lead fleet mechanic resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Experienced Lead Fleet Mechanic adept at performing work on all types of equipment. Competent in conducting inspections, diagnosing problems, and locating or fabricating replacement parts. Well-organized and resourceful with good leadership and problem-solving skills. Hardworking technical professional with advanced knowledge of fleet vehicle operations and requirements. Proficient in repairing problems and performing standard maintenance. Skilled at keeping vehicles safe and reliable.

  • Malfunction Diagnostics
  • Visual Inspection
  • Truck and Vehicle Test Drives
  • Engine Rebuilds
  • Routine Maintenance
  • Clearance Checks
  • Pumps and Compressors
  • Decision Making
  • Critical Thinking
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Battery Checks
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Brake System Maintenance
  • Defect Testing
  • Time Management
  • Customer Service
  • Coordinating Work Orders
  • Hydraulics Experience
  • Troubleshooting Skills
  • Managing Service Requests
06/2003 to Current Lead Fleet Mechanic First Student | West Plains, MO,
  • Coordinated preventive maintenance schedules for hundred + units.
  • Completed in-depth inspections of vehicle brakes, steering and other systems to check for safety and performance issues.
  • Conferred with customers to obtain descriptions of vehicle problems and discuss repair requirements.
  • Delegated assignments to team members and evaluated work for compliance with quality standards.
  • Updated logs and vehicle records to maintain compliance.
  • Maintained equipment in good working order.
  • Repaired and serviced air conditioning, heating and electrical systems.
  • Used manual and computer- assessed diagnostic devices to test equipment and determine repair needs.
  • Completed simple and advanced repairs according to specifications for brakes, exhaust and electrical systems.
  • Raised trucks, buses and heavy parts or equipment with hydraulic jacks or hoists.
  • Maintained vehicles by changing oil, checking batteries and lubricating components.
  • Utilized electronic testing equipment to troubleshoot fuel, ignition and emissions control systems.
  • Disassembled and overhauled internal combustion engines, pumps and generators.
  • Performed maintenance inspections, tune-ups, oil changes and other key services.
06/1997 to 04/2020 Mechanic State Of Georgia | Chatsworth, GA,
  • Diagnosed and repaired vehicles during road call situations.
  • Evaluated vehicle schematics to assess required parts and order accordingly.
  • Interpreted drawings and schematics to pinpoint sources of mechanical issues.
  • Reviewed brakes and assessed whether pads needed replacement, discs should be turned or other service requirements.
  • Adjusted and repaired systems to meet manufacturers' performance specifications.
  • Improved function of engines by replacing spark plugs, fuel filters and defective sensors.
  • Completed required paperwork and delivered to customer.
  • Repaired, replaced and adjusted brakes.
  • Used diagnostics and troubleshooting tools to identify failures and equipment issues.
  • Maintained garage safety protocols to meet regulatory and company expectations.
  • Completed simple and advanced repairs according to specifications for brakes, exhaust and electrical systems.
  • Performed maintenance inspections, tune-ups, oil changes and other key services.
  • Attended safety and training meetings to learn techniques to avoid injuries and mishaps.
  • Conducted test drives before and after repair services.
05/1991 to 05/1997 Mechanical Technician Keurig Dr Pepper | Cambridge, MN,
  • Diagnosed mechanical problems and determined solutions to correct concerns.
  • Fabricated mechanical components consistent with engineering specifications for efficiency.
  • Operated pressure pumps according to manufacturer specifications and safety rules.
  • Collaborated with team members, lending mechanical expertise to meet team goals.
  • Audited, maintained and repaired equipment to achieve operational efficiency.
  • Interpreted engineering sketches, specifications or drawings.
  • Assembled, integrated and repaired equipment or systems in accordance with appropriate standards and procedures.
  • Inspected and tested machinery, equipment and component parts to identify defects, diagnose malfunctions and facilitate repairs.
  • Installed, fit, cleaned and repaired valves, caps, hoses, pumps and gaskets.
  • Cleaned, repaired and installed tank gaskets and internal and external valves.
  • Validated mechanical systems, solved problems identified and assisted in equipment startups.
  • Assembled or disassembled complex mechanical systems.
  • Operated pressure pumps, air electrical equipment and mechanical equipment.
01/1989 to 05/1991 Quality Control Technician Daily Harvest | New York, NY,
  • Conducted tests on product samples and recorded results.
  • Identified quality problems and recommended solutions.
  • Performed visual inspections of finished products.
  • Monitored and upheld safe operating procedures and clean area mandates to meet regulatory requirements.
  • Participated in technical trainings and workshops to improve skills set and boost overall knowledge.
  • Completed routine inspections of components and products to fulfill quality assurance requirements.
  • Provided quality support to ensure that products met quality standards and customer requirements.
  • Performed visual and dimensional inspections on manufactured parts.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/1997 Course Completion Diploma | Automotive Mechanics Houston Community College, Houston, TX GPA:
Expected in 05/1993 Course Diploma | Automatic Transmissions & Drivetrains Houston Community College, Houston, TX GPA:
Expected in 05/1991 High School Diploma | Willis High School, Willis, TX GPA:

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School Attended

  • Houston Community College
  • Houston Community College
  • Willis High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Lead Fleet Mechanic
  • Mechanic
  • Mechanical Technician
  • Quality Control Technician


  • Course Completion Diploma
  • Course Diploma
  • High School Diploma

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