operator resume example with 8+ years of experience

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

I am currently a Terminal Operator with Intercontinental Terminals Company located in Pasadena,TX. In just a few short years in the industry, I have advanced from a contracted Dock Operator to now a level 4 Terminal Operator exercising and overseeing daily operations such as transfers, loads, unloads, switching, customer activity, railcar and tank truck operations, transfer lineups, tank gauging, process vapor relief systems and much more.

As I have room for further advancement, I wish to challenge myself with a more technical position with your company. With my can-do attitude, eagerness to learn, energy and passionate drive, I know I’m the best candidate for this position

  • Leadership
  • Reliability
  • Problem solving
  • Work ethic
  • Computer skills (Excel, JD Edwards, SCADA)
  • Emergency Response Experience
  • Safety protocols and procedures
  • Experience in SCADA systems
  • · Certified forklift, confined space, stage II CIMA first responder and currently possess a valid TX driver’s license and TWIC card.
  • Gauges petroleum products transferred to and from tanks, trucks, rail cars, and pipelines.
  • Performs valve lineups, switch and tank changes as required to move petroleum products in and out of storage tanks.
  • Works diligently and follows all safety requirements to prevent product contamination, spills and avoid product loss.
  • · Monitor docks or loading racks for leaks or spills of product or vapors during transfers and if necessary, take proper corrective action.
  • · Industrial fire brigade training including but not limited to: NFPA industrial firefighting safety and survival, 36 hr OSHA HAZMAT certification, incident command, personal accountability in emergency situations, hands-on hazard isolation and elimination via specialized fire fighting apparatus.
  • · Inspection/proving of equipment such as sampling instruments, gauging devices, hose slings, pressure gauges, land system meters and perform necessary troubleshooting techniques.
  • · Communicate with inspectors, tankermen, vessel/marine transport personnel, and other operations personnel to promote smooth execution of transfers.
  • · Familiar with plant safety standards such as safe driving, use of proper PPE, weather condition/environmental awareness, and understanding of product exposure and prevention via use of MSDS.
  • · Load/Unload barges, ships, railcars, and tank trucks safely in accordance with terminals procedures and regulations.
Education and Training
University of Houston Houston, TX Expected in : General Studies - GPA :
ITC Emergency Response , Expected in : Hazmat Technician - GPA :
Spectrum Health - Operator
Grant, MI, 04/2021 - Current

As a Terminal Operator Pumper, I am responsible for overseeing product transfer operations at rail racks, truck racks and marine docks where ships and barges are loaded or unloaded. My main objective is to make sure all tanks and gauges are prepared for each transfer and lineups are verified prior to transfer commencing.

My role as a Terminal Operator requires familiarity with tank line ups, manual and automated valves, pressure gauges, actuators, vapor control systems such as vapor spools, scully systems, line pigging, hose testing, line pressing, loading arm, maintenance, SCADA systems, flares and thermal oxidizers, also switching railcars, operating pumps, gauging cargo tanks and much more as part of my daily tasks.

Ultimately I strive to provide a safe working area for my fellow associates and contractors sharing the work space while operations take place.

Lippert Components - Dock Operator
Double Springs, AL, 06/2019 - 03/2021
  • Unloading and loading of barges and vessels
  • Performed Key meetings on vessels
  • Implemented best practices and streamlined workflows to maintain organized and safe plant environment.
  • Checked work areas to detect leaks and equipment malfunctions to promote safe operating conditions.
  • Observed gauges, recording instruments and flowmeters to maintain specified conditions.
  • Responded to alarms in plant operations, escalating emergent issues to mitigate risks.
  • Established priorities and assigned tasks to support dock operations.
  • Issued general work permits to contractors and neccesary technicians.
  • Align for pigging to and from tanks farms.
HEB Grocery Store - Fish Monger
City, STATE, 05/2014 - 04/2019
  • · Operated hand trucks, pallet jacks and forklifts to move materials across
  • · Troubleshot and resolved issues with cash registers, card scanners and printers
  • · Worked closely with front-end staff to assist customers
  • Sorted different types, sizes, species and colors of fish into correct carts and moved carts to outbound processing area.
  • · Processed all sales transactions accurately and in a timely fashion
  • Trimmed, filleted, scraped and cleaned seafood products
  • Kept detailed records of meat cuts for accurate inventories.
  • · Delivered superior service to customers during high-volume hours to cultivate a great reputation for the company
  • · Educated team members on how to safely handle products, use equipment and keep accurate records in accordance with food safety guidelines

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School Attended

  • University of Houston
  • ITC Emergency Response

Job Titles Held:

  • Operator
  • Dock Operator
  • Fish Monger


  • Some College (No Degree)

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