I am a hardworking man, who tries to do the best job possible. As well as a well rounder worker, with lots of safety training. Eager to learn new skills on a daily basis. I believe in earning a days pay as well being a team player. I look for ways to make the job more efficient and effective. I am a family man that has Bill's to pay. Long term employment is my goal. I believe work can be accomplished safely and efficiently. Honesty and integrity are a big part of being successful are a big part of everyday job performance
Operating walker mowers, pruning trees, laying stone, maintain lawns, planting trees or shrubs, operating skid steer, operation truck and trailer. Operating over head cranes, making quality loads. Rigging with chains. Mig welding, operating grinders, torches, plasma cutter. Caring for disabled people. Everything that goes with being a caregiver. I have some carpentry experience as well.
05/2001 to 10/2006
Landscaping LaborerFarley n sons － Rockport, Maine
Prepared soil and gardens to plant with mulch and sod.
Pruned trees and bushes to improve visibility and shapes.
Planned and cultivated designer lawns and gardens to enhance backyard lawns.
Determined causes of lawn and garden issues and recommended effective solutions.
Trimmed shrubbery and trees to help plants produce more flowers and fruit to benefit wildlife.
Planted bulbs, bushes, trees and flowers to enhance environment.
Installed irrigation systems, rock gardens and ponds to simplify watering needs.
Operated landscaping equipment to maintain grounds and remove trees.
05/2006 to 06/2006
Yard HelperCives Steel Company － Augusta, ME
Used pendant-operated, overhead and gantry cranes in compliance with safety standards and company guidelines.
Loaded trailers and flatbed trailers with [Items], [Items] and [Items].
Updated computer tracking system with all material movements.
Loaded or unloaded deliveries and shipments, taking care to avoid damage and safety risks.
Inspected crane mechanisms and lifting accessories to maintain functionality and identify malfunctions.
Calculated load weights and verified lifting capacities to prevent overload.
Observed and followed signals of those from individuals directing moving and positioning of loads.
Guided team members in arranging blocking or outrigging under cranes.
Inspected and maintained inventory of all slings, chains, ropes, and shackles.
Reduced hazards and risks by conducting daily inspections on piling cranes and drill rigs.
Maintained cranes by inspecting for defects or wear, lubricated ropes and winches,and replaced worn out cables.
Built and packaged products to comply with multiple work orders and deadlines.
Backed up [Type] and [Type] team members during heavy work periods to maximize team coverage.
Moved items between machines, conveyors and transport equipment based on current production needs.
Monitored processes to avoid overloading and keep machinery functioning properly.
Attended all company-offered training sessions to improve skills and learn operation of new machines.
06/2008 to 01/2018
Welder 1Fisher Engineering Inc. － Rockland , ME
Adjusted gas flow and pressure to create and maintain desired flames.
Prevented distortion of parts by monitoring fitting, burning and welding processes.
Combined welding techniques, knowledge of metallurgy and engineering requirements to produce quality work.
Inspected chains, hammers and other tools for damage or wear to prevent injuries and accidents.
Set up and operated stress relief oven adhering to welding procedure parameters.
Conducted precision cutting with power saws, hand shears and chipping knives.
Installed fabricated metal components in processing plant by [Task] and [Task].
Set up and operated welding equipment to complete all welding projects on-time.
Laid out, fitted and fabricated metal components.
Adjusted weld machines to correct settings prior to weld applications for precision and waste reduction.
Prepared broken parts for welding by properly grooving and scarfing surfaces.
Obtained desired configurations by clamping and tack-welding components.
Positioned and clamped workpieces together and properly assembled in jigs and fixtures.
Scraped off excess spatter and other materials using portable grinders and arc-cutting equipment.
Followed all safety guidelines, including proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout procedures.
02/2018 to 09/2020
CaregiverAlpha One － Bangor , ME
Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
Transported clients to locations such as medical appointments and group meetings to maintain social connections and meet medical needs.
Engaged with patients and families, providing emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living skills and adaptation to disability or illness.
Fostered independence in disabled individuals while closely monitoring safety at all times.
Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
Performed light housekeeping duties such as, making beds, sweeping floors and sanitizing surfaces.
Oversaw and planned resident schedules by coordinating doctor appointments, exercise routines, recreational activities and family visits.
Assisted patients with daily personal hygiene such as bathing, dressing and grooming.
Engaged client in physical and mental activities to sustain quality of life.
Administered necessary medications as directed by care plan.
Education and Training
High School DiplomaSearsport District High School － Searsport, ME
General StudiedEastern Maine Community College － Bangor, ME