Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Efficient and reliable Heavy Machine Operator possessing OSHA certification and 15+ years background in fast-paced construction and hazardous environments. Knowledgeable in a wide range of equipment, including but not limited to, excavators, backhoes, front end loaders, and dozers. Demonstrating expertise in excavator and dozer equipment. Dedicated work ethic, Responsible team player with strong patience, attention to detail and systematic approach to completing accurate work. Excellent materials management abilities and understanding of safety zones.

  • Front end loader operations
  • Interpreting maps and instructions
  • Safe equipment operation
  • New construction and renovation
  • Safety and compliance
  • Construction background
  • Blueprints and schematics
  • Safety program understanding
  • Heavy equipment operation
Work History
Heavy Machine Operator, 06/2005 to Current
Micheli Contracting CorporationCity, STATE,
  • Inspected truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, and water
  • Loaded all heavy equipment onto flatbed trucks or into trailers
  • Uncovered pipes and dug trenches for new water main installations
  • Inspected product for agreement with documentation and any damage or defects
  • Informed supervisor of maintenance concerns, process problems and product issues
  • Used pallet jacks, hand trucks and cranes to move merchandise
  • Read and interpreted blueprints, shop drawings, schematics and orders
  • Completed pre- and post-trip inspections of vehicle and equipment
  • Collaborated with various departments to manage workflows for all rig projects
  • Evaluated site conditions and worked with contractors to set up truck properly
  • Implemented strict safety measures on job sites, reducing accidents 100% within 14 years
  • Used high-pressure water and vacuum system to remove dirt and debris from specific locations
  • Worked quickly and safely to hook chains to logs
  • Trained 4 employees in efficient and safe operation of dozer
  • Operated forklift, haul trucks, loader and other equipment on daily basis
  • Picked appropriate locations, rigged up systems and monitored safety of operations
  • Used heavy duty chainsaws to complete close-quarters work
  • Drove dozer in successive passes over construction surfaces to raise or lower terrain
  • Performed preventative maintenance such as reading and cleaning pressure gauges to obtain proper gas or tar flow
  • Performed daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment
  • Inspected, cleaned and performed operator level maintenance on equipment in accordance with standards
  • Removed debris such as brush and stumps to clear work areas
  • Operated excavator, loader, dozer, scrapper, roller and haul truck equipment safely and efficiently on team of 10 employees
  • Performed daily safety checks to ensure equipment was in safe operating condition
  • Checked to make sure that all trenches were excavated to correct depth
  • Loaded and unloaded equipment from vehicles and trailers
  • Operated dozer and heavy equipment on slopes, hillsides and roadsides
  • Drove construction equipment to excavate and grade land on road beds
  • Inspected work areas to organize supplies, remove debris and eliminate safety hazards
Heavy Machine Operator/Carpenter, 08/2004 to 05/2005
Self EmployedCity, STATE,
  • Proactively managed projects to obtain 100% customer satisfaction for all custom work
  • Repaired roofs and flooring and remodeled bathrooms and kitchens to complete
  • Kept job sites free of hazards by maintaining good organizational skills at all stages
  • Completed independent or team installations of building structures, including trim, flooring and cabinetry
  • Offered valuable suggestions to clients' remodel needs
  • Completed precise joining and high-quality finish work by properly anchoring and bracing structures
  • Organized project work by reading blueprints and assessing job specifications to determine optimal plans
  • Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained safe and clean work area
  • Placed building paper over subflooring to protect final flooring material from water damage
  • Facilitated harmonious working relationships with crew members to prevent problems and conflicts
  • Monitored tool and equipment condition and arranged repairs as needed
  • Planned and executed work with proper tools and materials to maximize efficiency
  • Effectively used all fasteners such as nails, screws, pneumatic nailing systems, concrete anchors, powder-actuated fasteners and framing connectors
  • Read and interpreted blueprints and construction documents to determine project directives
  • Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings
  • Installed paneling on walls to deaden sound, complete decorations or absorb shock based on individual customer requirements
  • Installed interior finish items, including wall protection, doors and hardware, toilet accessories, cubicle curtain tracks and TV brackets
  • Specialized in foundations, framing and finish carpentry
  • Aligned and squared frames and forms for installation
  • Cut and installed insulation for residential and commercial buildings
  • Safely operated electric cordless and hammer drills and cutting torches
  • Properly poured, set and cured concrete
Heavy Machine Operator, 02/2004 to 07/2004
Carver CompaniesCity, STATE,
  • Maximized productivity by keeping detailed production records and identifying hold-ups
  • Operated heavy equipment safely and efficiently on team of 7 employees
  • Assessed equipment after each production run, performing preventive maintenance to keep machines running smoothly
  • Read and interpreted blueprints and schematics for work to be performed
  • Determined and marked locations of underground pipes and wires to plan optimal digging locations
  • Operated excavator, bulldozer and loader on regular basis with advanced skill
  • Maximized equipment and personnel protection by identifying and avoiding hazards such as utility lines
  • Completed diligent equipment inspections, repairs and maintenance actions to prolong life of each piece of machinery
  • Maintained fueled and fully operational equipment to jump on any project requirement and keep teams on tight schedules
  • Trained in diverse pieces of equipment and useful attachments to handle any team need
  • Moved materials around construction sites to work locations
  • Operated all heavy equipment safely and efficiently
  • Adhered to all heavy equipment safety and operation protocols, resulting in minimal complaints or incidents
  • Observed all safety protocols and procedures to avoid injuries and accidents during each shift
  • Graded and shaped land for building and finishing purposes
  • Performed thorough pre-shift and post-shift inspections and accurately completed all equipment logs and reports
  • Placed tools and job site machinery in locked areas and secured location at end of each shift
  • Assisted construction personnel with specific job tasks
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1999
Hoosic Valley Central School - Schaghticoke, NY,
: Electrician, Expected in
Tri City JATC - Latham, NY,

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