highway maintenance worker resume example with 12+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
  • Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Road construction supervision
  • safety of personal and the public and equipment
  • line out job task and complete them in safe and timely fashion
  • work close with co workers to work trough and complete task
  • solve conflict before it goes to far
  • dependability and reliability
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Safe equipment handling
  • Ditch grading
  • Pavement markings
  • Road repairs
  • Maintenance and Repair
  • Self-Motivated
  • Teambuilding
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Attention to Detail
  • Flexible and Adaptable
  • Dependable and Responsible
Professional Summary

Crew Forman:

* I was in charge of reading job plans and understanding them

*Worked close with supervisor to over see and make sure task were getting done as planed and in a safe and timely fashion

*Make sure that safety was priority for the employees under me and the safety of the public and meeting with local bushiness owners to let them know what the plan was for the project.

*I was responsible for maintenance and repairs to four straight trucks, two loaders ,two graders, three pickups ,two Excavators

* I was in charge of making sure supplies and safety equipment was getting checked and replaced properly as needed and ordering parts for equipment and supplies for the job task as needed.

*planed workday for ten plus people daily

* I am pipe fussing certified

*i have a class A cdl

* I am osha 10 certified

* I am first responder certified and cpr certified

* I have A.S.E certifications for mechanics

* Four plus years of road grader experience

*Five plus years of loader experience

* Seven plus years forman experience

* Seven plus years of skid loader experience

*Seven plus years of construction back ground

* I have three years snow removal experience

* I have experience five plus years around tractors and mowing equipment

* I have seven plus years of flagging/traffic control experience Self-motivated Highway Maintenance Worker with experience in road cleaning and repairs. Well-rounded individual with great eye for safety procedures and communication skills. Proven history of best-in-class work ethic and adaptability. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

Work History
09/2021 to Current Highway Maintenance Worker Scott County | Shakopee, MN,
  • Patched broken pavement for safe travel by dumping, spreading and tamping asphalt.
  • Promoted commitment to high standards of efficiency and safety, which improved analysis and troubleshooting of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Used flags to warn motorists about hazards, obstacles and workers ahead.
  • Operated all heavy equipment properly according to employer safety specifications.
  • Cleaned and graded ditches, drainage structures, highway shoulders and slopes.
  • Safely controlled traffic in high-volume areas during roadwork projects and repairs.
  • Removed debris and snow and kept roadways.
  • Removed snow, ice and debris from roadways after storms to clear major transportation routes.
  • Repaired signs and fences quickly to avoid accidents and mishaps.
  • Completed attractive roadside landscaping through timely mowing, weed removal and new plantings to beautify local roadways.
  • Eliminated unwanted vegetation and rodents along roadways with use of poisons.
  • Served customers and followed outlined steps of service.
  • Offered friendly and efficient service to customers, handled challenging situations with ease.
  • Resolved conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties.
  • Exceeded goals through effective task prioritization and great work ethic.
  • Participated in continuous improvement by generating suggestions, engaging in problem-solving activities to support teamwork.
01/2018 to 09/2021 Mechanic James Martin Associates | Mundelein, IL,
  • Analyzed and located malfunctions in brakes, motors, switches and control systems.
  • Replaced damaged, missing or defective parts with new and refurbished components.
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures to find and identify root causes of mechanical issues.
  • Ordered repair parts quickly to prevent delays in projects and repair work.
  • Serviced vehicles according to OEM recommended maintenance schedules for oil changes, engine tune-ups and fluid changes.
  • Consulted manuals, technical documentation and repair tree charts for further information prior to conducting fixes.
  • Diagnosed electrical malfunctions using oscilloscope.
  • Kept equipment in good working order by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns and maintaining supplies.
  • Performed basic electric repairs such as resetting circuit breakers and fitting lighting fixtures.
  • Inspected and tested vehicles and completed preventive maintenance such as engine tune-ups, oil changes, tire rotations, wheel balancing and filter replacement.
  • Examined new and replacement parts to uncover defects.
  • Demonstrated process of preventive maintenance and visual inspections to junior mechanics.
  • Corrected unsafe conditions in work areas and immediately reported correctable conditions to supervisor.
  • Inspected vehicles and evaluated condition of systems, equipment, lights and accessories.
  • Utilized diagnostic equipment to evaluate mechanical problems in vehicles.
  • Tested newly installed equipment to determine proper functionality and compliance with regulations.
  • Maintained accurate records of time and materials required to perform repairs and service.
  • Disassembled defective parts to make proper repairs.
  • Inspected and tested equipment to locate worn and damaged parts.
04/2012 to 01/2018 High Way Construction/Underground Utility Technician Paul Reed Construction | City, STATE,
  • Answered public questions, concerns and complaints and documented resolution of problems.
  • Collect locates for under ground utility's before digging
  • Line out the crew on job tasks that were needed done from day to day basses
  • safety meetings so that everyone was always on the same page for the tasks that were going to be performed
  • Go over plans if anyone had any questions
  • Answer concerns and questions that employees had or the general public
  • Answer any questions and concerns that supervisors above me had
  • Perform training and hands on learning for new employees
  • Monitored system operations to improve effectiveness, efficiency and regulatory compliance.
  • Used hands or valve operating machines to open and close main valves to perform water main extensions or repairs.
  • Monitored raw water supply to detect chemical and biological contaminants.
  • Installed and configured new devices and system components.
  • Read blueprints and schematics to correctly place equipment.
05/2009 to 04/2012 Oil Field Construction Courtsey Construction | City, STATE,

  • Lifted and moved coils and materials with manual or mechanical means.
  • Applied solutions and paints to finish wire electrical components.
  • Employed winding fixtures and arbors, hoists and other lifting devices to position and move materials
  • Reviewed work orders and specifications to determine materials needed and types of parts to be processed.
  • Used pliers and wire scrapers to cut, strip and bend wire leads.
  • Completed tasks according to production specifications and within established tolerances.
  • Proved successful working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Offered friendly and efficient service to customers, handled challenging situations with ease.
  • Resolved conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties.
  • Completed paperwork, recognizing discrepancies and promptly addressing for resolution.
  • Participated in team-building activities to enhance working relationships.
  • Handled calls address customer inquiries and concerns.
Expected in 05/2010 to to Master of Criminal Justice | Chadron State College, Chadron, NE GPA:
Expected in 05/2005 to to High School Diploma | Potter-Dix Jr/Sr High School, Potter, NE GPA:

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School Attended

  • Chadron State College
  • Potter-Dix Jr/Sr High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Highway Maintenance Worker
  • Mechanic
  • High Way Construction/Underground Utility Technician
  • Oil Field Construction


  • Master of Criminal Justice
  • High School Diploma

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