • Used MIG gun arc to melt and deposit metal from electrode to workpieces.
  • Maintained correct arc length and movement speed to form specified fusion depth and bead.
  • Assembled structural forms such as boiler parts and pressure vessels.
  • Completed welding projects using gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc, flux-cored arc, plasma arc and shielded metal arc equipment.
  • Fabricated shop parts directly from blueprints.
  • Prepared welding equipment to perform advanced welding work.
  • Chipped off excess weld, slag and spatter using hand tools.
  • Minimized warping using good fitting, burning and welding techniques.
Front End Assistant, 05/2011 to 05/2014
Costco WholesaleCity, STATE,
  • Answered questions about store policies and addressed customer concerns.
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs.
  • Restocked and organized merchandise in front lanes.
  • Operated cash register for cash, check and credit card transactions with excellent accuracy levels.
  • Replenished sales floor merchandise and organized shelves, racks and bins for optimal appearance.
  • Completed inventory counts and ordered merchandise.
  • Greeted over 500 members per day.
  • Checked identification for proof-of-age for alcohol and tobacco sales.
  • Worked flexible schedule and extra shifts to meet business needs.
  • Worked closely with shift manager to solve problems and handle customer concerns.
  • Mentored new team members on POS system operation, customer service strategies and sales goals.
  • Collected and authorized payments of guests.
  • Maintained secure cash drawers, promptly resolving discrepancies in daily totals.
  • Reconciled cash drawer at start and end of each shift, accounting for errors and resolving discrepancies.
  • Promoted customer loyalty and consistent sales by delivering friendly service and knowledgeable assistance.
  • Performed cash, card and check transactions to complete customer purchases.
  • Set up new sales displays each week.
  • Operated cash register to record transactions accurately and efficiently.
  • Conducted inventory counts by adding each item in stock and documenting in computer system.
  • Maintained current knowledge of store promotions and highlighted sales to customers.
  • Learned duties for various positions and provided backup at key times.
  • Used POS system to enter orders, process payments and issue receipts.
  • Lifted up to 150 pounds at once and used forklift to move heavier loads.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2011
La Habra High School - La Habra, CA
Additional Information

Have extensive welding experience in ARC and MIG in which I was certified for about 4 years until letting them laps. Welded TIG in a stainless steel shop but never attempted to get certified. Also have experience win welding FLUX-CORE 211/232.

I’ve also acquired 6 years of Electrical safety training and have piped and wired upwards of 60 Elevators and 15 Escalators.

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School Attended

  • La Habra High School

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  • Elevator Mechanic
  • Ironworker
  • Welder
  • Front End Assistant


  • High School Diploma

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