mechanical technician resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Thrives on learning new skills quickly and approaches daily challenges with flexibility and openness to changing needs. Superior work ethic with excellent communication, multitasking and prioritization skills.

  • Community relations
  • Process updates
  • Blueprint and schematic understanding
  • Key decision making
  • Contractor management
  • Employee discipline
  • Quality standards
  • Project coordination
  • Safe job site set-up
  • Construction equipment
  • OSHA safety requirements
  • Interpreting blueprints
Mechanical Technician, 07/2021 - Current
Gannett Co. Inc. South Bend, IN,
  • Diagnosed mechanical problems and determined solutions to correct concerns.
  • 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.
  • Operated pressure pumps, air electrical equipment and mechanical equipment.
  • Performed root cause analysis of problems, documented faults in tracking system and generated daily reports.
  • Troubleshot, diagnosed and repaired engineering equipment.
  • Orchestrated tooling changeovers, setups and repairs to minimize downtime and improve productivity.
  • Validated mechanical systems, solved problems identified and assisted in equipment startups.
  • Developed and supported mechanical system upgrades and met increasing production line demands.
  • Integrated test equipment and deployed and maintained production line systems.
Superintendent, 07/2014 - 07/2021
Clough, Harbour & Associates, Llp Houston, TX,
  • Oversaw complete construction process to maximize quality, cost controls and efficiency.
  • Operated heavy machinery with extreme care and caution, following specific employer guidelines for safety.
  • Performed preventative maintenance on vehicles and heavy equipment.
  • Complied with company policies, objectives and communication goals.
  • Identified and corrected performance and personnel issues to reduce impact to business operations.
  • Flagged motorists to provide warning of obstacles and repair work.
  • Designed, fabricated and installed upgrades to improve existing equipment.
  • Consulted blueprints and repair manuals to complete high-quality repairs and restore optimal functionality.
  • Installed new systems, replacement parts and components to maintain proper operation.
  • Diagnosed problems with mechanical and electrical systems and equipment using advanced troubleshooting abilities.
  • Mentored junior maintenance professionals to provide instruction on correct repair procedures.
  • Operated hand and power tools to complete repairs.
  • Performed performance and safety inspections on equipment and machinery to maintain operational baseline.
  • Double checked supply inventories to ensure project specific correctness and optimize work readiness.
  • Observed safety protocols in field to prevent injuries and accidents.
  • Developed process improvements to increase reliability and equipment performance.
  • Maintained clear and safe workspace areas to meet OSHA standards.
  • Completed assignments on-time and under budget.
  • Cleaned and maintained machinery and equipment safely using required products.
Wildland Firefighter, 01/2013 - 07/2014
Viejas Enterprises Alpine, CA,
  • Stayed in close contact with dispatchers to obtain and relay current information about fire status, supplies and personnel.
  • Organized fire caches and positioned equipment for most effective response at emergency calls, which resulted in quicker action times.
  • Minimized devastating wildfires by employing hand tools, dozers and air drops for containment operations.
  • Informed and educated local community members about fire prevention and safety.
  • Operated pumps connected to high-pressure hoses.
  • Assessed nature and extent of fire, condition of buildings, danger to adjacent buildings and water supply status to determine crew or company requirements.
  • Extinguished flames and embers to suppress fires with shovels and hand-driven water or chemical pumps.
  • Planned, developed, implemented and monitored fire safety plans to address specific fire and life safety systems.
  • Laid hose lines and operated nozzles, pumps, hydrants and fire extinguishers.
  • Cleaned, serviced and maintained fire apparatus in condition of readiness and performed general maintenance of fire department property.
  • Inspected buildings for fire prevention and hazardous materials code violations or potential hazards.
  • Trained continuously to maintain required physical fitness for demanding work.
  • Checked all equipment, including hoses and breathing masks after fire calls to determine proper functionality.
Correctional Officer, 02/2011 - 01/2013
Waukesha County Waukesha, WI,
  • Directed visitor sign-in, documenting processes and completing appropriate visitation logs.
  • Supervised residents during meal distribution and intake, recreation time and work-site performance.
  • Informed inmates and visitors of rules, safety and security procedures and responsibilities.
  • Transported inmates to and from personal appointments, including medical and dental appointments, funerals, work details and court hearings.
  • Monitored daily activities to identify and manage suspicious behavior, improper conduct and signs of conflict.
  • Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
  • Employed de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.
  • Recommended further treatment strategies and diagnostic efforts for inmates.
  • Inspected cells and conducted random searches of common areas.
  • Instructed inmates on work detail and oversaw work-site transportation.
  • Received property from incoming inmates, provided receipts and inspected items for contraband.
  • Reviewed housing assignments and reassigned inmates to meet allocation and safety needs.
  • Enforced resident behavior management protocols and drafted incident reports for infractions.
  • Processed inmate intake and re-assignment by completing paperwork, conducting searches and recording fingerprints.
  • Maintained clear and open communications with all facility areas to support safe operations.
  • Detected potential threats and quickly defused conflicts.
Education and Training
GED: , Expected in 05/2009
West Ga Tech - Lagrange, GA
Status -
CDL Driving: CDL Training, Expected in 10/2011
West Ga Tech - Lagrange, GA
Status -

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School Attended

  • West Ga Tech
  • West Ga Tech

Job Titles Held:

  • Mechanical Technician
  • Superintendent
  • Wildland Firefighter
  • Correctional Officer


  • GED
  • CDL Driving

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