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Jessica
Claire
resumesample@example.com
(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary
Automotive Technician / Mechanic *Fifteen years experience as a mechanic and shop manager *Highly skilled and dependable person with hands-on experience and excellent training to perform service, diagnostics, and repairs on domestic and imported automobiles and trucks. *Problem-solving skills and commitment to top-quality workmanship and excellent customer service. Four years experience as a forklift driver, loading and unloading trucks; Delivery truck driver; two years experienced welder; wise utilization of time skills and practicing teamwork concepts.
Highlights
  • Superior customer service
  • Diagnosis and repair
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Suspension and alignment
  • Engine replacement specialist
  • Brake systems expertise
  • Brake repair and replacement
  • Skid loaders
Education
ATI Technical School Dallas, Texas Expected in 2006 Associate of Applied Science (AAS) : Automotive Technology, Mechanical - GPA : Automotive Technology, Mechanical
, Expected in 1984 Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) - A1, A4, A5, A6, A7 (High Honors) * Automotive Mechanic Technician : - GPA :
Temple Jr. College , Expected in 1980 Bachelor : Social Services - GPA : Social Services
University of Texas Arlington, Texas Expected in : - GPA :
Accomplishments

Promoted to Assistant Manager within 12 months.

Experience
Forterra, Inc. - Mechanic
Lexington, KY, 01/2011 - Present
  • Specialized in repair of automatic and manual transmissions as well as repair, realignment, and replacement of brake systems.
  • Assisted lead mechanics with diagnosis and repair of all units and systems.
  • Maintained constant dedication to quality, maximized accuracy, and ensured jobs were completed correctly the first time.
  • Displayed solid commitment and loyalty to the company, often working overtime as needed.
Forterra, Inc. - Team Lead Technician
Louisville, KY, 01/2009 - 01/2011
  • Worked under the direction of a Master Train Builder.
  • Build trains from the base up; conduct train inspections after assembled; checked exhaust and electrical systems to ensure efficiency; operated crane to ensure trains were safely placed in the shop; utilized a variety of hand/power tools.
  • Promoted to Team Lead within five months; supervised eight full-time technicians and two apprentices.
  • Demonstrated talent for quickly and accurately diagnosing mechanical failures and determining corrective actions.
First Transit - Mechanic
Thornton, CO, 01/2007 - 01/2009
  • Performed major and minor repair service that included transmission installations, muffler replacement, break repair, oil changes, tune-ups and diagnostics.
Forterra, Inc. - Automotive Technician
Lynchburg, VA, 01/2005 - 01/2007
  • Conducted auto inspections, diagnostics and repairs on European imports to include engines, transmissions, differentials, brakes, clutches, starters, axles, steering gears, carburetors, fuel systems, cooling systems, and other mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Maintained accurate hours and repairs records.
  • Built solid reputation as highly skilled and quality-driven mechanic; entrusted with increased responsibility, often supervising other mechanics.
  • Recognized by management for expertise and routinely called upon for recommendations; provided valuable guidance that led to avoidance of lost time and damaged parts.
Cost Cutters Hair Salon - Mechanic
Verona, WI, 01/1998 - 01/2005
  • Specialized in repair of automatic and manual transmissions as well as repair, realignment, and replacement of brake systems.
  • Assisted lead mechanics with diagnosis and repair of all units and systems.
  • Maintained constant dedication to quality, maximized accuracy, and ensured jobs were completed correctly the first time.
  • Displayed solid commitment and loyalty to the company, often working overtime as needed.
Dozen Davis Automotive - Co-owner / Mechanic
City, STATE, 01/1993 - 01/1998
  • Supervised eleven full-time mechanics and one apprentice in troubleshooting, diagnosing, and repairing a wide variety of makes and models.
  • Managed day-to-day schedules and operations of repair shop, maintaining strong focus on quality workmanship and customer service.
  • Evaluated accuracy of diagnoses and approved recommended repairs.
  • Completed records, warranty documentation, and ensured proper maintenance of tools and equipment.
  • Meet face-to-face with customers to provide estimates and explained repairs.
  • Integral in establishing service and repair shop grounded on high-quality workmanship by providing strong leadership and motivation to junior mechanics and apprentices.
  • Led service and repair shop in achieving two nationally recognized Service Excellence awards for quality of work and commitment to customer service.
Pep-Boys - Ft. Worth/Irving - Assistant Manager
City, STATE, 01/1985 - 01/1992
  • Supervised ten full-time employees and apprentices; managed daily operations of the store; excellence sales representative; cashier; safe reconciliation; setup and created store displays that helped generate positive revenue; responsible for the success of turning three stores that were in the red into positive cash flow.
Skills

Automotive, cash flow, cashier, customer service, diagnosis, direction, documentation, electrical systems, focus, leadership, Team Lead, mechanical, Mechanic, oil, power tools, quality, repairs, repairing, sales, supervising, Technician, transmission, troubleshooting

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School Attended
  • ATI Technical School
  • Temple Jr. College
  • University of Texas
Job Titles Held:
  • Mechanic
  • Team Lead Technician
  • Mechanic
  • Automotive Technician
  • Mechanic
  • Co-owner / Mechanic
  • Assistant Manager
Degrees
  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) - A1, A4, A5, A6, A7 (High Honors) * Automotive Mechanic Technician
  • Bachelor