heavy equipment diesel mechanic class a cdl driver resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Hardworking Diesel Mechanic versed in troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair. Completes routine repairs, preventive maintenance and specialized rebuilds. Reliable employee seeking Forklift Mechanic position. Offering excellent communication and good judgment. Dedicated professional with history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

  • Computer Tracking
  • Parts Reconditioning
  • Visual Inspections
  • Machine Operations
  • Fuel Injection Systems
  • Brake System Maintenance
  • Oil Changes
  • Equipment and Machinery Lubrication
  • Testing Instrument Operation
  • Hydraulic Jacks and Hoists
  • System Rewiring
  • Truck and Vehicle Test Drives
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Diagnostic Procedures
  • Transmission Service
  • Wheel Bearings
  • Pumps and Compressors
  • Training Junior Team Members
  • Engine Rebuilds
  • Corrective Maintenance
  • New System Installations
  • Malfunction Diagnostics
  • Cummins Insite
  • Drill Presses
  • Safety Requirements
  • Service Records
  • Diesel Engine Repair
  • Engine Diagnostic Software
  • Hydraulic Components
  • Heavy Equipment Repair
  • Computer Controlled Devices
  • Company Safety Standards
  • Maintaining Clean Work Areas
  • Welding and Brazing
  • Administrative Support
  • Repair Work Orders
Work History
Heavy Equipment Diesel-mechanic-Class a Cdl Driver, 04/2019 - Current
American Electric Power Lebanon, VA,
  • Installed new systems and components in vehicles.
  • Completed checklist of fluid levels, air filter, tire pressure and more as part of service orders.
  • Disassembled and repaired diesel engines in fleet trucks, Forklifts and construction equipment.
  • Discussed repairs with Management and advocated for vehicle safety.
  • Used specialty equipment, standard tools, and gauges to complete assessments and repairs.
  • Ordered parts necessary for vehicle repairs and new installations.
  • Inspected vehicle systems to assess function and uncover defects.
  • Diagnosed mechanical problems for repair or replacement.
  • Conducted full operational compliance inspections before releasing vehicles for use.
  • Operated transport vehicles and auxiliary equipment to move materials safely to and from target areas.
  • Adjusted machinery and notified supervisors of malfunctions.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
Engineer, 07/2017 - 04/2019
Genesee & Wyoming Selma, AL,
  • Repaired steering or throttle controls using gauges, screwdrivers or wrenches.
  • Repaired and maintained hydraulic valves and equipment on Danfoss and Vickers Hydraulic systems on vessels.
  • Maintained energy and enthusiasm in fast-paced environment.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
  • Adjusted generators and replaced faulty wiring using hand tools and soldering irons.
  • Rebuilt and maintained marine engines and performed routine maintenance functions on main engines and generators as needed.
Equipment Mechanic, 05/2012 - 06/2017
State Of Alaska Department Of Corrections City, STATE,
  • Ordered, modified and fabricated parts to complete repairs.
  • Performed basic welding, brazing and soldering.
  • Removed worn or faulty components for replacement or repair.
  • Analyzed malfunctioning equipment and determined type of repairs required.
  • Performed routine and preventive maintenance on Loaders, Graders, Snowplow truck and other heavy equipment.
  • Replaced defective wiring systems, hydraulics and braking systems to return machines to service.
  • Read and understood technical drawings, schematics and manuals in order to make accurate updates.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • Conducted general maintenance procedures on schedule.
Class A Cdl Driver-Mechanic, 08/2005 - 03/2012
Self Employed City, STATE,
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays.
  • Maintained safe driving record by observing road rules, remaining cautious and alert in unfamiliar areas and keeping control of vehicle.
  • Inspected vehicle before and after every trip and conducted all repairs on truck and trailers
  • Conducted efficient cargo transfers to maintain route schedules.
  • Finalized daily logs on schedule to update internal records and uphold DOT requirements.
  • Completed regular inspections and maintenance actions, as well as basic equipment repairs, to keep equipment operating at peak levels.
  • Secured loads with proper strapping and bracing techniques to prevent damage to valuable assets across long-haul transports.
  • Transported hazardous materials and oversized shipments in tankers and on flatbeds without incident.
  • Dropped and hooked trailers and changed configuration of equipment.
  • Loaded and unloaded products at warehouses and customer locations using hand trucks, pallet jacks and forklifts.
  • Maximized load safety by balancing, securing and weighing products.
  • Maintained current Class A CDL with Hazardous Materials and Doubles and Triples endorsements.
  • Verified hazardous material product descriptions and determined any discrepancies in paperwork.
GED: , Expected in 07/1989
Neah-Kah-Nie High School - Rockaway Beach, OR
Status -
  • Relevant Coursework: Engine Mechanics

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School Attended

  • Neah-Kah-Nie High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Heavy Equipment Diesel-mechanic-Class a Cdl Driver
  • Engineer
  • Equipment Mechanic
  • Class A Cdl Driver-Mechanic


  • GED

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